5 – The number of phases for Canada’s Syrian refugee plan which includes identification, processing, transportation, arrivals and integration.
6 – The number of years in the government’s financial plan.
678 million – The estimated federal cost of the refugee program, not including help for provinces.
500 – The number of staff from all departments working on the Syrian refugee file overseas.
10,000 – The number of refugees expected to come to Canada by Dec. 31, 2015.
15,000 – The remaining refugees expected to come to Canada by February 2016.
10,000 – The number of privately-sponsored refugees.
15,000 – The number of government-sponsored refugees.