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Southwest Land Border Encounters

Demographics for U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) and Office of Field Operations (OFO) include:

  • Accompanied Minors
  • Family Unit Apprehensions (FMUA)
  • Single Adults
  • Unaccompanied Children (UC)

For a breakdown of encounters by USBP Sector and OFO Field Office, visit Southwest Land Border Encounters (By Component)U.S. Border Patrol Southwest Border Apprehensions by Sector, and Southwest Border Inadmissibles by Field Office.

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1Beginning in March FY2020, USBP and OFO Encounter statistics include both Title 8 Apprehensions, Title 8 Inadmissibles, and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title 8 and Title 42 Statistics

Last modified: 
April 23, 2021