Porto Alegre’s H1B visa backlog

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Before 2020 March, Porto Alegre issued 5.8 H1B visas per month on average. If we naively assume that the number of visa applications didn’t change during COVID, they are now 12.8 months ahead of expectations.

Source: The U.S. Department of State’s Monthly Immigrant Visa Issuance Statistics.
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