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Population by immigrant status and period of immigration, 2006 counts, for Canada and census divisions - 20% sample data

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Geographic name Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total population1 Non-immigrant population2 Immigrant population3 Immigrated before 1991 Immigrated between 1991 and 1995 Immigrated between 1996 and 2000 Immigrated between 2001 and 20064
Notes:
  1. The total population count includes the non-immigrant population, the immigrant population and the non-permanent resident population. The non-permanent resident population is not shown separately in this table.
  2. 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 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 more 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. Includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to Census Day, May 16, 2006.
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Canada ! 31,241,030 24,788,720 6,186,950 3,408,420 823,925 844,625 1,109,980
Division No. 16 (Sask.) ! 36,520 35,380 1,120 800 60 75 180
Division No. 16 (Man.) ! 9,820 9,475 320 180 65 30 40
Division No. 16 (Alta.) ! 52,990 46,475 5,785 2,340 660 840 1,940
Division No. 17 (Alta.) ! 58,960 56,315 2,460 1,430 165 290 575
Division No. 17 (Man.) ! 21,965 21,265 640 445 20 50 120
Division No. 17 (Sask.) ! 40,130 39,185 850 665 40 25 120
Division No. 18 (Sask.) ! 33,900 33,625 250 175 15 20 45
Division No. 18 (Man.) ! 23,610 21,905 1,670 1,120 75 235 245
Division No. 18 (Alta.) ! 14,150 13,260 855 580 55 45 175
Division No. 19 (Alta.) ! 97,885 92,185 5,305 3,250 580 665 810
Division No. 19 (Man.) ! 16,300 16,145 150 35 85 10 25
Division No. 20 (Man.) ! 10,265 9,855 375 325 10 10 35
Division No. 21 (Man.) ! 21,430 20,590 815 665 25 40 85
Division No. 22 (Man.) ! 38,320 37,440 820 530 70 95 125
Division No. 23 (Man.) ! 8,240 7,995 200 115 0 30 50
Drummond (Que.) ! 91,050 88,375 2,520 805 180 350 1,185
Dufferin (Ont.) ! 53,920 46,835 6,930 5,470 395 405 660
Durham (Ont.) 557,330 442,085 113,395 81,165 12,710 9,625 9,890
East Kootenay (B.C.) ! 54,885 49,460 5,215 4,295 285 350 285
Elgin (Ont.) 84,260 72,605 11,155 8,375 825 635 1,325
Essex (Ont.) 389,590 296,670 87,170 49,400 10,160 12,445 15,165
Fort Smith (N.W.T.) ! 31,930 29,120 2,575 1,305 380 320 565
Francheville (Que.) ! 140,260 136,970 3,025 1,285 220 395 1,125
Fraser Valley (B.C.) ! 253,840 201,395 50,635 31,355 6,260 6,155 6,865
Fraser-Fort George (B.C.) ! 91,630 82,565 8,645 6,920 670 475 580
Frontenac (Ont.) ! 140,650 121,670 17,940 13,180 1,235 1,420 2,100
Gatineau (Que.) ! 239,980 218,500 20,780 9,040 3,020 3,615 5,105
Gloucester (N.B.) 77,675 76,840 840 605 50 65 120
Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury (Ont.) ! 156,050 145,205 10,450 8,895 425 470 660
Greater Vancouver (B.C.) ! 2,097,965 1,227,495 831,265 388,745 142,130 148,695 151,695
Grey (Ont.) ! 90,900 82,880 7,825 6,750 265 345 465
Guysborough (N.S.) ! 8,950 8,785 150 90 25 0 25
Haldimand-Norfolk (Ont.) ! 106,600 94,355 11,860 10,055 635 565 595
Haliburton (Ont.) ! 16,000 14,485 1,485 1,350 60 40 35
Halifax (N.S.) ! 369,455 339,835 27,410 16,590 2,460 3,300 5,060
Halton (Ont.) 435,395 324,325 107,920 71,355 10,685 12,775 13,105
Hamilton (Ont.) 497,400 366,315 126,485 82,985 13,045 13,895 16,560
Hants (N.S.) 40,860 39,210 1,540 1,180 105 115 140
Hastings (Ont.) ! 128,790 118,070 10,280 8,275 635 600 775
Huron (Ont.) 58,590 53,695 4,665 3,835 155 395 280
Inuvik (N.W.T.) 9,125 8,860 240 160 20 20 35
Inverness (N.S.) ! 18,750 18,045 610 460 60 30 60
Joliette (Que.) ! 57,130 55,805 1,295 485 165 260 380
Kamouraska (Que.) ! 21,575 21,325 225 70 50 20 80
Kawartha Lakes (Ont.) ! 73,360 67,260 6,010 5,350 165 260 235
Keewatin (Nvt.) ! 8,305 8,200 90 55 10 15 10
Kenora (Ont.) ! 63,995 60,935 2,835 2,305 140 180 210
Kent (N.B.) ! 31,005 29,900 1,030 750 80 40 155
Kings (N.S.) 59,260 56,395 2,635 2,005 150 230 250
Kings (P.E.I.) 18,420 17,840 545 480 25 15 25
Kings (N.B.) 65,480 62,830 2,455 1,955 105 155 240
Kitikmeot (Nvt.) 5,350 5,275 65 50 10 10 10
Kitimat-Stikine (B.C.) ! 37,815 33,285 4,510 3,715 320 185 290
Kootenay Boundary (B.C.) ! 30,300 26,835 3,410 2,870 205 175 160
La Côte-de-Beaupré (Que.) ! 22,630 22,200 415 210 30 90 85
La Côte-de-Gaspé (Que.) 17,635 17,425 185 90 0 55 35
La Haute-Côte-Nord (Que.) ! 12,240 12,175 65 35 10 10 10
La Haute-Gaspésie (Que.) ! 12,165 12,090 60 30 10 0 20
La Haute-Yamaska (Que.) ! 83,690 80,690 2,845 1,270 185 415 970
La Jacques-Cartier (Que.) ! 29,680 28,860 800 310 130 155 205
La Matapédia (Que.) ! 18,810 18,740 65 50 0 0 20
La Mitis (Que.) ! 18,815 18,685 100 70 15 0 10
La Nouvelle-Beauce (Que.) ! 31,095 30,810 280 165 25 35 60
La Rivière-du-Nord (Que.) ! 100,205 97,380 2,735 1,475 200 310 755
La Tuque (Que.) ! 15,240 15,100 140 85 20 25 15
La Vallée-de-la-Gatineau (Que.) ! 20,390 20,120 270 165 25 20 55
La Vallée-de-l'Or (Que.) ! 41,280 40,715 545 425 30 25 70
La Vallée-du-Richelieu (Que.) ! 105,870 101,645 4,115 2,765 330 390 625
Lac-Saint-Jean-Est (Que.) ! 50,625 50,285 335 130 55 25 120
Lajemmerais (Que.) ! 69,490 67,565 1,795 1,100 180 240 270
Lambton (Ont.) ! 126,540 111,480 14,700 12,055 750 875 1,010
L'Amiante (Que.) ! 42,435 41,875 530 305 30 85 105
Lanark (Ont.) 62,695 58,180 4,435 3,630 355 195 260
L'Assomption (Que.) ! 108,815 105,130 3,590 2,130 400 575 480
Laval (Que.) 364,620 289,865 73,565 46,270 10,235 8,130 8,935
Le Bas-Richelieu (Que.) ! 48,855 47,955 880 650 80 65 90
Le Domaine-du-Roy (Que.) ! 31,415 31,235 180 80 30 30 45
Le Granit (Que.) ! 22,125 21,695 415 195 50 80 80
Le Haut-Richelieu (Que.) ! 107,385 103,710 3,590 2,495 280 415 400
Le Haut-Saint-François (Que.) ! 21,465 20,980 465 310 25 40 90
Le Haut-Saint-Laurent (Que.) ! 21,740 20,580 1,090 900 110 45 30
Le Rocher-Percé (Que.) ! 18,265 18,170 90 40 20 15 15
Le Saguenay-et-son-Fjord (Que.) ! 161,625 159,630 1,865 655 175 275 760
Le Val-Saint-François (Que.) ! 28,760 28,245 520 360 45 90 25
Leeds and Grenville (Ont.) 97,680 89,725 7,795 6,625 340 355 470
Lennox and Addington (Ont.) 39,270 36,755 2,495 2,145 90 150 110
L'Érable (Que.) ! 22,725 22,330 370 190 60 50 70
Les Basques (Que.) ! 9,125 9,010 120 25 0 25 60
Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais (Que.) ! 41,840 39,880 1,920 1,310 240 140 235
Les Etchemins (Que.) ! 17,190 16,980 180 70 10 65 35
Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine (Que.) ! 12,975 12,885 95 40 20 15 15
Les Jardins-de-Napierville (Que.) ! 23,880 22,765 925 650 90 105 80
Les Laurentides (Que.) ! 42,445 40,730 1,650 1,065 180 200 195
Les Maskoutains (Que.) ! 78,935 76,450 2,300 1,085 95 200 915
Les Moulins (Que.) ! 127,990 123,085 4,820 2,945 600 675 605
Les Pays-d'en-Haut (Que.) ! 36,125 33,665 2,375 1,520 240 280 340
Lévis (Que.) ! 128,370 126,240 1,990 965 275 280 465
L'Île-d'Orléans (Que.) ! 6,775 6,555 210 100 25 20 70
L'Islet (Que.) ! 18,500 18,390 105 30 15 20 35
Longueuil (Que.) ! 381,275 320,125 59,230 30,635 7,840 7,975 12,780
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