Canada in top 5 on immigration index

Ability to integrate immigrants puts Canada fifth among 28 countries
||Last Updated: 10/24/2007

Canada is one of the most immigrant-friendly countries, according to a new European immigrant index.

The Migrant Integration Policy Index examines countries' policies and legislative frameworks to assist newcomers integrate into mainstream society.

Canada, in its first appearance on the index, placed fifth (tied with Finland) among 28 countries studied.