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Posted on November 24 2022

471,000 new PRs to Canada by the end of 2022, IRCC data reports

By  Editor
Updated September 22 2023

Highlights: 471,000 migrants to Canada by 2022

  • Canada aims to welcome 471,000 newcomers by 2022 end.
  • The number of immigrants coming to Canada has been increasing since September 2022.
  • Canada welcomed 44,495 newcomers in September.
  • In the first 9 months of 2022, Canada welcomed 353,840 newcomers.
  • Canada plans to welcome 500,000 new permanent residents by 2025.

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Abstract: Canada will be welcoming 471,000 foreign nationals migrating to Canada.

The pace of immigration to Canada has been picking up since September 2022 with the number of newcomers arriving in the country increasing by three times compared to the figure of new arrivals in August 2022.

The latest data by IRCC or Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada shows international individuals coming to Canada increased by 30.7%, that is, 44,496 new arrivals in September, compared to 34,050 new arrivals in August 2022.

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Increased number of migrants to Canada in 2022

In the first 9 months of 2022, Canada welcomed 353,840 international individuals by issuing them Canada PR or permanent residency. It would help the country in reaching a record-breaking figure of 471,787 new permanent residents in 2022.

The Immigration Levels Plan 2022-2024 of Canada had set an immigration target of 431,645 newcomers to arrive in Canada in 2022.

The recently announced Immigration Levels Plan 2023-2025 of Canada sets increased immigration targets for 2023 to 2025. Detailed information about the 2023-2025 immigration level plan is given in the table below:

Immigration Levels Plan 2023-2025
Year Number of new immigrants
2023 465,000
2024 485,000
2025 500,000


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Canada is on its way to welcoming 471,787 international individuals by issuing them Canada PRs in the current year. It will break the immigration target of 2022 by almost 9.3%. The figure adds to 2023's immigration target by 6,787 and has contributed to fulfilling the target by 1.5%.

Number of candidates invited to Canada in September

The number of candidates invited in various provinces invited in September 2022 is given in the table below:

Candidates Invited in Provinces and Territories of Canada
Province/Territory Number of Candidates Invited
Ontario 5,229
British Columbia 1,299
Manitoba 714
Prince Edward Island 147
Saskatchewan 4,159


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