Republican Gov. Nikki Haley joined more than half of the nation’s governors this week protesting admission of Syrian refugees following a series of terrorist attacks in Paris the previous Friday.
According to the Wall Street Journal, 36 states have taken in Syrian refugees since 2011.
Syria has approximately 4.3 million refugees. This infographic illustrates the refugee population there in context of the refugee population worldwide. Find out what it means to the state and the nation.