Asylum Claimants Processed by Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Offices, January 2011 - June 2017

Asylum Claimants Processed by Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Offices, January 2011 - June 2017 Footnote *

Air Ports of Entry
Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador -- -- 0 5 10 10 5 30
Prince Edward Island 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nova Scotia 10 5 -- 5 0 5 -- 25
New Brunswick 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Quebec 680 1,095 355 200 245 450 325 3,355
Ontario 5,680 2,955 780 1,470 1,870 2,455 1,035 16,240
Manitoba -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 10
Saskatchewan -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 15
Alberta 55 70 45 20 45 40 30 305
British Columbia 180 165 90 70 65 95 105 775
Northwest Territories 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nunavut 0 -- -- 0 0 0 0 --
Yukon 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0 --
Total - Air Ports of Entry 6,610 4,295 1,275 1,775 2,240 3,060 1,500 20,760
Land Ports of Entry
Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador 0 0 -- -- -- 5 0 10
Prince Edward Island 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 10
Nova Scotia 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 0 10
New Brunswick 5 -- -- 5 -- 20 -- 45
Quebec 1,250 1,060 755 855 985 2,500 2,985 10,400
Ontario 2,565 2,450 1,900 2,525 2,815 3,930 2,945 19,130
Manitoba 30 20 25 15 110 120 215 530
Saskatchewan 15 -- 20 10 5 30 15 95
Alberta 185 145 135 175 190 140 110 1,080
British Columbia 135 85 110 135 170 220 140 990
Northwest Territories 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nunavut 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 --
Yukon 0 0 -- 0 0 -- 0 --
Total - Land Ports of Entry 4,180 3,770 2,960 3,725 4,280 6,960 6,420 32,295
Marine Ports of Entry
Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Prince Edward Island 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nova Scotia -- -- -- -- 0 0 -- 5
New Brunswick 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Quebec 0 -- -- -- -- -- 5 20
Ontario 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manitoba 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Saskatchewan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alberta 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
British Columbia 0 0 -- -- 0 -- 0 --
Northwest Territories 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nunavut 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yukon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total - Marine Ports of Entry -- -- -- 5 -- 5 5 30
All Ports of Entry (Air, Land and Marine)
Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador -- -- -- 5 10 15 5 40
Prince Edward Island 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 10
Nova Scotia 10 10 5 5 -- 5 -- 40
New Brunswick 5 -- -- 5 -- 20 -- 45
Quebec 1,935 2,160 1,115 1,060 1,230 2,955 3,315 13,770
Ontario 8,245 5,405 2,675 3,995 4,690 6,380 3,980 35,375
Manitoba 30 20 25 15 110 120 215 545
Saskatchewan 15 -- 20 15 10 30 15 105
Alberta 235 215 180 195 240 180 140 1,385
British Columbia 310 250 200 205 235 320 245 1,765
Northwest Territories 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nunavut 0 -- -- -- 0 0 0 --
Yukon 0 0 -- 0 0 -- 0 --
Total - All Ports of Entry (Air, Land and Marine) 10,795 8,070 4,235 5,500 6,530 10,030 7,925 53,085
Inland Offices
Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 --
Prince Edward Island 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nova Scotia 0 -- 0 0 0 0 0 --
New Brunswick 0 0 -- -- 0 -- -- 5
Quebec 70 75 35 55 105 245 305 895
Ontario 370 350 225 190 180 200 105 1,620
Manitoba 20 75 10 90 45 375 405 1,025
Saskatchewan -- -- 0 0 0 -- 0 --
Alberta 15 10 15 15 15 5 0 75
British Columbia 205 175 120 165 205 505 290 1,670
Northwest Territories 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nunavut 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yukon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total - Inland Offices 680 695 410 520 550 1,335 1,110 5,300
Summary of Asylum Claimants Processed by Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Offices, January 2011 - June 2017
CBSA designated ports of entry/inland offices 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Air Ports of Entry 6,610 4,295 1,275 1,775 2,240 3,060 1,500 20,760
Land Ports of Entry 4,180 3,770 2,960 3,725 4,280 6,960 6,420 32,295
Marine Ports of Entry -- -- -- 5 -- 5 5 30
All Ports of Entry (Air, Land and Marine) 10,795 8,070 4,235 5,500 6,530 10,030 7,925 53,085
Inland Offices 680 695 410 520 550 1,335 1,110 5,300
Total – CBSA Land, Air and Marine ports of entry and Inland Offices 11,475 8,765 4,645 6,025 7,080 11,365 9,040 58,385

These statistics include asylum claimants intercepted by the RCMP and brought to a CBSA designated port of entry or inland office, and do not include asylum claims made at Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada offices. Figures may vary slightly depending on the date when the claim was received.

Asylum Claimants Processed by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Offices, January 2011 - June 2017Footnote *

Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador 5 5 0 -- 10 10 5 40
Prince Edward Island -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 --
Nova Scotia 30 35 15 25 35 50 15 210
New Brunswick 15 15 5 10 -- 5 10 60
Quebec 2,550 2,360 1,290 1,490 1,580 2,305 2,875 14,450
Ontario 9,860 8,160 3,855 4,995 6,220 8,690 5,355 47,130
Manitoba 95 50 45 50 65 80 205 590
Saskatchewan 45 50 25 20 15 10 5 170
Alberta 585 510 290 385 660 845 450 3,725
British Columbia 660 515 200 345 355 535 345 2,955
Northwest Territories -- 0 0 0 0 -- 0 --
Nunavut 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yukon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total - IRCC 13,840 11,705 5,725 7,325 8,945 12,535 9,270 69,340

Total Asylum Claimants Processed by CBSA & IRCC Offices, January 2011 - June 2017 Footnote *

Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador 5 5 -- 10 20 25 10 80
Prince Edward Island -- 0 10 0 0 0 0 10
Nova Scotia 40 50 20 30 35 60 20 255
New Brunswick 20 20 10 20 5 25 15 110
Quebec 4,555 4,595 2,440 2,600 2,920 5,505 6,505 29,115
Ontario 18,475 13,920 6,755 9,180 11,090 15,270 9,440 84,125
Manitoba 145 150 80 160 220 575 825 2,160
Saskatchewan 60 55 50 30 20 40 20 280
Alberta 835 735 485 600 915 1,030 590 5,185
British Columbia 1,175 940 520 715 795 1,365 885 6,390
Northwest Territories -- 0 0 0 0 -- 0 --
Nunavut 0 -- -- -- 0 0 0 --
Yukon 0 0 -- 0 0 -- 0 --
Total - CBSA & IRCC 25,315 20,465 10,370 13,345 16,020 23,895 18,305 127,725
Other 0 -- -- 105 95 -- -- 205
Total of All Asylum Claimants 25,315 20,470 10,370 13,450 16,115 23,895 18,310 127,930

Other shows counts of misaligned codes.

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