Migrant Apprehensions Rising After 2020 Drop
Monthly apprehensions by the U.S. Border Patrol along the southern border
A line chart of monthly apprehensions along the southern border showing an increase in 2021.
Note: Data for part of 2020 and for 2021 includes people expelled under Title 42, which allows U.S. authorities to rapidly eject migrants due to public health concerns.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection.