In the year of 2020, Canada has invited around 74,000 candidates to apply for Permanent Residence since January to April.
Before Corona Virus until the Mid of the Month of March, Canada was Welcoming immigrants at their highest priority.
Canada’s Immigration minister even announced that they are planning to welcome over 1 Million new immigrants from 2020-2022.
Due to the current situation of corona virus, Canadian Immigration Department is facing some issues of processing Immigration Applications. But still they are trying to do their best.
Canada Immigration Department has shared some data of new immigrants of 2020 from where they are coming.
India Leading in the number of New Immigrants
If we look into the previous history of top immigrants, India is still leading in the list of new immigrants in Canada.
24% of PRs are issued to Indian in the first four months of 2020.
India is having a great population and the literacy rate in India is also really high. People of India speaks English fluently and their Education is also really good which makes them eligible.
Recently, it has been observed that many H1-B visa holders of USA moved to Canada as it was not really easy for them to obtain PR in United States.
Top 10 Countries in 2020 who are migrating to Canada.
Top 10 countries who got PR of Canada in the first four months of 2020 are:
Chinese in this year got 2nd rank as compare to last year 2019, which is the 10% of total PR issued in this year.