Immigration to Saskatchewan (2016)

More immigrants moving to Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Immigration

Immigration to Saskatchewan (2010-2016)

From 2010 to 2016, Canada admitted 1,874,740 new immigrants (permanent residents), and Saskatchewan was the destination choice of 77,610 new immigrants.




During this period, immigration to Saskatchewan increased from 7,615 in 2010 to 14,855 in 2016 –representing 2.7% and 5% of Canada’s immigration respectively.

Saskatchewan Immigration by class

Immigration to Saskatchewan by class and landing year
Immigration Class 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Skilled Worker 710 525 575 515 490 680 530
Provincial Nominee 5,355 6,960 9,015 8,180 8,790 8,665 9,900
Caregivers 125 120 90 65 225 290 220
Family 730 700 835 1,255 1,250 1,555 1,960
Refugees 575 545 550 590 660 885 1,895
Other 120 105 105 70 405 445 350
TOTAL 7,615 8,955 11,170 10,675 11,820 12,520 14,855
Source: IRCC

IMMIGRATION TO SASKATCHEWAN – ANIMATED CHARTS



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