Canada Immigration: Latest Express Entry Draw – Feb 13, 2021

Canada Immigration rank candidates in the express entry pool using a points-based system called the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS). They then select the highest-ranking candidates from the pool and invite them to apply for permanent residence. Canada Immigration: Latest Express Entry Draw – Feb 13, 2021.

Each round of invitation has a set of instructions that are:

  1. posted online at the time of the invitation round
  2. used by the Express Entry system to invite candidates from the pool

The instructions include:

  • the date and time of the invitation round
  • the number of candidates that will get an invitation to apply
  • which immigration program(s) are included in the round (some invitation rounds may only invite candidates for 1 program, for example only from Federal Skilled Trades)

Check your score and then use this information to see how likely you are to get an invitation in the next round.

Latest rounds of invitations

Latest Invitation: #176

Do you stand a chance?

You may qualify for Canada Express Entry Immigration. To be sure, you need to calculate your CRS score and compare against the last cut off mark. Click below to do a quick Canada Immigration self-assessment.

CRS score distribution of candidates in the Express Entry pool as of February 8, 2021

CRS score range Number of candidates
601-1200 603
501-600 1,027
451-500 26,177
491-500 603
481-490 1,555
471-480 3,823
461-470 9,047
451-460 11,149
401-450 47,731
441-450 11,371
431-440 11,352
421-430 7,818
411-420 8,079
401-410 9,111
351-400 48,585
301-350 25,297
0-300 3,294
Total 152,714


The numbers in this table reflect the total number of people in the pool overall, a few days before an invitation round. The score distribution may change as people submit new profiles and other profiles expire.

The table numbers not in bold are a detailed breakdown of the bold number immediately above.

Low CRS Score?

If your score is lower than the cut off mark, you may not get selected in a draw, but there may be ways to improve your score or other immigration options in addition to Express Entry. Try one of these resources!

  1. How to score high in Canada express entry
  2. Bump up your low CRS result
  3. People with CRS score below 400 should see this
  4. Tips to meet the Canada Express Entry CRS cut off mark