Asian countries dominated in immigration to Canada in 2020

Asian countries dominated in immigration to Canada in 2020

Asian countries dominated in immigration to Canada in 2020

 

The biggest number of new immigrants by nationalities in 2020 came from India, reaching 42,875 (23.3%), followed by China with 16,550 (9%) and the Philippines with 10,970 (5.9%) immigrants. As Indian-Canadians have more political power in Canada, India beat China over the number of newcomers to Canada. The United States was fourth with 6,380 newcomers (3.5%) and Nigeria was fifth with 6,345 (3.4%). The other countries in the top 10 were Pakistan, Syria, France, Iran, and Brazil.

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