Canada accepted most number of Immigrants from India than any other country in 2019

Canada accepted most number of Immigrants from India than any other country in 2019

If you are planning to immigrate to Canada in 2020, here is good news for you. The Canadian government has accepted the maximum number of immigrants from India in 2019.

Canada has emerged as the best destination to get permanent residency in the last few years, in view of its lenient immigration policy, the best quality of life, opportunities for the new immigrants, enhanced infrastructure facilities, etc.

This is the reason that overseas immigration aspirants from all parts of the world prefer to migrate to Canada these days.

Indians Apply PR in Canada in Good Numbers

Last year, Canada welcomed 3, 41,000 immigrants from different countries across the globe. Out of the total accepted immigrants, 85,585 were Indians.

With this data, India clearly leads the list of top source countries of immigration to Canada, followed by China, Philippines, Nigeria, and the United States of America.

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Leading Source Countries

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United States of America


Not just last year, in fact, India has been a top source country for the last few years.

Canada needs skilled and talented people to meet skill shortage issue in the country, and Indians are known for their great skill, experience, and English language proficiency, which are mandatory factors for point-based immigration system of Canada.

Indians too are preferring to move to Canada, especially after, tightening visa policies of the USA and UK, etc. countries. The huge Indian community in Canada, also encourage people from India to apply for permanent residency in Canada.

Also read- Key Program and process to apply for Canadian permanent residency visa

Apply Immigration to Canada in 2020

If you want to apply for a permanent residency (PR) visa in Canada this year, you can apply through the popular or fastest Express Entry system or via the provincial nominee program.

Since, Canada has designed the point-based system for skilled migration, hence, you must score good points based on key factors, i.e. age, education, work experience, language skills, etc. The key requirements to apply Canada PR are as follows:

  • Get Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) from an approved authority, i.e. WES
  • Obtain IELTS test score for English Proficiency with a good score (minimum band 6) OR an approved French proficiency test
  • Create Express Entry Profile in FSW and score minimum 67 Points
  • Provide the Medical certificate and PCC as and when asked by the visa office to provide the same.

If you are new to the Canada immigration process, you may coordinate with a genuine and trusted Canadian Visa Consultant for inclusive process support and assistance.

Get Visa process Assistance from Visas Avenue to move to Canada

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The VA team has an exceptional success rate for obtaining Canadian visa approvals for its clients, i.e. the visa applicants. The Visas Avenue team provides following services to the immigration applicants:

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  • Helps you in filing the visa application
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