Table 2 
Five-year retention rates, by admission category and admission year, 2012 to 2016 

Five-year retention rates, by admission category and admission year, 2012 to 2016
2012 – Admission year2013 – Admission year2014 – Admission year2015 – Admission year2016 – Admission year
  %%%%%
Immigrant sponsored by family 93.0 93.6 93.1 92.3 91.7
Economic Immigrant 82.1 82.6 81.7 79.5 77.9
Skilled worker and skilled trades 83.5 84.8 81.2 75.8 77.7
Canadian experience class 90.8 91.5 90.9 88.8 88.1
Provincial/territorial nominee 79.6 78.5 75.1 76.1 71.5
Caregiver 95.0 95.4 95.3 95.3 94.9
Refugee 86.8 87.1 86.4 87.4 86.4
Source(s):
Longitudinal Immigration Database 2022 (5057), table 43-10-0018-01.
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