#WelcomeRefugees: Key figures
The Government of Canada resettled more than 25,000 Syrian refugees between November 4, 2015 and February 29, 2016. Our commitment to resettling Syrian refugees to Canada continues in 2017.
Disclaimer: We will no longer be making regular updates to this page. However this is preliminary information that is subject to change.
Welcomed in Canada
|Refugee category||Number of refugees|
|Blended Visa Office-Referred Refugee||3,945|
|Privately Sponsored Refugee||18,930|
- 350communities across Canada are welcoming Syrian refugees (not including Quebec – see the list of communities in Quebec (PDF, 338.37 KB), which is only available in French)
Data as of December 18, 2016
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