Census Profile, 2016 Census
Edmonton, City [Census subdivision], Alberta and Division No. 11, Census division [Census division], Alberta

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Characteristic Edmonton, CY
Alberta
[Census subdivision]
Division No. 11, CDR
Alberta
[Census division]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
Ethnic origin populationThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census data on ethnic origin
Total - Ethnic origin for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 103 913,585 457,210 456,375 1,340,930 671,765 669,165
North American Aboriginal origins 58,080 27,465 30,615 98,110 47,070 51,045
First Nations (North American Indian) 36,125 17,010 19,115 61,500 29,250 32,250
Inuit 940 445 490 1,665 860 810
Métis 24,295 11,420 12,875 39,755 19,110 20,645
Other North American origins 168,865 85,990 82,870 293,790 149,610 144,185
Acadian 1,140 640 500 1,930 1,100 830
American 12,540 6,080 6,465 21,050 10,185 10,870
Canadian 159,070 80,990 78,080 277,720 141,540 136,180
New Brunswicker 10 0 0 25 15 10
Newfoundlander 380 235 145 580 325 260
Nova Scotian 65 45 15 80 55 30
Ontarian 10 0 0 10 10 0
Québécois 315 180 135 500 285 215
Other North American origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 104 55 20 30 90 45 50
European origins 509,695 254,155 255,540 845,035 421,415 423,625
British Isles origins 283,430 142,360 141,070 489,035 243,940 245,095
Channel Islander 45 10 35 70 15 50
Cornish 55 30 25 75 45 25
English 153,740 76,265 77,475 269,300 133,070 136,225
Irish 113,795 55,845 57,950 192,525 93,395 99,130
Manx 205 100 100 305 150 155
Scottish 126,100 62,595 63,505 216,300 106,900 109,405
Welsh 15,155 7,350 7,810 25,710 12,445 13,265
British Isles origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 105 17,660 8,550 9,115 29,185 14,235 14,950
French origins 85,655 41,405 44,250 147,625 71,845 75,780
Alsatian 60 40 25 85 50 35
Breton 30 20 15 35 20 15
Corsican 70 45 25 90 50 40
French 85,565 41,345 44,215 147,485 71,765 75,720
Western European origins (except French origins) 160,235 79,155 81,080 287,375 141,990 145,385
Austrian 8,775 4,135 4,640 14,005 6,695 7,310
Bavarian 40 15 20 40 20 20
Belgian 3,595 1,720 1,875 7,300 3,500 3,800
Dutch 33,265 16,315 16,950 59,785 29,495 30,295
Flemish 355 195 160 740 320 420
Frisian 90 65 25 145 90 55
German 124,170 61,225 62,945 224,125 110,555 113,570
Luxembourger 110 60 55 205 110 95
Swiss 3,615 1,895 1,720 6,560 3,330 3,235
Western European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 106 120 45 80 190 80 110
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 54,800 26,210 28,590 99,010 47,695 51,315
Danish 9,140 4,375 4,765 16,390 7,810 8,580
Finnish 3,285 1,560 1,725 5,565 2,780 2,790
Icelandic 3,330 1,735 1,595 5,470 2,800 2,670
Norwegian 25,330 12,145 13,190 46,060 22,100 23,955
Swedish 17,045 7,660 9,385 31,765 14,650 17,115
Northern European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 107 2,695 1,305 1,395 4,370 2,175 2,200
Eastern European origins 161,670 77,950 83,725 261,435 126,865 134,565
Bulgarian 640 340 295 905 470 440
Byelorussian 895 470 420 1,070 575 485
Czech 3,930 1,930 2,000 6,260 3,080 3,180
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s.Census data footnote 108 1,655 805 855 3,105 1,495 1,615
Estonian 480 235 245 700 325 375
Hungarian 9,630 4,610 5,025 14,970 7,300 7,665
Latvian 870 395 470 1,280 590 690
Lithuanian 1,260 610 655 2,095 1,045 1,050
Moldovan 335 145 190 385 170 215
Polish 46,705 22,385 24,325 75,115 36,530 38,585
Romanian 8,285 4,035 4,250 11,740 5,700 6,035
Russian 18,660 8,895 9,760 29,580 14,095 15,480
Slovak 2,130 1,020 1,105 3,270 1,545 1,720
Ukrainian 98,820 47,525 51,295 164,105 79,445 84,655
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 109 480 250 235 625 325 295
Southern European origins 58,880 29,385 29,500 78,235 39,290 38,945
Albanian 805 445 365 805 445 365
Bosnian 1,420 700 720 1,535 770 765
Catalan 35 30 10 35 30 0
Croatian 4,175 2,315 1,860 5,310 2,930 2,385
Cypriot 25 10 10 60 40 20
Greek 3,650 1,905 1,750 5,110 2,630 2,475
Italian 23,890 11,950 11,945 34,295 17,450 16,845
Kosovar 170 90 85 175 85 90
Macedonian 355 185 175 410 205 200
Maltese 280 160 125 490 260 225
Montenegrin 100 65 40 105 65 35
Portuguese 8,650 4,430 4,220 10,845 5,540 5,305
Serbian 2,990 1,455 1,535 3,420 1,670 1,755
Sicilian 80 40 40 90 45 45
Slovenian 940 485 450 1,385 730 650
Spanish 13,845 6,405 7,440 16,945 7,800 9,145
Yugoslavian, n.o.s.Census data footnote 110 1,125 560 560 1,725 850 875
Southern European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 111 55 35 25 60 30 25
Other European origins 5,700 3,035 2,670 7,505 3,970 3,540
Basque 85 30 55 125 55 65
Jewish 3,060 1,665 1,395 3,820 2,080 1,745
Roma (Gypsy) 90 40 50 120 50 65
Slavic, n.o.s.Census data footnote 112 185 90 90 295 140 150
Other European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 113 2,325 1,225 1,100 3,195 1,660 1,535
Caribbean origins 13,200 6,585 6,620 15,390 7,670 7,720
Antiguan 120 55 65 130 65 65
Bahamian 100 70 30 105 70 35
Barbadian 740 350 390 890 435 455
Bermudan 25 15 15 45 30 15
Carib 30 15 10 50 25 25
Cuban 770 405 365 970 515 450
Dominican 315 160 150 360 185 175
Grenadian 325 175 145 345 180 165
Guadeloupean 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haitian 810 455 360 885 505 375
Jamaican 6,445 3,185 3,260 7,545 3,705 3,835
Kittitian/Nevisian 25 0 20 25 10 20
Martinican 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montserratan 15 0 15 20 0 20
Puerto Rican 50 15 30 100 50 55
St. Lucian 210 115 95 230 120 110
Trinidadian/Tobagonian 2,175 1,140 1,035 2,500 1,300 1,200
Vincentian/Grenadinian 130 45 85 140 50 90
West Indian, n.o.s.Census data footnote 114 960 465 500 1,115 520 585
Caribbean origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 115 830 405 425 920 450 475
Latin, Central and South American origins 21,365 10,685 10,675 24,870 12,445 12,425
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Arawak and Maya) 680 300 375 760 330 435
Arawak 15 15 0 15 10 0
Argentinian 280 160 120 385 220 165
Belizean 45 25 15 60 40 20
Bolivian 50 20 30 85 40 50
Brazilian 795 395 405 1,010 475 530
Chilean 3,525 1,745 1,785 3,940 1,975 1,965
Colombian 3,335 1,660 1,670 3,575 1,760 1,810
Costa Rican 125 65 60 150 75 75
Ecuadorian 240 115 125 295 145 150
Guatemalan 635 335 305 700 370 330
Guyanese 1,420 690 730 1,610 770 835
Hispanic 650 345 310 760 395 370
Honduran 130 75 50 180 110 70
Maya 220 110 115 235 115 115
Mexican 4,135 2,135 2,000 5,345 2,780 2,570
Nicaraguan 495 265 235 515 265 245
Panamanian 100 50 50 100 50 50
Paraguayan 25 15 10 30 20 10
Peruvian 770 375 400 875 430 445
Salvadorean 3,695 1,855 1,840 4,005 2,015 1,990
Uruguayan 125 80 50 140 85 55
Venezuelan 555 250 300 725 340 385
Latin, Central and South American origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 116 880 460 420 1,085 555 530
African origins 55,415 28,480 26,935 59,640 30,760 28,885
Central and West African origins 12,255 6,405 5,850 12,975 6,835 6,135
Akan 25 20 10 25 20 10
Angolan 120 75 45 125 75 50
Ashanti 40 20 15 40 20 10
Beninese 40 25 15 35 25 10
Burkinabe 55 30 30 80 45 35
Cameroonian 730 355 375 780 385 390
Chadian 10 10 0 10 10 0
Congolese 2,165 1,125 1,040 2,275 1,195 1,080
Edo 135 85 50 210 125 80
Ewe 55 30 25 55 30 25
Gabonese 0 0 0 10 0 0
Gambian 40 25 10 35 25 10
Ghanaian 2,005 1,045 960 2,105 1,100 1,010
Guinean 260 130 130 285 150 130
Ibo 385 220 170 385 215 165
Ivorian 395 210 185 405 215 185
Liberian 635 305 335 650 305 340
Malian 35 15 20 35 15 20
Malinké 70 45 30 75 40 30
Nigerian 3,350 1,720 1,625 3,575 1,855 1,715
Peulh 60 40 20 60 40 25
Senegalese 250 155 90 250 155 95
Sierra Leonean 455 235 225 475 250 220
Togolese 45 20 30 50 20 30
Wolof 25 10 15 25 10 10
Yoruba 810 405 405 835 420 405
Central and West African origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 117 840 475 370 895 505 395
North African origins 8,720 4,555 4,160 9,250 4,855 4,395
Algerian 445 200 245 500 225 270
Berber 240 155 85 235 155 85
Coptic 55 30 30 95 45 50
Dinka 200 105 100 200 105 95
Egyptian 3,095 1,620 1,475 3,355 1,775 1,580
Libyan 590 300 290 590 300 290
Maure 30 20 15 35 20 15
Moroccan 1,100 600 500 1,195 645 550
Sudanese 2,710 1,425 1,280 2,755 1,455 1,300
Tunisian 340 160 180 375 185 190
North African origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 118 210 105 105 240 115 125
Southern and East African origins 26,255 13,560 12,695 27,510 14,200 13,315
Afrikaner 50 30 15 80 45 35
Amhara 185 95 90 185 95 90
Bantu, n.o.s.Census data footnote 119 415 230 185 410 230 185
Burundian 665 365 300 695 380 315
Djiboutian 155 85 70 155 85 70
Eritrean 3,465 1,780 1,690 3,475 1,790 1,690
Ethiopian 5,210 2,605 2,605 5,330 2,675 2,655
Harari 120 60 55 120 60 60
Kenyan 880 470 405 970 505 465
Malagasy 50 30 20 50 35 15
Mauritian 205 105 100 205 110 100
Oromo 550 345 205 555 355 205
Rwandan 1,100 580 520 1,125 600 530
Seychellois 0 10 0 0 10 0
Somali 9,760 4,980 4,780 9,805 4,995 4,805
South African 1,235 620 610 1,840 945 895
Tanzanian 450 290 165 475 305 175
Tigrian 255 130 125 255 130 125
Ugandan 625 345 275 655 355 300
Zambian 90 50 40 115 75 50
Zimbabwean 1,245 630 615 1,380 690 690
Zulu 155 70 80 175 80 100
Southern and East African origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 120 1,390 710 680 1,530 790 745
Other African origins 9,360 4,615 4,745 11,130 5,545 5,575
Black, n.o.s.Census data footnote 121 1,000 500 500 1,235 615 620
Other African origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 122 8,540 4,205 4,330 10,075 5,030 5,050
Asian origins 267,595 132,065 135,530 290,945 143,055 147,890
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins 36,990 19,470 17,520 40,585 21,295 19,285
Afghan 2,415 1,275 1,135 2,490 1,310 1,175
Arab, n.o.s.Census data footnote 123 4,160 2,265 1,895 4,440 2,415 2,020
Armenian 465 245 220 620 310 315
Assyrian 100 55 50 180 80 95
Azerbaijani 280 145 140 300 150 150
Georgian 90 40 45 115 60 60
Hazara 105 55 50 100 55 50
Iranian 4,165 2,175 1,990 4,625 2,375 2,250
Iraqi 1,915 995 920 2,065 1,085 980
Israeli 665 350 320 710 360 345
Jordanian 605 290 315 640 315 325
Kazakh 100 50 50 105 50 60
Kurd 1,060 600 460 1,065 595 465
Kuwaiti 105 50 60 120 55 65
Kyrgyz 30 20 10 25 15 10
Lebanese 13,700 7,065 6,635 15,375 7,965 7,405
Palestinian 2,690 1,490 1,200 2,915 1,615 1,300
Pashtun 215 100 115 235 105 130
Saudi Arabian 185 95 90 195 95 95
Syrian 2,775 1,450 1,325 3,040 1,555 1,480
Tajik 65 45 20 65 45 25
Tatar 120 55 70 145 55 90
Turk 2,505 1,370 1,130 2,775 1,535 1,235
Turkmen 50 15 30 50 20 30
Uighur 100 50 50 100 50 50
Uzbek 170 85 80 175 85 90
Yemeni 250 125 120 255 130 125
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 124 835 470 370 900 495 400
South Asian origins 86,420 44,510 41,910 91,940 47,375 44,560
Bangladeshi 1,395 695 700 1,445 715 730
Bengali 580 335 245 610 345 270
Bhutanese 80 45 35 75 45 35
East Indian 67,935 34,850 33,080 72,500 37,245 35,260
Goan 25 10 20 85 45 40
Gujarati 480 250 230 480 255 235
Kashmiri 105 55 45 105 55 50
Nepali 1,775 960 820 1,850 1,005 850
Pakistani 8,015 4,160 3,855 8,450 4,355 4,095
Punjabi 5,945 3,160 2,785 6,285 3,330 2,955
Sinhalese 215 115 90 270 150 120
Sri Lankan 2,160 1,090 1,075 2,340 1,185 1,155
Tamil 470 245 225 480 250 230
South Asian origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 125 1,870 970 900 1,950 1,015 935
East and Southeast Asian origins 145,480 68,710 76,770 159,905 75,095 84,805
Burmese 410 205 205 455 235 215
Cambodian (Khmer) 1,485 760 720 1,570 805 765
Chinese 67,970 32,820 35,150 72,225 34,785 37,440
Filipino 57,050 26,050 31,000 65,340 29,590 35,755
Hmong 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indonesian 820 385 430 955 455 505
Japanese 2,985 1,255 1,720 3,750 1,600 2,145
Karen 395 225 175 395 225 175
Korean 7,385 3,525 3,855 8,020 3,835 4,185
Laotian 645 335 315 765 395 370
Malaysian 1,325 635 695 1,465 670 795
Mongolian 325 145 180 360 155 200
Singaporean 120 55 65 150 75 80
Taiwanese 615 270 340 660 290 375
Thai 820 305 510 1,035 375 665
Tibetan 45 25 20 60 30 30
Vietnamese 13,690 6,590 7,100 14,190 6,825 7,365
East and Southeast Asian origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 126 360 185 170 365 190 175
Other Asian origins 895 485 410 950 505 450
Other Asian origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 127 895 485 410 955 510 445
Oceania origins 3,635 1,870 1,765 5,040 2,595 2,445
Australian 1,160 625 530 1,990 1,040 950
New Zealander 495 275 215 720 400 325
Pacific Islands origins 2,030 990 1,035 2,455 1,225 1,230
Fijian 1,715 830 885 1,910 935 980
Hawaiian 90 45 45 150 70 80
Maori 125 65 60 195 105 95
Polynesian, n.o.s.Census data footnote 128 35 10 25 70 25 35
Samoan 45 25 15 65 45 20
Pacific Islands origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 129 25 20 0 80 50 30

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Edmonton, CY [Census subdivision], Alberta and Division No. 11, CDR [Census division], Alberta (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 July 20, 2019).

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