Figure 7 - Proportion of Person Crossings at the Mexican Border by U.S. State, 2000 and 2009

Figure 7 - Proportion of Person Crossings at the Mexican Border by U.S. State, 2000 and 2009

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(as percent of total person crossings in Mexico each year)

Year California Arizona Texas
2000 32.51 12.13 54.75
2009 34.22 13.85 50.54

NOTE: New Mexico was not included in the above graph as it accounts for less than two percent of total crossings in 2000 and 2009.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Border Crossing/Entry Database; based on data from U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection, OMR database, August 2010