Reports and Statistics

U.S. Passports

Statistical data is available on the number of U.S. Passports issued by year, valid passports in circulation by year, passport applications received by year, and passports issued by state.

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U.S. Passports Issued Per Fiscal Year (1996-2021)

Fiscal Year U.S. Passports Issued
2021 15,496,590 (includes 2,497,708 passport cards)
2020 11,711,945 (includes 1,741,527 passport cards)
2019 20,690,491 (includes 2,895,514 passport cards)
2018 21,103,475 (includes 2,812,691 passport cards)
2017 21,378,994 (includes 2,511,778 passport cards)
2016 18,676,547 (includes 2,110,555 passport cards)
2015 15,556,216 (includes 1,647,413 passport cards)
2014 14,087,341 (includes 1,463,191 passport cards)
2013 13,529,757 (includes 1,408,865 passport cards)
2012 13,125,829 (includes 1,300,145 passport cards)
2011 12,613,153 (includes 1,173,092 passport cards)
2010 14,794,604 (includes 1,556,392 passport cards)
2009 14,170,171 (includes 1,544,718 passport cards)
2008 16,132,536 (includes 189,560 passport cards)
2007 18,382,798
2006 12,133,537
2005 10,123,424
2004 8,825,410
2003 7,300,667
2002 7,001,482
2001 7,119,506
2000 7,292,182
1999 6,722,198
1998 6,539,864
1997 6,295,003
1996 5,547,693
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U.S. Passports Issued per Calendar Year (1974-1995)

Calendar Year U.S. Passports Issued
1995 5,263,989
1994 4,895,151
1993 4,207,716
1992 3,282,488
1991 3,387,245
1990 3,688,689
1989 3,690,830
1988 4,060,803
1987 4,872,403
1986 4,109,132
1985 4,967,895
1984 4,718,205
1983 4,121,534
1982 3,763,995
1981 3,222,346
1980 3,020,468
1979 3,169,999
1978 3,234,471
1977 3,107,122
1976 2,816,678
1975 2,334,359
1974 2,415,003
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Valid Passports in Circulation (1989-2021)

Year Valid U.S. Passports
2021 145,028,408
2020 143,116,633
2019 146,775,089
2018 137,588,631
2017 136,114,038
2016 131,841,062
2015 125,907,176
2014 121,512,341
2013 117,443,735
2012 113,431,943
2011 109,780,364
2010 101,797,872
2009 97,597,368
2008 92,038,623
2007 82,100,668
2006 70,598,794
2005 64,772,634
2004 60,890,770
2003 57,642,868
2002 55,169,571
2001 52,155,057
2000 48,614,417
1999 45,337,044
1998 42,576,973
1997 39,729,749
1996 34,365,046
1995 29,559,666
1994 25,156,620
1993 21,245,840
1992 17,950,578
1991 14,344,241
1990 11,116,489
1989 7,261,711
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U.S. Passport Applications Received by Fiscal Year (1986-2021)

Fiscal Year U.S. Passport Applications
FY 2021 14,263,338
FY 2020 11,533,128
FY 2019 18,578,593
FY 2018 19,108,577
FY 2017 19,603,630
FY 2016 16,838,457
FY 2015 14,596,917
FY 2014 13,287,573
FY 2013 12,673,903
FY 2012 12,481,013
FY 2011 12,028,710
FY 2010 14,005,102
FY 2009 14,045,147
FY 2008 16,054,336
FY 2007 18,581,977
FY 2006 12,333,428
FY 2005 10,412,146
FY 2004 9,046,790
FY 2003 7,355,537
FY 2002 7,217,320
FY 2001 7,182,304
FY 2000 7,367,472
FY 1999 6,801,129
FY 1998 6,557,987
FY 1997 6,330,968
FY 1996 5,531,268
FY 1995 5,242,488
FY 1994 4,748,763
FY 1993 3,912,154
FY 1992 3,479,946
FY 1991 3,124,527
FY 1990 3,704,833
FY 1989 3,663,323
FY 1988 4,206,472
FY 1987 4,794,993
FY 1986 4,114,532
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Passport Issuance by State or Territory by Fiscal Year (2017-2021)

State FY 2021 FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018 FY 2017
ALABAMA 82,749 84,990  139,053 137,159 141,360
ALASKA 28,341 29,987  45,354 48,192 55,608
AMERICAN SAMOA 754 1,065  1,607 2,291 1,799
ARIZONA 248,645 218,887  363,101 375,338 379,962
ARKANSAS 53,904 52,893  85,767 89,012 89,980
CALIFORNIA 1,919,026 1,561,919  2,693,339 2,840,543 2,837,901
COLORADO 261,487 213,548  342,331 355,873 374,114
CONNECTICUT 153,717 130,296  222,333 235,693 249,947
DELAWARE 33,759 29,014  48,277 48,905 52,628
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA  205,803 181,283  253,077 258,693 196,849
FLORIDA 878,410 690,804  1,222,902 1,262,575 1,227,361
GEORGIA 335,991 295,541  487,318 481,331 487,671
GUAM 10,348 7,501  14,433 14,842 15,849
HAWAII 44,310 52,545  91,617 92,554 93,870
IDAHO 72,200 61,961  90,141 86,038 85,739
ILLINOIS 505,481 442,368  703,739 735,591 791,802
INDIANA 151,843 157,365  251,929 261,169 263,999
IOWA 83,157 88,438  130,457 137,347 144,933
KANSAS 79,664 78,797  121,925 127,752 128,895
KENTUCKY 82,568 83,101  131,844 145,503 146,064
LOUISIANA 89,815 81,215  141,736 148,836 148,990
MAINE 34,213 46,084  73,617 80,398 86,303
MARYLAND 262,378 212,417  377,847 374,231 402,525
MASSACHUSETTS 326,208 295,388  492,500 509,980 518,658
MICHIGAN 261,726 262,023  429,008 437,214 456,486
MINNESOTA 220,162 231,885  319,077 345,452 371,003
MISSISSIPPI 38,395 38,421  65,559 64,443 66,111
MISSOURI 153,449 154,296  240,976 275,385 276,923
MONTANA 36,918 39,162  55,550 63,855 68,772
NEBRASKA 59,713 55,130  81,800 85,118 89,101
NEVADA 127,754 103,812  160,779 165,224 167,595
NEW HAMPSHIRE 43,952 52,937  83,211 87,775 92,589
NEW JERSEY 513,818 371,490  645,883 678,527 722,184
NEW MEXICO 55,529 48,610  79,506 83,765 87,923
NEW YORK 981,226 787,634  1,341,065 1,389,610 1,480,475
NORTH CAROLINA 293,227 269,962  441,964 433,047 432,688
NORTH DAKOTA 20,675 24,685  37,192 38,061 39,422
NORTHERN MARIANAS 2,736 2,383  3,991 4,275 3,893
OHIO 259,087 299,732  484,854 474,472 489,910
OKLAHOMA 94,926 85,058  139,296 147,331 158,915
OREGON 170,702 164,306  221,372 239,105 248,500
PENNSYLVANIA 391,890 394,863  651,726 692,798 701,216
PUERTO RICO 117,733 76,971  170,899 186,377 171,894
RHODE ISLAND 43,533 38,986  62,703 64,229 66,631
SOUTH CAROLINA 123,129 116,393  192,663 202,467 280,237
SOUTH DAKOTA 23,467 23,321  32,556 34,157 37,064
TENNESSEE 151,204 158,469  244,552 240,387 242,532
TEXAS 1,114,567 851,415  1,503,296 1,523,741 1,522,930
UTAH 149,281 120,065  185,695 184,886 183,787
VERMONT 16,537 20,821  33,402 34,681 38,054
VIRGIN ISLANDS 6,633 5,500  9,775 9,101 9,984
VIRGINIA 363,838 318,616  518,517 502,990 517,801
WASHINGTON 305,253 289,106  468,148 493,209 503,297
WEST VIRGINIA 19,898 25,126  41,123 40,578 42,122
WISCONSIN 153,447 177,316  262,653 269,039 298,385
WYOMING 16,146 16,289  23,922 25,198 26,151

U.S. Visas

Statistical data is available on immigrant and non-immigrant visa issuance by consular offices, as well as information on the use of visa numbers in numerically limited categories.

 

International Parental Child Abductions

Statistical data is available on the number of reported international parental child abductions, and access requests, made to the office of Children’s Issues. This information is presented by calendar year, broken down by country, the number of cases, and the number of children involved. For Hague Convention partner country data: The numbers reflect abductions reported to the Office of Children’s Issues, not the number of Hague applications filed with a Central Authority during the given period.

 

Intercountry Adoptions

Statistical data is available on adoptions by country, adoptions by U.S. state, adoptions by year, and adoptions by visa type.

 

U.S. Citizen Deaths Overseas

Deaths of U.S. citizens abroad by non-natural causes.