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PORT OF ENTRY/INS OFFICE

Location of entry to the U.S. for new immigrant arrivals; the INS office for aliens adjusting to legal permanent residence.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

MONTH OF ADMISSION

Month granted legal permanent residence.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

YEAR OF ADMISSION

Calendar year granted legal permanent residence.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

IMMIGRANT CLASS OF ADMISSION

Classification for admission to legal permanent residence specified by immigration law. See Appendix 1.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

COUNTRY OF CHARGEABILITY

The independent country accredited for immigrant admitted to legal permanent residence. Usually determined by country of birth. Used only for immigrants granted legal permanent residence under a family or employment preference class of adm... (view details)

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

AGE

Age at the time alien granted legal permanent residence.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

Country where alien was born. Same codes as country of chargeability above except excludes 710 and includes 403, 404, 505, 506, and 583, and 710. ... (view details)

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

OCCUPATION/LABOR FORCE STATUS

For aliens qualifying for immigration based on job skill (employment based preference principals) occupation refers to U.S. employment. For all others, occupation/labor force status may refer to the position or status in their last country... (view details)

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

COUNTRY OF LAST PERMANENT RESIDENCE

Country where alien most recently lived. Codes same as country of birth above except excludes 700 and 710.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

MARITAL STATUS

Marital status at the time alien granted legal permanent residence.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

GENDER

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

NATIONALITY

Country of citizenship or where alien deemed a national.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

TYPE OF CASE

A recoding of class of admission.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

STATE OF INTENDED RESIDENCE

U.S. address on immigrant application. More likely a permanent address for aliens adjusting status than for new arrivals.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

LABOR CERTIFICATION

A requirement of certain immigrants whose admission is based on job skills. Labor certification is awarded by the Secretary of Labor when there are insufficient numbers of U.S. workers available to undertake the work sought by an applicant... (view details)

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

INS DISTRICT OF INTENDED RESIDENCE

INS office serving U.S. address given on immigrant application.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

NONIMMIGRANT CLASS OF ENTRY

The most recent nonimigrant class of admission for immigrants adjusting their status. Field is blank for new arrivals.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

NONIMMIGRANT YEAR OF ENTRY

Calendar year of entry for most recent nonimmigrant class of entry. Should be blank for new arrivals.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

ZIP CODE OF INTENDED RESIDENCE

Based on U.S. address on immigrant application. See State of Intended Residence above.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

IMMIGRANT CLASS OF ADMISSION (2-DIGIT)

A recoding of the three-digit Class of Admission above.

Taken from: Immigrants Admitted to the United States, 1997.

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