Immigration to Nova Scotia (2016)

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Immigration Nova Scotia

Immigration to Nova Scotia

From 2010 to 2016, Canada admitted 1,874,740 new immigrants (permanent residents), and Nova Scotia was the destination choice of 20,415 new immigrants.

During this period, immigration to Nova Scotia increased from 2,395 in 2010 to 5,485 in 2016 –representing 0.9% and 1.9% of Canada’s immigration respectively.



Nova Scotia Immigration by class

Immigration to Nova Scotia by class and landing year
Immigration Class 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Skilled Worker 880 500 525 420 285 815 545
Canadian Experience 25 45 85 35 170 180 170
Live-in Caregivers 40 30 20 10 50 65 60
Provincial Nominee 630 775 955 1,200 1,400 1,395 2,590
Family 460 440 475 630 470 520 655
Refugees 220 225 195 200 235 365 1,425
Other 140 120 85 30 60 65 40
TOTAL 2,395 2,135 2,340 2,525 2,670 3,405 5,485
Source: IRCC

IMMIGRATION TO NOVA SCOTIA – ANIMATED CHARTS



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