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Population by immigrant status and period of immigration, 2006 counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations - 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
Saskatchewan ! 953,850 901,080 48,155 30,615 4,340 5,110 8,090
Estevan, CA ! 10,980 10,685 285 205 15 20 50
Moose Jaw, CA ! 32,230 30,535 1,580 1,005 65 185 320
North Battleford, CA ! 17,310 16,585 705 460 20 75 145
Prince Albert, CA ! 39,800 38,080 1,640 1,040 200 135 265
Regina, CMA 192,435 176,425 14,725 8,930 1,550 1,630 2,615
Saskatoon, CMA 230,850 210,670 17,795 10,450 1,715 2,280 3,345
Swift Current, CA ! 16,310 15,570 670 495 65 45 60
Yorkton, CA ! 17,145 16,450 675 440 50 100 85
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