How many African Americans are brought to America?
In 2008 there are a total of 1,436,000 African Americans in the United States that were born in Africa. This is in addition to the 105,915 persons born in Africa that are seeking legal permanent resident status in the United States for the same year. This brings the number of African Americans brought to America to at least 1,541,915. These numbers are based on the 2010 U.S. Census Bureau Statistical Handbook.