Memo highlighting key facts regarding migrant and seasonal farmworkers based on data from the 2015-2016 U.S. Department of Labor’s National Agricultural Workers Survey (NAWS).
A random sample of farmworkers interviewed on behalf of the Department of Labor, regarding their families, their jobs, immigration status, and health. There are additional categories that vary between surveys. In the past, the DOL published several helpful reports based on the NAWS data. Click here to visit the NAWS website.