The Government of Canada released a new report recently on the number of candidates who received ITAs under economic immigration through out 2016 and 2017. India and China were the top most countries who received the highest number of Invitations to Apply by Canada Express Entry.
Below table shows the countries and the number of ITAs nationalities of each country received through out 2016 and 2017.
|COUNTRY OF CITIZENSHIP||EXPRESS ENTRY ITAS — 2016||COUNTRY OF CITIZENSHIP||EXPRESS ENTRY ITAS — 2017|
|United States||1,319||4%||United Kingdom||2,652||3%|
|Ireland, Republic Of||1,227||4%||United States||2,030||2%|
|Australia||849||2%||Ireland, Republic Of||1,274||1%|
It was found that professionals from Information and Technology Sector, especially Information Systems Analysts and Consultants, Software Engineers and Computer Programmers and Interactive Media Developers were most invited by Canada.