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

Asylum Claimants Processed by Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) Offices, January 2011 - March 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 1,095 355 200 245 450 140 3,165
Ontario 5,680 2,955 780 1,470 1,870 2,455 545 15,755
Manitoba -- -- -- -- -- -- 0 10
Saskatchewan -- 0 -- -- -- -- 0 15
Alberta 55 70 45 20 45 40 10 285
British Columbia 180 165 90 70 65 95 55 720
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 3,060 745 20,005
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 1,885 9,295
Ontario 2,565 2,450 1,900 2,525 2,815 3,930 1470 17,655
Manitoba 30 20 25 15 110 120 115 430
Saskatchewan 15 -- 20 10 5 30 -- 85
Alberta 185 145 135 175 190 140 60 1,030
British Columbia 135 85 110 135 170 220 70 920
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 3,605 29,480
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 0 5
New Brunswick 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Quebec 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 15
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 0 25
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 0 40
New Brunswick 5 -- -- 5 -- 20 -- 40
Quebec 1,935 2,160 1,115 1,060 1,230 2,955 2,025 12,475
Ontario 8,245 5,405 2,675 3,995 4,690 6,380 2,015 33,410
Manitoba 30 20 25 15 110 120 115 440
Saskatchewan 15 -- 20 15 10 30 -- 95
Alberta 235 215 180 195 240 180 70 1,315
British Columbia 310 250 200 205 235 320 125 1,645
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 4,350 49,510
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 65 650
Ontario 370 350 225 190 180 200 60 1,575
Manitoba 20 75 10 90 45 375 140 760
Saskatchewan -- -- 0 0 0 -- 0 --
Alberta 15 10 15 15 15 5 0 75
British Columbia 205 175 120 165 205 505 145 1,525
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 1,335 415 4,605
Total – CBSA Land, Air and Marine ports of entry and Inland Offices 11,475 8,765 4,645 6,025 7,080 11,365 4,765 54,115

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 - March 2017Footnote *
Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador 5 5 0 -- 10 10 -- 35
Prince Edward Island -- 0 0 0 0 0 0 --
Nova Scotia 30 35 15 25 35 50 -- 195
New Brunswick 15 15 5 10 -- 5 -- 55
Quebec 2,550 2,360 1,290 1,490 1,580 2,305 990 12,565
Ontario 9,860 8,160 3,855 4,995 6,220 8,690 2,660 44,440
Manitoba 95 50 45 50 65 80 140 530
Saskatchewan 45 50 25 20 15 10 -- 165
Alberta 585 510 290 385 660 845 240 3,520
British Columbia 660 515 200 345 355 535 150 2,760
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 4,195 64,265
Asylum Claimants Processed by CBSA & IRCC Offices, January 2011 - March 2017 Footnote *
Provinces/Territories 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Newfoundland and Labrador 5 5 -- 10 20 25 -- 75
Prince Edward Island -- 0 10 0 0 0 0 10
Nova Scotia 40 50 20 30 35 60 -- 240
New Brunswick 20 20 10 20 5 25 -- 100
Quebec 4,555 4,595 2,440 2,600 2,920 5,505 3,080 25,695
Ontario 18,475 13,920 6,755 9,180 11,090 15,270 4,735 79,425
Manitoba 145 150 80 160 220 575 395 1,730
Saskatchewan 60 55 50 30 20 40 5 265
Alberta 835 735 485 600 915 1,030 310 4,910
British Columbia 1,175 940 520 715 795 1,365 420 5,925
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 8,960 118,380
Other -- -- 105 95 -- -- 210
Total of All Asylum Claimants 25,315 20,470 10,370 13,450 16,115 23,895 8,960 118,585

Other shows counts of misaligned codes.

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