3.10.2007

U.S. Wants Citizenship for Undocumented Immigrants

A majority of Americans support the idea of offering citizenship to undocumented immigrants, according to a recent poll by Gallup. Here are the results:

  • 59% say the immigrant workers should remain and become U.S. citizens.
  • Another 15% believe the immigrant workers should stay in order to work.
  • Only 24% want the immigrant workers deported.

Methodology: Telephone interviews with 1,004 American adults, conducted from Mar. 2 to Mar. 4, 2007. Margin of error is 3%.