Foreign student enrolment increased in every province in Canada in 2016.

Ontario had the biggest overall increase, with 36,185 more students studying there than in 2015.

The Yukon almostĀ doubled its tiny international student population, which rose from 35 students to 65 students. Prince Edward Island saw 38 percent growth in international students, and Manitoba saw 30 percent. See below a full list of how many international students are studying in each province.

Source: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada


International Students in Canadian Provinces 2016

Newfoundland and Labrador 3,250
Prince Edward Island 1,990
Nova Scotia 11,930
New Brunswick 4,540
Quebec 55,235
Ontario 187,925
Manitoba 12,990
Saskatchewan 7,130
Alberta 23,630
British Columbia 105,255
Northwest Territories 25
Nunavut 0
Yukon 65


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