Immigration. PUSH. Why did people leave their country. Oppressive governments Poverty Overcrowding Crop failures Starvation and disease Limited land. Why did the Jewish population leave South Eastern Europe?. Religious Persecution. Immigration. PULL. Why did people come to America.
of disease or illness
Moved from rural areas (farms)
to urban areas (cities)
LIMITS ON NUMBER OF IMMIGRANTS WHO CAN ENTER OUR COUNTRY