U.S. border immigration enforcement statistics by month

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last updated 24 October 2021

Introduction

Figure 1: Monthly southwest border apprehensions by administration, Border Patrol only

Figure 2: Monthly southwest border apprehensions of unaccompanied minors by administration, Border Patrol only

Figure 3: Monthly southwest border apprehensions of family units by administration, Border Patrol only


Tables:

Table 1: Southwest border apprehensions by demographic
(Border Patrol and Office of Field Operations combined, all countries of origin)

demographictotalunaccompanied
children
family
units
single
adults
accompanied
minors
Oct 201131,323
Nov 201128,601
Dec 201124,360
Jan 201230,758
Feb 201236,990
Mar 201248,520
Apr 201246,660
May 201242,995
Jun 201236,794
Jul 201232,801
Aug 201233,686
Sep 201232,375
Oct 201234,836
Nov 201233,153
Dec 201229,075
Jan 201332,481
Feb 201340,632
Mar 201354,009
Apr 201354,761
May 201350,481
Jun 201340,785
Jul 201339,993
Aug 201341,110
Sep 201338,182
Oct 201341,828
Nov 201338,685
Dec 201336,695
Jan 201435,181
Feb 201442,399
Mar 201457,405
Apr 201459,119
May 201468,804
Jun 201466,541
Jul 201448,819
Aug 201439,758
Sep 201434,003
Oct 201435,903
Nov 201433,032
Dec 201434,243
Jan 201530,180
Feb 201532,550
Mar 201539,162
Apr 201538,296
May 201540,683
Jun 201538,619
Jul 201538,611
Aug 201542,415
Sep 201541,165
Oct 201545,516
Nov 201545,755
Dec 201548,742
Jan 201633,657
Feb 201638,311
Mar 201646,118
Apr 201648,511
May 201655,386
Jun 201645,722
Jul 201646,966
Aug 201651,961
Sep 201656,535
Oct 201666,8428,53419,61538,693
Nov 201663,3618,78320,72533,853
Dec 201658,4128,15020,00730,255
Jan 201742,4634,99612,05325,414
Feb 201723,5572,1744,17717,206
Mar 201716,7941,1621,89413,738
Apr 201715,7981,1351,89912,764
May 201719,9661,6852,65315,628
Jun 201721,6732,1993,56815,906
Jul 201725,0692,8625,06717,140
Aug 201730,5823,4576,86620,259
Sep 201731,2803,5446,47321,263
Oct 201734,8713,8088,46722,596
Nov 201739,0514,69811,28523,068
Dec 201740,5194,99513,54321,981
Jan 201835,9053,9229,76022,223
Feb 201836,7513,7599,97923,013
Mar 201850,3475,24414,74230,361
Apr 201851,1685,33115,94829,889
May 201851,8627,19214,80829,862
Jun 201843,1805,60613,07424,500
Jul 201840,1494,40612,90422,839
Aug 201846,7194,88016,48325,356
Sep 201850,5684,81920,12025,629
Oct 201860,7815,41827,29427,98386
Nov 201862,4695,66230,15326,58470
Dec 201860,7945,10431,89723,71281
Jan 201958,3175,51528,41724,31570
Feb 201976,5457,24340,74028,48676
Mar 2019103,7319,38057,41936,84191
Apr 2019109,4159,26562,31337,74592
May 2019144,11611,86188,58743,59870
Jun 2019104,3117,67860,96235,60368
Jul 201981,7775,84646,79129,05387
Aug 201962,7074,11930,52927,97386
Sep 201952,5463,54322,01026,91974
Oct 201945,1393,20113,71928,117102
Nov 201942,6433,67713,14425,76953
Dec 201940,5653,63912,05324,81261
Jan 202036,5853,0768,19825,27833
Feb 202036,6873,4907,11726,04238
Mar 202034,4603,2214,63526,56440
Apr 202017,10674173815,60918
May 202023,2371,0081,05221,14730
Jun 202033,0491,6911,67929,62356
Jul 202040,9292,5092,05036,30268
Aug 202050,0143,1032,71544,095101
Sep 202057,6743,8833,89449,81087
Oct 202071,9484,8134,74762,276112
Nov 202072,1134,5914,30263,13189
Dec 202073,9954,9654,40664,53787
Jan 202178,4145,8207,29665,193105
Feb 2021101,0999,40219,59071,962145
Mar 2021173,27718,87054,132100,116159
Apr 2021178,79517,06750,094111,500134
May 2021180,59714,05244,747121,643155
Jun 2021189,03415,23055,896117,739169
Jul 2021213,59318,95483,499110,835305
Aug 2021209,84018,80686,631103,980423
Sep 2021192,00114,35864,388113,030225
demographictotalunaccompanied
children
family
units
single
adults
accompanied
minors

Table 2: Southwest border apprehensions, by demographic, Border Patrol only
(all countries of origin)

demographictotalunaccompanied
children
family
units
single
adults
Oct 199991,410
Nov 199976,196
Dec 199971,252
Jan 2000185,979
Feb 2000211,328
Mar 2000220,063
Apr 2000180,050
May 2000166,296
Jun 2000115,093
Jul 2000113,956
Aug 2000114,312
Sep 200097,744
Oct 200082,632
Nov 200067,709
Dec 200055,081
Jan 2001125,090
Feb 2001152,229
Mar 2001170,580
Apr 2001142,813
May 2001122,927
Jun 200189,131
Jul 200183,602
Aug 200184,648
Sep 200159,276
Oct 200137,812
Nov 200132,506
Dec 200131,501
Jan 200279,793
Feb 200295,724
Mar 2002126,992
Apr 2002121,921
May 200297,424
Jun 200278,655
Jul 200276,661
Aug 200282,557
Sep 200268,263
Oct 200261,792
Nov 200247,731
Dec 200237,824
Jan 200386,925
Feb 200396,869
Mar 200398,399
Apr 200375,359
May 200388,690
Jun 200375,530
Jul 200379,284
Aug 200384,486
Sep 200372,176
Oct 200365,391
Nov 200357,894
Dec 200343,614
Jan 200492,521
Feb 2004110,669
Mar 2004154,981
Apr 2004135,468
May 2004118,726
Jun 200494,590
Jul 200492,165
Aug 200493,246
Sep 200480,017
Oct 200475,913
Nov 200465,135
Dec 200448,406
Jan 200593,020
Feb 2005113,775
Mar 2005143,048
Apr 2005140,062
May 2005115,823
Jun 200590,786
Jul 200594,954
Aug 200596,733
Sep 200593,741
Oct 200583,557
Nov 200570,975
Dec 200552,673
Jan 2006101,195
Feb 2006125,046
Mar 2006160,696
Apr 2006126,538
May 2006105,450
Jun 200668,366
Jul 200659,641
Aug 200659,751
Sep 200658,084
Oct 200660,713
Nov 200651,594
Dec 200640,527
Jan 200771,934
Feb 200779,268
Mar 2007114,137
Apr 2007104,465
May 200788,504
Jun 200771,338
Jul 200766,782
Aug 200759,795
Sep 200749,581
Oct 200751,339
Nov 200742,209
Dec 200731,802
Jan 200859,028
Feb 200873,483
Mar 200889,770
Apr 200891,566
May 200869,233
Jun 200853,854
Jul 200849,472
Aug 200848,541
Sep 200844,708
Oct 200842,938
Nov 200832,780
Dec 200825,947
Jan 200944,502
Feb 200949,211
Mar 200967,342
Apr 200958,493
May 200950,884
Jun 200946,044
Jul 200943,843
Aug 200943,522
Sep 200935,359
Oct 200940,8901,533
Nov 200932,8151,171
Dec 200925,034998
Jan 201034,7841,305
Feb 201042,7901,695
Mar 201061,3612,364
Apr 201055,2372,039
May 201047,0452,028
Jun 201032,9551,635
Jul 201025,6091,167
Aug 201026,4151,350
Sep 201022,7961,126
Oct 201026,1651,097
Nov 201022,4051,092
Dec 201019,4291,011
Jan 201123,9261,073
Feb 201128,7861,310
Mar 201142,0141,956
Apr 201136,2511,718
May 201131,2361,435
Jun 201127,1661,313
Jul 201123,1701,253
Aug 201124,1661,360
Sep 201122,8631,331
Oct 201125,6121,465
Nov 201123,3681,446
Dec 201118,9831,259
Jan 201225,7141,635
Feb 201231,5792,077
Mar 201242,2182,755
Apr 201240,6282,703
May 201236,9662,541
Jun 201230,6692,071
Jul 201226,9782,118
Aug 201227,5672,289
Sep 201226,5912,044
Oct 201228,9292,33379925,797
Nov 201227,6362,39277624,468
Dec 201223,2432,21874620,279
Jan 201326,9212,26084723,814
Feb 201335,0422,98692331,133
Mar 201347,2934,1201,31041,863
Apr 201348,2124,2061,38442,622
May 201343,8563,9851,31538,556
Jun 201334,4363,3841,25029,802
Jul 201333,2303,6071,65127,972
Aug 201333,7973,7181,90728,172
Sep 201331,8023,5501,94726,305
Oct 201335,3124,1812,41428,717
Nov 201331,8964,3442,78624,766
Dec 201329,5284,3273,31121,890
Jan 201428,6683,7062,28622,676
Feb 201436,4034,8453,28128,277
Mar 201449,5967,1765,75236,668
Apr 201451,5027,7016,51137,290
May 201460,68310,57812,77237,333
Jun 201457,86210,62016,33030,912
Jul 201440,7085,4997,40527,804
Aug 201431,3883,1383,29624,954
Sep 201425,8252,4262,30121,098
Oct 201426,4502,5192,16221,769
Nov 201424,6412,6102,41519,616
Dec 201425,0192,8582,89119,270
Jan 201521,5142,1181,62217,774
Feb 201524,3762,3852,04119,950
Mar 201529,7913,1262,78223,883
Apr 201529,7503,2733,08723,390
May 201531,5763,9433,86123,772
Jun 201529,3033,8334,04221,428
Jul 201528,3884,1824,50319,703
Aug 201530,2394,6385,15920,442
Sep 201530,2864,4855,27320,528
Oct 201532,7244,9436,02521,756
Nov 201532,8385,6046,47120,763
Dec 201537,0146,7578,97321,284
Jan 201623,7583,0893,14317,526
Feb 201626,0723,0923,05019,930
Mar 201633,3164,2094,45124,656
Apr 201638,0895,1625,62027,307
May 201640,3375,5946,78327,960
Jun 201634,4504,7506,62723,073
Jul 201633,7235,0267,56921,128
Aug 201637,0485,7679,35321,928
Sep 201639,5015,6999,60924,193
Oct 201646,1846,70413,11526,365
Nov 201647,2117,34615,58824,277
Dec 201643,2517,18716,13919,925
Jan 201731,5764,4059,30017,871
Feb 201718,7541,9103,12313,721
Mar 201712,1951,0411,12610,028
Apr 201711,1279971,1189,012
May 201714,5191,4731,58011,466
Jun 201716,0871,9492,32211,816
Jul 201718,1872,4753,38912,323
Aug 201722,2882,9874,63114,670
Sep 201722,5372,9614,19115,385
Oct 201725,4883,1554,83617,497
Nov 201729,0853,9727,01618,097
Dec 201728,9954,0618,12016,814
Jan 201825,9753,2025,65317,120
Feb 201826,6663,1115,47518,080
Mar 201837,3904,1408,87524,375
Apr 201838,2434,2849,64624,313
May 201840,3396,3679,48524,487
Jun 201834,0895,0809,43519,574
Jul 201831,2993,9119,25318,135
Aug 201837,5244,39312,76020,371
Sep 201841,4864,36016,65820,468
Oct 201851,0054,96423,11622,925
Nov 201851,8575,25725,16421,436
Dec 201850,7514,75327,50718,491
Jan 201947,9795,10524,18818,686
Feb 201966,8836,81736,53023,536
Mar 201992,8338,95653,20430,673
Apr 201999,2738,88058,71331,680
May 2019132,85611,47584,48636,895
Jun 201994,9027,37257,35830,172
Jul 201971,9785,55442,54323,881
Aug 201950,6843,72225,04921,913
Sep 201940,5073,16515,82421,518
Oct 201935,4022,8419,72122,840
Nov 201933,5243,3089,00621,210
Dec 201932,8533,2238,59521,035
Jan 202029,2052,6805,16121,364
Feb 202030,0773,0704,61022,397
Mar 202030,3892,9743,45523,960
Apr 202016,18271271614,754
May 202021,59396697919,648
Jun 202030,8361,6031,58127,652
Jul 202038,5362,4261,98934,121
Aug 202047,2832,9982,60941,676
Sep 202054,7713,7563,80847,207
Oct 202069,0494,6904,63459,727
Nov 202069,1694,4754,17260,522
Dec 202071,1424,8524,24862,041
Jan 202175,3175,6887,06662,562
Feb 202197,6439,26319,28969,091
Mar 2021169,21618,71653,41197,089
Apr 2021173,69916,90048,297108,502
May 2021172,65413,87840,816117,960
Jun 2021178,64915,02250,106113,521
Jul 2021200,65818,68176,572105,405
Aug 2021296,51418,49279,899 98,123
Sep 2021185,51514,18062,577108,758
demographictotalunaccompanied
children
family
units
single
adults

Table 3: Nationwide apprehensions, by country of origin
(Border Patrol and Office of Field Operations combined, all demographics combined)

countryMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl SalvadorBrazilCubaChina PRVenezuelaIndiaNicaraguaPhilippinesHaitiEcuadorColombiaRussiaother
Oct 201924,991 6,047 5,878 2,656 1,7131,9311,911 1,0421,068 4272,999 289 1,429 340 410 8,028
Nov 201923,111 6,429 4,948 2,252 1,9321,2441,882 8451,075 3962,681 512 1,248 371 342 8,256
Dec 201921,236 6,772 4,567 2,035 1,5941,0091,679 8841,046 3792,755 710 1,680 359 358 9,123
Jan 202022,865 4,761 2,972 1,385 1,475 7321,938 4611,173 3012,661 568 1,633 431 361 8,537
Feb 202023,113 5,070 3,147 1,560 1,084 6741,876 4261,800 3032,339 911 1,521 510 35710,193
Mar 202022,390 4,463 3,555 1,490 635 5201,519 3541,937 3203,872 646 1,441 352 445 7,930
Apr 202012,398 1,380 1,995 570 120 183 763 361,767 1204,821 45 706 29 553 4,257
May 202019,289 763 1,908 488 116 5391,155 782,200 1496,214 50 395 45 831 5,657
Jun 202027,991 1,090 2,242 560 80 9811,244 552,377 1346,423 201 188 52 820 5,650
Jul 202033,302 2,459 2,964 968 931,6121,138 941,302 1533,525 237 222 58 430 5,115
Aug 202038,500 4,190 4,132 1,497 812,2161,547 1201,914 2113,813 143 780 79 446 6,038
Sep 202040,644 6,012 5,049 2,252 2242,3741,743 1252,224 2713,752 979 1,649 142 593 5,828
Oct 202048,680 9,402 7,535 3,107 2421,6912,275 2652,337 3143,603 703 2,336 407 469 7,219
Nov 202045,50810,428 8,309 3,736 2991,6142,433 3862,435 4463,343 216 2,875 453 691 5,900
Dec 202040,79312,55910,535 4,015 3802,1221,882 3712,611 7084,109 330 3,745 371 722 7,493
Jan 202142,53913,21211,362 3,646 4341,9722,183 4592,300 5753,440 1,805 3,669 373 790 6,517
Feb 202145,71019,24520,275 5,640 1,0773,8811,450 1,0851,917 7483,066 872 3,507 399 720 5,967
Mar 202164,31134,17542,377 9,537 4,0785,7161,881 2,7402,449 1,9904,127 3,169 5,675 527 897 8,376
Apr 202167,41530,15738,35811,102 8,8243,3401,801 6,1723,001 3,1203,995 1,305 8,127 583 889 8,001
May 202172,39326,54632,30110,503 7,4762,7371,903 7,6622,866 4,4513,835 2,93911,766 8211,069 9,191
Jun 202166,31630,35235,18011,634 6,6813,1221,868 7,7282,493 7,4724,418 6,04212,869 9091,245 9,494
Jul 202161,54836,58645,46212,772 8,7563,6052,004 6,2562,34313,5094,289 5,62317,4051,1081,55911,094
Aug 202157,93337,21142,24412,742 9,2334,5851,827 6,4362,74910,0244,036 7,75717,6821,9571,72713,100
Sep 202161,59324,41827,23111,02910,5794,9181,96410,9393,161 7,3653,99217,966 7,4192,5872,46215,999
countryMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl SalvadorBrazilCubaChina PRVenezuelaIndiaNicaraguaPhilippinesHaitiEcuadorColombiaRussiaother

Table 4: Southwest border apprehensions, by country of origin
(Border Patrol and Office of Field Operations combined, all demographics combined)

countryMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl SalvadorotherBrazilCubaEcuadorHaitiNicaraguaVenezuelaTurkey
Oct 201717,539 8,192 3,959 2,745 2,436
Nov 201717,39510,306 5,198 3,270 2,882
Dec 201716,06413,250 5,105 3,034 3,046
Jan 201818,175 9,060 4,721 1,891 2,058
Feb 201819,169 9,080 4,709 1,804 1,989
Mar 201824,53711,836 8,247 2,643 3,084
Apr 201822,98012,624 9,304 3,144 3,116
May 201819,38514,17010,576 3,820 3,911
Jun 201816,08811,129 8,858 3,492 3,613
Jul 201815,414 9,486 7,744 3,240 4,265
Aug 201817,83011,048 9,526 3,789 4,526
Sep 201817,99113,15010,325 4,170 4,932
Oct 201819,54218,15213,059 4,853 5,175
Nov 201816,98219,95814,409 5,201 5,919
Dec 201813,94122,15214,717 3,934 6,050
Jan 201916,56918,97813,440 3,804 5,526
Feb 201917,90324,25022,610 5,522 6,260
Mar 201922,31834,03029,390 9,302 8,691
Apr 201921,53533,52131,49211,20211,665
May 201923,12645,30642,72016,13416,830
Jun 201920,85524,86829,67512,72516,188
Jul 201918,60314,53624,897 9,97613,765
Aug 201921,241 8,75015,592 6,07611,048
Sep 201924,463 5,697 9,121 3,622 9,643
Oct 201923,275 5,909 5,719 2,582 7,6541,5041,843 1,343 230 348 728 18
Nov 201922,255 6,240 4,774 2,175 7,1991,6981,182 1,181 459 313 588 7
Dec 201920,250 6,490 4,382 1,939 7,5041,331 949 1,638 657 304 693 17
Jan 202021,872 4,580 2,778 1,330 6,0251,141 655 1,565 490 218 243 12
Feb 202022,095 4,885 2,977 1,488 5,242 726 596 1,437 839 209 206 30
Mar 202021,313 4,329 3,350 1,441 4,027 327 432 1,381 586 215 166 17
Apr 202011,995 1,357 1,891 553 1,310 81 164 682 20 89 9 0
May 202018,988 724 1,746 471 1,308 39 535 368 8 70 10 3
Jun 202027,475 1,064 2,147 542 1,821 61 947 146 154 97 13 3
Jul 202032,133 2,418 2,905 947 2,526 501,567 151 155 110 36 2
Aug 202036,927 4,146 4,028 1,478 3,435 342,181 685 55 126 49 0
Sep 202039,133 5,912 4,846 2,219 5,564 1692,359 1,518 882 192 46 0
Oct 202046,786 9,292 7,370 3,014 5,467 1631,679 2,221 593 256 143 11
Nov 202044,16410,323 8,199 3,650 5,777 2291,589 2,765 97 387 184 2
Dec 202039,37012,45410,358 3,921 7,891 2912,067 3,676 237 640 204 1
Jan 202140,79313,13711,232 3,580 9,672 3081,899 3,5981,718 534 295 16
Feb 202144,25719,15420,180 5,59911,909 9916,848 3,440 827 706 913 12
Mar 202165,20434,06042,116 9,47525,1223,9965,700 5,5793,084 1,9302,566 43
Apr 202165,59730,05338,20511,04333,8978,7503,288 8,0791,250 3,0746,048 95
May 202170,87426,45232,13110,46240,6787,3742,66311,6912,817 4,4147,500169
Jun 202164,90830,24635,03310,58247,2656,5673,07212,8045,903 7,4367,582183
Jul 202159,95926,46845,29710,71959,1508,6433,55717,3345,51013,4566,126150
Aug 202156,39737,10842,12510,69261,5189,0984,49417,5997,580 9,9486,296251
Sep 202159,98524,28827,07810,95369,697
countryMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl SalvadorotherBrazilCubaEcuadorHaitiNicaraguaVenezuelaTurkey

Table 5: Southwest border apprehensions, by demographic and by country of origin
(Border Patrol and Office of Field Operations combined)

demographicunaccompanied childrenfamily unit memberssingle adult
countryMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl SalvadorotherMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl SalvadorotherMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl Salvadorother
Oct 20171,0141,683 589 392 1301,435 3,395 1,821 1,217 59915,090 3,114 1,5491,136 1,707
Nov 20171,0072,315 752 455 1691,824 4,597 2,679 1,593 59214,564 3,394 1,7671,222 2,121
Dec 2017 8632,881 720 404 1272,130 6,467 2,721 1,515 7113,071 3,902 1,6641,115 2,848
Jan 20181,0011,963 628 253 771,863 3,885 2,684 822 50615,311 3,212 1,409 816 1,475
Feb 20181,0061,782 647 264 602,191 3,917 2,523 774 57415,972 3,381 1,539 766 1,355
Mar 20181,3142,2171,184 420 1092,422 5,694 4,609 1,176 84120,801 3,925 2,4541,047 2,134
Apr 20181,1382,3281,232 497 1362,474 5,958 5,222 1,505 78919,368 4,338 2,8501,142 2,191
May 2018 9753,3331,952 717 2151,913 5,368 4,954 1,588 98516,497 5,469 3,6701,515 2,711
Jun 2018 8252,3831,558 624 2161,605 4,821 4,356 1,489 80313,658 3,925 2,9441,379 2,594
Jul 2018 8951,735 996 512 2681,835 4,439 4,110 1,559 96112,684 3,312 2,6381,169 3,036
Aug 20181,1971,6461,190 642 2052,116 5,939 5,428 1,876 1,12414,517 3,463 2,9081,271 3,197
Sep 20181,1111,7521,120 602 2341,864 8,106 6,659 2,293 1,19815,016 3,292 2,5461,275 3,500
Oct 20181,0822,2371,287 651 1612,20411,986 8,860 2,795 1,44916,256 3,929 2,9121,407 3,565
Nov 2018 9672,5561,343 671 1252,57813,151 9,711 2,925 1,78813,437 4,251 3,3551,605 4,006
Dec 2018 7842,5811,151 442 1462,31815,44410,036 2,078 2,02110,839 4,127 3,5301,414 3,883
Jan 20191,0042,5021,295 574 1402,07512,902 9,413 2,074 1,95313,490 3,574 2,7321,156 3,433
Feb 20191,1423,1281,931 847 1952,17816,45116,513 2,989 2,60914,583 4,671 4,1661,686 3,456
Mar 20191,3603,8732,5061,385 2562,41724,25221,632 5,567 3,55118,541 5,905 5,2522,350 4,884
Apr 20191,2023,6522,4731,643 2952,29024,55823,608 7,206 4,65118,043 5,311 5,4112,353 6,719
May 20191,2984,6703,2532,167 4732,76134,35233,46810,993 7,01319,067 6,284 5,9992,974 9,344
Jun 20191,0612,5732,1321,554 3582,63318,20122,992 8,818 8,31817,161 4,094 4,5512,353 7,512
Jul 20191,0211,5511,7881,162 3243,28010,13919,426 6,987 6,95914,302 2,846 3,6831,827 6,482
Aug 20191,241 9281,047 638 2654,722 5,38011,434 3,863 5,13015,278 2,442 3,1111,575 5,653
Sep 20191,277 745 723 427 3716,647 2,869 6,135 2,062 4,29716,539 2,083 2,2631,133 4,975
Oct 20191,195 877 599 369 1613,851 2,606 2,972 1,191 3,09918,229 2,426 2,1481,022 4,394
Nov 20191,2471,295 614 329 1924,324 2,425 2,038 895 3,46216,684 2,520 2,122 951 3,545
Dec 20191,3641,240 529 306 2004,091 2,066 1,626 688 3,58214,795 3,184 2,227 945 3,722
Jan 20201,337 976 381 249 1333,323 1,085 806 396 2,58817,212 2,519 1,591 685 3,304
Feb 20201,4261,113 487 313 1512,809 917 725 301 2,36517,860 2,855 1,765 874 2,726
Mar 20201,2951,014 510 266 1361,397 554 781 325 1,57818,621 2,761 2,059 850 2,313
Apr 2020 533 97 60 22 29 289 79 185 52 13311,173 1,181 1,646 479 1,148
May 2020 875 47 57 11 18 514 94 215 71 15817,599 583 1,474 389 1,132
Jun 20201,339 105 187 38 22 752 121 325 59 42225,384 838 1,635 445 1,377
Jul 20201,685 327 359 94 44 767 224 375 130 55429,681 1,867 2,171 723 1,928
Aug 20201,916 577 394 148 681,026 471 568 173 47733,985 3,098 3,0661,157 2,890
Sep 20202,080 870 599 228 1061,120 507 538 298 1,43135,933 4,535 3,7091,693 4,027
Oct 20202,4711,080 769 337 1531,253 814 1,129 528 1,02342,972 7,386 5,4682,148 4,286
Nov 20202,0331,359 655 349 1951,269 895 921 417 80040,792 8,066 6,6172,882 4,774
Dec 20201,7541,663 946 356 246 804 756 1,218 450 1,17836,73710,032 8,1903,113 6,464
Jan 20211,8822,0741,149 391 324 992 978 1,968 508 2,85037,82510,084 8,1122,681 6,491
Feb 20211,8693,9102,562 770 2911,320 3,811 9,092 1,849 3,51840,94811,422 8,5142,979 8,099
Mar 20212,3808,3735,9471,580 5902,21511,71824,961 4,13311,10560,47813,96211,2043,75813,414
Apr 20212,3656,6265,2092,094 7732,558 8,52019,764 4,39214,86060,56714,90013,2234,55418,256
May 20212,4805,2523,8211,670 8293,227 5,51913,702 3,47318,82665,03815,67914,5995,31321,014
Jun 20212,2386,1794,2041,846 7633,814 8,51616,697 4,38522,48458,73015,54814,1165,34623,999
Jul 20212,0678,0115,6242,1141,1384,75816,08926,023 5,98530,64452,86312,36513,6394,61727,351
Aug 20212,0398,2685,3412,1151,0434,80218,01125,529 6,54831,74149,16710,82211,2444,02828,719
Sep 20212,1195,9833,6771,907 6722,299 7,25614,056 4,82235,95555,36411,043 9,3344,21733,061
demographicunaccompanied childrenfamily unit memberssingle adult
countryMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl SalvadorotherMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl SalvadorotherMexicoGuatemalaHondurasEl Salvadorother

Table 6: Southwest border apprehensions by U.S. Border Patrol, by border sector
(all demographics combined, all countries of origin)

sectorSan DiegoEl CentroYumaTucsonEl PasoBig BendDel RioLaredoRio Grande
Valley
Oct 19999,04613,7615,40332,3846,3868918,1616,9628,416
Nov 19997,62011,0355,21925,7675,2031,1116,8126,0587,371
Dec 19995,9788,8824,96430,1824,6511,1925,1184,4775,808
Jan 200015,36321,92412,46270,63214,9141,09320,35413,79415,443
Feb 200020,20431,07213,55773,50615,0491,67524,70614,74516,814
Mar 200018,27933,30116,66376,24516,0181,59724,41615,54917,995
Apr 200016,75126,53413,07365,21312,8831,27218,14511,17415,005
May 200016,61527,46012,32762,55510,6451,15413,4439,70712,390
Jun 200013,18620,0716,95344,3417,6378857,8206,4367,764
Jul 200010,63015,8206,22846,8497,5339219,3736,7609,842
Aug 20009,35615,0186,75347,9058,10699810,1326,9719,073
Sep 20008,65313,2485,14540,7676,6719008,6986,3407,322
Oct 20008,00213,7124,53430,0096,0958447,6485,1546,634
Nov 20005,5569,9795,03925,8895,4018745,3443,6525,975
Dec 20005,2708,2994,34820,9074,6837763,7562,7624,280
Jan 200111,55818,6729,63243,97210,86284611,2188,22810,102
Feb 200112,08521,41211,00354,91312,3691,04616,44710,65612,298
Mar 200113,51021,81511,41164,77915,3111,42716,83312,60412,890
Apr 200112,59720,6999,84352,94912,7381,24911,4449,92811,366
May 200111,27017,2037,99044,57311,3431,1239,0059,21611,204
Jun 20018,46711,3854,79833,6028,0351,0587,0486,5868,152
Jul 20017,58011,1753,84829,5508,6071,1076,0696,4759,191
Aug 20018,29710,9653,70528,0289,9459066,0387,3389,426
Sep 20015,8837,5362,23420,5047,4688314,0254,4696,326
Oct 20014,5304,0691,58211,1244,4419132,9383,4314,784
Nov 20013,1783,3182,13410,5233,4838102,3672,9493,744
Dec 20013,1833,7202,1759,2083,7848762,1042,6083,843
Jan 20027,7169,6704,08425,1828,1858268,3847,7118,035
Feb 20029,17211,1183,58432,2649,3931,04010,08710,6288,438
Mar 200212,83215,6735,40946,09411,3091,18412,06812,27010,153
Apr 200211,71214,2745,56947,71211,7831,3128,54010,70910,310
May 200211,22211,4154,58136,3339,9721,1635,4047,8619,473
Jun 20029,2518,8703,56230,8986,9317023,7876,4548,109
Jul 20029,3407,8973,76630,2128,0447483,3015,8307,523
Aug 200210,1159,5573,41430,0789,0189404,2976,3768,762
Sep 20028,4308,6922,79424,0207,8118783,7085,1776,753
Oct 20027,3398,3993,69821,3526,5457543,0374,6446,024
Nov 20025,3796,1072,69717,2065,3037221,9424,1574,218
Dec 20024,2804,5722,72311,4814,0088722,0833,9913,814
Jan 200310,17712,3695,81626,8269,2558626,5467,4447,630
Feb 200310,95813,2935,15533,85410,0009747,1277,6037,905
Mar 200311,15811,6326,69437,0558,8831,0976,5797,8307,498
Apr 20039,0826,1165,27329,0997,3598605,0205,9906,560
May 200310,6806,5285,66537,8478,1201,0994,9736,6837,095
Jun 20039,2715,7916,08532,5326,9986782,8575,1656,153
Jul 200310,2076,1284,75234,2017,6187732,9935,5707,042
Aug 200311,2176,0764,34136,6397,5388673,7006,3717,737
Sep 200311,7675,0883,73929,1717,1897613,2885,1006,073
Oct 200310,4265,4383,03326,5306,4517072,9134,4795,414
Nov 20037,9963,7993,16024,8905,2447102,3724,6705,053
Dec 20035,8492,8022,24617,3494,0308242,3073,5714,636
Jan 200413,4057,8267,22734,9138,7686965,0446,5408,102
Feb 200413,2528,4178,84745,31210,5849076,5618,0578,732
Mar 200417,53210,76112,18872,09513,4831,1047,9839,68610,149
Apr 200415,9628,32711,34464,56312,6329934,9607,0699,681
May 200414,9767,61610,22253,13210,3439235,1777,4218,916
Jun 200411,5485,6118,82042,0138,4328853,7096,1497,423
Jul 20049,5304,58110,77439,1148,6541,0684,2425,3768,826
Aug 20049,7165,08610,76838,7408,3219304,5736,5708,542
Sep 20048,4164,2039,43133,1207,4577833,9535,1187,536
Oct 20046,7023,7238,87231,9407,4728443,8564,6917,813
Nov 20045,4282,7988,41827,6735,8017132,7593,9977,512
Dec 20044,6321,7725,83617,6314,4647222,7683,3677,214
Jan 20059,3904,96310,50735,8739,8988026,1206,3319,136
Feb 200510,8645,92612,03945,87513,0331,1137,2487,53010,147
Mar 200512,7506,63215,73464,09613,2491,3647,9358,11213,176
Apr 200516,5346,01017,06252,64415,2741,2767,5849,04314,635
May 200515,1145,35214,05140,76411,0418666,2707,56914,796
Jun 200510,9213,82911,52231,6948,4456204,9475,69913,109
Jul 200510,0103,71211,80932,39011,5687615,8736,62312,208
Aug 200511,7985,04711,98829,17812,0997776,4986,63512,713
Sep 200512,7615,95810,60029,32110,3356786,6125,74911,727
Oct 200510,1455,0729,42827,31611,0276554,8405,01410,060
Nov 20057,7303,8318,91324,2708,1915904,0164,3239,111
Dec 20056,5312,9986,88416,4475,6685632,9103,5447,128
Jan 200613,9595,79713,74333,22911,9417394,8397,4159,533
Feb 200617,1606,39917,11743,15314,4579085,8549,55410,444
Mar 200618,3619,04821,23163,58318,6689105,63610,17913,080
Apr 200614,7366,84713,03451,58815,2387464,5558,53011,264
May 200613,8886,18711,08740,19012,2397112,6336,86611,649
Jun 200610,5974,1126,02925,0497,6644782,1064,8157,516
Jul 20068,6833,2405,44621,1876,9703921,9474,6677,109
Aug 200610,0093,7053,12323,2565,0274031,6835,5257,020
Sep 200610,3054,2292,51422,8065,1664251,6174,4086,614
Oct 20069,4944,3793,47825,1356,1833681,6184,2865,772
Nov 20067,7643,6673,24021,3235,0984421,7013,8104,549
Dec 20069,5913,0372,60116,1364,1893831,0512,8903,649
Jan 200712,4894,9835,35729,4596,5705562,0444,6785,798
Feb 200712,9975,1874,47434,1487,4825322,4215,8556,172
Mar 200718,0447,1985,57152,69210,5376773,3147,6738,431
Apr 200717,9996,9834,10849,0448,9576022,6996,4287,645
May 200716,1365,4743,16241,7896,7414071,8584,9287,736
Jun 200713,2833,8422,15134,1035,6323621,5794,5955,791
Jul 200712,9413,8351,66030,3735,1094391,8624,3386,225
Aug 200713,3123,7891,30524,3884,9694031,4403,8586,331
Sep 200711,4103,23688519,6493,9973651,3333,3755,331
Oct 20079,8013,2301,09421,7303,6053861,6793,8255,989
Nov 20079,1632,41295518,2312,6483881,0592,6584,695
Dec 20077,7732,00095411,7212,0154519451,9693,974
Jan 200812,8773,8391,06126,3473,4703501,9613,9075,216
Feb 200815,0914,0951,08934,3093,9446122,4625,0016,880
Mar 200818,8694,60475145,2393,1296132,6675,3558,543
Apr 200820,5695,09052345,4422,8085272,2864,9049,417
May 200816,0153,86044732,8452,0355861,7453,7337,967
Jun 200812,3953,16138124,2891,8113691,7083,4326,308
Jul 200813,1272,72636621,0931,6344161,4823,0665,562
Aug 200813,7342,99534518,4061,6154151,6183,3106,103
Sep 200812,9762,94939718,0441,5982781,1492,4984,819
Oct 200810,0362,61933918,8141,4695391,3212,7095,092
Nov 20087,9542,17640612,8441,1534591,0642,4654,259
Dec 20086,5521,6913599,8628664728721,9323,341
Jan 200910,2462,96961218,6491,3445331,6043,9704,575
Feb 200911,6782,90473120,9411,4356891,9083,7185,207
Mar 200916,4724,14195131,4321,5085902,2314,5385,479
Apr 200912,6183,31479328,0721,3444581,6194,1686,107
May 200911,0002,95565624,0831,2385111,4263,7225,293
Jun 200910,2782,81165520,8421,2085691,3043,2835,094
Jul 20098,6552,44954520,1461,1604841,3833,5125,509
Aug 20096,7432,76742920,8101,1815751,3213,6716,025
Sep 20096,4892,72547515,1781,0934811,0292,8815,008
Oct 20095,0172,58958223,1971,0075301,1192,6134,236
Nov 20094,7382,41264916,9868944218972,1303,688
Dec 20094,6362,19671110,9077253736971,8022,987
Jan 20106,4132,68858616,1221,1244331,2342,5263,658
Feb 20106,9822,83681921,2661,1404841,2453,1734,845
Mar 20109,0614,4081,05931,1971,5286601,8744,4337,141
Apr 20107,1153,41973228,5791,3595751,7914,5287,139
May 20105,8583,12660822,5721,3804931,7183,8137,477
Jun 20105,0922,44044713,1601,0054151,3263,4755,595
Jul 20105,1132,33140110,3037252807671,8573,832
Aug 20104,5282,0752629,2807322951,0952,8195,329
Sep 20104,0122,0422608,6336323299312,1183,839
Oct 20104,3442,20139111,1657323751,0432,2863,628
Nov 20103,4801,8513919,0976602908372,1743,625
Dec 20103,2331,7343547,3546222827041,7973,349
Jan 20113,3792,13550110,1317793328992,2853,485
Feb 20113,9772,56966411,7909113001,3992,9434,233
Mar 20114,8113,77294017,0561,3544572,1324,6866,806
Apr 20114,0313,56357913,8161,3805121,9773,8916,502
May 20113,4743,27852212,0889043501,4993,1685,953
Jun 20113,1092,9043179,5858162961,5253,2055,409
Jul 20113,0162,2254026,9237942351,3862,9135,276
Aug 20112,8632,0743467,2707113111,3563,2625,973
Sep 20112,7301,8854267,0106822961,3873,4435,004
Oct 20112,4391,9465909,3066472841,3642,8356,201
Nov 20112,1851,6984978,3616623171,2892,8465,513
Dec 20112,1361,4015157,1005342888711,8534,285
Jan 20122,1851,65581910,2096253231,2043,1805,514
Feb 20122,4392,04167612,8368124231,7883,8556,709
Mar 20123,0642,85798616,5591,1514502,3755,1549,622
Apr 20122,8792,80551714,0958883932,7915,10011,160
May 20122,7872,62254611,3438233042,4804,47811,583
Jun 20122,1702,1073628,6368403002,1234,01910,112
Jul 20122,1651,8963306,8567933031,9423,6709,023
Aug 20122,0201,4113327,1169843331,7704,3069,295
Sep 20121,9921,4773307,5839192461,7233,5768,745
Oct 20121,9221,5274339,2249773561,7923,8298,869
Nov 20121,9241,4084179,1858602381,7153,5378,352
Dec 20121,7951,1014678,4816292131,1352,8356,587
Jan 20132,1501,1035949,8717763401,6173,2807,190
Feb 20132,2271,34053511,8311,0304002,2234,62810,828
Mar 20133,0622,09876214,9901,1764162,7715,90316,115
Apr 20132,8331,97281214,0511,2174732,7785,62118,455
May 20132,8541,51367412,1191,1633412,3325,33817,522
Jun 20132,3241,2224459,3578572321,6954,02914,275
Jul 20132,3131,0353297,0148522192,0394,21215,217
Aug 20132,0691,0563107,2788522181,8173,94416,253
Sep 20132,0239313287,5387652381,5963,59314,790
Oct 20132,2181,1934989,7858853161,5873,63815,192
Nov 20132,1531,0774458,3348452601,5863,02614,170
Dec 20132,0919873757,6297382411,3602,56713,540
Jan 20142,5481,1265536,8258132781,5142,75612,255
Feb 20142,4691,3656427,5661,0605222,1333,83816,808
Mar 20143,3781,5027608,9251,2784452,8235,08725,398
Apr 20143,0351,4415498,4731,2444032,6165,11728,624
May 20142,8631,3536368,4071,3713743,4324,73737,510
Jun 20142,4381,2034706,8671,2214142,8573,94638,446
Jul 20142,4971,2503485,0199393411,8303,54624,938
Aug 20142,1321,0952945,1059483021,2792,96017,273
Sep 20142,0899193324,9809972001,2382,83112,239
Oct 20142,1338944035,2619043021,2463,27612,031
Nov 20141,9248424255,3039242329852,54011,466
Dec 20142,2809804395,6109213361,0512,36711,035
Jan 20152,1119023394,8698742339852,7768,425
Feb 20152,4669914655,5538593301,2912,8649,557
Mar 20152,8761,3557686,2561,4554531,7183,09311,817
Apr 20152,2841,2445265,5431,5164382,1003,49712,602
May 20152,3081,2956536,1051,3355672,0833,12714,103
Jun 20152,0811,0636595,0811,4103731,9282,95813,750
Jul 20151,9851,0728344,0711,4174281,7523,11013,719
Aug 20151,8831,0587894,7331,4366001,9183,07214,750
Sep 20151,9591,1248425,0121,4447391,9563,20814,002
Oct 20152,0811,2141,1015,8991,6397351,8733,14615,036
Nov 20152,0221,2391,1265,7911,6796371,7983,24915,297
Dec 20152,1961,2531,5096,2632,1876902,1852,99517,736
Jan 20162,5251,0616814,5721,1483881,5312,4549,398
Feb 20162,5041,3427895,2451,3994581,7802,8959,660
Mar 20163,1081,7759746,1422,1586162,0223,19613,325
Apr 20163,3292,0971,1665,7842,4087392,2243,65416,688
May 20163,1182,0001,3916,5742,4814912,5883,40318,291
Jun 20162,5221,7191,3255,4272,3692921,9182,90615,972
Jul 20162,5551,6691,2894,3642,5033441,8332,64716,519
Aug 20162,7482,0471,4284,3032,7083261,4452,88819,155
Sep 20163,1832,0321,3914,5272,9556501,8813,12919,753
Oct 20162,9342,4412,1175,9243,9736972,1063,35022,642
Nov 20162,9471,8502,0345,9124,1056031,8803,19424,686
Dec 20163,0991,8701,8594,3033,9484771,8172,46023,418
Jan 20172,9271,7961,1563,3572,7794731,2432,26515,580
Feb 20171,8081,1965342,5891,5753831,1041,7107,855
Mar 20171,3568713362,1489783577461,2564,147
Apr 20171,3928492451,4879064135891,3043,942
May 20171,7241,1345342,1991,0325527401,7224,882
Jun 20171,6521,2805482,6321,1803787611,8395,817
Jul 20171,7641,4788942,1771,3954927602,1207,107
Aug 20172,2411,8801,3182,9131,7825637982,1438,650
Sep 20172,2421,9881,2723,0161,5406149322,0978,836
Oct 20172,3772,1941,5363,8541,4898191,0462,4519,722
Nov 20172,7602,1231,9704,5621,6478281,1862,28311,726
Dec 20172,7642,1102,4434,4001,7138021,1131,98211,668
Jan 20183,1712,0521,8143,9251,6075431,0832,2969,484
Feb 20183,1071,9541,6183,8241,7378381,3062,6719,611
Mar 20184,1012,6972,0645,7852,7827031,4663,65214,140
Apr 20183,6442,7902,5045,0122,6718081,4513,37015,993
May 20183,4182,6833,0384,7603,5107431,4863,21017,491
Jun 20183,0142,3271,9164,1463,5603751,4622,58614,703
Jul 20183,0982,5311,8803,2412,8904561,3652,60013,238
Aug 20183,5072,8212,3643,6273,5855851,5062,78516,744
Sep 20183,6302,9483,0975,0364,3705451,3632,75517,742
Oct 20184,2273,2423,6145,8287,3345552,0023,44820,755
Nov 20184,5773,1894,2445,0628,8674482,0882,66920,713
Dec 20185,8162,7184,7794,9129,4506212,0242,05918,372
Jan 20194,1222,4614,7064,0969,1375882,5242,63217,713
Feb 20195,4483,3195,6874,91114,1718454,0133,12325,366
Mar 20196,8813,5618,4507,25722,2249425,5634,19233,763
Apr 20196,1973,3869,2055,92127,0739415,8483,97536,727
May 20195,8823,48213,9246,87538,6371,5578,5634,11549,821
Jun 20194,6842,8857,1955,51718,8826288,0853,81943,207
Jul 20193,4582,2143,5584,12911,5947996,6862,68636,854
Aug 20193,3212,3271,8834,0808,0789225,2972,42122,355
Sep 20193,4362,3541,0244,9026,6967914,5763,23913,489
Oct 20193,6401,9987936,3355,2356533,1983,8119,740
Nov 20193,6791,9117786,5145,0865263,1193,3548,557
Dec 20194,0971,7557596,6475,0995433,0033,1257,825
Jan 20204,2091,6996965,1584,3946042,3483,6186,479
Feb 20204,6722,0201,0025,1843,3665622,6223,9466,703
Mar 20204,7042,0635765,1063,4146752,6194,0247,208
Apr 20202,2681,2582982,6151,7595072,0271,9913,459
May 20203,3111,8807453,0702,6176282,2893,3553,698
Jun 20204,9512,7739484,7033,8766603,4714,0405,414
Jul 20205,5563,5697905,6055,0917464,1635,4457,571
Aug 20206,0323,5076846,7666,5601,1205,1297,24210,243
Sep 20206,1633,0597358,3737,9001,4046,3547,47413,309
Oct 2020 6,9534,090 78811,475 8,7771,525 8,449 9,37317,619
Nov 2020 7,7223,636 99012,189 8,7461,621 8,713 8,24417,305
Dec 2020 8,5103,118 1,20311,14711,0281,980 9,197 7,74617,214
Jan 2021 9,8802,946 1,62410,75010,6172,66911,141 8,63317,058
Feb 2021 9,7253,776 5,12814,75113,1843,09511,095 8,48628,403
Mar 202113,3806,21211,88219,87119,4564,50020,05311,18062,688
Apr 202114,6807,03913,73420,28319,7974,58821,78110,92560,876
May 202114,6027,52512,15219,90822,2195,05027,93212,09051,142
Jun 202115,1176,13312,41018,40521,5074,55430,71410,27259,523
Jul 202115,5505,17214,83317,98320,5483,43333,556 8,51881,006
Aug 202113,5784,58017,09716,71520,2211,67832,362 8,16581,162
Sep 202112,7394,94322,43817,75917,8152,57443,570 8,60555,072
sectorSan DiegoEl CentroYumaTucsonEl PasoBig BendDel RioLaredoRio Grande
Valley

Table 7: Southwest border apprehensions by U.S. Border Patrol, unaccompanied children only, by border sector
(all countries of origin)

sectorSan DiegoEl CentroYumaTucsonEl PasoBig BendDel RioLaredoRio Grande
Valley
Oct 2009882822767831680103346
Nov 20096146205467788076257
Dec 20096427244336495488235
Jan 20108736255711051887130273
Feb 2010118523175210222106103409
Mar 201015564251,06611822129205580
Apr 2010101431887911127114209537
May 20108829118447825123184646
Jun 2010792811660901375148531
Jul 201054351052356840101340
Aug 2010402913501761158148474
Sep 201045316456511868102349
Oct 201048311249643166391297
Nov 201033241348651166391315
Dec 20103325123946576176338
Jan 201132382948259106095268
Feb 20115428225255412115113387
Mar 20115858387779023147179586
Apr 20116459115878421128175589
May 2011483126514531586162500
Jun 2011513613430511795161459
Jul 2011453512365481587132514
Aug 2011473910419592096156514
Sep 20113653244034017112177469
Oct 2011334323472399103147596
Nov 2011363917447412094179573
Dec 2011291231462361888135448
Jan 2012343147642462277195541
Feb 20122948447975717120223742
Mar 201268623193381201822861,092
Apr 201247502582149202172411,233
May 201257581970859111792411,209
Jun 2012416474865541682211,025
Jul 201254352048977151372431,048
Aug 201224341047473101283081,228
Sep 2012722265084621252391,024
Oct 201243351762084151892631,067
Nov 20123345137336251422531,106
Dec 2012312728764569103222978
Jan 20135524287585617143234945
Feb 20136533188875682013331,385
Mar 20136461301,04159132084382,206
Apr 201368413794989172313542,420
May 201357382681872151804012,378
Jun 20135538176845061363182,080
Jul 201375311355952112203912,255
Aug 2013432396675761902962,427
Sep 20136738115905131922922,306
Oct 201345391687464181723012,652
Nov 201361432081694102212702,809
Dec 201348322086054152202452,833
Jan 201481354165871221562232,419
Feb 2014645139672100242672983,330
Mar 2014126784278086163784555,215
Apr 20141067138796100183704775,725
May 20141006047788111255444708,433
Jun 2014987632698114304533898,730
Jul 201489791750581432392974,149
Aug 201457481642270231272022,173
Sep 201479502339384121211731,491
Oct 201474352940180131202201,547
Nov 20145627234548324941771,672
Dec 20141063563555101211011751,701
Jan 20157150544398625991711,123
Feb 201589474347883591291681,289
Mar 20151117785549103521632421,744
Apr 20151024866483187502482251,864
May 201596721236551551002541892,299
Jun 20158253112501174662702072,368
Jul 201583621594802061102362172,629
Aug 2015116891515051961363092412,895
Sep 201598731825192081832622272,733
Oct 2015105762306182391852372423,011
Nov 201597993126603291322552783,442
Dec 2015147974667624571433272844,074
Jan 201614258166438155531531911,733
Feb 201611076146438206461922191,659
Mar 201613590173549274721872502,479
Apr 2016152142218495300902142633,288
May 2016144121300574290642762983,527
Jun 201611697283518331421892302,971
Jul 201697146294416374412471953,216
Aug 2016147192369402431271652663,768
Sep 2016161185309432499562472643,546
Oct 2016179197456580620862222824,082
Nov 2016177168507528665742082424,777
Dec 2016229151447453676632432074,718
Jan 2017167122268327433631471862,692
Feb 2017110655919617823881101,081
Mar 201752522914990296072508
Apr 2017555535119100514788447
May 20178472911711208067119669
Jun 2017701071212371467366172957
Jul 201711012721623426887521891,192
Aug 201715018530531736983752091,294
Sep 201716823033334826199741571,291
Oct 2017148228322389208126962321,406
Nov 20171962174385283211481082021,814
Dec 2017173236538498299140911841,902
Jan 201817019639839227766902441,369
Feb 201818417933536725076982361,386
Mar 2018222231401518391561042811,936
Apr 2018190214445462370641062812,152
May 20182052071,0724111,0251521692692,857
Jun 2018204213472418837221362082,570
Jul 201825826033132942227962611,927
Aug 2018291279302311528701172582,237
Sep 201825025537040053342862232,201
Oct 2018227256429468830371452662,306
Nov 20183102735004651,038361461802,309
Dec 2018355212550408970741551481,881
Jan 20192832365933571,012591921912,182
Feb 20193833366794381,522612392492,910
Mar 20194282999175992,184804343013,714
Apr 20193672559343962,459613952583,755
May 20193072421,3475093,2551155682654,867
Jun 20192001746924091,313564201963,912
Jul 2019154107372318765613501403,287
Aug 2019162148181317457812681371,971
Sep 201915915095421354583091901,429
Oct 201912993125592329332192161,105
Nov 201917011671741462552262581,209
Dec 2019208159113705481462372421,033
Jan 20201731097856742536135290867
Feb 202018311877666457521853041,027
Mar 202017712042588445321642971,109
Apr 202046431148112225773210
May 20209388181921452691121192
Jun 20201651432827026335153119427
Jul 20201622303339447241196206692
Aug 20201662024951058454245258930
Sep 202018318652576661942912571,456
Oct 2020216227 64 860 666 80 405346 1,825
Nov 2020210161119 843 652 88 451286 1,660
Dec 2020330123180 809 900 98 447273 1,692
Jan 2021338136213 8631,091143 502283 2,119
Feb 20213221683651,3721,945178 596379 3,939
Mar 20214692317512,3203,3682571,023479 9,818
Apr 20214192037081,8872,948197 951411 9,178
May 20214482146171,8542,047219 933497 7,051
Jun 20215151337351,6972,255154 780353 8,402
Jul 20214511598111,9992,892118 88133711,036
Aug 20214111398542,3512,185 63 83231911,338
Sep 20214071164981,8011,959100 765308 8,226
sectorSan DiegoEl CentroYumaTucsonEl PasoBig BendDel RioLaredoRio Grande
Valley

Table 8: Southwest border apprehensions by U.S. Border Patrol, family unit members only, by border sector
(all countries of origin)

sectorSan DiegoEl CentroYumaTucsonEl PasoBig BendDel RioLaredoRio Grande
Valley
Oct 2012883631211291617105266
Nov 2012863325178261026114278
Dec 2012110232518330934101231
Jan 20131533424245181116110236
Feb 20131551992652493498310
Mar 2013177382733630337178484
Apr 20131605428310261150139606
May 2013131431822444855155637
Jun 2013119291117817385110698
Jul 20131261861511510982111,016
Aug 20131192031553171391931,240
Sep 20131521813194851201741,263
Oct 201317137183752341501641,472
Nov 201312921102943011721761,953
Dec 201313051163732981852552,264
Jan 2014149502416626121791711,509
Feb 2014106367518549113112622,246
Mar 201418725802354435213514,306
Apr 201414648653204574673155,098
May 2014175591155766081,08055410,145
Jun 201416810581592113281,13473913,370
Jul 20141191198737672584663165,792
Aug 2014137415517639251731832,467
Sep 2014106384914432111121051,704
Oct 201411916241802230791361,556
Nov 201412347351642715831121,809
Dec 2014185836627645311181081,979
Jan 20151292250952214951041,091
Feb 20151263163225192572761,404
Mar 2015176531032566721182901,834
Apr 20151337611429614940174872,018
May 20151593820333311860269972,584
Jun 201510259190254144492271132,904
Jul 201585763032582131032331263,106
Aug 2015111792902651851923221383,577
Sep 2015102952933282092272871853,547
Oct 2015108894133032662402831514,172
Nov 20151341104743764241233141604,356
Dec 20152331646684537511665391905,809
Jan 201620342251166104531741302,020
Feb 201619447332104152411881021,890
Mar 201618776303216226441931553,051
Apr 2016245120461174349292401513,851
May 2016200155578257433763971194,568
Jun 2016243104633234473432261034,568
Jul 2016309180627280616473531195,038
Aug 2016372211705333866972931356,341
Sep 20164352957242431,004923491256,342
Oct 20164352781,1483561,4821384271338,718
Nov 20165473331,1333601,73416942917510,708
Dec 20166623759354721,98412756815310,863
Jan 20174032554791831,25593217886,327
Feb 2017160741296143721180582,003
Mar 201786183831178228027646
Apr 201783325717165362331674
May 2017872813628166636732973
Jun 20178356213922894386251,435
Jul 2017948046715523193126452,098
Aug 201714215069415240267160492,815
Sep 20171621196451352866990492,636
Oct 2017172193880170212109150272,923
Nov 20172062461,116369379120163604,357
Dec 20172822211,464398523113222554,842
Jan 20181791291,00125840921177293,450
Feb 201819315485826750618221423,216
Mar 20183252251,16858199834208465,290
Apr 20182911951,47145283877246416,035
May 201834724881731186851122616,660
Jun 20183973659143581,59323320505,415
Jul 20185084321,0472661,42922280545,215
Aug 20187024891,6314291,88165403677,093
Sep 20188066422,1871,0952,67688317658,782
Oct 20181,1567822,6241,1635,1801754812111,525
Nov 20181,4959143,1687546,435318314911,487
Dec 20182,4131,0123,6911,3107,3361229197410,630
Jan 20191,1188083,6406706,837911,009739,942
Feb 20192,0361,1894,4511,02410,8911862,2626114,430
Mar 20192,5041,1396,6961,82416,9651972,83110620,942
Apr 20192,1067427,0341,53320,6362243,44010322,895
May 20191,36657610,9151,77329,8097325,27211033,933
Jun 20198033035,5021,56313,5061545,3118330,133
Jul 20195191562,4521,2567,2604454,48113725,837
Aug 20193511371,2391,3944,5274643,28511913,533
Sep 20193071155491,9353,5272682,6461336,344
Oct 2019333874042,3712,1221001,3331172,854
Nov 20193881404212,3012,293641,215902,094
Dec 20197571213652,4162,25952936961,593
Jan 20206721093851,2551,4113436096839
Feb 20201,0402626149694766387107751
Mar 2020810762065845222444663724
Apr 2020403140100793157101165
May 20205845711211502218145169
Jun 2020229237312518612442177314
Jul 2020157449618321930497224539
Aug 20202106612329136326405360765
Sep 202031153142315475291,307315861
Oct 2020 290 18 157 498 717 28 1,136368 1,423
Nov 2020 342 73 172 475 754 49 672343 1,349
Dec 2020 313 96 310 441 987 36 637189 1,440
Jan 20211,015 65 560 3881,161 68 1,736189 1,884
Feb 2021 846 178 1,753 9762,182111 2,26916010,796
Mar 20211,074 569 5,2751,9933,679167 4,70526435,685
Apr 20211,6451,057 6,8131,3142,114148 4,41632730,463
May 20211,8631,396 6,4091,0112,076113 6,99037320,581
Jun 20212,076 745 6,9031,2571,574119 9,32026527,845
Jul 20213,459 466 8,6471,7171,431 6111,55825848,969
Aug 20213,543 43410,0451,1591,010 5513,31225950,082
Sep 20212,098 44513,140 859 767 6418,06531326,826
sectorSan DiegoEl CentroYumaTucsonEl PasoBig BendDel RioLaredoRio Grande
Valley

Table 9: Southwest border apprehensions by U.S. Border Patrol, single adults only, by border sector
(all countries of origin)

sectorSan DiegoEl CentroYumaTucsonEl PasoBig BendDel RioLaredoRio Grande
Valley
Oct 20121,7911,4563858,3938643251,5863,4617,536
Nov 20121,8051,3303798,2747722231,5473,1706,968
Dec 20121,6541,0514147,5345431959982,5125,378
Jan 20131,9421,0455428,8687023121,4582,9366,009
Feb 20132,0071,28850810,6799503831,9884,1979,133
Mar 20132,8211,99970513,6131,0874002,5265,28713,425
Apr 20132,6051,87774712,7921,1024452,4975,12815,429
May 20132,6661,43263011,0771,0473182,0974,78214,507
Jun 20132,1501,1554178,4957902231,4743,60111,497
Jul 20132,1129863106,3047851981,7213,61011,946
Aug 20131,9071,0132986,4567642051,4883,45512,586
Sep 20131,8048753046,7547062301,2843,12711,221
Oct 20132,0021,1174648,5367982941,2653,17311,068
Nov 20131,9631,0134157,2247212491,1932,5809,408
Dec 20131,9139043396,3966552189552,0678,443
Jan 20142,3181,0414886,0017162441,1792,3628,327
Feb 20142,2991,2785286,7099114871,5553,27811,232
Mar 20143,0651,3996387,9101,1484261,9244,28115,877
Apr 20142,7831,3224467,3571,0993781,7794,32517,801
May 20142,5881,2344747,0431,2003411,8083,71318,932
Jun 20142,1721,0223575,5779943561,2702,81816,346
Jul 20142,2891,0522444,1387862401,1252,93314,997
Aug 20141,9381,0062234,5078392549792,57512,633
Sep 20141,9048312604,4438811771,0052,5539,044
Oct 20141,9408433504,6808022591,0472,9208,928
Nov 20141,7457683674,6858141938082,2517,985
Dec 20141,9898623104,7797752848322,0847,355
Jan 20151,9118302354,3357661947912,5016,211
Feb 20152,2519133594,8507572461,0902,6206,864
Mar 20152,5891,2255805,4511,2853801,3732,7618,239
Apr 20152,0491,1203464,7641,1803481,6783,1858,720
May 20152,0531,1853275,1171,0624071,5602,8419,220
Jun 20151,8979513574,3261,0922581,4312,6388,478
Jul 20151,8179343723,3339982151,2832,7677,984
Aug 20151,6568903483,9631,0552721,2872,6938,278
Sep 20151,7599563674,1651,0273291,4072,7967,722
Oct 20151,8681,0494584,9781,1343101,3532,7537,853
Nov 20151,7911,0303404,7559263821,2292,8117,499
Dec 20151,8169923755,0489793811,3192,5217,853
Jan 20162,1809612643,9688892821,2042,1335,645
Feb 20162,2001,2193114,7031,0413711,4002,5746,111
Mar 20162,7861,6094985,3771,6585001,6422,7917,795
Apr 20162,9321,8354875,1151,7596201,7703,2409,549
May 20162,7741,7245135,7431,7583511,9152,98610,196
Jun 20162,1631,5184094,6751,5652071,5032,5738,433
Jul 20162,1491,3433683,6681,5132561,2332,3338,265
Aug 20162,2291,6443543,5681,4112029872,4879,046
Sep 20162,5871,5523583,8521,4525021,2852,7409,865
Oct 20162,3201,9665134,9881,8714731,4572,9359,842
Nov 20162,2231,3493945,0241,7063601,2432,7779,201
Dec 20162,2081,3444773,3781,2882871,0062,1007,837
Jan 20172,3571,4194092,8471,0913178791,9916,561
Feb 20171,5381,0573462,3329603398361,5424,771
Mar 20171,2188012691,9687103066061,1572,993
Apr 20171,2547621531,3516413265191,1852,821
May 20171,5531,0343072,0007464096061,5713,240
Jun 20171,4991,1172142,3037452626091,6423,425
Jul 20171,5601,2712111,7888963125821,8863,817
Aug 20171,9491,5453192,4441,0114135631,8854,541
Sep 20171,9121,6392942,5339934467681,8914,909
Oct 20172,0571,7733343,2951,0695848002,1925,393
Nov 20172,3581,6604163,6659475609152,0215,555
Dec 20172,3091,6534413,5048915498001,7434,924
Jan 20182,8221,7274153,2759214568162,0234,665
Feb 20182,7301,6214253,1909817449872,3935,009
Mar 20183,5542,2414954,6861,3936131,1543,3256,914
Apr 20183,1632,3815884,0981,4636671,0993,0487,806
May 20182,8662,2281,1494,0381,6175401,1952,8807,974
Jun 20182,4131,7495303,3701,1303301,0062,3286,718
Jul 20182,3321,8395022,6461,0394079892,2856,096
Aug 20182,5142,0534312,8871,1764509862,4607,414
Sep 20182,5742,0515403,5411,1614159602,4676,759
Oct 20182,8442,2045614,1971,3245011,3093,0616,924
Nov 20182,7722,0025763,8431,3943811,1112,4406,917
Dec 20183,0481,4945383,1941,1444259501,8375,861
Jan 20192,7211,4174733,0691,2884381,3232,3685,589
Feb 20193,0291,7945573,4491,7585981,5122,8138,026
Mar 20193,9492,1238374,8343,0756652,2983,7859,107
Apr 20193,7242,3891,2373,9923,9786562,0133,61410,077
May 20194,2092,6641,6624,5935,5737102,7233,74011,021
Jun 20193,6812,4081,0013,5454,0634182,3543,5409,162
Jul 20192,7851,9517342,5553,5692931,8552,4097,730
Aug 20192,8082,0424632,3693,0943771,7442,1656,851
Sep 20192,9702,0893802,5462,8154651,6212,9165,716
Oct 20193,1781,8182643,3722,7845201,6463,4785,781
Nov 20193,1211,6552863,4722,3314071,6783,0065,254
Dec 20193,1321,4752813,5262,3594451,8302,7875,199
Jan 20203,3661,4812333,3352,5585341,8533,2324,773
Feb 20203,4491,6403113,5492,4335042,0503,5354,925
Mar 20203,7171,8673283,9342,4476192,0093,6645,375
Apr 20202,1821,1842572,3671,5684821,8131,8173,084
May 20203,1601,7476562,7572,3226001,9803,0893,337
Jun 20204,5572,6078474,3083,4276132,8763,7444,673
Jul 20205,2373,2956615,0284,4006753,4705,0156,340
Aug 20205,6563,2395125,9655,6131,0404,4796,6248,548
Sep 20205,6692,8205417,4826,7641,2814,7566,90210,992
Oct 2020 6,4473,845 56710,117 7,3941,417 6,908 8,65914,371
Nov 2020 7,1713,416 69910,902 7,3421,484 7,592 7,62014,296
Dec 2020 7,9042,942 713 9,999 9,1441,846 8,121 8,28514,082
Jan 2021 8,5272,745 851 9,499 8,3652,458 8,903 8,16113,054
Feb 2021 8,5573,4303,01012,399 9,0572,807 8,215 7,94713,668
Mar 202111,8375,4125,85615,55812,4094,07614,32510,43717,182
Apr 202112,6165,7796,21317,08214,7374,24316,41410,18721,233
May 202112,2915,9155,12617,04318,0964,71820,00911,22023,514
Jun 202112,5265,2554,77215,45117,6784,28120,614 9,65423,274
Jul 202111,6404,5475,38814,26716,2273,25421,117 7,92321,001
Aug 2021 9,6454,0706,34513,21117,0251,56218,918 7,58719,758
Sep 202110,2344,3828,80015,09915,0892,41024,740 7,98420,020
sectorSan DiegoEl CentroYumaTucsonEl PasoBig BendDel RioLaredoRio Grande
Valley

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