EB1, EB2 And EB3 Green Card Perm Filings for 2006 : Deep down analysis and Stats

2011 April 11
by venks

Since there is a backlog in the number of green card visas available for countries like India and China in EB2 and EB3 category, SalaryQuest thinks that it would be useful to share the Green Card Perm Filings for the year 2006. The stats are broken down into various sections, like filings by country, green card filings by month etc.

First number of filings by country. As can be seen below, India and China lead the list followed by Mexico and Canada.

Country

Number of Perm Applications Percentage
INDIA 23339 30.202%
CHINA 6313 8.169%
MEXICO 4749 6.146%
CANADA 4482 5.800%
SOUTH KOREA 4406 5.702%
PHILIPPINES 4315 5.584%
UNITED KINGDOM 1794 2.322%
PAKISTAN 1614 2.089%
BRAZIL 1504 1.946%
TAIWAN 1429 1.849%
COLOMBIA 1273 1.647%
ECUADOR 1249 1.616%
POLAND 1085 1.404%
JAPAN 1048 1.356%
VENEZUELA 965 1.249%
ISRAEL 913 1.181%
TURKEY 807 1.044%
GERMANY 778 1.007%
ARGENTINA 704 0.911%
FRANCE 689 0.892%
PERU 681 0.881%
MALAYSIA 545 0.705%
BANGLADESH 528 0.683%
ROMANIA 519 0.672%
INDONESIA 507 0.656%
IRAN 450 0.582%
SOUTH AFRICA 422 0.546%
ITALY 415 0.537%
GUATEMALA 389 0.503%
NEPAL 380 0.492%
HONG KONG 369 0.478%
THAILAND 366 0.474%
AUSTRALIA 341 0.441%
LEBANON 328 0.424%
BULGARIA 326 0.422%
EGYPT 306 0.396%
UKRAINE 287 0.371%
NIGERIA 275 0.356%
SINGAPORE 268 0.347%
JAMAICA 266 0.344%
EL SALVADOR 263 0.340%
SPAIN 236 0.305%
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 232 0.300%
SRI LANKA 224 0.290%
SYRIA 210 0.272%
IRELAND 202 0.261%
KENYA 200 0.259%
HONDURAS 194 0.251%
SWEDEN 179 0.232%
NETHERLANDS 169 0.219%
JORDAN 158 0.204%
NEW ZEALAND 155 0.201%
CHILE 149 0.193%
HUNGARY 143 0.185%
GHANA 138 0.179%
COSTA RICA 131 0.170%
URUGUAY 127 0.164%
BOLIVIA 121 0.157%
GREECE 100 0.129%
CZECH REPUBLIC 100 0.129%
PORTUGAL 98 0.127%
BELGIUM 94 0.122%
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 91 0.118%
SWITZERLAND 89 0.115%
MOROCCO 88 0.114%
ARMENIA 82 0.106%
AUSTRIA 81 0.105%
ALBANIA 74 0.096%
BELARUS 72 0.093%
LITHUANIA 70 0.091%
IRAQ 66 0.085%
MONGOLIA 64 0.083%
PANAMA 63 0.082%
ZIMBABWE 62 0.080%
DENMARK 62 0.080%
VIETNAM 60 0.078%
YUGOSLAVIA 59 0.076%
GUYANA 54 0.070%
UZBEKISTAN 47 0.061%
CROATIA 47 0.061%
NORTH KOREA 46 0.060%
BARBADOS 44 0.057%
PARAGUAY 43 0.056%
FINLAND 42 0.054%
GEORGIA 39 0.050%
NORWAY 38 0.049%
HAITI 35 0.045%
TANZANIA 33 0.043%
CYPRUS 31 0.040%
BAHAMAS 31 0.040%
MACEDONIA 31 0.040%
KAZAKHSTAN 30 0.039%
CAMEROON 29 0.038%
ETHIOPIA 28 0.036%
ESTONIA 27 0.035%
BELIZE 25 0.032%
LATVIA 25 0.032%
ZAMBIA 23 0.030%
TUNISIA 23 0.030%
NICARAGUA 22 0.028%
SENEGAL 22 0.028%
UGANDA 20 0.026%
SUDAN 19 0.025%
DOMINICA 14 0.018%
ALGERIA 14 0.018%
CAMBODIA 13 0.017%
MAURITIUS 12 0.016%
KYRGYZSTAN 12 0.016%
KUWAIT 12 0.016%
ICELAND 12 0.016%
GRENADA 11 0.014%
AFGHANISTAN 11 0.014%
SIERRA LEONE 11 0.014%
GAMBIA 10 0.013%
SAUDI ARABIA 9 0.012%
LIBERIA 8 0.010%
BOTSWANA 7 0.009%
BAHRAIN 7 0.009%
YEMEN 7 0.009%
MALAWI 7 0.009%
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA 7 0.009%
BENIN 7 0.009%
BERMUDA 7 0.009%
MALI 6 0.008%
GUINEA 6 0.008%
SLOVENIA 6 0.008%
SURINAME 6 0.008%
LAOS 5 0.006%
BURKINA FASO 5 0.006%
FIJI 5 0.006%
MAURITANIA 5 0.006%
TOGO 5 0.006%
CAPE VERDE 3 0.004%
ERITREA 3 0.004%
LUXEMBOURG 3 0.004%
MADAGASCAR 3 0.004%
NIGER 2 0.003%
MALTA 2 0.003%
NAMIBIA 2 0.003%
GABON 2 0.003%
LESOTHO 2 0.003%
ANGOLA 2 0.003%
LIBYA 2 0.003%
TURKMENISTAN 2 0.003%
TONGA 2 0.003%
MARSHALL ISLANDS 1 0.001%
COMOROS 1 0.001%
SOLOMON ISLANDS 1 0.001%
QATAR 1 0.001%
CUBA 1 0.001%
SWAZILAND 1 0.001%
LIECHTENSTEIN 1 0.001%
ARUBA 1 0.001%
SAMOA 1 0.001%
CAYMAN ISLANDS 1 0.001%
MONTSERRAT 1 0.001%
BHUTAN 1 0.001%
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 1 0.001%
RWANDA 1 0.001%
MALDIVES 1 0.001%
Total 77276  

Next let us analyze the monthly distributions of PERM Filings for the Year 2006. Below are the number of PERM filings for 2006, by Month. The busiest month for Green Card Perm applications is the month of October, with over 11K filings happening that month.

Green Card Perm Filings By Month for the Year 2006

Month Number of Perm Filings
Jan-06 6226
Feb-06 6039
Mar-06 7359
Apr-06 5777
May-06 6444
Jun-06 6316
Jul-06 5427
Aug-06 4409
Sep-06 2804
Oct-06 11013
Nov-06 9254
Dec-06 7482

 

Another view of the same data.

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Green card visa filings by month for high traffic countries like India and China is listed below.

Month CHINA INDIA Total
January 509 1788 2297
February 499 1729 2228
March 589 2225 2814
April 496 1648 2144
May 536 1948 2484
June 570 2226 2796
July 585 1925 2510
August 645 2150 2795
September 714 2135 2849
October 491 1212 1703
November 516 1541 2057
December 629 1771 2400
Total 6779 22298 29077

 

Another view of the same data

 

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