Census Profile, 2016 Census
Windsor [Census metropolitan area], Ontario and Ontario [Province]

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Characteristic Windsor
Ontario
[Census metropolitan area]
Ontario

[Province]
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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 103 325,005 159,780 165,225 13,242,160 6,472,240 6,769,920
North American Aboriginal origins 14,625 6,735 7,885 518,300 247,160 271,135
First Nations (North American Indian) 10,345 4,665 5,685 385,505 183,075 202,430
Inuit 90 20 70 6,870 3,150 3,720
Métis 4,385 2,145 2,245 137,485 66,245 71,235
Other North American origins 93,215 45,685 47,530 3,220,595 1,585,255 1,635,340
Acadian 280 115 165 16,580 8,135 8,450
American 5,555 2,675 2,885 140,165 67,480 72,690
Canadian 89,430 43,855 45,570 3,109,770 1,531,645 1,578,125
New Brunswicker 0 0 0 320 190 125
Newfoundlander 125 70 55 10,850 5,520 5,325
Nova Scotian 0 0 0 1,485 685 800
Ontarian 30 15 20 2,165 1,085 1,075
Québécois 145 80 65 5,390 2,730 2,665
Other North American origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 104 30 15 15 675 375 300
European origins 220,625 107,440 113,185 8,151,470 3,978,900 4,172,570
British Isles origins 117,150 56,510 60,640 4,900,430 2,380,595 2,519,835
Channel Islander 0 0 0 1,120 530 590
Cornish 15 10 0 755 370 385
English 65,000 31,340 33,660 2,808,805 1,357,650 1,451,160
Irish 49,035 22,970 26,060 2,095,460 991,625 1,103,835
Manx 40 25 20 2,450 1,320 1,130
Scottish 44,040 21,020 23,020 2,107,295 1,016,260 1,091,030
Welsh 4,035 1,915 2,115 198,475 94,555 103,920
British Isles origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 105 5,740 2,615 3,130 323,185 152,525 170,660
French origins 78,840 37,720 41,120 1,350,520 643,360 707,160
Alsatian 10 0 0 1,235 495 740
Breton 0 0 0 290 175 120
Corsican 0 0 10 205 125 85
French 78,825 37,710 41,120 1,349,255 642,790 706,470
Western European origins (except French origins) 41,090 19,855 21,235 1,766,975 864,010 902,970
Austrian 1,355 660 695 72,475 35,415 37,065
Bavarian 10 0 10 450 225 230
Belgian 2,470 1,165 1,300 57,890 28,460 29,430
Dutch 8,480 4,025 4,455 527,750 259,585 268,165
Flemish 110 55 60 4,005 2,005 1,995
Frisian 20 10 10 2,705 1,400 1,305
German 30,620 14,780 15,840 1,189,670 579,315 610,355
Luxembourger 30 20 0 915 500 415
Swiss 655 330 325 59,835 29,395 30,440
Western European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 106 45 30 15 1,095 560 530
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 4,415 2,055 2,365 266,085 127,885 138,195
Danish 970 445 525 53,555 26,355 27,195
Finnish 1,175 560 620 76,755 36,955 39,800
Icelandic 175 95 80 13,215 6,325 6,895
Norwegian 1,040 450 585 59,335 28,350 30,980
Swedish 1,025 440 585 71,035 32,705 38,325
Northern European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 107 245 130 110 12,540 6,400 6,140
Eastern European origins 40,465 19,370 21,095 1,339,610 644,610 695,000
Bulgarian 225 110 115 16,750 8,230 8,525
Byelorussian 110 30 75 11,690 5,645 6,045
Czech 1,290 600 685 42,340 20,815 21,530
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s.Census data footnote 108 705 290 410 14,810 6,820 7,990
Estonian 95 55 40 15,075 7,255 7,825
Hungarian 7,510 3,720 3,790 163,500 79,850 83,655
Latvian 120 70 50 18,095 8,615 9,480
Lithuanian 450 200 250 35,100 16,965 18,135
Moldovan 25 10 20 3,905 1,910 1,995
Polish 13,915 6,705 7,210 523,490 251,575 271,910
Romanian 5,610 2,635 2,975 98,235 46,825 51,410
Russian 3,425 1,570 1,855 220,850 103,650 117,200
Slovak 2,715 1,250 1,465 40,535 19,645 20,885
Ukrainian 10,250 4,835 5,410 376,440 181,725 194,715
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 109 145 75 75 10,330 4,940 5,390
Southern European origins 54,835 27,335 27,500 1,772,160 880,335 891,830
Albanian 1,560 775 785 25,980 13,085 12,895
Bosnian 585 295 295 14,680 7,255 7,425
Catalan 0 10 0 285 180 110
Croatian 3,925 1,935 1,985 82,220 41,350 40,875
Cypriot 30 20 15 4,400 2,170 2,230
Greek 2,775 1,375 1,400 148,555 74,830 73,720
Italian 33,180 16,455 16,725 931,805 467,100 464,705
Kosovar 75 20 50 1,305 655 650
Macedonian 2,225 1,115 1,115 39,440 19,820 19,625
Maltese 1,270 680 590 35,255 17,525 17,730
Montenegrin 155 100 60 2,545 1,295 1,250
Portuguese 2,645 1,320 1,320 324,930 160,970 163,960
Serbian 4,550 2,390 2,160 66,835 34,035 32,800
Sicilian 160 95 70 4,190 2,090 2,100
Slovenian 830 355 475 26,485 13,215 13,275
Spanish 2,830 1,445 1,385 171,145 78,880 92,265
Yugoslavian, n.o.s.Census data footnote 110 1,205 580 625 20,245 9,785 10,460
Southern European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 111 40 20 20 965 425 540
Other European origins 1,330 625 705 105,865 53,050 52,820
Basque 35 15 15 1,585 805 780
Jewish 695 350 340 77,280 38,860 38,425
Roma (Gypsy) 55 20 35 2,295 1,050 1,245
Slavic, n.o.s.Census data footnote 112 40 15 25 2,065 1,110 955
Other European origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 113 510 230 285 23,290 11,540 11,750
Caribbean origins 3,690 1,645 2,045 462,600 213,660 248,940
Antiguan 30 0 25 3,275 1,480 1,800
Bahamian 30 20 15 2,305 1,190 1,115
Barbadian 190 90 100 26,625 12,375 14,250
Bermudan 10 10 0 2,010 925 1,085
Carib 0 0 0 2,295 855 1,440
Cuban 240 115 130 14,490 6,625 7,865
Dominican 120 50 65 9,180 4,420 4,760
Grenadian 35 0 30 14,690 6,420 8,275
Guadeloupean 0 0 0 70 20 50
Haitian 380 140 245 17,715 8,085 9,630
Jamaican 1,860 885 980 257,060 119,100 137,955
Kittitian/Nevisian 10 0 0 2,260 1,090 1,175
Martinican 0 0 0 195 65 125
Montserratan 10 0 10 620 300 325
Puerto Rican 105 50 55 1,495 755 740
St. Lucian 10 0 10 7,170 3,195 3,985
Trinidadian/Tobagonian 545 215 335 59,560 27,850 31,710
Vincentian/Grenadinian 40 15 30 12,155 5,250 6,905
West Indian, n.o.s.Census data footnote 114 260 130 135 56,865 25,380 31,480
Caribbean origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 115 65 30 40 16,970 7,770 9,195
Latin, Central and South American origins 4,310 1,980 2,335 322,210 153,045 169,165
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Arawak and Maya) 180 65 115 10,795 5,040 5,750
Arawak 0 0 0 1,055 470 585
Argentinian 135 85 50 11,460 5,620 5,840
Belizean 60 30 35 810 395 415
Bolivian 45 25 25 1,885 935 955
Brazilian 160 90 70 18,395 8,760 9,635
Chilean 115 30 80 14,625 7,015 7,610
Colombian 490 230 260 40,820 19,345 21,480
Costa Rican 45 25 25 2,790 1,380 1,410
Ecuadorian 75 20 55 20,385 9,650 10,735
Guatemalan 190 110 85 10,040 4,870 5,170
Guyanese 255 95 160 73,360 34,050 39,315
Hispanic 240 95 145 5,805 2,790 3,015
Honduran 70 35 30 3,360 1,590 1,765
Maya 70 35 35 2,500 1,285 1,215
Mexican 1,045 505 540 43,120 20,735 22,380
Nicaraguan 200 90 105 7,100 3,440 3,665
Panamanian 50 15 40 2,475 1,125 1,355
Paraguayan 0 0 0 600 280 320
Peruvian 60 20 45 14,780 6,985 7,800
Salvadorean 810 380 435 27,595 13,530 14,070
Uruguayan 20 15 0 4,200 2,150 2,050
Venezuelan 175 65 100 11,750 5,320 6,430
Latin, Central and South American origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 116 165 85 80 14,095 6,745 7,350
African origins 10,200 5,125 5,070 414,095 203,260 210,835
Central and West African origins 1,910 1,005 900 85,735 42,745 42,990
Akan 55 30 30 965 540 425
Angolan 25 15 15 1,635 815 820
Ashanti 0 0 0 1,205 620 585
Beninese 0 0 0 555 280 270
Burkinabe 0 0 0 415 190 225
Cameroonian 110 45 60 4,700 2,330 2,370
Chadian 10 0 0 645 320 325
Congolese 385 220 170 10,425 4,960 5,460
Edo 15 10 10 1,025 545 480
Ewe 0 0 0 180 95 80
Gabonese 0 0 0 170 80 90
Gambian 0 0 0 630 305 330
Ghanaian 170 100 70 24,850 12,060 12,790
Guinean 0 0 0 1,105 550 560
Ibo 75 45 35 1,940 1,035 905
Ivorian 0 10 0 1,350 600 745
Liberian 55 25 35 770 365 405
Malian 0 0 0 490 250 240
Malinké 0 0 0 345 160 185
Nigerian 1,000 530 475 26,560 13,620 12,940
Peulh 0 0 0 135 80 55
Senegalese 20 0 15 1,000 500 495
Sierra Leonean 10 0 10 1,175 585 585
Togolese 0 0 0 670 370 300
Wolof 0 0 0 80 45 35
Yoruba 70 40 30 4,055 2,155 1,900
Central and West African origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 117 60 25 30 4,745 2,340 2,410
North African origins 1,900 1,035 865 86,665 44,970 41,695
Algerian 130 65 70 4,065 2,035 2,030
Berber 0 0 0 1,845 985 860
Coptic 60 30 30 2,305 1,185 1,120
Dinka 0 10 0 205 110 95
Egyptian 785 410 375 52,845 27,465 25,375
Libyan 195 115 80 3,785 2,015 1,760
Maure 0 0 0 290 160 125
Moroccan 80 35 45 12,305 6,310 6,000
Sudanese 670 370 305 8,975 4,600 4,375
Tunisian 50 30 15 2,295 1,210 1,085
North African origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 118 0 0 0 1,755 920 830
Southern and East African origins 2,150 1,025 1,120 128,910 61,680 67,230
Afrikaner 20 20 0 560 285 275
Amhara 0 0 0 720 360 360
Bantu, n.o.s.Census data footnote 119 0 0 0 870 455 415
Burundian 100 45 55 3,105 1,465 1,640
Djiboutian 0 0 0 1,035 460 575
Eritrean 170 90 80 11,870 5,740 6,125
Ethiopian 365 195 175 22,560 10,755 11,800
Harari 0 0 0 475 255 215
Kenyan 15 10 10 5,860 2,780 3,080
Malagasy 15 10 0 430 200 230
Mauritian 75 30 40 3,600 1,830 1,770
Oromo 40 20 20 1,290 610 685
Rwandan 155 75 80 3,215 1,380 1,830
Seychellois 10 0 10 350 140 205
Somali 900 435 470 40,995 19,200 21,795
South African 255 110 140 19,760 9,790 9,970
Tanzanian 50 20 25 2,610 1,300 1,315
Tigrian 10 0 10 770 395 375
Ugandan 40 25 15 2,950 1,445 1,505
Zambian 10 10 0 805 410 395
Zimbabwean 0 0 0 3,425 1,595 1,830
Zulu 10 10 0 440 225 215
Southern and East African origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 120 100 35 65 8,475 3,900 4,570
Other African origins 4,580 2,245 2,335 119,670 57,245 62,420
Black, n.o.s.Census data footnote 121 990 470 520 17,380 7,720 9,660
Other African origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 122 3,620 1,785 1,835 103,560 50,150 53,410
Asian origins 57,580 28,980 28,600 3,100,450 1,506,795 1,593,655
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins 28,090 14,040 14,050 523,340 265,615 257,730
Afghan 245 100 150 54,535 27,255 27,280
Arab, n.o.s.Census data footnote 123 3,360 1,755 1,605 44,705 23,345 21,360
Armenian 570 245 320 29,675 14,570 15,105
Assyrian 555 255 305 12,075 6,140 5,935
Azerbaijani 50 35 10 4,105 1,995 2,110
Georgian 20 10 10 2,815 1,415 1,395
Hazara 0 0 0 680 390 290
Iranian 1,015 535 475 117,065 58,995 58,065
Iraqi 7,045 3,430 3,615 50,460 25,420 25,035
Israeli 115 45 70 17,080 8,890 8,185
Jordanian 525 245 275 9,660 5,110 4,545
Kazakh 0 0 0 1,325 610 715
Kurd 165 100 65 9,210 4,880 4,330
Kuwaiti 25 20 10 1,510 795 715
Kyrgyz 10 0 10 340 130 210
Lebanese 10,600 5,370 5,230 86,245 43,700 42,545
Palestinian 1,560 805 755 28,480 15,215 13,270
Pashtun 0 0 0 3,010 1,635 1,375
Saudi Arabian 130 90 40 3,660 1,975 1,685
Syrian 2,330 1,125 1,200 31,440 15,570 15,870
Tajik 0 0 0 1,850 880 970
Tatar 15 10 10 2,135 930 1,205
Turk 910 405 505 34,165 17,340 16,825
Turkmen 0 0 0 695 345 355
Uighur 25 15 15 755 385 375
Uzbek 0 0 0 2,400 1,155 1,240
Yemeni 110 50 60 4,225 2,065 2,155
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 124 815 420 390 16,270 8,395 7,875
South Asian origins 11,970 6,450 5,520 1,182,845 595,480 587,370
Bangladeshi 355 190 165 29,195 14,965 14,230
Bengali 145 80 65 15,235 7,795 7,445
Bhutanese 205 115 100 1,450 710 735
East Indian 7,820 4,235 3,585 774,500 390,015 384,480
Goan 10 0 10 4,775 2,245 2,525
Gujarati 65 40 25 5,915 3,055 2,860
Kashmiri 45 20 25 1,795 900 895
Nepali 320 165 155 8,150 4,070 4,080
Pakistani 2,385 1,270 1,110 149,060 75,860 73,200
Punjabi 595 355 240 55,455 28,580 26,875
Sinhalese 30 25 10 5,195 2,545 2,645
Sri Lankan 315 150 165 124,270 60,685 63,585
Tamil 85 40 40 42,760 21,705 21,050
South Asian origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 125 710 375 335 58,705 29,705 29,005
East and Southeast Asian origins 17,725 8,595 9,135 1,422,890 659,650 763,245
Burmese 75 45 30 4,420 2,105 2,315
Cambodian (Khmer) 705 325 380 14,655 6,810 7,845
Chinese 9,805 4,795 5,010 849,345 403,280 446,065
Filipino 4,115 1,890 2,230 337,760 144,830 192,930
Hmong 15 10 0 650 340 305
Indonesian 85 60 30 9,325 4,305 5,025
Japanese 235 115 115 41,620 18,530 23,090
Karen 135 70 60 1,645 830 815
Korean 550 295 260 93,420 44,585 48,835
Laotian 395 195 200 9,875 4,865 5,015
Malaysian 45 10 30 7,310 3,370 3,935
Mongolian 20 10 15 2,940 1,390 1,545
Singaporean 15 10 0 1,260 565 700
Taiwanese 130 70 60 10,060 4,595 5,465
Thai 135 55 80 6,865 2,725 4,135
Tibetan 0 0 0 6,365 3,175 3,185
Vietnamese 2,555 1,275 1,275 107,640 51,350 56,290
East and Southeast Asian origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 126 75 40 35 4,375 2,165 2,210
Other Asian origins 300 155 140 13,430 6,575 6,855
Other Asian origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 127 300 155 145 13,430 6,575 6,855
Oceania origins 295 175 120 20,680 10,435 10,240
Australian 180 90 90 13,315 6,780 6,530
New Zealander 70 55 20 4,250 2,255 2,000
Pacific Islands origins 60 45 10 3,490 1,625 1,860
Fijian 20 10 10 1,610 665 945
Hawaiian 25 20 10 470 235 240
Maori 0 0 0 485 255 230
Polynesian, n.o.s.Census data footnote 128 0 0 0 275 115 165
Samoan 0 0 0 225 140 85
Pacific Islands origins, n.i.e.Census data footnote 129 15 10 0 555 265 290

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Windsor [Census metropolitan area], Ontario and Ontario [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 September 28, 2020).

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