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

Asylum Claimants Processed by Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Offices, January 2011 - April 2017 Footnote *
Provinces/Territoires 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Air Ports of Entry
Newfoundland and Labrador -- -- 0 5 10 10 0 25
Prince Edward Island 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nova Scotia 10 5 -- 5 0 5 0 25
New Brunswick 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Quebec 680 1,095 355 200 245 450 180 3,205
Ontario 5,680 2,955 780 1,470 1,870 2,455 715 15,920
Manitoba -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 10
Saskatchewan -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 15
Alberta 55 70 45 20 45 40 20 300
British Columbia 180 165 90 70 65 95 65 735
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 3,060 985 20,240
Land Ports of Entry
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 -- 40
Quebec 1,250 1,060 755 855 985 2,500 2,430 9,840
Ontario 2,565 2,450 1,900 2,525 2,815 3,930 1,985 18,170
Manitoba 30 20 25 15 110 120 155 470
Saskatchewan 15 -- 20 10 5 30 15 90
Alberta 185 145 135 175 190 140 75 1,040
British Columbia 135 85 110 135 170 220 110 960
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 4,770 30,645
Marine Ports of Entry
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)
Newfoundland and Labrador -- -- -- 5 10 15 0 35
Prince Edward Island 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 10
Nova Scotia 10 10 5 5 -- 5 -- 40
New Brunswick 5 -- -- 5 -- 20 -- 40
Quebec 1,935 2,160 1,115 1,060 1,230 2,955 2,615 13,070
Ontario 8,245 5,405 2,675 3,995 4,690 6,380 2,700 34,090
Manitoba 30 20 25 15 110 120 155 485
Saskatchewan 15 -- 20 15 10 30 15 105
Alberta 235 215 180 195 240 180 95 1,340
British Columbia 310 250 200 205 235 320 175 1,695
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 5,760 50,915
Inland Offices
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 55 105 245 125 710
Ontario 370 350 225 190 180 200 85 1,600
Manitoba 20 75 10 90 45 375 260 880
Saskatchewan -- -- 0 0 0 -- 0 --
Alberta 15 10 15 15 15 5 0 75
British Columbia 205 175 120 165 205 505 195 1,575
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 1,335 665 4,855
Total – CBSA Land, Air and Marine ports of entry and Inland Offices 11,475 8,765 4,645 6,025 7,080 11,365 6,425 55,775

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 - April 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 5 200
New Brunswick 15 15 5 10 -- 5 10 60
Quebec 2,550 2,360 1,290 1,490 1,580 2,305 1,495 13,070
Ontario 9,860 8,160 3,855 4,995 6,220 8,690 3,435 45,215
Manitoba 95 50 45 50 65 80 160 550
Saskatchewan 45 50 25 20 15 10 -- 165
Alberta 585 510 290 385 660 845 295 3,570
British Columbia 660 515 200 345 355 535 205 2,810
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 5,610 65,685
Asylum Claimants Processed by CBSA & IRCC Offices, January 2011 - April 2017 Footnote *
Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador 5 5 -- 10 20 25 5 75
Prince Edward Island -- 0 10 0 0 0 0 10
Nova Scotia 40 50 20 30 35 60 10 245
New Brunswick 20 20 10 20 5 25 15 110
Quebec 4,555 4,595 2,440 2,600 2,920 5,505 4,235 26,850
Ontario 18,475 13,920 6,755 9,180 11,090 15,270 6,215 80,905
Manitoba 145 150 80 160 220 575 580 1,910
Saskatchewan 60 55 50 30 20 40 15 275
Alberta 835 735 485 600 915 1,030 390 4,990
British Columbia 1,175 940 520 715 795 1,365 575 6,080
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 12,040 121,455
Other 0 -- -- 105 95 -- -- 205
Total of All Asylum Claimants 25,315 20,470 10,370 13,450 16,115 23,895 12,040 121,665

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