Where do Spanish immigrants come from?
|Morocco||173,158||Moroccans in Spain|
|Romania||6,410||Romanians in Spain|
|Colombia||25,247||Colombians in Spain|
|United Kingdom||99,017||British migration to Spain|
Why did Spanish immigrants come to America? Exploration had been fueled in part by imperial hopes for the discovery of wealthy civilizations. In addition, like those aboard the Mayflower, most Spaniards came to the New World seeking land to farm, or occasionally, as historians have recently established, freedom from religious persecution.
Which country has the most Spanish immigrants?
|Spanish: Diáspora Española|
What is the largest immigrant group in Spain? Profile of the Immigrant Population in Spain
The top (nonEU) immigrant groups in Spain are 1) Moroccans (714,221), 2) Ecuadorians (212,970), 3) Colombians (172,368), Chinese (164,555), Bulgarians (140,206), and Bolivians (126,421) (1).