Access to Social Assistance: IMDB


This section focuses on Access to Social Assistance by Admission Categories of Immigrants who were admitted into Canada in 2019 and filed their tax in 2020.

The Access to Social Assistance by Admission Categories data visual is developed using the Longitudinal Immigration Database that combines linked administrative immigration and tax data files. It is a comprehensive source of data on the socio-economic outcomes of the immigrant taxfiler population in Canada. In partnership with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and the national network of Local Immigration Partnerships (LIP), the Community Data Program has acquired a set of data tables tracking the mobility and economic outcomes of Canada’s newcomer population over several years.


Longitudinal Immigration Database [IMDB] – ICARE Table T1 – Immigrant taxfiler income by age-sex, admission category and world area of birth, admission and tax year, settlement services, 2019 constant dollars, CD, CSD, LIP geographies, tax years 2012-2020 | The Community Data Program


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Access to Social Assistance: IMDB in the Sustainable Development Goals

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