Measuring Emigration in Canada: Review of Available Data Sources and Methods

Articles and reports: 91F0015M2018001


This article compares the main data sources and methods that can provide a measure of Canadian emigration. The main result is that the various available sources and methods differ sometimes substantially in regards to their universe, coverage and concepts. As a result, the number of emigrants can also change a lot according to the approach used.

Issue Number: 2018001
Author(s): Bérard-Chagnon, Julien

Main Product: Demographic Documents

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