Facts and figures 2009 – Immigration overview: Permanent and temporary residents

Temporary residents


Canada – Foreign workers present on December 1st by province or territory and urban area

Number
Urban area 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
St. John’s 305 271 258 286 223 233 219 228 263 379
Other Newfoundland and Labrador 684 611 772 639 650 706 699 654 805 1,099
Newfoundland and Labrador 989 882 1,030 925 873 939 918 882 1,068 1,478
Charlottetown 77 78 91 87 94 84 118 153 210 307
Other Prince Edward Island 50 57 47 59 58 56 94 142 251 334
Prince Edward Island 127 135 138 146 152 140 212 295 461 641
Halifax 630 887 1,068 890 1,061 904 1,031 1,262 1,613 2,081
Other Nova Scotia 381 388 332 402 612 616 680 755 909 1,181
Nova Scotia 1,011 1,275 1,400 1,292 1,673 1,520 1,711 2,017 2,522 3,262
Saint John 163 123 94 108 128 153 222 303 359 373
Fredericton 106 118 103 148 213 212 197 195 287 357
Other New Brunswick 315 360 312 366 449 541 701 912 1,378 1,615
New Brunswick 584 601 509 622 790 906 1,120 1,410 2,024 2,345
Québec 671 625 715 710 889 916 966 930 1,255 1,533
Sherbrooke 111 121 164 195 210 240 221 239 266 319
Montréal 9,986 11,229 10,991 11,152 12,968 13,969 15,435 16,775 18,194 22,675
Ottawa-Gatineau 98 126 107 104 133 118 151 163 203 237
Other Quebec 1,717 1,539 1,874 3,204 3,814 4,902 4,805 5,185 5,991 5,788
Quebec 12,583 13,640 13,851 15,365 18,014 20,145 21,578 23,292 25,909 30,552
Ottawa-Gatineau 3,533 3,251 3,080 2,813 2,829 3,393 3,421 3,843 4,060 4,377
Kingston 93 98 107 127 160 174 186 191 210 204
Oshawa 266 298 469 480 449 489 799 507 733 645
Toronto 16,984 17,488 18,193 19,080 21,157 23,245 27,161 33,236 40,204 44,887
Hamilton 958 1,027 944 1,079 1,284 1,412 1,418 1,566 1,744 1,977
St. Catharines-Niagara 517 531 528 504 556 618 728 761 843 899
Kitchener 639 730 633 747 834 933 979 1,165 1,307 1,318
Guelph 282 324 321 394 427 432 437 423 492 541
London 715 703 771 916 979 993 1,095 1,210 1,293 1,506
Windsor 1,081 943 1,176 1,120 996 833 1,011 1,191 852 618
Sarnia 124 187 180 128 210 539 199 300 285 251
Barrie 91 87 93 90 109 121 146 189 254 289
Greater Sudbury 75 93 107 105 105 120 157 151 234 298
Other Ontario 21,107 23,757 23,897 25,835 28,817 31,409 34,174 37,551 38,457 36,952
Ontario 46,465 49,517 50,499 53,418 58,912 64,711 71,911 82,284 90,968 94,762
Winnipeg 1,117 1,239 1,273 1,310 1,445 1,604 1,893 2,504 2,679 2,732
Other Manitoba 594 547 678 752 964 1,053 1,415 2,025 2,638 2,891
Manitoba 1,711 1,786 1,951 2,062 2,409 2,657 3,308 4,529 5,317 5,623
Regina 330 313 334 334 363 383 422 537 819 1,362
Saskatoon 360 425 468 510 619 749 763 1,090 1,576 2,031
Other Saskatchewan 625 599 659 679 731 869 987 1,331 1,938 2,578
Saskatchewan 1,315 1,337 1,461 1,523 1,713 2,001 2,172 2,958 4,333 5,971
Medicine Hat 140 114 97 121 148 195 172 216 322 469
Lethbridge 89 87 82 112 109 142 259 364 594 816
Calgary 3,493 3,903 4,119 4,324 5,078 5,855 7,835 11,871 17,729 20,236
Red Deer 154 121 120 138 197 357 453 704 916 1,160
Edmonton 2,195 2,360 2,534 2,572 2,821 3,067 4,064 7,920 12,951 15,757
Wood Buffalo 137 164 166 165 207 405 503 770 1,280 1,458
Other Alberta 3,242 3,627 3,622 3,954 4,589 5,712 8,718 15,253 23,857 25,852
Alberta 9,450 10,376 10,740 11,386 13,149 15,733 22,004 37,098 57,649 65,748
Kelowna 186 209 191 259 340 324 455 604 1,019 1,296
Abbotsford 108 103 140 166 204 268 465 422 477 541
Vancouver 10,766 11,647 13,809 15,529 18,032 19,435 21,064 24,257 31,100 37,876
Victoria 231 259 311 320 388 604 456 491 574 638
Other British Columbia 3,901 4,351 4,842 5,944 7,815 10,779 12,676 17,543 25,084 28,687
British Columbia 15,192 16,569 19,293 22,218 26,779 31,410 35,116 43,317 58,254 69,038
Whitehorse 27 23 35 53 44 57 56 93 137 209
Other Yukon 29 26 19 23 53 38 50 64 108 142
Yukon 56 49 54 76 97 95 106 157 245 351
Yellowknife 90 88 92 116 121 138 109 81 78 100
Other Northwest Territories 106 149 107 132 148 146 161 225 225 178
Northwest Territories 196 237 199 248 269 284 270 306 303 278
Nunavut 18 14 25 33 33 46 50 68 33 43
Province or territory not stated 49 45 24 467 367 319 570 844 1,170 2,102
Total 89,746 96,463 101,174 109,781 125,230 140,906 161,046 199,457 250,256 282,194
Percentage distribution
Urban area 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
St. John’s 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other Newfoundland and Labrador 0.8 0.6 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.1 0.9 1.0 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.5
Charlottetown 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other Prince Edward Island 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Prince Edward Island 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
Halifax 0.7 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7
Other Nova Scotia 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Nova Scotia 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.2
Saint John 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
Fredericton 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other New Brunswick 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.6
New Brunswick 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.8
Québec 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Sherbrooke 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Montréal 11.1 11.6 10.9 10.2 10.4 9.9 9.6 8.4 7.3 8.0
Ottawa-Gatineau 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other Quebec 1.9 1.6 1.9 2.9 3.0 3.5 3.0 2.6 2.4 2.1
Quebec 14.0 14.1 13.7 14.0 14.4 14.3 13.4 11.7 10.4 10.8
Ottawa-Gatineau 3.9 3.4 3.0 2.6 2.3 2.4 2.1 1.9 1.6 1.6
Kingston 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Oshawa 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.2
Toronto 18.9 18.1 18.0 17.4 16.9 16.5 16.9 16.7 16.1 15.9
Hamilton 1.1 1.1 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.7
St. Catharines-Niagara 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3
Kitchener 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5
Guelph 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
London 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5
Windsor 1.2 1.0 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.2
Sarnia 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1
Barrie 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Greater Sudbury 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Other Ontario 23.5 24.6 23.6 23.5 23.0 22.3 21.2 18.8 15.4 13.1
Ontario 51.8 51.3 49.9 48.7 47.0 45.9 44.7 41.3 36.3 33.6
Winnipeg 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.0
Other Manitoba 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.0
Manitoba 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.1 2.3 2.1 2.0
Regina 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.5
Saskatoon 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.7
Other Saskatchewan 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.9
Saskatchewan 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.5 1.7 2.1
Medicine Hat 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
Lethbridge 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3
Calgary 3.9 4.0 4.1 3.9 4.1 4.2 4.9 6.0 7.1 7.2
Red Deer 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4
Edmonton 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.5 4.0 5.2 5.6
Wood Buffalo 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.5
Other Alberta 3.6 3.8 3.6 3.6 3.7 4.1 5.4 7.6 9.5 9.2
Alberta 10.5 10.8 10.6 10.4 10.5 11.2 13.7 18.6 23.0 23.3
Kelowna 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.5
Abbotsford 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Vancouver 12.0 12.1 13.6 14.1 14.4 13.8 13.1 12.2 12.4 13.4
Victoria 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Other British Columbia 4.3 4.5 4.8 5.4 6.2 7.6 7.9 8.8 10.0 10.2
British Columbia 16.9 17.2 19.1 20.2 21.4 22.3 21.8 21.7 23.3 24.5
Whitehorse 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
Other Yukon 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Yukon 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Yellowknife 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other Northwest Territories 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Northwest Territories 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
Nunavut 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Province or territory not stated 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.7
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

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