Canada has fewer refugees per capita than many other countries

Canada has just about 4 refugees per 1,000 population, compared to more than 20 refugees per 1,000 in Jordan, Chad, Lebanon, Nauru, Turkey and South Sudan.

Lebanon has 208 per 1,000!

Other countries ahead of Canada include Sweden, Norway, Switzerland, Malta and Austria. 

Source: UNHCR, Mid-Year Trends, June 2015: Excel Annex tables, Table 14