International migration to Canada reached record levels in second quarter of 2018 International migration accounted for 82 per cent of population growth between April 1 and July 1

International migration to Canada reached an unprecedented level between April 1 and July 1, 2018, driving an overall population increase that was the second largest recorded for a three-month period since 1971. Canada’s population grew by 168,687 in the second quarter of 2018, of which 82 per cent, or 138,978, was attributed to international migration. … Continue reading International migration to Canada reached record levels in second quarter of 2018 International migration accounted for 82 per cent of population growth between April 1 and July 1