2011 National Household Survey: Data tables

Citizenship (5), Place of Birth (236), Immigrant Status and Period of Immigration (11), Age Groups (10) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2011 National Household Survey

About this variable: Place of birth (236)

Definition

Place of birth of respondent

Part A - Short definition
Not applicable

Part B - Detailed definition
Place of birth refers to the name of the province, territory or country in which the person was born. It may refer to a province or territory if the person was born in Canada. It refers to a country if the person was born outside Canada. The geographic location is specified according to boundaries current at the time the data are collected, not the boundaries at the time of birth.

Values

  1. Total - Place of birth of respondent
  2. Born in Canada
  3. Born outside Canada
  4. Americas
  5. North America
  6. Saint Pierre and Miquelon
  7. United States
  8. Central America
  9. Belize
  10. Costa Rica
  11. El Salvador
  12. Guatemala
  13. Honduras
  14. Mexico
  15. Nicaragua
  16. Panama
  17. Caribbean and Bermuda
  18. Anguilla
  19. Antigua and Barbuda
  20. Aruba
  21. Bahamas
  22. Barbados
  23. Bermuda
  24. Cayman Islands
  25. Cuba
  26. Curaçao
  27. Dominica
  28. Dominican Republic
  29. Grenada
  30. Guadeloupe
  31. Haiti
  32. Jamaica
  33. Martinique
  34. Montserrat
  35. Puerto Rico
  36. Saint Kitts and Nevis
  37. Saint Lucia
  38. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  39. Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
  40. Trinidad and Tobago
  41. Turks and Caicos Islands
  42. Virgin Islands, British
  43. Virgin Islands, United States
  44. South America
  45. Argentina
  46. Bolivia Footnote 46
  47. Brazil
  48. Chile
  49. Colombia
  50. Ecuador
  51. French Guiana
  52. Guyana
  53. Paraguay
  54. Peru
  55. Suriname
  56. Uruguay
  57. Venezuela Footnote 57
  58. Americas, n.i.e. Footnote 58
  59. Europe
  60. Western Europe
  61. Austria
  62. Belgium
  63. France
  64. Germany
  65. Luxembourg
  66. Monaco
  67. Netherlands
  68. Switzerland
  69. Eastern Europe
  70. Belarus
  71. Bulgaria
  72. Czech Republic
  73. Estonia
  74. Hungary
  75. Latvia
  76. Lithuania
  77. Moldova Footnote 77
  78. Poland
  79. Romania
  80. Russian Federation
  81. Slovakia
  82. Ukraine
  83. Northern Europe
  84. Denmark
  85. Faroe Islands
  86. Finland
  87. Guernsey
  88. Iceland
  89. Ireland, Republic of
  90. Isle of Man
  91. Jersey
  92. Norway
  93. Sweden
  94. United Kingdom Footnote 94
  95. Southern Europe
  96. Albania
  97. Bosnia and Herzegovina
  98. Croatia
  99. Gibraltar
  100. Greece
  101. Italy
  102. Kosovo Footnote 102
  103. Macedonia, Republic of Footnote 103
  104. Malta
  105. Montenegro
  106. Portugal
  107. Serbia
  108. Slovenia
  109. Spain
  110. Europe, n.i.e. Footnote 110
  111. Africa
  112. Western Africa
  113. Benin
  114. Burkina Faso
  115. Cape Verde
  116. Côte d'Ivoire
  117. Gambia
  118. Ghana
  119. Guinea
  120. Guinea-Bissau
  121. Liberia
  122. Mali
  123. Mauritania
  124. Niger
  125. Nigeria
  126. Senegal
  127. Sierra Leone
  128. Togo
  129. Eastern Africa
  130. Burundi
  131. Comoros
  132. Djibouti
  133. Eritrea
  134. Ethiopia
  135. Kenya
  136. Madagascar
  137. Malawi
  138. Mauritius
  139. Mozambique
  140. Réunion
  141. Rwanda
  142. Seychelles
  143. Somalia
  144. Tanzania Footnote 144
  145. Uganda
  146. Zambia
  147. Zimbabwe
  148. Northern Africa
  149. Algeria
  150. Egypt
  151. Libya Footnote 151
  152. Morocco
  153. Sudan
  154. Tunisia
  155. Central Africa
  156. Angola
  157. Cameroon
  158. Central African Republic
  159. Chad
  160. Congo, The Democratic Republic of the
  161. Congo, Republic of the
  162. Equatorial Guinea
  163. Gabon
  164. Southern Africa
  165. Botswana
  166. Lesotho
  167. Namibia
  168. South Africa, Republic of
  169. Swaziland
  170. Africa, n.i.e. Footnote 170
  171. Asia
  172. West Central Asia and the Middle East
  173. Afghanistan
  174. Armenia
  175. Azerbaijan
  176. Bahrain
  177. Cyprus
  178. Georgia
  179. Iran Footnote 179
  180. Iraq
  181. Israel
  182. Jordan
  183. Kazakhstan
  184. Kuwait
  185. Kyrgyzstan
  186. Lebanon
  187. Oman
  188. Qatar
  189. Saudi Arabia
  190. Syria Footnote 190
  191. Tajikistan
  192. Turkey
  193. Turkmenistan
  194. United Arab Emirates
  195. Uzbekistan
  196. West Bank and Gaza Strip (Palestine) Footnote 196
  197. Yemen
  198. Eastern Asia
  199. China Footnote 199
  200. Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
  201. Japan
  202. Korea, North Footnote 202
  203. Korea, South Footnote 203
  204. Macao Special Administrative Region
  205. Mongolia
  206. Taiwan
  207. Southeast Asia
  208. Brunei Darussalam
  209. Burma (Myanmar)
  210. Cambodia
  211. Indonesia
  212. Laos Footnote 212
  213. Malaysia
  214. Philippines
  215. Singapore
  216. Thailand
  217. Viet Nam Footnote 217
  218. Southern Asia
  219. Bangladesh
  220. Bhutan
  221. India
  222. Nepal
  223. Pakistan
  224. Sri Lanka
  225. Asia, n.i.e. Footnote 225
  226. Oceania
  227. Australia
  228. Fiji
  229. French Polynesia
  230. New Caledonia
  231. New Zealand
  232. Papua New Guinea
  233. Samoa
  234. Tonga
  235. Oceania, n.i.e. Footnote 235
  236. Other

Footnotes

Footnote 46

The official name of Bolivia is Plurinational State of Bolivia.

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Footnote 57

The official name of Venezuela is Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

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Footnote 58

Includes countries such as Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba; Falkland Islands (Malvinas); Greenland; Saint Barthélemy; Saint Martin (French part); and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.

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Footnote 77

The official name of Moldova is Republic of Moldova.

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Footnote 94

The official name of United Kingdom is United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. United Kingdom includes Scotland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland (excludes Isle of Man, the Channel Islands and British Overseas Territories).

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Footnote 102

The official name of Kosovo is Republic of Kosovo.

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Footnote 103

Known as Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia in the United Nations and other international bodies.

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Footnote 110

Includes countries such as Åland Islands; Andorra; Holy See (Vatican City State); Liechtenstein; San Marino; and Svalbard and Jan Mayen Island.

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Footnote 144

The official name of Tanzania is United Republic of Tanzania.

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Footnote 151

The official name of Libya is Libyan Arab Jamahiriya.

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Footnote 170

Includes countries such as Mayotte; Saint Helena; Sao Tome and Principe; and Western Sahara.

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Footnote 179

The official name of Iran is Islamic Republic of Iran.

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Footnote 190

The official name of Syria is Syrian Arab Republic.

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Footnote 196

West Bank and Gaza Strip are the territories referred to in the Declaration of Principles, signed by Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization in 1993. Palestine refers to pre-1948 British mandate Palestine.

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Footnote 199

China excludes Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Macao Special Administrative Region.

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Footnote 202

The official name of North Korea is Democratic People's Republic of Korea.

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Footnote 203

The official name of South Korea is Republic of Korea.

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Footnote 212

The official name of Laos is Lao People's Democratic Republic.

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Footnote 217

The official name of Viet Nam is Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.

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Footnote 225

Includes countries such as British Indian Ocean Territory; Maldives; and Timor-Leste.

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Footnote 235

Includes countries such as American Samoa; Christmas Island; Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Cook Islands; Guam; Kiribati; Marshall Islands; Micronesia, Federated States of; Nauru; Niue; Norfolk Island; Northern Mariana Islands; Palau; Pitcairn; Solomon Islands; Tokelau; Tuvalu; United States Minor Outlying Islands; Vanuatu; and Wallis and Futuna.

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