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This chart shows the actual — and perceived — number of immigrants in 9 countries





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Anti-immigrant sentiment is on the rise across the US and Europe.

In the US, President Donald Trump has unveiled legislation intended to limit immigration to only high-skill workers. And the percentage of immigrants in the US is near an all-time high at 13.5%, according to nonpartisan think tank Migration Policy Institute. But the number of immigrants living in the US is nowhere near as high as people think it is, according to a chart by Deutsche Bank using data from the OECD, the intergovernmental development organization. In fact, it is nearly a third of what people read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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