Canada is the second-largest country in the world with an area of nearly 10 million square kilometers and with a population of more than 36 million people. (July 2016)
Canada has a declining birth rate, which is lower than its death rate and thus relies on immigrants to keep its population growing. Canada is an outstanding place to live, study, work, invest and to do business.
Canada will provide a stable and successful atmosphere of opportunity to those who choose to become a part of its landscape. Some of the reasons why you might want to consider immigrating to Canada are:
Canada is the BEST Place to Live!
The United Nations has ranked Canada as the best country in the world to live with the finest quality of life, based on the standard of living, life expectancy and educational level of its population.
Canada is ranked number one consistently for a variety of reasons including its excellent education systems, high quality health care, low incidence of crime and clean environment.
Canada ranks sixth in the world in standard of living, behind only the United States, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Germany, and Japan. Canada’s rank among nations tends to rise even higher in assessments that consider GDP per capita along with other factors that contribute to “quality of life.”
Prosperity in Canada:
Canada is an open, democratic and progressive culture where newcomers are welcome to share and contribute to the country’s prosperity and community life.
Canada is one of the world’s wealthiest nations, a member of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and Group of Eight (G8). Canada has one of the most prosperous, established and open economies in the world. Canada’s economy grew at a faster than expected 2.6% rate in 2016.
Cost of Living:
Canada has the lowest cost of living among G-7 countries. Most Canadians enjoy a high standard of living, and the cost of living varies from province to province. With the highest standard of living, Canada is one of the richest countries and keeps improving in what it offers to its people.
Growing Job Market
Canada faces a critical shortage of skilled workers where every industry is going to need more skilled workers. Industries now experiencing employment shortages include high-tech industries, construction trades, truck transportation, engineering, food services, medical services and many more. The biggest demand is in the oil and gas, forestry and construction industries, but nurses, teachers and retail workers are also needed.
To increase the skilled employment pool in Canada, legislation has been introduced to make it easier for immigrants to enter the country. Immigrants now account for more than 70% of all Canadian labour force growth, a proportion that will grow to 100% in the next 10 years.
Canada is a growing country with untapped potential, which translates into a rising economy and promising job markets. Many jobs and business opportunities are available in Canada and Skilled workers and Businesspersons are required to meet the demand.
The Canadian government accepts businesspersons and skilled workers with economic and professional skills from every part of the world.
Business and Industry
The Canadian economy is the tenth largest in the world behind the US, Japan, Germany, the UK, India, France, Brazil, Italy and China. A fast growing, modern, industrialized nation, Canada offers unlimited potential and opportunity for development in the natural resources, manufacturing, construction, import/export, commerce, high-tech and service industries.
Canada’s economy is expected to grow in the range of 1.8-2% during 2017-2022.
Canada is an outstanding place to live, work, invest and to do business and the federal government encourages immigration to help keep pace with this economic growth.
Top Quality Education
Canada spends more on education than any industrial nation and offers free primary and secondary education and subsidized post-secondary studies to its residents.
Canadian universities and colleges have an excellent international reputation for high quality and most widely recognized and sought after in the world.
Health and Welfare
Canada has one of the finest health care systems in the world where all the Citizens & residents of Canada have access to FREE medical care.
Canada enjoys a publicly funded health care system that guarantees all Canadians coverage for medically essential services including doctor’s fees, hospital charges and, in many cases, prescription drugs.
Safe and Secure
Canada is extraordinarily free of conflict and violence and is accepted throughout the world as one of the safest places to live. Community policing, strict gun control laws and a fair justice system make Canada safe and secure for everyone. The crime rate in Canada is among the lowest in the world, and continues to steadily decline, year after year.
Canada has a broad social security arrangement where it provides security for Canadian residents in the form of social benefits such as career counseling and training programs, child benefits, employment insurance, subsidized housing, free medical and health care, free primary and secondary education, scholarship and student loans, subsidized university education, pension plans, senior residents’ homes, etc.
Additional information about Canada on Government sites such as STATSCAN.
Canada is one of the most multicultural countries in the world. Multiculturalism has become a cornerstone of the Canadian identity as it regards its society a colorful mosaic, where everyone’s heritage is a vibrant constituent to be celebrated and treasured. No where else is there such a diversity of cultures existing together in a tolerant, peaceful society and included in this dynamic mix are more than 1,165,145 Canadians of Indian origin amounting to 3.55% of the Canadian population (2011).
Canada has an official policy of multiculturalism where Immigrants are encouraged to preserve their cultural identities, enriching the culture and fabric of Canadian society.
Land of Opportunity:
Canada has an assurance to encourage immigration applications to stimulate increased economic activity and opportunity through people who are interested in bringing their skills and experience to Canada.
Canada is a land of opportunities as it is currently recruiting immigrants who have a good education and employment skills that can be adapted to the Canadian labor market. It is a growing, dynamic country in which your proven skills are in highest demand.
According to Statistics Canada, since the late 1990s roughly 25,000-30,000 Indians arrive each year which now the second-most populous cultural group is immigrating to Canada.
Why choose Canada as your home?
Canada wants to attract new immigrants on an annual basis with the emphasis firmly focused on immigrants with economic and professional skills from every part of the world.
Canada is a world leader with immigration laws highly conducive to hiring foreign labor and welcomes immigrants from around the world.
If you choose Canada as your home you will enjoy a comfortable standard of living, good health care, social security, a high level of education, and a relatively safe and clean environment.
A New Beginning
Canada is a land of opportunity, where you can put together a secure future for yourself, your family and future generations to come.
Canada has become the destination of choice for many of the world’s immigrants because in Canada one can start a new life, with never-ending opportunities ahead of you. Decide to make Canada your new home, and it’ll be a life altering experience that you’ll never stop thinking about.
- Canada is one of very few developed countries that offer the status of a Permanent Resident.
- You can apply for Canadian citizenship after you have lived in Canada as a Permanent Resident for just 3 years.
- Canada allows dual citizenship and does not require its new citizens to renounce their previous citizenships.
- After you have become a Canadian citizen, you will be able to visit over 70 countries of the world without an entry visa.