Census Profile, 2016 Census
Vancouver [Census metropolitan area], British Columbia and Alberta [Province]

Select a table view
The table shows total, male and female data grouped by geography (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Vancouver
British Columbia
[Census metropolitan area]
Alberta

[Province]
Data quality , Vancouver [Census metropolitan area], British Columbia  Map : Vancouver [Census metropolitan area], British Columbia
Change geography 1
Data quality : Alberta [Province]  Map : geography 2
Change geography 2
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Percentages (unless otherwise specified)
Visible minority population
Total - Visible minority for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 95 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Total visible minority populationCensus data footnote 96 48.9 47.7 50.0 23.5 23.1 23.8
South AsianCensus data footnote 97 12.0 12.3 11.7 5.8 5.9 5.7
Chinese 19.6 18.7 20.4 4.0 3.9 4.1
Black 1.2 1.3 1.2 3.3 3.4 3.2
Filipino 5.1 4.6 5.6 4.2 3.7 4.6
Latin American 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4
Arab 0.7 0.7 0.6 1.4 1.5 1.3
Southeast AsianCensus data footnote 98 1.9 1.8 1.9 1.1 1.1 1.2
West AsianCensus data footnote 99 1.9 2.0 1.8 0.5 0.6 0.5
Korean 2.2 2.1 2.3 0.5 0.5 0.6
Japanese 1.2 1.1 1.4 0.3 0.3 0.3
Visible minority, n.i.e.Census data footnote 100 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3
Multiple visible minoritiesCensus data footnote 101 1.5 1.5 1.4 0.7 0.7 0.7
Not a visible minorityCensus data footnote 102 51.1 52.3 50.0 76.5 76.9 76.2

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Vancouver [Census metropolitan area], British Columbia and Alberta [Province] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released November 29, 2017.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed June 23, 2024).

Date modified: