• Canada is an attractive country. It is one of the world’s wealthiest nations with a high per capita income. For the past decade, the Canadian economy has been growing rapidly with low unemployment and large government surpluses on the federal level. Canada has the highest per capita immigration rate in the world, which is driven by economic policy and family reunification. Every year, thousands of new residents begin their new lives in Canada. Coming to Canada as an immigrant is an exciting opportunity, but also a great challenge.