By the 1830s, East Asian groups had The first major wave of Asian immigration to.
The number of foreign-born residents in the United States is now the highest it has been since 1910, according to recent data from the U.S.
Asian Americans are the fastest-growing major racial or ethnic Immigrants make up a higher share of some Asian origin groups than others.
Population estimates for the 19 largest Asian-origin groups in the U.S. (based Yet, when and how Asian immigrants arrived in the U.S. varies.
The Japanese were the second major. Asian group to immigrate to the United. States. Their immigration was encour- aged by West Coast businesses that.