Immigration to New Brunswick (2016)

Admissions of provincial nominees and refugees increased in New Brunswick

New Brunswick immigration

Immigration to New Brunswick

From 2010 to 2016, Canada admitted 1,874,740 new immigrants (permanent residents), and New Brunswick was the destination choice of 18,195 new immigrants.




During this period, immigration to New Brunswick increased from 2,125 in 2010 to 4,675 in 2016 –representing 0.8% and 1.6% of Canada’s immigration respectively.

New Brunswick Immigration by class

Immigration to New Brunswick by class and landing year
Immigration Class 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Skilled Worker 270 180 150 140 90 115 80
Canadian Experience 35 40 45 30 125 70 80
Live-in Caregivers 10 10 20 25 40 75 30
Provincial Nominee 1,350 1,225 1,575 1,330 2,110 1,765 2,450
Family 215 285 240 320 250 240 335
Refugees 155 180 155 165 200 305 1,685
Other 90 50 25 10 20 10 15
TOTAL 2,125 1,970 2,210 2,020 2,835 2,580 4,675
Source: IRCC

IMMIGRATION TO NEW BRUNSWICK – ANIMATED CHARTS



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