Tuesday, April 30, 2013

One Third Of Mexico Would Migrate To the U.S. If They Had The Chance

Fewer See Better Life North of the Border, but 35% Would Migrate -- PEW Research

U.S. Image Rebounds in Mexico.

On the eve of President Barack Obama’s visit to Mexico, the United States is enjoying a resurgence of good will among the Mexican public, with a clear majority favorably inclined toward their northern neighbor and more now expressing confidence in Obama.

A national opinion survey of Mexico by the Pew Research Center, conducted March 4-17 among 1,000 adults, finds that roughly two-thirds (66%) of Mexicans have a favorable opinion of the U.S. – up from 56% a year ago and dramatically higher than it was following the passage of Arizona’s restrictive immigration law in 2010, when favorable Mexican attitudes toward the United States slipped to 44%.

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My Comment: Only 1/3 would migrate to the U.S. if they had the chance .... I thought that the number would be higher.

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