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Three-fourths of H-1B visa holders in 2018 are Indians: US report

By: Keerthi Mohan

Nearly three out of every four H-1B visa holders as of 5 October are Indian citizens, an official US report has said. According to the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), there were as many as 419,637 foreign nationals working in the US on H-1B visas as on 5 October. Of these, 309,986 are Indians, the USCIS said in its report H-1B petitions by gender and country of birth fiscal year 2018. The report reveals a massive gender disparity – only one out of every four H-1B visa holders is female. Of the 419,637 H-1B visa holders, 106,096 (or 25.3…

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