The Country With The Most Recent Immigrants To Canada Is India.

Published on : Sun, Oct 30 2022     246

Highlights: New Canadian immigrants

  • Indians made up 18.6% of all immigrants to Canada between 2016 and 2021.
  • In Canada, one in five immigrants was born in India.
  • Through FSWP, 748,120 foreign nationals immigrated to Canada.
  • On November 1, 2022, Canada will make its new immigration policies public.
  • Canada has welcomed 300,000 immigrants so far in 2022.

The majority of foreign nationals migrating to Canada are Indians.

According to the Canada census conducted in 2021, India is the main source of immigrants to Canada.

India held the top spot as the most popular country of birth for immigrants to Canada. From 2016 to 2021, 18.6% of all new immigrants to Canada were from India. One in five immigrants in Canada is from India, according to data from Statistics Canada's "Portrait of Immigration to Canada" report.

*Use the Canada Immigration Points Calculator to check your eligibility.

Increased Immigration to Canada

Nearly 23 percent of the population, or more than 8.3 million people, were either new immigrants or recipients of Canada PR in 2021. Since the country's founding in 1867, the proportion of immigrants in Canada's population has never been higher.

*Do you wish to immigrate to Canada? Visa Solutions 4 YOU is here to provide you with direction.

Get Free Canada Assessment Form

Also, Read

how to apply for Canada pr in a particular province

The Canada express entry application will proceed within 6 months from now.

Express entry to resume working on the same draw sizes as before the pandemic.

Mostly Used Immigration Streams

The majority of immigrants now living in Canada were granted asylum thanks to economic initiatives. More than one-third, or 34.5 percent, of the total 748,120 immigrants admitted to the country through economic programs were invited through the Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP), and the remaining one-third, or 33.6 percent, were admitted under the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP).

New Objectives for Greeting Immigrants

On November 1, 2022, the Canadian government intends to release a revised Immigration Levels Plan for the following year.

These 3 divisions will serve to welcome the immigrants:

  • Economic class
  • Family class
  • Humanitarian programs

The table below provides information regarding the Immigration Levels Plan for 2022–2024:


Immigration Levels Plan


431,645 permanent residents


447,055 permanent residents


451,000 permanent residents

Also, Read

Stay up to 7 years in Canada on a super visa.

Discussing some important Canadian immigration programs

Express entry opens the gate to some of Canada's PNP immigration streams.

n 2022, Canada welcomed almost 300,000 new permanent residents.

Thinking of relocating to Canada? The top immigration consultant is Visa Solutions 4 YOU

© 2022 Visa Solutions Pvt Ltd. All rights reserved