Half Of All Refugees Admitted To the U.S. This Year Were Muslim
Muslims make up the largest religious group entering the U.S. as refugees this year, a new Pew Research survey reveals.
According to data from the State Department’s Refugee Processing Center, 28,957 refugees that have been admitted to the country since October 1, 2015 identity as Muslim.
That’s 46% of the total 63,000 refugees this past year and the largest of any religious group.