Why you're probably wrong about levels of immigration in your country

Many Americans consider immigration one of the biggest issues for the future president. Image: REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

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 "What percentage of the population do you think are immigrants?"- Avg. guess as a multiple of actual number
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 "Over of every 100 people how many do you think are Muslims?"- Avg. guess as a multiple of actual number
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