Interactive Map: Country of origin for refugees entering Canada
Katherine DeClerq, Special to CTVNews.ca
Published Friday, June 20, 2014 5:03PM EDT
Last Updated Friday, June 20, 2014 9:06PM EDT
The United Nations released a report Friday that said more than 50 million people have been displaced in the last year.
Canada, specifically, claims to have welcomed more than 1 million refugees from all around the world. But where are these refugees coming from?
Here's a map that shows the top 20 countries of origin for all refugees who have journeyed to Canada since 2000.
Data: the UNHCR Population Statistics Reference Database, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.