2017 Fiscal Year H-2A Visa Recipients


H-2A visas allow foreign national entry into the U.S. for temporary or seasonal agricultural work. Today’s map of the day shows the number of H-2A visa recipients by city for the 2017 fiscal year represented by the blue circles. In addition the map also has a second layer which displays the proportion of the population that speaks English poorly  (linguistic isolation)  indicated by the color scheme.

Data source: United States Department of Labor. Web accessed 9/7/17.

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