Did you know? A fourth or 121,244 of the approximately 500,000 Filipino emigrants en route to Canada in 1998-2018 were children of Filipino emigrants at 25.23%. Seventy-eight thousand two hundred ninety-one spouses of Filipino immigrants comprised 16.29%, 67,586 principal immigrants 14.07%, and 65,992 children of principal immigrants 13.73%. These categories altogether accounted for 69.33% of the Canada-bound Filipino emigrant population.
Other significant categories included spouse of principal immigrant, parent, child, and sibling of a former Filipino citizen, non-immediate relative of foreign national/immigrant, and spouse of a former Filipino citizen, which each shared 3.96% on average.
Reference data covers 1988-2019.