Facts and figures 2014 – Immigration overview: Permanent residents

Canada – Permanent residents by source country

Total by Province or Territory
Source country 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Philippines 18,139 18,400 19,837 24,887 28,573 38,617 36,765 34,315 29,545 40,035
India 36,210 33,848 28,742 28,261 29,456 34,235 27,509 30,933 33,087 38,341
People's Republic of China 42,584 33,518 27,642 30,037 29,622 30,391 28,502 33,024 34,130 24,640
Iran 5,837 7,480 6,974 6,475 6,580 7,477 7,479 7,534 11,291 16,781
Pakistan 14,314 13,127 10,124 8,994 7,217 6,811 7,468 11,227 12,603 9,128
United States of America 8,394 9,613 9,463 10,190 8,995 8,142 7,676 7,891 8,501 8,496
United Kingdom and Colonies 7,258 7,140 8,216 8,979 8,876 8,724 6,204 6,195 5,827 5,764
France 4,429 4,002 4,290 4,532 5,051 4,646 4,080 6,280 5,623 4,717
Mexico 2,837 2,844 3,239 2,856 3,092 3,865 3,947 4,227 3,996 4,478
Republic of Korea 5,832 6,215 5,920 7,294 5,874 5,537 4,588 5,316 4,509 4,463
Nigeria 2,236 2,594 2,375 2,109 3,156 3,906 3,103 3,443 4,172 4,161
Iraq 2,226 1,788 2,406 3,543 5,450 5,941 6,196 4,041 4,918 3,897
Algeria 3,626 4,807 3,623 4,005 5,393 4,752 4,325 3,774 4,331 3,660
Haiti 1,682 1,619 1,598 2,491 2,080 4,744 6,503 5,868 4,152 3,315
Egypt 2,496 2,190 2,356 3,347 3,496 5,982 4,663 5,555 4,165 3,159
Jamaica 1,945 1,722 2,141 2,334 2,456 2,321 2,059 2,182 2,479 3,054
Colombia 6,424 6,535 5,357 5,452 4,652 5,218 4,366 3,741 3,631 2,860
Sri Lanka 4,930 4,714 4,123 4,756 4,547 4,422 3,309 3,338 2,394 2,606
Ukraine 2,270 1,973 2,218 1,937 2,367 3,159 2,515 2,265 2,487 2,537
Socialist Republic of Vietnam 1,852 3,153 2,574 1,784 2,171 1,942 1,723 1,731 2,112 2,495
Morocco 2,939 3,322 4,021 4,226 5,532 6,242 4,399 3,878 3,261 2,492
Bangladesh 4,171 4,014 2,897 2,939 2,104 4,721 2,694 2,640 3,789 2,234
Lebanon 3,709 3,802 3,467 3,566 3,077 3,432 3,072 1,614 2,172 2,225
Federal Republic of Cameroon 604 697 1,025 1,279 1,344 1,800 1,638 2,507 2,439 2,113
Syria 1,458 1,145 1,056 919 917 1,039 1,005 650 1,009 2,049
Eritrea 528 700 699 799 904 931 1,182 1,335 1,719 1,977
Republic of Ireland 224 283 300 412 395 547 525 725 1,015 1,977
Brazil 969 1,181 1,746 2,138 2,509 2,598 1,508 1,642 1,714 1,915
Israel 2,446 2,625 2,401 2,562 2,316 2,755 1,970 2,134 1,945 1,896
Russia 3,972 3,117 2,983 2,690 2,931 2,288 1,963 2,079 2,466 1,780
Democratic Republic of Congo 1,521 1,623 1,466 1,397 1,581 1,239 1,224 1,714 2,050 1,749
Romania 5,048 4,468 3,834 2,837 2,076 1,922 1,776 1,588 1,512 1,552
Republic of Ivory Coast 294 431 619 646 668 1,066 636 1,024 1,170 1,532
Democratic Republic of Somalia 1,198 1,061 1,166 1,015 1,214 1,528 1,535 1,582 2,028 1,491
Afghanistan 3,436 3,009 2,652 2,111 1,746 1,758 2,203 2,635 2,004 1,490
Venezuela 1,211 1,192 1,335 1,239 1,353 998 1,452 1,373 1,022 1,483
Tunisia 756 1,065 869 950 1,195 1,299 1,442 1,503 1,627 1,474
Ethiopia 1,506 1,801 1,512 1,613 1,289 1,865 2,163 1,864 1,606 1,340
Australia 909 875 1,033 1,018 1,018 933 850 982 1,121 1,295
Federal Republic of Germany 2,226 2,767 2,449 3,833 3,887 2,956 2,053 1,702 1,217 1,273
Nepal 607 540 511 581 561 1,392 1,129 1,185 1,308 1,220
Jordan 1,940 1,827 1,421 1,581 1,235 1,831 1,635 1,206 1,255 1,158
Japan 1,067 1,212 1,250 1,284 1,194 1,168 1,265 1,214 982 1,127
Cuba 999 1,064 1,350 1,300 1,433 961 962 1,304 1,402 1,080
Republic of South Africa 988 1,111 1,200 1,123 1,188 1,238 959 1,243 1,240 1,001
Moldova 655 803 1,099 1,127 1,535 1,988 1,367 1,416 1,231 941
Stateless 841 845 656 622 542 701 563 487 463 804
Guyana 1,215 1,286 1,277 1,137 1,180 953 804 676 656 784
Poland 1,405 1,263 1,235 1,267 1,013 795 720 779 852 772
Senegal 278 416 433 555 668 765 740 949 818 733
Turkey 2,065 1,638 1,463 1,122 1,238 1,492 1,257 1,068 729 717
Peru 1,653 1,473 1,490 1,094 1,884 1,283 886 787 682 712
El Salvador 436 430 929 1,115 845 787 691 641 639 700
Taiwan 3,097 2,818 2,766 2,993 2,472 2,629 1,704 985 773 691
Italy 344 325 320 370 429 434 374 440 545 652
Portugal 338 424 405 665 623 629 528 560 630 637
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 343 383 579 434 511 434 451 523 538 607
Thailand 575 500 487 519 512 499 396 296 400 607
Hong Kong 729 712 674 897 657 623 591 728 774 586
Hungary 516 520 425 383 312 354 287 300 425 536
Albania 1,223 856 702 560 716 561 539 620 603 519
Ghana 851 710 688 629 659 802 528 531 517 518
Burundi 626 468 614 448 566 529 604 684 480 517
St. Lucia 185 190 255 298 257 249 261 382 392 503
Spain 126 124 137 169 195 174 179 262 331 496
Democratic Republic of Sudan 1,310 1,039 683 622 422 612 531 444 343 485
Kenya 693 622 449 453 489 507 585 725 664 455
Bulgaria 1,738 1,419 1,172 994 784 556 365 451 512 452
Dominican Republic 303 295 311 438 391 479 739 604 590 445
Palestinian Authority (Gaza/West Bank) 453 627 441 481 400 654 555 533 462 444
Myanmar (Burma) 210 953 1,887 975 1,153 556 368 193 262 441
Republic of Trinidad & Tobago 857 794 975 1,002 1,134 915 588 586 427 430
The Netherlands 813 837 615 818 786 759 586 504 395 423
Mauritius 696 512 507 714 872 1,455 1,146 799 1,203 419
Republic of Indonesia 632 613 657 661 504 712 390 395 387 416
Honduras 166 164 165 187 169 386 538 436 350 402
New Zealand 370 318 350 480 520 490 375 417 415 396
Greece 100 74 110 107 119 101 102 146 298 374
Republic of Guinea 256 342 415 327 347 395 352 407 463 368
Belgium 400 302 363 335 358 363 332 402 379 356
Bhutan 5 10 7 36 865 1,464 1,879 1,075 487 356
Burkina Faso 91 147 136 139 162 186 144 269 322 339
Malaysia 593 580 600 658 640 802 409 358 204 336
Rwanda 378 360 420 358 415 396 492 562 415 335
Ecuador 491 525 419 437 373 353 348 282 418 334
Zimbabwe 615 454 663 611 508 494 434 437 407 333
Republic of Serbia 3 50 259 365 271 299 395 297 319
Guatemala 190 230 258 263 264 266 288 358 345 317
Chile 384 427 530 350 375 340 174 291 273 299
Libya 196 281 198 306 282 384 352 299 255 298
Kazakhstan 506 408 436 394 431 377 381 462 348 296
Croatia 128 102 102 131 92 91 135 112 125 294
Fiji 298 277 304 321 311 398 316 270 228 254
Republic of Togo 157 149 235 351 400 354 261 299 316 248
Peoples Republic of Benin 95 116 183 205 238 290 284 391 397 243
Cambodia 370 529 460 354 203 200 196 233 288 238
Saudi Arabia 198 252 188 249 246 330 278 286 267 232
Czech Republic 193 146 137 104 159 168 128 173 174 224
Argentina 1,153 847 620 540 467 459 278 263 282 214
Armenia 224 218 198 205 267 252 236 258 207 205
Switzerland 270 258 308 357 328 285 266 243 201 203
Republic of Mali 87 114 143 154 164 170 155 191 190 195
Singapore 392 298 690 734 366 805 219 146 141 179
Belarus 558 439 568 524 454 438 357 277 247 175
Uganda 239 201 170 204 185 216 213 222 206 172
Republic of Kosovo 6 113 233 215 152 171 167
Costa Rica 188 279 281 246 217 191 149 183 122 165
Uzbekistan 330 262 284 215 288 289 162 235 167 164
Latvia 77 69 88 67 85 70 103 202 213 163
Slovak Republic 369 241 215 125 128 135 134 136 105 161
Sweden 205 139 193 165 167 159 134 140 140 157
Lithuania 167 113 108 109 63 57 52 77 145 154
Republic of Yemen 161 140 122 133 128 211 160 174 217 149
Bosnia-Herzegovina 211 217 209 182 156 168 140 121 119 147
Grenada 283 363 360 284 325 208 173 142 170 137
Barbados 111 97 130 134 125 121 97 132 97 133
United Republic of Tanzania 274 291 195 230 136 200 215 224 182 133
Central Africa Republic 49 18 30 28 19 26 18 45 169 130
Kyrgyzstan 173 161 135 168 173 157 159 278 123 126
Namibia 6 19 13 26 14 16 23 24 83 120
Nicaragua 79 96 76 124 116 94 123 106 96 118
Macedonia 285 256 211 191 198 188 130 126 112 117
Madagascar 88 96 115 118 169 178 148 165 229 112
Republic of Botswana 7 11 8 28 15 42 53 64 76 103
Georgia 114 125 132 112 128 126 139 147 125 102
Republic of Djibouti 93 68 50 47 70 123 127 164 201 99
Austria 122 102 98 91 109 124 84 102 90 98
Bolivia 134 139 107 143 214 180 86 83 107 95
People's Republic of Mongolia 59 64 82 59 118 169 103 68 99 93
People's Republic of the Congo 136 143 87 72 70 75 81 91 114 84
Mauritania 86 124 96 112 83 74 54 77 57 84
Republic of Chad 126 96 131 95 87 98 79 97 86 82
Denmark 62 101 97 108 81 92 93 94 81 69
Finland 67 51 62 89 63 63 72 62 76 68
Gabon Republic 67 68 101 86 86 64 63 74 90 68
Republic of the Niger 59 57 75 75 82 80 90 95 105 68
Azerbaijan 359 236 203 125 165 209 138 161 57 63
The Bahama Islands 14 18 23 30 27 25 40 60 55 61
Liberia 581 356 153 74 94 162 106 58 39 60
Sierra Leone 191 138 92 103 70 63 96 72 63 60
Republic of Panama 57 73 63 52 73 65 49 34 43 59
Belize 37 24 28 48 38 39 36 34 53 53
Antigua and Barbuda 24 32 15 32 38 27 37 51 25 50
Kuwait 66 35 62 53 68 67 58 73 48 49
Norway 57 53 73 66 75 46 49 53 59 46
Zambia 91 77 71 64 60 102 69 46 59 46
Uruguay 217 175 147 160 99 93 81 47 58 43
United Arab Emirates 31 42 37 33 37 86 60 54 46 40
Iceland 10 2 15 13 15 30 38 42 72 38
Paraguay 75 88 98 95 88 89 83 55 66 38
Swaziland 7 7 5 6 10 3 13 17 39 38
Macao 21 32 16 12 21 21 13 33 29 37
Gambia 29 38 32 25 10 37 24 18 33 36
Dominica 59 72 79 60 59 43 36 43 48 34
Estonia 26 18 34 34 26 28 15 26 45 32
Slovenia 23 11 29 18 27 12 13 36 20 30
Cyprus 7 9 4 7 6 18 6 12 16 28
Laos 42 74 53 32 39 54 22 25 15 28
Bahrain 12 12 22 9 35 28 21 39 32 25
St. Kitts-Nevis 11 3 10 25 11 22 12 21 18 24
Tajikistan 85 46 44 15 50 52 47 34 39 24
Angola 295 184 106 76 62 61 39 70 45 21
Malawi 23 15 13 5 10 28 16 9 10 20
Serbia and Montenegro 441 693 792 456 204 109 39 32 34 17
People's Democratic Republic of Korea 14 10 7 19 11 45 97 66 17 13
Yugoslavia 329 138 99 95 48 46 17 12 7 13
Comoros 5 7 11 3 19 22 14 18 22 8
Luxembourg 10 9 9 3 5 8 11 6 7 8
Oman 14 18 16 10 7 14 10 13 11 8
Republic of Montenegro 0 0 7 19 10 14 19 26 9 7
Turkmenistan 40 26 37 13 20 30 20 20 14 5
Country not stated 65 78 24 4 2 6 13 32 28
Other countries 130 105 96 119 114 127 74 83 77 62
Total source country 262,242 251,640 236,753 247,244 252,170 280,687 248,747 257,903 259,023 260,404

Note: Source country is based on Country of Citizenship

Canada - Permanent residents by top source countries, 2012-2014

Canada - Permanent residents by top source countries, 2012-2014. Data table above
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