In 2019, Canada received more than 341,000 permanent residents, including 30,000 resettled refugees. In addition in the single year 2019, more than 402,000 study permits and 404,000 temporary work permits were issued.
Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada helps permanent residents enter Canada in a way that maximises their economic, social, and cultural contributions while also preserving Canadians’ health, safety, and security.
Permanent Residence Programs are grouped as following:
Federal skilled workers
Quebec skilled workers
Entrepreneurs and self- employed persons
Canadian experience class
Federal skilled trades class
Start-up business class
Home Child-Care Provider Pilot and Home Support Worker Pilot
Caring for children and caring for people with high medical needs classes