Who are the applicants for DACA?
One year after the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program began, more than half a million people have applied for deferred removal action. The program, available to undocumented immigrants ages 15 to 30, offers temporary supension of deportation and authorization to work in the U.S. Read related article.
Number of applications submitted in each state
Some applicants in California
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Age of applicants, by sex
Application status as of June 30
71.9 percent of all applications have been approved
23.6 percent are still under review
4.5 percent were rejected or denied
SOURCE: Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program. GRAPHIC: The Washington Post. Published Aug. 14, 2013.