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Southwest Border Inadmissibles by Field Office Fiscal Year 2020

Southwest Border Unaccompanied Alien Children (0-17 yr old) Encounters1

Comparisons below reflect Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 To Date (TD) compared to FY 2020 TD.

Unaccompanied Alien Children by Field Office
Field OfficeFY 2019 TD AUGFY 2020 TD AUG% Change 
FY 2019 AUG to FY 2020 AUG
El Paso649269-59%
Laredo75786014%
San Diego1,9981,235-38%
Tucson729192-74%
Southwest Border Total4,1332,556-38%

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

Southwest Border Family Unit* Encounters1

Comparisons below reflect Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 To Date (TD) compared to FY 2020 TD.

Family Units by Field Office
Field OfficeFY 2019 TD AUGFY 2020 TD AUG% Change 
FY 2019 AUG to FY 2020 AUG
El Paso10,3643,826-63%
Laredo15,0206,619-56%
San Diego12,7324,639-64%
Tucson9,0763,594-60%
Southwest Border Total47,19218,678-60%

*Family Unit represents the number of individuals (either a child under 18 years old, parent or legal guardian) deemed inadmissible with a family member by the Office of Field Operations.

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

Southwest Border Accompanied Minor Child* Encounters1

Comparisons below reflect Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 To Date (TD) compared to FY 2020 TD.

Accompanied Minor Children by Field Office
Field OfficeFY 2019 TD AUGFY 2020 TD AUG% Change 
FY 2019 AUG to 2020 AUG
El Paso1121164%
Laredo611295-52%
San Diego748616%
Tucson8010228%
Southwest Border Total877599-32%

*Accompanied Minor Child represents a child accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and the parent or legal guardian is either a U.S. Citizen, Lawful Permanent Resident or admissible alien, and the child is determined to be inadmissible.

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

Southwest Border Single Adult Encounters1

Comparisons below reflect Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 To Date (TD) compared to FY 2020 TD.

Single Adults by Field Office
Field OfficeFY 2019 TD AUGFY 2020 TD AUG% Change 
FY 2019 AUG to FY 2020 AUG
El Paso11,5215,166-55%
Laredo27,33711,799-57%
San Diego17,31712,369-29%
Tucson5,3513,336-38%
Southwest Border Total61,52632,670-47%

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

Southwest Border Unaccompanied Alien Children Encounters1 by Fiscal Year

Numbers below reflect Fiscal Years 2017 - 2019 and FY 2020 TD.

Unaccompanied Alien Children by Country
CountryFY 2017 FY 2018FY 2019FY 2020 TD AUG
El Salvador1,721833144181
Guatemala2,8293,691667130
Honduras1,1731,655531320
Mexico1,5562,2102,9521,831

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

Southwest Border Family Unit* Encounters1 by Fiscal Year

Numbers below reflect Fiscal Years 2017 - 2019 and FY20 TD.

Family Unit by Country
CountryFY 2017 FY 2018FY 2019FY 2020 TD AUG
El Salvador4,5773,7381,460242
Guatemala6,78912,1854,452242
Honduras4,2468,3274,812667
Mexico10,62821,41130,09914,283

*Family Unit represents the number of individuals (either a child under 18 years old, parent or legal guardian) deemed inadmissible with a family member by the Office of Field Operations.

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

Southwest Border Accompanied Minor Child*  Encounters1 by Fiscal Year

Numbers below reflect Fiscal Years 2017 - 2019 and FY 2020 TD.

Accompanied Minor Children by Country
CountryFY 2017 FY 2018FY 2019FY 2020 TD AUG
El Salvador241464
Guatemala4685139
Honduras34581814
Mexico9401,184872512

*Accompanied Minor Child represents a child accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and the parent or legal guardian is either a U.S. Citizen, Lawful Permanent Resident or admissible alien, and the child is determined to be inadmissible.

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

Southwest Border Single Adult Encounters1 by Fiscal Year

Numbers below reflect Fiscal Years 2017 - 2019 and FY 2020 TD.

Single Adults by Country
CountryFY 2017 FY 2018FY 2019FY 2020 TD AUG
El Salvador1,0201,088934220
Guatemala1,1001,648898393
Honduras9171,7191,966421
Mexico41,04445,52536,69725,220

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

 

Southwest Border Encounters1 Fiscal Year 2020 - By Month

1 Beginning in March FY20,  OFO Encounters statistics include both Title 8  Inadmissibles and Title 42 Expulsions. To learn more, visit: Title-8-and-Title-42-Statistics

FMUA:   Family Unit Inadmissible
UAC:      Unaccompanied Alien Children
AMC:     Accompanied Minor Child
SA:         Single Adult
 

FY20 October

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 OCTFY 2020 OCTFY 2020 OCTFY 2020 OCTFY 2020 OCT
El Paso83847119551,851
Laredo1,370140582,2163,784
San Diego1,020131221,5052,678
Tucson77042116001,423
Total3,9983601025,2779,736

FY20 November

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 NOVFY 2020 NOVFY 2020 NOVFY 2020 NOVFY 2020 NOV
El Paso88432118021,729
Laredo1,534152351,6863,407
San Diego98416111,4452,591
Tucson7362466251,391
Total4,138369534,5589,118

FY20 December

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 DECFY 2020 DECFY 2020 DECFY 2020 DECFY 2020 DEC
El Paso7673705381,342
Laredo1,281147481,4302,906
San Diego86419381,3922,457
Tucson5463954151,005
Total3,458416613,7757,710

FY20 January

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 JANFY 2020 JANFY 2020 JANFY 2020 JANFY 2020 JAN
El Paso6274016041,272
Laredo1,041143261,5062,716
San Diego83619221,4082,438
Tucson533214392950
Total3,037396333,9107,376

FY20 February

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 FEBFY 2020 FEBFY 2020 FEBFY 2020 FEBFY 2020 FEB
El Paso425193512959
Laredo851160221,3812,414
San Diego59221721,3732,184
Tucson63924113721,046
Total2,507420383,6386,603

FY20 March

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 MARFY 2020 MARFY 2020 MARFY 2020 MARFY 2020 MAR
El Paso228200394642
Laredo45561159241,455
San Diego21515569981,374
Tucson2821119271583
Total1,180247402,5894,054

FY20 April

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 APRFY 2020 APRFY 2020 APRFY 2020 APRFY 2020 APR
El Paso282136148
Laredo8313243267
San Diego0123415430
Tucson12606179
Total222918855924

FY20 May

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 MAYFY 2020 MAYFY 2020 MAYFY 2020 MAYFY 2020 MAY
El Paso11911222253
Laredo311411472528
San Diego21185686730
Tucson1013119133
Total73422301,4991,644

FY20 June

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 JUNFY 2020 JUNFY 2020 JUNFY 2020 JUNFY 2020 JUN
El Paso61727344394
Laredo131012504539
San Diego385539681,064
Tucson41614155216
Total9888561,9712,213

FY20 July

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 JULFY 2020 JULFY 2020 JULFY 2020 JULFY 2020 JUL
El Paso182726357428
Laredo14719645685
San Diego1842111,0491,120
Tucson11712132162
Total6183682,1832,395

FY20 August

 FMUAUACAMCSATOTAL
Field OfficesFY 2020 AUGFY 2020 AUGFY 2020 AUGFY 2020 AUGFY 2020 AUG
El Paso201324302359
Laredo212336792872
San Diego5159231,1301,263
Tucson141117194236
Total1061061002,4182,730
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September 4, 2020