Data tables, 2016 Census

Immigrant Status and Period of Immigration (11), Place of Birth (272), Age (7A) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details immigrant status and period of immigration , place of birth , age and sex for the population in private households in Nova Scotia / Nouvelle-Écosse
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Place of birth (272) Immigrant status and period of immigration (11)
Total - Immigrant status and period of immigrationFootnote 1 Non-immigrantsFootnote 2 ImmigrantsFootnote 3 Before 1981 1981 to 1990 1991 to 2000 2001 to 2010 2001 to 2005 2006 to 2010 2011 to 2016Footnote 4 Non-permanent residentsFootnote 5
Total - Place of birthFootnote 6 908,340 842,760 55,680 19,200 4,800 6,705 13,190 5,100 8,080 11,790 9,905
Born in Canada 838,030 838,005 20 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0
Born outside Canada 70,310 4,750 55,660 19,190 4,795 6,705 13,180 5,100 8,080 11,790 9,905
Americas 14,150 1,995 10,585 4,665 1,230 1,175 2,125 830 1,295 1,390 1,570
North America 9,845 1,590 7,420 3,960 875 700 1,275 520 755 615 835
Greenland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 40 0 45 30 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
United StatesFootnote 7 9,800 1,595 7,375 3,930 865 690 1,270 515 755 615 835
Central America 880 105 700 35 165 185 180 70 110 130 80
Belize 200 55 125 0 60 35 10 0 10 20 15
Costa Rica 25 0 25 10 0 10 10 0 10 10 0
El Salvador 95 0 95 10 35 35 0 10 0 0 0
Guatemala 45 0 45 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 0
Honduras 45 0 40 0 0 25 10 0 0 0 0
Mexico 415 35 330 10 25 45 145 60 85 105 55
Nicaragua 40 0 35 0 20 10 10 0 10 0 10
Panama 15 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Caribbean and Bermuda 2,215 270 1,515 480 75 155 345 130 225 455 430
Anguilla 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Antigua and Barbuda 50 10 35 15 10 0 0 0 0 10 10
Aruba 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bahamas 215 20 75 15 0 0 20 15 0 30 120
Barbados 130 0 105 45 10 20 10 10 10 15 20
Bermuda 305 150 110 45 0 0 40 10 30 20 40
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayman Islands 15 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cuba 245 15 215 0 0 40 105 40 65 70 10
Curaçao 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dominica 20 0 20 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dominican Republic 80 0 80 15 0 0 30 0 30 30 0
Grenada 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guadeloupe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haiti 55 0 55 0 0 10 25 10 15 15 0
Jamaica 665 15 480 175 20 40 60 20 45 190 170
Martinique 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
Montserrat 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rico 15 0 10 10 0 0 10 0 10 0 10
Saint Barthélemy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Saint Kitts and Nevis 40 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 10
Saint Lucia 70 10 45 15 0 0 20 0 0 10 20
Saint Martin (French part) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 30 0 20 10 0 0 10 0 0 10 10
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Trinidad and Tobago 240 25 215 115 25 20 25 10 10 30 0
Turks and Caicos Islands 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Virgin Islands, British 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Virgin Islands, United States 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South America 1,205 30 955 190 115 140 320 115 205 190 220
Argentina 90 10 70 20 0 15 20 10 20 15 15
BoliviaFootnote 8 50 15 25 0 10 10 0 0 0 10 10
Brazil 255 10 175 20 0 10 55 15 40 90 75
Chile 95 0 95 35 15 0 25 0 25 15 0
Colombia 245 0 175 0 30 0 135 60 80 15 65
Ecuador 65 0 40 0 0 25 10 10 0 0 25
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
French Guiana 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guyana 180 0 170 70 35 30 20 0 10 10 10
Paraguay 20 0 20 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0
Peru 105 0 110 25 25 15 30 15 20 10 0
South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Suriname 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uruguay 25 0 25 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
VenezuelaFootnote 9 80 0 45 10 0 10 20 10 15 10 25
Europe 25,140 2,020 22,110 11,900 2,225 2,225 3,550 1,445 2,105 2,210 1,010
Western Europe 6,840 1,295 5,335 3,035 495 670 745 350 395 385 210
Austria 150 0 145 80 15 35 20 10 15 0 0
Belgium 150 30 110 60 10 0 25 10 20 15 10
France 840 200 615 275 55 95 80 50 30 105 30
Germany 3,735 985 2,600 1,180 350 430 425 205 225 215 155
Liechtenstein 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Luxembourg 15 0 10 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0
Monaco 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Netherlands 1,710 55 1,645 1,340 60 40 155 65 90 45 10
Switzerland 235 25 205 100 15 70 25 10 20 0 0
Eastern Europe 2,510 10 2,335 450 415 445 580 330 255 440 170
Belarus 85 0 85 0 0 15 45 20 25 25 0
Bulgaria 70 0 55 10 0 20 30 15 15 10 15
Czech Republic 150 0 155 70 20 50 10 0 10 0 0
Estonia 35 0 30 10 10 15 0 0 0 0 0
Hungary 115 0 110 75 10 15 0 10 0 0 10
Latvia 45 0 45 35 0 0 10 10 0 0 0
Lithuania 25 0 30 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0
MoldovaFootnote 10 35 0 30 0 0 0 10 10 0 20 0
Poland 640 0 630 155 315 100 35 0 30 15 10
Romania 195 0 175 0 45 35 65 40 20 40 15
Russian Federation 640 0 590 10 0 140 270 165 105 175 45
Slovakia 65 10 55 25 10 10 10 10 0 0 0
Ukraine 400 0 340 55 0 45 100 50 50 145 65
Northern Europe 13,420 640 12,270 7,220 1,135 705 1,995 655 1,340 1,215 510
Åland Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Denmark 210 10 190 145 10 25 10 0 0 10 20
Faroe Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finland 70 0 60 40 10 10 0 0 0 0 10
Guernsey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iceland 75 0 65 0 0 0 30 0 30 25 10
IrelandFootnote 11 595 55 475 195 75 75 50 25 30 75 65
Isle of Man 10 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jersey 20 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
Norway 105 10 90 50 15 10 15 0 10 0 0
Sark 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Svalbard and Jan Mayen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sweden 110 20 95 40 0 10 20 10 10 10 0
United KingdomFootnote 12 12,225 545 11,270 6,740 1,015 580 1,865 610 1,255 1,080 410
Southern Europe 2,375 90 2,170 1,190 180 400 235 115 115 165 120
Albania 60 0 60 0 0 20 20 20 0 15 10
Andorra 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 210 0 210 0 25 140 40 10 30 0 0
Croatia 175 0 175 75 25 50 10 0 0 20 0
Gibraltar 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
Greece 580 30 505 385 30 35 10 0 10 55 40
Holy See (Vatican City State) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italy 610 25 525 455 35 0 10 10 10 20 60
KosovoFootnote 13 195 0 180 0 0 95 70 20 55 15 0
Macedonia, Republic ofFootnote 14 50 10 45 10 0 10 25 25 0 10 0
Malta 35 0 35 30 0 0 0 0 0 10 0
Montenegro 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0
Portugal 230 10 220 150 50 0 10 0 0 0 0
San Marino 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SerbiaFootnote 15 85 0 90 25 10 35 20 15 0 10 0
Slovenia 15 0 20 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spain 115 10 95 45 0 10 25 10 20 20 15
Africa 4,300 120 3,525 410 195 495 1,345 565 775 1,085 650
Western Africa 1,005 30 730 45 45 30 275 120 155 330 245
Benin 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 10 0 0
Burkina Faso 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Cabo Verde 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Côte d'Ivoire 15 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 10
Gambia 40 0 30 0 0 0 10 0 0 25 0
Ghana 220 10 180 15 25 15 50 25 25 75 40
Guinea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guinea-Bissau 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Liberia 20 0 25 10 0 0 20 15 0 0 0
Mali 15 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Mauritania 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0
Nigeria 545 20 350 10 10 10 125 40 85 200 180
Saint HelenaFootnote 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Senegal 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0
Sierra Leone 80 0 80 15 10 10 40 35 0 0 0
Togo 35 0 30 0 0 0 20 0 15 15 0
Eastern Africa 1,170 45 970 120 55 200 290 140 150 295 155
Burundi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comoros 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Djibouti 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eritrea 125 0 125 0 20 0 30 0 30 70 0
Ethiopia 215 15 185 15 10 40 75 45 35 45 15
Kenya 180 20 125 25 0 15 25 10 15 60 35
Madagascar 10 0 15 0 0 0 10 0 10 0 0
Malawi 10 0 10 0 10 0 10 0 0 0 10
Mauritius 20 0 20 10 0 0 10 0 10 0 10
Mayotte 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mozambique 10 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Réunion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rwanda 55 0 40 0 0 0 10 0 10 25 15
Seychelles 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Somalia 65 0 65 0 15 10 30 30 0 0 0
South Sudan 50 0 50 0 0 30 15 0 0 10 0
TanzaniaFootnote 17 60 0 55 20 0 20 10 10 10 0 0
Uganda 120 0 110 20 0 25 30 10 15 30 15
Zambia 125 10 80 20 0 20 10 0 0 30 40
Zimbabwe 115 0 95 10 10 15 45 30 15 25 25
Northern Africa 1,330 30 1,125 100 50 190 480 125 355 310 180
Algeria 25 0 30 0 0 10 0 0 10 15 0
Egypt 810 15 765 80 25 110 350 90 255 205 30
Libya 280 10 125 0 15 40 45 0 40 20 145
Morocco 85 0 80 10 0 15 25 10 20 30 0
SudanFootnote 18 80 0 80 0 10 15 30 10 15 30 0
Tunisia 40 0 45 10 0 0 25 0 15 10 0
Western Sahara 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Central Africa 240 0 220 20 0 0 135 60 75 65 15
Angola 40 0 35 15 10 0 15 20 0 0 0
Cameroon 40 0 30 0 0 0 25 15 0 10 10
Central African Republic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chad 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 150 0 150 10 10 0 80 10 70 55 10
Congo, Republic of the 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0
Equatorial Guinea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gabon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sao Tome and Principe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Africa 560 20 485 125 30 75 165 125 40 85 55
Botswana 35 15 15 10 0 0 10 0 0 10 10
Lesotho 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Namibia 10 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Africa, Republic of 510 0 460 120 25 75 160 120 40 80 40
Swaziland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Asia 26,100 505 18,955 2,065 1,090 2,745 6,025 2,185 3,840 7,035 6,640
West Central Asia and the Middle East 8,545 100 7,075 625 475 1,335 2,240 860 1,375 2,405 1,370
Afghanistan 100 0 100 0 10 15 55 25 30 25 0
Armenia 10 0 10 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0
Azerbaijan 30 0 25 0 10 0 20 15 10 0 10
Bahrain 30 0 30 0 0 10 10 0 0 10 0
Cyprus 20 0 20 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgia 10 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
IranFootnote 19 1,015 0 970 0 65 60 575 100 475 260 45
Iraq 545 10 525 0 10 110 160 35 130 245 15
Israel 355 0 335 15 10 0 30 0 25 275 25
Jordan 415 0 395 10 0 135 140 80 60 120 15
Kazakhstan 75 10 55 0 0 15 20 15 0 20 15
Kuwait 755 15 615 10 10 370 170 75 95 65 130
Kyrgyzstan 25 0 25 0 0 0 20 15 10 0 0
Lebanon 1,420 15 1,365 515 325 260 190 100 90 75 40
Oman 25 0 20 0 0 0 10 0 10 10 10
Qatar 70 10 40 0 0 0 15 15 10 25 15
Saudi Arabia 1,255 25 365 0 0