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Temporary residents


Canada – Temporary residents by yearly status, 1985 to 2009

Number
Yearly status 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
 Initial entry 55,768 62,122 65,432 74,666 70,241 70,406 61,328 56,112 52,649 54,925 56,861 57,580
 Re-entry 16,346 17,828 20,982 24,625 29,482 41,806 48,048 52,723 48,302 41,196 31,609 32,169
Total entries 72,114 79,950 86,414 99,291 99,723 112,212 109,376 108,835 100,951 96,121 88,470 89,749
Still present 33,888 40,131 45,837 51,642 58,619 65,478 75,347 63,399 56,163 48,093 53,596 53,791
Foreign workers 106,002 120,081 132,251 150,933 158,342 177,690 184,723 172,234 157,114 144,214 142,066 143,540
 Initial entry 20,342 21,776 24,575 30,127 31,452 31,888 31,091 29,281 28,036 28,193 33,079 40,756
 Re-entry 6,251 5,870 5,576 6,379 11,533 15,987 20,255 23,641 22,787 19,223 6,891 5,823
Total entries 26,593 27,646 30,151 36,506 42,985 47,875 51,346 52,922 50,823 47,416 39,970 46,579
Still present 44,848 41,294 39,901 40,785 39,949 41,463 44,130 45,742 48,592 50,724 60,653 65,085
Foreign students 71,441 68,940 70,052 77,291 82,934 89,338 95,476 98,664 99,415 98,140 100,623 111,664
 Total entries 19,674 35,553 31,156 36,412 20,667 21,505 25,140 24,770
 Still present 0 19,302 51,734 69,447 76,497 73,378 77,116 79,948
 Refugee
 claimants
        19,674 54,855 82,890 105,859 97,164 94,883 102,256 104,718
 Total entries 57,936 5,244 3,301 2,165 1,311 1,041 741 798
 Still present 49,253 100,147 95,758 7,582 5,769 4,767 4,544 4,091
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
        107,189 105,391 99,059 9,747 7,080 5,808 5,285 4,889
Total entries 11,116 21,052 23,715 16,231 77,610 40,797 34,457 38,577 21,978 22,546 25,881 25,568
Still present 15,697 23,211 36,985 38,700 49,253 119,449 147,492 77,029 82,266 78,145 81,660 84,039
Humanitarian population 26,813 44,263 60,700 54,931 126,863 160,246 181,949 115,606 104,244 100,691 107,541 109,607
 Initial entry 81,588 77,282 78,124 69,584 71,676 75,536 68,774 60,596 54,503 52,699 55,056 53,532
 Re-entry 9,180 9,021 9,741 8,537 7,836 9,164 9,757 9,783 9,415 8,885 8,926 8,791
Total entries 90,768 86,303 87,865 78,121 79,512 84,700 78,531 70,379 63,918 61,584 63,982 62,323
Still present 25,968 27,832 31,187 34,298 28,378 35,323 42,037 39,497 34,255 30,491 31,164 33,596
Other 116,736 114,135 119,052 112,419 107,890 120,023 120,568 109,876 98,173 92,075 95,146 95,919
 Initial entry 167,003 180,318 190,384 188,353 248,000 214,359 191,841 181,230 155,316 156,179 169,391 176,160
 Re-entry 33,588 34,633 37,761 41,796 51,830 71,225 81,869 89,483 82,354 71,488 48,912 48,059
Total entries 200,591 214,951 228,145 230,149 299,830 285,584 273,710 270,713 237,670 227,667 218,303 224,219
Still present 120,401 132,468 153,910 165,425 176,199 261,713 309,006 225,667 221,276 207,453 227,073 236,511
Total 320,992 347,419 382,055 395,574 476,029 547,297 582,716 496,380 458,946 435,120 445,376 460,730
Number
Yearly status 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
 Initial entry 61,225 65,837 72,662 84,137 79,694 72,745 66,554 73,955 81,649 94,192 114,829 134,378 119,114
 Re-entry 33,810 34,585 34,458 32,403 39,994 38,153 36,674 38,588 41,045 44,855 49,963 57,903 59,364
Total entries 95,035 100,422 107,120 116,540 119,688 110,898 103,228 112,543 122,694 139,047 164,792 192,281 178,478
Still present 52,792 54,721 58,049 61,412 67,246 71,089 76,756 86,333 101,664 116,688 135,607 170,152 226,408
Foreign workers 147,827 155,143 165,169 177,952 186,934 181,987 179,984 198,876 224,358 255,735 300,399 362,433 404,886
 Initial entry 43,319 41,944 52,183 62,899 73,431 68,558 61,101 56,355 57,769 62,143 64,490 70,296 75,472
 Re-entry 5,602 6,095 6,237 6,193 7,484 8,385 8,607 9,767 10,116 9,649 9,549 9,232 9,668
Total entries 48,921 48,039 58,420 69,092 80,915 76,943 69,708 66,122 67,885 71,792 74,039 79,528 85,140
Still present 72,693 76,892 78,922 89,831 105,284 127,255 139,759 150,004 153,778 156,123 159,726 163,074 168,435
Foreign students 121,614 124,931 137,342 158,923 186,199 204,198 209,467 216,126 221,663 227,915 233,765 242,602 253,575
 Total entries 23,407 24,166 29,887 37,116 44,398 33,328 31,790 25,455 19,677 22,864 28,422 36,821 33,161
 Still present 78,682 76,918 76,950 80,804 90,080 107,694 115,744 119,582 112,480 95,109 84,053 83,224 96,058
 Refugee
 claimants
102,089 101,084 106,837 117,920 134,478 141,022 147,534 145,037 132,157 117,973 112,475 120,045 129,219
 Total entries 778 789 8,147 810 910 1,446 903 758 793 979 1,183 1,149 962
 Still present 4,131 3,862 3,750 11,193 6,177 6,447 7,383 5,772 5,940 6,208 6,214 6,169 5,958
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
4,909 4,651 11,897 12,003 7,087 7,893 8,286 6,530 6,733 7,187 7,397 7,318 6,920
Total entries 24,185 24,955 38,034 37,926 45,308 34,774 32,693 26,213 20,470 23,843 29,605 37,970 34,123
Still present 82,813 80,780 80,700 91,997 96,257 114,141 123,127 125,354 118,420 101,317 90,267 89,393 102,016
Humanitarian population 106,998 105,735 118,734 129,923 141,565 148,915 155,820 151,567 138,890 125,160 119,872 127,363 136,139
 Initial entry 55,455 56,040 61,838 71,265 72,924 74,333 70,772 73,762 71,344 71,437 72,325 72,877 67,675
 Re-entry 8,903 9,397 10,043 10,813 11,737 13,541 14,533 15,376 15,484 15,797 16,750 16,735 16,914
Total entries 64,358 65,437 71,881 82,078 84,661 87,874 85,305 89,138 86,828 87,234 89,075 89,612 84,589
Still present 35,667 36,424 35,928 39,873 44,387 47,008 52,400 52,604 55,450 57,279 57,427 58,574 58,095
Other 100,025 101,861 107,809 121,951 129,048 134,882 137,705 141,742 142,278 144,513 146,502 148,186 142,684
 Initial entry 182,907 187,263 222,631 253,513 268,103 247,523 228,019 227,935 229,296 249,669 279,331 313,252 293,664
 Re-entry 49,592 51,590 52,824 52,123 62,469 62,966 62,915 66,081 68,581 72,247 78,180 86,139 88,666
Total entries 232,499 238,853 275,455 305,636 330,572 310,489 290,934 294,016 297,877 321,916 357,511 399,391 382,330
Still present 243,965 248,817 253,599 283,113 313,174 359,493 392,042 414,295 429,312 431,407 443,027 481,193 554,954
Total 476,464 487,670 529,054 588,749 643,746 669,982 682,976 708,311 727,189 753,323 800,538 880,584 937,284
Percentage distribution
Yearly status 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
 Initial entry 17.4 17.9 17.1 18.9 14.8 12.9 10.5 11.3 11.5 12.6 12.8 12.5
 Re-entry 5.1 5.1 5.5 6.2 6.2 7.6 8.2 10.6 10.5 9.5 7.1 7.0
Total entries 22.5 23.0 22.6 25.1 20.9 20.5 18.8 21.9 22.0 22.1 19.9 19.5
Still present 10.6 11.6 12.0 13.1 12.3 12.0 12.9 12.8 12.2 11.1 12.0 11.7
Foreign workers 33.0 34.6 34.6 38.2 33.3 32.5 31.7 34.7 34.2 33.1 31.9 31.2
 Initial entry 6.3 6.3 6.4 7.6 6.6 5.8 5.3 5.9 6.1 6.5 7.4 8.8
 Re-entry 1.9 1.7 1.5 1.6 2.4 2.9 3.5 4.8 5.0 4.4 1.5 1.3
Total entries 8.3 8.0 7.9 9.2 9.0 8.7 8.8 10.7 11.1 10.9 9.0 10.1
Still present 14.0 11.9 10.4 10.3 8.4 7.6 7.6 9.2 10.6 11.7 13.6 14.1
Foreign students 22.3 19.8 18.3 19.5 17.4 16.3 16.4 19.9 21.7 22.6 22.6 24.2
 Total entries 4.1 6.5 5.3 7.3 4.5 4.9 5.6 5.4
 Still present 0.0 3.5 8.9 14.0 16.7 16.9 17.3 17.4
 Refugee
 claimants
        4.1 10.0 14.2 21.3 21.2 21.8 23.0 22.7
 Total entries 12.2 1.0 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
 Still present 10.3 18.3 16.4 1.5 1.3 1.1 1.0 0.9
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
        22.5 19.3 17.0 2.0 1.5 1.3 1.2 1.1
Total entries 3.5 6.1 6.2 4.1 16.3 7.5 5.9 7.8 4.8 5.2 5.8 5.5
Still present 4.9 6.7 9.7 9.8 10.3 21.8 25.3 15.5 17.9 18.0 18.3 18.2
Humanitarian population 8.4 12.7 15.9 13.9 26.7 29.3 31.2 23.3 22.7 23.1 24.1 23.8
 Initial entry 25.4 22.2 20.4 17.6 15.1 13.8 11.8 12.2 11.9 12.1 12.4 11.6
 Re-entry 2.9 2.6 2.5 2.2 1.6 1.7 1.7 2.0 2.1 2.0 2.0 1.9
Total entries 28.3 24.8 23.0 19.7 16.7 15.5 13.5 14.2 13.9 14.2 14.4 13.5
Still present 8.1 8.0 8.2 8.7 6.0 6.5 7.2 8.0 7.5 7.0 7.0 7.3
Other 36.4 32.9 31.2 28.4 22.7 21.9 20.7 22.1 21.4 21.2 21.4 20.8
 Initial entry 52.0 51.9 49.8 47.6 52.1 39.2 32.9 36.5 33.8 35.9 38.0 38.2
 Re-entry 10.5 10.0 9.9 10.6 10.9 13.0 14.0 18.0 17.9 16.4 11.0 10.4
Total entries 62.5 61.9 59.7 58.2 63.0 52.2 47.0 54.5 51.8 52.3 49.0 48.7
Still present 37.5 38.1 40.3 41.8 37.0 47.8 53.0 45.5 48.2 47.7 51.0 51.3
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage distribution
Yearly status 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
 Initial entry 12.8 13.5 13.7 14.3 12.4 10.9 9.7 10.4 11.2 12.5 14.3 15.3 12.7
 Re-entry 7.1 7.1 6.5 5.5 6.2 5.7 5.4 5.4 5.6 6.0 6.2 6.6 6.3
Total entries 19.9 20.6 20.2 19.8 18.6 16.6 15.1 15.9 16.9 18.5 20.6 21.8 19.0
Still present 11.1 11.2 11.0 10.4 10.4 10.6 11.2 12.2 14.0 15.5 16.9 19.3 24.2
Foreign workers 31.0 31.8 31.2 30.2 29.0 27.2 26.4 28.1 30.9 33.9 37.5 41.2 43.2
 Initial entry 9.1 8.6 9.9 10.7 11.4 10.2 8.9 8.0 7.9 8.2 8.1 8.0 8.1
 Re-entry 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.0 1.0
Total entries 10.3 9.9 11.0 11.7 12.6 11.5 10.2 9.3 9.3 9.5 9.2 9.0 9.1
Still present 15.3 15.8 14.9 15.3 16.4 19.0 20.5 21.2 21.1 20.7 20.0 18.5 18.0
Foreign students 25.5 25.6 26.0 27.0 28.9 30.5 30.7 30.5 30.5 30.3 29.2 27.6 27.1
 Total entries 4.9 5.0 5.6 6.3 6.9 5.0 4.7 3.6 2.7 3.0 3.6 4.2 3.5
 Still present 16.5 15.8 14.5 13.7 14.0 16.1 16.9 16.9 15.5 12.6 10.5 9.5 10.2
 Refugee
 claimants
21.4 20.7 20.2 20.0 20.9 21.0 21.6 20.5 18.2 15.7 14.0 13.6 13.8
 Total entries 0.2 0.2 1.5 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
 Still present 0.9 0.8 0.7 1.9 1.0 1.0 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
1.0 1.0 2.2 2.0 1.1 1.2 1.2 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.7
Total entries 5.1 5.1 7.2 6.4 7.0 5.2 4.8 3.7 2.8 3.2 3.7 4.3 3.6
Still present 17.4 16.6 15.3 15.6 15.0 17.0 18.0 17.7 16.3 13.4 11.3 10.2 10.9
Humanitarian population 22.5 21.7 22.4 22.1 22.0 22.2 22.8 21.4 19.1 16.6 15.0 14.5 14.5
 Initial entry 11.6 11.5 11.7 12.1 11.3 11.1 10.4 10.4 9.8 9.5 9.0 8.3 7.2
 Re-entry 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.8 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.1 1.9 1.8
Total entries 13.5 13.4 13.6 13.9 13.2 13.1 12.5 12.6 11.9 11.6 11.1 10.2 9.0
Still present 7.5 7.5 6.8 6.8 6.9 7.0 7.7 7.4 7.6 7.6 7.2 6.7 6.2
Other 21.0 20.9 20.4 20.7 20.0 20.1 20.2 20.0 19.6 19.2 18.3 16.8 15.2
 Initial entry 38.4 38.4 42.1 43.1 41.6 36.9 33.4 32.2 31.5 33.1 34.9 35.6 31.3
 Re-entry 10.4 10.6 10.0 8.9 9.7 9.4 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.6 9.8 9.8 9.5
Total entries 48.8 49.0 52.1 51.9 51.4 46.3 42.6 41.5 41.0 42.7 44.7 45.4 40.8
Still present 51.2 51.0 47.9 48.1 48.6 53.7 57.4 58.5 59.0 57.3 55.3 54.6 59.2
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Canada – Male temporary residents by yearly status, 1985 to 2009

Number
Yearly status 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
 Initial entry 42,357 44,931 46,851 53,111 46,438 42,880 38,623 37,355 36,478 38,619 39,612 39,978
 Re-entry 13,803 15,041 17,650 20,259 21,977 28,972 31,186 31,700 30,390 28,694 26,220 27,558
Total entries 56,160 59,972 64,501 73,370 68,415 71,852 69,809 69,055 66,868 67,313 65,832 67,536
Still present 19,831 23,001 25,015 27,431 31,654 33,825 37,377 32,047 28,847 26,165 29,115 29,876
Foreign workers 75,991 82,973 89,516 100,801 100,069 105,677 107,186 101,102 95,715 93,478 94,947 97,412
 Initial entry 11,020 11,908 12,965 15,803 16,481 16,503 15,773 14,877 13,997 14,024 16,345 20,317
 Re-entry 3,888 3,664 3,326 3,727 6,571 8,929 11,364 13,301 12,791 10,552 3,563 2,914
Total entries 14,908 15,572 16,291 19,530 23,052 25,432 27,137 28,178 26,788 24,576 19,908 23,231
Still present 27,591 24,897 23,913 23,575 22,329 22,633 23,805 24,328 25,831 27,130 32,519 34,538
Foreign students 42,499 40,469 40,204 43,105 45,381 48,065 50,942 52,506 52,619 51,706 52,427 57,769
 Total entries 12,840 23,268 19,283 22,059 12,807 13,085 15,169 14,956
 Still present 0 12,538 33,640 44,062 47,354 45,861 47,665 48,985
 Refugee
 claimants
        12,840 35,806 52,923 66,121 60,161 58,946 62,834 63,941
 Total entries 36,363 2,978 1,940 1,148 656 627 457 523
 Still present 34,357 65,932 62,366 4,761 3,431 2,879 2,820 2,566
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
        70,720 68,910 64,306 5,909 4,087 3,506 3,277 3,089
Total entries 7,287 14,963 17,056 10,986 49,203 26,246 21,223 23,207 13,463 13,712 15,626 15,479
Still present 10,395 15,125 25,425 27,479 34,357 78,470 96,006 48,823 50,785 48,740 50,485 51,551
Humanitarian population 17,682 30,088 42,481 38,465 83,560 104,716 117,229 72,030 64,248 62,452 66,111 67,030
 Initial entry 48,055 44,876 44,624 40,805 41,577 43,510 39,929 34,181 30,564 29,785 31,769 29,496
 Re-entry 5,133 4,847 5,199 4,873 4,413 5,299 5,519 5,421 5,108 4,740 4,927 4,638
Total entries 53,188 49,723 49,823 45,678 45,990 48,809 45,448 39,602 35,672 34,525 36,696 34,134
Still present 10,268 11,181 12,266 13,636 11,602 15,066 17,913 16,100 12,714 11,599 11,788 13,427
Other 63,456 60,904 62,089 59,314 57,592 63,875 63,361 55,702 48,386 46,124 48,484 47,561
 Initial entry 107,551 115,302 120,479 119,099 151,576 126,308 113,070 107,535 93,355 94,810 102,434 104,497
 Re-entry 23,992 24,928 27,192 30,465 35,084 46,031 50,547 52,507 49,436 45,316 35,628 35,883
Total entries 131,543 140,230 147,671 149,564 186,660 172,339 163,617 160,042 142,791 140,126 138,062 140,380
Still present 68,085 74,204 86,619 92,121 99,942 149,994 175,101 121,298 118,177 113,634 123,907 129,392
Males 199,628 214,434 234,290 241,685 286,602 322,333 338,718 281,340 260,968 253,760 261,969 269,772
Number
Yearly status 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
 Initial entry 42,785 46,938 52,106 61,236 55,235 47,963 41,427 44,609 49,854 57,459 69,483 80,865 69,834
 Re-entry 29,282 29,990 29,491 27,364 34,722 32,903 31,347 32,846 34,687 37,596 40,953 46,779 47,954
Total entries 72,067 76,928 81,597 88,600 89,957 80,866 72,774 77,455 84,541 95,055 110,436 127,644 117,788
Still present 30,151 31,930 34,186 35,653 39,531 41,063 41,040 44,240 50,913 58,145 68,267 86,202 118,532
Foreign workers 102,218 108,858 115,783 124,253 129,488 121,929 113,814 121,695 135,454 153,200 178,703 213,846 236,320
 Initial entry 21,253 20,588 26,509 31,670 37,477 35,113 31,864 29,451 30,551 32,614 34,384 38,313 42,220
 Re-entry 2,872 3,016 3,165 3,174 3,758 4,338 4,536 5,253 5,494 5,219 5,127 5,057 5,400
Total entries 24,125 23,604 29,674 34,844 41,235 39,451 36,400 34,704 36,045 37,833 39,511 43,370 47,620
Still present 38,148 40,232 41,189 47,399 55,563 67,674 75,138 81,439 83,964 85,570 87,472 89,662 93,456
Foreign students 62,273 63,836 70,863 82,243 96,798 107,125 111,538 116,143 120,009 123,403 126,983 133,032 141,076
 Total entries 14,374 14,799 18,432 22,247 26,005 19,371 18,428 14,393 10,986 12,606 15,626 20,482 18,620
 Still present 47,752 46,920 47,227 49,946 55,313 65,038 69,220 70,882 66,433 56,198 49,490 48,568 55,220
 Refugee
 claimants
62,126 61,719 65,659 72,193 81,318 84,409 87,648 85,275 77,419 68,804 65,116 69,050 73,840
 Total entries 478 520 4,199 496 497 779 486 403 409 537 685 672 564
 Still present 2,675 2,436 2,391 6,160 3,592 3,700 4,200 3,418 3,549 3,613 3,637 3,650 3,560
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
3,153 2,956 6,590 6,656 4,089 4,479 4,686 3,821 3,958 4,150 4,322 4,322 4,124
Total entries 14,852 15,319 22,631 22,743 26,502 20,150 18,914 14,796 11,395 13,143 16,311 21,154 19,184
Still present 50,427 49,356 49,618 56,106 58,905 68,738 73,420 74,300 69,982 59,811 53,127 52,218 58,780
Humanitarian population 65,279 64,675 72,249 78,849 85,407 88,888 92,334 89,096 81,377 72,954 69,438 73,372 77,964
 Initial entry 30,233 30,289 32,506 38,147 38,842 39,305 37,269 39,021 37,265 36,544 36,921 37,030 33,854
 Re-entry 4,757 4,943 5,202 5,563 6,195 7,275 7,842 8,121 8,071 8,193 8,594 8,490 8,503
Total entries 34,990 35,232 37,708 43,710 45,037 46,580 45,111 47,142 45,336 44,737 45,515 45,520 42,357
Still present 14,779 15,039 14,633 16,292 18,332 19,054 21,849 22,106 23,289 23,926 23,357 23,860 23,785
Other 49,769 50,271 52,341 60,002 63,369 65,634 66,960 69,248 68,625 68,663 68,872 69,380 66,142
 Initial entry 108,339 112,237 132,559 152,233 156,216 140,858 127,733 126,509 127,909 138,650 155,973 176,045 163,470
 Re-entry 37,695 38,846 39,051 37,664 46,515 46,189 45,466 47,588 49,408 52,118 55,800 61,643 63,479
Total entries 146,034 151,083 171,610 189,897 202,731 187,047 173,199 174,097 177,317 190,768 211,773 237,688 226,949
Still present 133,505 136,557 139,626 155,450 172,331 196,529 211,447 222,085 228,148 227,452 232,223 251,942 294,553
Males 279,539 287,640 311,236 345,347 375,062 383,576 384,646 396,182 405,465 418,220 443,996 489,630 521,502
Percentage distribution
Yearly status 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
 Initial entry 21.2 21.0 20.0 22.0 16.2 13.3 11.4 13.3 14.0 15.2 15.1 14.8
 Re-entry 6.9 7.0 7.5 8.4 7.7 9.0 9.2 11.3 11.6 11.3 10.0 10.2
Total entries 28.1 28.0 27.5 30.4 23.9 22.3 20.6 24.5 25.6 26.5 25.1 25.0
Still present 9.9 10.7 10.7 11.3 11.0 10.5 11.0 11.4 11.1 10.3 11.1 11.1
Foreign workers 38.1 38.7 38.2 41.7 34.9 32.8 31.6 35.9 36.7 36.8 36.2 36.1
 Initial entry 5.5 5.6 5.5 6.5 5.8 5.1 4.7 5.3 5.4 5.5 6.2 7.5
 Re-entry 1.9 1.7 1.4 1.5 2.3 2.8 3.4 4.7 4.9 4.2 1.4 1.1
Total entries 7.5 7.3 7.0 8.1 8.0 7.9 8.0 10.0 10.3 9.7 7.6 8.6
Still present 13.8 11.6 10.2 9.8 7.8 7.0 7.0 8.6 9.9 10.7 12.4 12.8
Foreign students 21.3 18.9 17.2 17.8 15.8 14.9 15.0 18.7 20.2 20.4 20.0 21.4
 Total entries 4.5 7.2 5.7 7.8 4.9 5.2 5.8 5.5
 Still present 0.0 3.9 9.9 15.7 18.1 18.1 18.2 18.2
 Refugee
 claimants
        4.5 11.1 15.6 23.5 23.1 23.2 24.0 23.7
 Total entries 12.7 0.9 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
 Still present 12.0 20.5 18.4 1.7 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.0
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
        24.7 21.4 19.0 2.1 1.6 1.4 1.3 1.1
Total entries 3.7 7.0 7.3 4.5 17.2 8.1 6.3 8.2 5.2 5.4 6.0 5.7
Still present 5.2 7.1 10.9 11.4 12.0 24.3 28.3 17.4 19.5 19.2 19.3 19.1
Humanitarian population 8.9 14.0 18.1 15.9 29.2 32.5 34.6 25.6 24.6 24.6 25.2 24.8
 Initial entry 24.1 20.9 19.0 16.9 14.5 13.5 11.8 12.1 11.7 11.7 12.1 10.9
 Re-entry 2.6 2.3 2.2 2.0 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.9 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.7
Total entries 26.6 23.2 21.3 18.9 16.0 15.1 13.4 14.1 13.7 13.6 14.0 12.7
Still present 5.1 5.2 5.2 5.6 4.0 4.7 5.3 5.7 4.9 4.6 4.5 5.0
Other 31.8 28.4 26.5 24.5 20.1 19.8 18.7 19.8 18.5 18.2 18.5 17.6
 Initial entry 53.9 53.8 51.4 49.3 52.9 39.2 33.4 38.2 35.8 37.4 39.1 38.7
 Re-entry 12.0 11.6 11.6 12.6 12.2 14.3 14.9 18.7 18.9 17.9 13.6 13.3
Total entries 65.9 65.4 63.0 61.9 65.1 53.5 48.3 56.9 54.7 55.2 52.7 52.0
Still present 34.1 34.6 37.0 38.1 34.9 46.5 51.7 43.1 45.3 44.8 47.3 48.0
Males 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage distribution
Yearly status 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
 Initial entry 15.3 16.3 16.7 17.7 14.7 12.5 10.8 11.3 12.3 13.7 15.6 16.5 13.4
 Re-entry 10.5 10.4 9.5 7.9 9.3 8.6 8.1 8.3 8.6 9.0 9.2 9.6 9.2
Total entries 25.8 26.7 26.2 25.7 24.0 21.1 18.9 19.6 20.9 22.7 24.9 26.1 22.6
Still present 10.8 11.1 11.0 10.3 10.5 10.7 10.7 11.2 12.6 13.9 15.4 17.6 22.7
Foreign workers 36.6 37.8 37.2 36.0 34.5 31.8 29.6 30.7 33.4 36.6 40.2 43.7 45.3
 Initial entry 7.6 7.2 8.5 9.2 10.0 9.2 8.3 7.4 7.5 7.8 7.7 7.8 8.1
 Re-entry 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.2 1.2 1.0 1.0
Total entries 8.6 8.2 9.5 10.1 11.0 10.3 9.5 8.8 8.9 9.0 8.9 8.9 9.1
Still present 13.6 14.0 13.2 13.7 14.8 17.6 19.5 20.6 20.7 20.5 19.7 18.3 17.9
Foreign students 22.3 22.2 22.8 23.8 25.8 27.9 29.0 29.3 29.6 29.5 28.6 27.2 27.1
 Total entries 5.1 5.1 5.9 6.4 6.9 5.1 4.8 3.6 2.7 3.0 3.5 4.2 3.6
 Still present 17.1 16.3 15.2 14.5 14.7 17.0 18.0 17.9 16.4 13.4 11.1 9.9 10.6
 Refugee
 claimants
22.2 21.5 21.1 20.9 21.7 22.0 22.8 21.5 19.1 16.5 14.7 14.1 14.2
 Total entries 0.2 0.2 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
 Still present 1.0 0.8 0.8 1.8 1.0 1.0 1.1 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.7
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
1.1 1.0 2.1 1.9 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.8
Total entries 5.3 5.3 7.3 6.6 7.1 5.3 4.9 3.7 2.8 3.1 3.7 4.3 3.7
Still present 18.0 17.2 15.9 16.2 15.7 17.9 19.1 18.8 17.3 14.3 12.0 10.7 11.3
Humanitarian population 23.4 22.5 23.2 22.8 22.8 23.2 24.0 22.5 20.1 17.4 15.6 15.0 14.9
 Initial entry 10.8 10.5 10.4 11.0 10.4 10.2 9.7 9.8 9.2 8.7 8.3 7.6 6.5
 Re-entry 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.7 1.9 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.7 1.6
Total entries 12.5 12.2 12.1 12.7 12.0 12.1 11.7 11.9 11.2 10.7 10.3 9.3 8.1
Still present 5.3 5.2 4.7 4.7 4.9 5.0 5.7 5.6 5.7 5.7 5.3 4.9 4.6
Other 17.8 17.5 16.8 17.4 16.9 17.1 17.4 17.5 16.9 16.4 15.5 14.2 12.7
 Initial entry 38.8 39.0 42.6 44.1 41.7 36.7 33.2 31.9 31.5 33.2 35.1 36.0 31.3
 Re-entry 13.5 13.5 12.5 10.9 12.4 12.0 11.8 12.0 12.2 12.5 12.6 12.6 12.2
Total entries 52.2 52.5 55.1 55.0 54.1 48.8 45.0 43.9 43.7 45.6 47.7 48.5 43.5
Still present 47.8 47.5 44.9 45.0 45.9 51.2 55.0 56.1 56.3 54.4 52.3 51.5 56.5
Males 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Canada – Female temporary residents by yearly status, 1985 to 2009

Number
Yearly status 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
 Initial entry 13,410 17,187 18,570 21,523 23,792 27,522 22,696 18,754 16,149 16,301 17,243 17,599
 Re-entry 2,542 2,787 3,332 4,366 7,482 12,808 16,833 20,988 17,871 12,461 5,348 4,567
Total entries 15,952 19,974 21,902 25,889 31,274 40,330 39,529 39,742 34,020 28,762 22,591 22,166
Still present 14,052 17,124 20,816 24,205 26,959 31,647 37,967 31,350 27,315 21,926 24,479 23,915
Foreign workers 30,004 37,098 42,718 50,094 58,233 71,977 77,496 71,092 61,335 50,688 47,070 46,081
 Initial entry 9,318 9,867 11,605 14,322 14,969 15,384 15,316 14,402 14,037 14,169 16,732 20,436
 Re-entry 2,363 2,206 2,250 2,651 4,961 7,057 8,891 10,339 9,996 8,671 3,328 2,909
Total entries 11,681 12,073 13,855 16,973 19,930 22,441 24,207 24,741 24,033 22,840 20,060 23,345
Still present 17,255 16,397 15,982 17,203 17,613 18,826 20,321 21,412 22,758 23,591 28,131 30,544
Foreign students 28,936 28,470 29,837 34,176 37,543 41,267 44,528 46,153 46,791 46,431 48,191 53,889
 Total entries 6,795 12,279 11,869 14,349 7,856 8,420 9,971 9,814
 Still present 0 6,725 18,049 25,374 29,134 27,510 29,448 30,962
 Refugee
 claimants
        6,795 19,004 29,918 39,723 36,990 35,930 39,419 40,776
 Total entries 21,562 2,266 1,361 1,017 655 414 284 275
 Still present 14,890 34,200 33,378 2,821 2,338 1,888 1,724 1,525
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
        36,452 36,466 34,739 3,838 2,993 2,302 2,008 1,800
Total entries 3,826 6,085 6,655 5,241 28,357 14,545 13,230 15,366 8,511 8,834 10,255 10,089
Still present 5,301 8,084 11,553 11,216 14,890 40,925 51,427 28,195 31,472 29,398 31,172 32,487
Humanitarian population 9,127 14,169 18,208 16,457 43,247 55,470 64,657 43,561 39,983 38,232 41,427 42,576
 Initial entry 33,532 32,398 33,485 28,761 30,088 32,013 28,843 26,411 23,937 22,913 23,279 24,034
 Re-entry 4,047 4,174 4,542 3,662 3,421 3,863 4,237 4,361 4,307 4,144 3,998 4,152
Total entries 37,579 36,572 38,027 32,423 33,509 35,876 33,080 30,772 28,244 27,057 27,277 28,186
Still present 15,700 16,650 18,918 20,657 16,767 20,247 24,109 23,393 21,541 18,892 19,374 20,165
Other 53,279 53,222 56,945 53,080 50,276 56,123 57,189 54,165 49,785 45,949 46,651 48,351
 Initial entry 59,443 64,999 69,870 69,200 96,351 88,028 78,754 73,682 61,932 61,363 66,941 71,655
 Re-entry 9,595 9,705 10,569 11,326 16,719 25,164 31,292 36,939 32,876 26,130 13,242 12,131
Total entries 69,038 74,704 80,439 80,526 113,070 113,192 110,046 110,621 94,808 87,493 80,183 83,786
Still present 52,308 58,255 67,269 73,281 76,229 111,645 133,824 104,350 103,086 93,807 103,156 107,111
Females 121,346 132,959 147,708 153,807 189,299 224,837 243,870 214,971 197,894 181,300 183,339 190,897
Number
Yearly status 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
 Initial entry 18,429 18,884 20,541 22,871 24,445 24,781 25,127 29,346 31,792 36,731 45,345 53,508 49,277
 Re-entry 4,486 4,540 4,964 5,037 5,271 5,250 5,326 5,742 6,358 7,259 9,010 11,124 11,410
Total entries 22,915 23,424 25,505 27,908 29,716 30,031 30,453 35,088 38,150 43,990 54,355 64,632 60,687
Still present 22,640 22,789 23,861 25,753 27,706 30,021 35,715 42,092 50,751 58,541 67,340 83,950 107,872
Foreign workers 45,555 46,213 49,366 53,661 57,422 60,052 66,168 77,180 88,901 102,531 121,695 148,582 168,559
 Initial entry 22,060 21,343 25,660 31,198 35,946 33,440 29,234 26,903 27,214 29,523 30,104 31,982 33,248
 Re-entry 2,729 3,075 3,072 3,017 3,722 4,046 4,071 4,513 4,622 4,430 4,421 4,175 4,268
Total entries 24,789 24,418 28,732 34,215 39,668 37,486 33,305 31,416 31,836 33,953 34,525 36,157 37,516
Still present 34,541 36,654 37,715 42,415 49,696 59,565 64,614 68,558 69,808 70,546 72,245 73,404 74,973
Foreign students 59,330 61,072 66,447 76,630 89,364 97,051 97,919 99,974 101,644 104,499 106,770 109,561 112,489
 Total entries 9,033 9,367 11,454 14,867 18,392 13,956 13,362 11,062 8,691 10,258 12,796 16,338 14,539
 Still present 30,929 29,998 29,723 30,857 34,764 42,653 46,521 48,698 46,046 38,911 34,563 34,656 40,837
 Refugee
 claimants
39,962 39,365 41,177 45,724 53,156 56,609 59,883 59,760 54,737 49,169 47,359 50,994 55,376
 Total entries 300 269 3,948 314 413 667 417 355 384 442 498 477 398
 Still present 1,456 1,426 1,359 5,033 2,585 2,747 3,183 2,354 2,391 2,595 2,577 2,519 2,398
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
1,756 1,695 5,307 5,347 2,998 3,414 3,600 2,709 2,775 3,037 3,075 2,996 2,796
Total entries 9,333 9,636 15,402 15,181 18,805 14,623 13,779 11,417 9,075 10,700 13,294 16,815 14,937
Still present 32,385 31,424 31,082 35,890 37,349 45,400 49,704 51,052 48,437 41,506 37,140 37,175 43,235
Humanitarian population 41,718 41,060 46,484 51,071 56,154 60,023 63,483 62,469 57,512 52,206 50,434 53,990 58,172
 Initial entry 25,221 25,738 29,328 33,114 34,081 35,027 33,502 34,737 34,078 34,889 35,400 35,839 33,818
 Re-entry 4,146 4,452 4,840 5,248 5,542 6,265 6,690 7,254 7,412 7,604 8,155 8,244 8,410
Total entries 29,367 30,190 34,168 38,362 39,623 41,292 40,192 41,991 41,490 42,493 43,555 44,083 42,228
Still present 20,888 21,385 21,295 23,578 26,054 27,953 30,550 30,498 32,161 33,351 34,068 34,711 34,306
Other 50,255 51,575 55,463 61,940 65,677 69,245 70,742 72,489 73,651 75,844 77,623 78,794 76,534
 Initial entry 74,550 74,985 90,038 101,213 111,863 106,657 100,282 101,421 101,379 111,007 123,351 137,192 130,182
 Re-entry 11,854 12,683 13,769 14,453 15,949 16,775 17,447 18,491 19,172 20,129 22,378 24,495 25,186
Total entries 86,404 87,668 103,807 115,666 127,812 123,432 117,729 119,912 120,551 131,136 145,729 161,687 155,368
Still present 110,454 112,252 113,953 127,636 140,805 162,939 180,583 192,200 201,157 203,944 210,793 229,240 260,386
Females 196,858 199,920 217,760 243,302 268,617 286,371 298,312 312,112 321,708 335,080 356,522 390,927 415,754
Percentage distribution
Yearly status 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
 Initial entry 11.1 12.9 12.6 14.0 12.6 12.2 9.3 8.7 8.2 9.0 9.4 9.2
 Re-entry 2.1 2.1 2.3 2.8 4.0 5.7 6.9 9.8 9.0 6.9 2.9 2.4
Total entries 13.1 15.0 14.8 16.8 16.5 17.9 16.2 18.5 17.2 15.9 12.3 11.6
Still present 11.6 12.9 14.1 15.7 14.2 14.1 15.6 14.6 13.8 12.1 13.4 12.5
Foreign workers 24.7 27.9 28.9 32.6 30.8 32.0 31.8 33.1 31.0 28.0 25.7 24.1
 Initial entry 7.7 7.4 7.9 9.3 7.9 6.8 6.3 6.7 7.1 7.8 9.1 10.7
 Re-entry 1.9 1.7 1.5 1.7 2.6 3.1 3.6 4.8 5.1 4.8 1.8 1.5
Total entries 9.6 9.1 9.4 11.0 10.5 10.0 9.9 11.5 12.1 12.6 10.9 12.2
Still present 14.2 12.3 10.8 11.2 9.3 8.4 8.3 10.0 11.5 13.0 15.3 16.0
Foreign students 23.8 21.4 20.2 22.2 19.8 18.4 18.3 21.5 23.6 25.6 26.3 28.2
 Total entries 3.6 5.5 4.9 6.7 4.0 4.6 5.4 5.1
 Still present 0.0 3.0 7.4 11.8 14.7 15.2 16.1 16.2
 Refugee
 claimants
        3.6 8.5 12.3 18.5 18.7 19.8 21.5 21.4
 Total entries 11.4 1.0 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1
 Still present 7.9 15.2 13.7 1.3 1.2 1.0 0.9 0.8
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
        19.3 16.2 14.2 1.8 1.5 1.3 1.1 0.9
Total entries 3.2 4.6 4.5 3.4 15.0 6.5 5.4 7.1 4.3 4.9 5.6 5.3
Still present 4.4 6.1 7.8 7.3 7.9 18.2 21.1 13.1 15.9 16.2 17.0 17.0
Humanitarian population 7.5 10.7 12.3 10.7 22.8 24.7 26.5 20.3 20.2 21.1 22.6 22.3
 Initial entry 27.6 24.4 22.7 18.7 15.9 14.2 11.8 12.3 12.1 12.6 12.7 12.6
 Re-entry 3.3 3.1 3.1 2.4 1.8 1.7 1.7 2.0 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.2
Total entries 31.0 27.5 25.7 21.1 17.7 16.0 13.6 14.3 14.3 14.9 14.9 14.8
Still present 12.9 12.5 12.8 13.4 8.9 9.0 9.9 10.9 10.9 10.4 10.6 10.6
Other 43.9 40.0 38.6 34.5 26.6 25.0 23.5 25.2 25.2 25.3 25.4 25.3
 Initial entry 49.0 48.9 47.3 45.0 50.9 39.2 32.3 34.3 31.3 33.8 36.5 37.5
 Re-entry 7.9 7.3 7.2 7.4 8.8 11.2 12.8 17.2 16.6 14.4 7.2 6.4
Total entries 56.9 56.2 54.5 52.4 59.7 50.3 45.1 51.5 47.9 48.3 43.7 43.9
Still present 43.1 43.8 45.5 47.6 40.3 49.7 54.9 48.5 52.1 51.7 56.3 56.1
Females 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage distribution
Yearly status 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
 Initial entry 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.1 8.7 8.4 9.4 9.9 11.0 12.7 13.7 11.9
 Re-entry 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.1 2.0 1.8 1.8 1.8 2.0 2.2 2.5 2.8 2.7
Total entries 11.6 11.7 11.7 11.5 11.1 10.5 10.2 11.2 11.9 13.1 15.2 16.5 14.6
Still present 11.5 11.4 11.0 10.6 10.3 10.5 12.0 13.5 15.8 17.5 18.9 21.5 25.9
Foreign workers 23.1 23.1 22.7 22.1 21.4 21.0 22.2 24.7 27.6 30.6 34.1 38.0 40.5
 Initial entry 11.2 10.7 11.8 12.8 13.4 11.7 9.8 8.6 8.5 8.8 8.4 8.2 8.0
 Re-entry 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.2 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.0
Total entries 12.6 12.2 13.2 14.1 14.8 13.1 11.2 10.1 9.9 10.1 9.7 9.2 9.0
Still present 17.5 18.3 17.3 17.4 18.5 20.8 21.7 22.0 21.7 21.1 20.3 18.8 18.0
Foreign students 30.1 30.5 30.5 31.5 33.3 33.9 32.8 32.0 31.6 31.2 29.9 28.0 27.1
 Total entries 4.6 4.7 5.3 6.1 6.8 4.9 4.5 3.5 2.7 3.1 3.6 4.2 3.5
 Still present 15.7 15.0 13.6 12.7 12.9 14.9 15.6 15.6 14.3 11.6 9.7 8.9 9.8
 Refugee
 claimants
20.3 19.7 18.9 18.8 19.8 19.8 20.1 19.1 17.0 14.7 13.3 13.0 13.3
 Total entries 0.2 0.1 1.8 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
 Still present 0.7 0.7 0.6 2.1 1.0 1.0 1.1 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6
 Other
 humanitarian
 cases
0.9 0.8 2.4 2.2 1.1 1.2 1.2 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.7
Total entries 4.7 4.8 7.1 6.2 7.0 5.1 4.6 3.7 2.8 3.2 3.7 4.3 3.6
Still present 16.5 15.7 14.3 14.8 13.9 15.9 16.7 16.4 15.1 12.4 10.4 9.5 10.4
Humanitarian population 21.2 20.5 21.3 21.0 20.9 21.0 21.3 20.0 17.9 15.6 14.1 13.8 14.0
 Initial entry 12.8 12.9 13.5 13.6 12.7 12.2 11.2 11.1 10.6 10.4 9.9 9.2 8.1
 Re-entry 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.1 2.0
Total entries 14.9 15.1 15.7 15.8 14.8 14.4 13.5 13.5 12.9 12.7 12.2 11.3 10.2
Still present 10.6 10.7 9.8 9.7 9.7 9.8 10.2 9.8 10.0 10.0 9.6 8.9 8.3
Other 25.5 25.8 25.5 25.5 24.5 24.2 23.7 23.2 22.9 22.6 21.8 20.2 18.4
 Initial entry 37.9 37.5 41.3 41.6 41.6 37.2 33.6 32.5 31.5 33.1 34.6 35.1 31.3
 Re-entry 6.0 6.3 6.3 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.9 6.0 6.0 6.3 6.3 6.1
Total entries 43.9 43.9 47.7 47.5 47.6 43.1 39.5 38.4 37.5 39.1 40.9 41.4 37.4
Still present 56.1 56.1 52.3 52.5 52.4 56.9 60.5 61.6 62.5 60.9 59.1 58.6 62.6
Females 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

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