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Canadian Statistics - 2009

2009 APPIC Match Statistics
for Applicants from Canadian Schools and Programs in Canada

February 23, 2009


The number of applicants from Canadian schools who participated in the APPIC Match this year increased by 24 (20%), while the number of positions in Canada rose by 2 (2%). The APPIC Match successfully placed 19 (20%) more applicants from Canadian schools as compared to last year, while the number of applicants from Canadian schools that were not matched remained the same as in the 2008 Match. A total of 18 applicants from Canadian schools remained unmatched, and 17 Canadian positions remained unfilled.

Here are the changes in numbers of applicants from Canadian schools and positions in Canada as compared to the 2008 APPIC Match:

Applicants: Registered for the Match
+24
  (+20%)
  Withdrew or did not submit ranks
+5
  (+56%)
  Matched
+19
  (+20%)
  Unmatched
0
   
   

   
Positions: Offered in the Match
+2
  (+2%)
  Filled
+8
  (+8%)
  Unfilled
-6
  (-26%)


APPLICANTS FROM CANADIAN SCHOOLS

PARTICIPATION
Applicants Registered in the Match 144
Applicants Who Withdrew or Did Not Submit Ranks 14
Applicants Participating in the Match
(includes 0 individuals who participated in the Match as a "couple")
130

MATCH RESULTS
Applicants Matched
112 (86%)
To Canadian Programs
95 (85%)
To U.S. Programs
17 (15%)
Participating Applicants Not Matched
18 (14%)

RANKINGS
Average Number of Rankings Submitted Per Applicant:
Matched Applicants 6.1
Unmatched Applicants 4.3
Overall 5.8


INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS IN CANADA

PARTICIPATION
Training Sites Participating in the Match 35
Programs Participating in the Match 62
Positions Offered in the Match 129

MATCH RESULTS
Positions
Filled in the Match 112 (87%)
Remaining Unfilled 17 (13%)
Programs
Filled in the Match 49 (79%)
With Unfilled Positions 13 (21%)
NOTE: 1 program at 1 site submitted fewer ranks than the number of positions available. As a result, no ranks were submitted for 1 position, which remained unfilled.

POSITIONS FILLED
Positions Filled by Applicants from Canadian Schools 95 (85%)
Positions Filled by Applicants from non-Canadian Schools 17 (15%)