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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics British Columbia   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 4,074,380 1,998,385 2,075,995   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Total visible minority population 85 1,008,855 484,110 524,750   2,745,200 1,332,995 1,412,205
Chinese 407,225 195,325 211,900   576,975 277,500 299,475
South Asian 86 262,290 130,065 132,225   794,170 401,900 392,270
Black 28,315 14,915 13,395   473,765 223,220 250,540
Filipino 88,075 37,070 51,005   203,215 87,025 116,190
Latin American 28,965 13,385 15,575   147,140 71,370 75,765
Southeast Asian 87 40,685 19,780 20,910   110,045 53,135 56,910
Arab 8,635 4,670 3,965   111,405 58,625 52,785
West Asian 88 29,810 15,445 14,360   96,620 49,275 47,340
Korean 50,490 24,170 26,320   69,540 33,720 35,820
Japanese 35,060 14,950 20,115   28,080 12,775 15,300
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 3,880 1,985 1,900   56,845 26,680 30,160
Multiple visible minority 90 25,420 12,345 13,070   77,400 37,755 39,645
Not a visible minority 91 3,065,525 1,514,275 1,551,250   9,283,695 4,544,875 4,738,815

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. British Columbia (Code59) (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 September 18, 2019).

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