Immigrants boosted labour pool by 1.1 million in last decade

Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal the most popular destination for working age immigrants: Statistics Canada
||Last Updated: 04/29/2003

The majority of immigrants who have come to Canada in the last decade are in the working ages of 25 to 64, according to Statistics Canada.

Between 1991 and 2001, 1,1 million working age immigrants came to Canada, accounting for 66 per cent of the growth in the labour pool. Overall, the country accepted 1.7 million immigrants during those years.

Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal popular