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What is this?

This project is about gaining insight into how you feel about immigration - and maybe revealing a little something you may not have known or thought about before.

Why should you care?

The world and how we interact with it is rapidly changing. Canadians have a unique identity - we believe it’s important to understand what makes us Canadians.

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We have 15 quick questions to ask you to help discover what drives your feelings about new Canadians.

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Canada is good at integrating immigrants.

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In the long term, immigration will make Canada more prosperous.

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Immigrants make it harder for young people to find jobs.

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Immigration places too much strain on our health programs.

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Immigrants are beneficial to Canada's economy.

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Immigrants take jobs from people I know.

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Immigration helps grow the Canadian economy.

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We should not admit immigrants from countries associated with terrorism.

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Immigration places too much strain on our education systems.

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Immigration places too much strain on our social welfare programs.

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Immigrants enrich my community.

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Immigrants force too many accommodations on our society.

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There is not enough security screening of immigrants.

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Immigrants work hard to fit into Canadian society.

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Immigrants pay taxes and this strengthens our social programs.

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