What’s The Best Age For Canadian Express Entry?

Unknown to a lot of people, your age can affect your chances of making it to Canada. If you’re going through the Federal Skilled Worker program, you still have to go through Express Entry.

As explained in an earlier article, Express Entry is a point-based online system put in place by the Canadian government for potential immigrants.

So, how does your age affect your point and chances of moving to Canada? In the article, we list the point the Canadian government awards to different age groups.

Express Entry Age Points Grid (no spouse) Express Entry Age Points Grid (with a spouse)
  • Under 18 years of age – 0 points
  • 18 years old – 99 points
  • 19 years old – 105 points
  • 20 to 29 years old – 110 points
  • 30 years old – 105 points
  • 31 years old – 99 points
  • 32 years old – 94 points
  • 33 years old – 88 points
  • 34 years old – 83 points
  • 35 years old – 77 points
  • 36 years old – 72 points
  • 37 years old – 66 points
  • 38 years old – 61 points
  • 39 years old – 55 points
  • 40 years old – 50 points
  • 41 years old – 39 points
  • 42 years old – 28 points
  • 43 years old – 17 points
  • 44 years old – 6 points
  • 45+ years of age – 0 points
  • Under 18 years of age – 0 points
  • 18 years old – 90 points
  • 19 years old – 95 points
  • 20 to 29 years old – 100 points
  • 30 years old – 95 points
  • 31 years old – 90 points
  • 32 years old – 85 points
  • 33 years old – 80 points
  • 34 years old – 75 points
  • 35 years old – 70 points
  • 36 years old – 65 points
  • 37 years old – 60 points
  • 38 years old – 55 points
  • 39 years old – 50 points
  • 40 years old – 45 points
  • 41 years old – 35 points
  • 42 years old – 25 points
  • 43 years old – 15 points
  • 44 years old – 5 points
  • 45+ years of age – 0 points

Can you find your age bracket above? If you’re below 18 years old or above 45 years old, your chances are slim as you’re awarded no points.

If you fall between the best age brackets, then you might want to start your Express Entry application right now.

Your chances are great!

We wish you the best of luck!

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