A number of factors influence the lives that immigrant and refugee children and youth will lead in Canada. Among these are their country of origin, their reason for emigrating, the location of their new home in Canada, and their age upon arrival. This section explores these factors and illustrates the diversity of children and youth who are new to Canada.
Number and Proportion of Immigrant Children and Youth
Children and Youth and Categories of Immigration
Children and Youth & Regions and Countries of Origin
Refugee Children and Youth
Immigrant Children and Youth Who Are in Visible Minority Groups