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2006 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations

Immigrant Status and Place of Birth (38), Sex (3) and Age Groups (10) for the Population of Canada, Provinces, Territories and Federal Electoral Districts (2003 Representation Order), 2006 Census - 20% Sample Data

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Roberval - Lac-Saint-Jean Warning
Immigrant status and place of birth (38) Sex (3)
Total - Sex Male Female
Note(s) :
  1. TOTAL - IMMIGRANT STATUS AND PLACE OF BIRTH
    For information on the specific countries included in each regional grouping in this variable, please refer to Appendix J in the 2006 Census Dictionary.
  2. NON-IMMIGRANTS
    Non-immigrants are persons who are Canadian citizens by birth. Although most Canadian citizens by birth were born in Canada, a small number were born outside Canada to Canadian parents.
  3. IMMIGRANTS
    Immigrants are persons who are, or have ever been, landed immigrants in Canada. A landed immigrant is a person who has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others are recent arrivals. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number were born in Canada. Includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to Census Day, May 16, 2006.
  4. OCEANIA AND OTHER
    'Other' includes Greenland, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, the category 'Other country,' as well as immigrants born in Canada.
  5. NON-PERMANENT RESIDENTS
    Non-permanent residents are persons from another country who, at the time of the census, held a Work or Study Permit or who were refugee claimants, as well as family members living with them in Canada.
Warning Data quality note(s)
  • Data quality index showing, for the short census questionnaire (100% data), a global non response rate higher than or equal to 5% but lower than 10%.
Total - Immigrant status and place of birth 1 77,885 39,205 38,680
Non-immigrants 2 77,405 38,985 38,425
Born in province of residence 76,685 38,610 38,070
Born outside province of residence 725 370 355
Immigrants 3 470 215 255
United States of America 30 20 0
Central America 15 0 10
Caribbean and Bermuda 30 15 10
South America 0 0 10
Europe 165 95 70
Western Europe 120 70 50
Eastern Europe 25 10 10
Southern Europe 15 10 0
Italy 15 10 10
Other Southern Europe 10 0 0
Northern Europe 0 0 0
United Kingdom 0 0 0
Other Northern Europe 0 0 0
Africa 30 20 10
Western Africa 0 0 0
Eastern Africa 15 10 10
Northern Africa 15 15 10
Central Africa 0 0 0
Southern Africa 0 0 0
Asia and the Middle East 195 55 145
West Central Asia and the Middle East 15 10 10
Eastern Asia 125 15 110
China, People's Republic of 120 15 105
Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region 0 0 0
Other Eastern Asia 10 0 0
Southeast Asia 50 30 25
Philippines 15 10 10
Other Southeast Asia 40 20 20
Southern Asia 0 0 0
India 0 0 0
Other Southern Asia 0 0 0
Oceania and other 4 0 0 0
Non-permanent residents 5 10 10 0
Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population, Statistics Canada catalogue no. 97-557-XCB2006016 (Roberval - Lac-Saint-Jean, Code24060)