If you are already sure about immigrating to Canada then feel free to skip this post. If, however, you are still weighing in different options, let’s see if we can shed some light on why Canada is probably the better option for you.
People & Culture
Canada is probably the most diverse country in the world. Every 1 in 5 Canadians is a |visible minority”, a term defined by the Canadian government as “persons, other than aboriginal peoples, who are non-Caucasian in race or non-white in colour”
Most healthcare services in Canada are funded by the government, this includes treatment in hospitals, visit to your physicians etc. Every Canadian Citizenship and Permanent Resident enjoys this free healthcare, which is funded by taxpayer’s money.
In 2016, about 54% of Canadian had either a College or University degree. Canadians enjoy one of the best educational systems in the world. Not only that, all education till high school is free and is covered by taxpayer’s money.
Canada is the 2nd largest country in the world in terms of area. And such a big area has a lot of spectacular sites to behold. Niagara falls is one famous example. But there are many other beautiful water falls, huge national and provincial parks, gardens, farms and conservatories throughout Canada. Not the mention the magnificent rocky mountains.
Entertainment & Lifestyle
There are a lot of options of entertainment for all ages. From state of the art cinemas to huge shopping centers, sports stadiums, community centers, fitness clubs, etc. You can never be bored with so many options to have an active and enjoyable lifestyle. There are a lot of restaurants from many different cultures of the world, ranging from east to west.
Canada is a strong industrialized country and thus Canadian enjoy a high quality of life. According to the World Bank in 2017, Canada’s GDP per Capital was 45,000 USD. The median household income after tax deduction for 2016 was 57,000.