The following article is another reminder that visa overstays exceed apprehensions of illegal crossings and have since 2007.
What is also interesting is the mix of immigrants (the article isn’t specific, but believe reference below might be legal immigrants).
Since 2010, Asian immigrants have outnumbered Hispanic immigrants each year. Researchers said the slowing immigration from all of Latin America began after the Great Recession, especially Mexico.
Much of the immigration spotlight recently has centered around building a wall at Mexico’s border with the United States, but Sunday's news of the arrest of a Grammy-nominated artist for allegedly being illegally present in the U.S. has brought a larger issue to light: People are overstaying their visas.