Rio de Janeiro’s J1 visa issuance rate

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Before COVID, Rio de Janeiro issued 214.3 J1 visas in an average December. This December, they issued 106. It seems like Rio de Janeiro is still not operating at full capacity.
Source: The U.S. Department of State’s Monthly Immigrant Visa Issuance Statistics.
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