Preliminary tables – Permanent and temporary residents, 2011

Canada – Temporary foreign students present on December 1st by province or territory and urban area, 2007-2011

Urban area 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
St. John’s 576 609 707 825 745
Other Newfoundland and Labrador 801 903 813 874 1,058
Newfoundland and Labrador 1,377 1,512 1,520 1,699 1,803
Charlottetown 405 450 583 664 725
Other Prince Edward Island 71 67 68 63 61
Prince Edward Island 476 517 651 727 786
Halifax 3,691 3,992 4,691 5,645 6,061
Cape Breton 119 131 128 223 264
Other Nova Scotia 1,621 1,668 1,785 2,041 2,228
Nova Scotia 5,431 5,791 6,604 7,909 8,553
Fredericton 1,006 952 980 1,108 1,129
Moncton 651 803 823 832 881
Saint John 409 384 393 390 360
Other New Brunswick 1,158 1,116 1,087 1,181 1,242
New Brunswick 3,224 3,255 3,283 3,511 3,612
Montréal 20,704 21,417 23,822 24,892 26,090
Québec 1,393 1,440 1,450 1,563 1,598
Sherbrooke 1,056 1,105 1,147 1,175 1,225
Ottawa-Gatineau 354 344 381 489 520
Trois-Rivières 509 500 514 585 484
Chicoutimi-Jonquière 267 310 376 416 426
Rimouski 272 236 259 295 328
Other Québec 2,432 2,551 2,595 2,777 3,026
Québec 26,987 27,903 30,544 32,192 33,697
Toronto 35,817 35,714 40,310 50,129 57,850
Ottawa-Gatineau 6,011 5,805 6,232 7,132 7,699
Hamilton 4,196 4,197 4,578 5,091 5,639
London 3,337 3,690 4,201 4,359 5,085
Kitchener 1,975 2,021 2,198 2,315 2,793
St. Catharines-Niagara 1,892 1,932 2,192 2,289 2,740
Windsor 1,562 1,547 1,273 1,146 1,249
Guelph 821 798 902 922 1,005
Peterborough 696 711 755 790 879
Greater Sudbury 438 472 526 629 738
Kingston 715 718 689 633 667
Barrie 506 475 518 670 657
Sarnia 121 127 185 323 636
Oshawa 467 485 528 591 612
Belleville 306 285 251 238 233
Other Ontario 6,518 6,660 7,559 7,968 8,326
Ontario 65,378 65,637 72,897 85,225 96,808
Winnipeg 4,591 4,256 4,662 5,029 5,163
Brandon 195 200 232 224 217
Other Manitoba 465 409 486 452 400
Manitoba 5,251 4,865 5,380 5,705 5,780
Saskatoon 1,700 1,772 1,988 2,123 2,301
Regina 1,314 1,386 1,548 1,741 2,007
Other Saskatchewan 503 484 419 471 541
Saskatchewan 3,517 3,642 3,955 4,335 4,849
Edmonton 5,581 6,054 7,053 7,514 7,828
Calgary 5,734 5,795 6,074 6,345 6,392
Lethbridge 716 612 556 555 559
Medicine Hat 159 169 176 211 207
Red Deer 163 160 153 170 164
Wood Buffalo 122 146 152 134 124
Other Alberta 1,347 1,429 1,377 1,355 1,344
Alberta 13,822 14,365 15,541 16,284 16,618
Vancouver 35,255 34,995 39,523 43,425 50,104
Kamloops 1,057 1,045 1,259 1,297 1,336
Abbotsford 1,095 1,029 1,169 1,162 1,108
Kelowna 622 662 771 937 890
Nanaimo 1,005 984 937 1,008 861
Victoria 999 956 966 986 842
Prince George 353 372 467 565 606
Chilliwack 134 137 149 149 126
Other British Columbia 9,607 9,948 10,198 10,933 10,683
British Columbia 50,127 50,128 55,439 60,462 66,556
Territories* 93 84 69 60 68
Province/territory not stated 7 1 1 3 1
Total 175,690 177,700 195,884 218,112 239,131

*Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut

Source: Citizenship and Immigration Canada, RDM, Preliminary 2011 Data.

Present statistic measures the number of temporary residents with a valid document on December 1st of the observation year. A temporary resident who has been granted permanent resident status on or before the observation date (December 1) is excluded from the count from their grant date onwards. Temporary residents are grouped according to the principal reason for residing in Canada during the calendar year.

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