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2006 Community Profiles

Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Ontario   Canada
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020   31,241,030 15,326,265 15,914,760
Total visible minority population 85 2,745,200 1,332,995 1,412,205   5,068,095 2,464,025 2,604,065
Chinese 576,975 277,500 299,475   1,216,565 584,260 632,305
South Asian 86 794,170 401,900 392,270   1,262,865 637,190 625,675
Black 473,765 223,220 250,540   783,795 375,685 408,110
Filipino 203,215 87,025 116,190   410,695 175,640 235,055
Latin American 147,140 71,370 75,765   304,245 147,900 156,345
Southeast Asian 87 110,045 53,135 56,910   239,935 116,425 123,510
Arab 111,405 58,625 52,785   265,550 142,580 122,970
West Asian 88 96,620 49,275 47,340   156,700 80,695 76,000
Korean 69,540 33,720 35,820   141,890 68,595 73,300
Japanese 28,080 12,775 15,300   81,300 36,160 45,145
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 56,845 26,680 30,160   71,420 33,845 37,580
Multiple visible minority 90 77,400 37,755 39,645   133,120 65,055 68,065
Not a visible minority 91 9,283,695 4,544,875 4,738,815   26,172,935 12,862,245 13,310,695

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Ontario (Code35) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=E
(accessed August 25, 2019).

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