38,710 immigrants received PR via the Provincial Nominee Program in 2020

38,710 immigrants received PR via the Provincial Nominee Program in 2020

38,710 immigrants received PR via the Provincial Nominee Program in 2020

 

In 2020, 38,710 immigrants received Canadian permanent residence via the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). The biggest share of PNP-PR admissions belongs to British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) with 8,460 immigrants. The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) led 7,825 nominees to PR. The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) was only the third with 6,745 newcomers. The total number of PR admissions in the PNPs was the following:

  • Newfoundland and Labrador – 360 (0.9%)
  • Prince Edward Island – 1,005 (2.6%)
  • Nova Scotia – 1,590 (4.1%)
  • New Brunswick – 1,390 (3.6%)
  • Ontario – 6,745 (17.4%)
  • Manitoba – 5,835 (15.1%)
  • Saskatchewan – 5,355 (13.8%)
  • Alberta – 7,825 (20.2%)
  • British Columbia – 8,460 (21.9%)
  • Yukon – 100 (0.3%)
  • Northwest Territories – 45 (0.1%)
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