August 29, 2011

Muslim Americans: No Signs of Growth in Alienation or Support for Extremism

Who Are Muslim Americans?

A 63% majority of Muslim Americans are first-generation immigrants to the U.S., with 45% having arrived in the U.S. since 1990. And 70% of Muslim Americans born outside the U.S. are U.S. citizens, which is a much higher rate of citizenship than among the broader immigrant population in the U.S.