Recent Changes in Migration Movements and Policies: Canada
Abstract:In 2006, about 252 000 people were admitted to Canada as permanent residents, a 4% decrease over the previous year. Family migration was the only category registering an increase, reaching the highest level in a decade. China and India remained the top two source countries of permanent migration, accounting for 13% and 12%, respectively, of new arrivals.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: September 1, 2008