Push and Pull Factors

Push = No Religious Freedom.

Some immigrants left because in Europe, the pilgrims were persecuted for their religious beliefs. They came to America to find religious freedom.

Pull = Economic opportunities

Economic opportunities also drew people to America. As the country grew and developed, immigrants could find jobs and the opportunities to own their own land (like a farm).

Push = Active Wars

Some people left because their were wars going on where they lived.

Pull = Good jobs

If another country has better jobs then the others.

Push = Treated badly by your government

Living in a place were there is bad government makes a immigrant not want to live there.

Pull = Better Living spaces

Better houses are super important to immigrants who want a great home.