Filipino immigrants most likely to be employed

Those from Africa struggle the most finding jobs
By Shannon Klie
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 04/07/2009

In real estate, location is everything. The same can be said for an immigrant’s likelihood of finding employment in Canada, with timing playing a key role as well.

A new study by Statistics Canada has found an immigrant’s country of origin and arrival date in Canada are strongly correlated with her chances of finding a job.

The Canadian Immigrant Labour Market in 2006: Analysis by Region or Country of Birth