Migration to Calgary

The Province of Alberta has one of the highest levels of net migration in Canada. Learn where new Calgarians are making the move from.

 

CENSUS METROPOLITAN AREAMigrantsMigrants
per Capita
Net
Intraprovincial
Migration
Net
Interprovincial
Migration
Net
International
Migration
Calgary 23,006  15.7 2,595 -934 21,345
Edmonton 23,200  16.7 5,214 2,375 15,611
Vancouver 25,294  9.9 -5,578 7,451 32,211
Ottawa 15,143  11.2 2,651 3,477 9,015
Toronto 82,959  13.3 -26,903 4,090 105,772
Montreal 26,986  6.6 -9,141 -9357 45,484

Source: Statistics Canada, July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016

Calgary CMA, 2015

SOURCE COUNTRYNUMBER OF PERMANENT RESIDENTSDISTRIBUTION (%)
All source countries 21,695 100.0
Philippines 5,405 24.9
India 3,400 15.7
Pakistan 1,335 6.2
Nigeria 1,175 5.4
People's Republic of China 850 3.9
United Kingdom and Colonies 705 3.2
United States of America 605 2.8
Iran 535 2.5
Syria 515 2.4
Mexico 425 2.0
Top 10 source countries 14,950 68.9
Other source countries 6,745 31.1

Source: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

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