Census Profile, 2021 Census of Population
Profile table

Add a geography

Add a geography

You can add up to five (5) geographies to the table. For comparison of more than five geographies, please refer to the comprehensive download files.

Add or remove data

Add or remove data

Select all topics
Age characteristics
Select all: Commuting
Commuting destination
Commuting duration
Main mode of commuting
Place of work status
Time leaving for work
Select all: Education
Highest certificate, diploma or degree
Location of study compared with province or territory of residence
Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate
Ethnocultural and religious diversity
Select all: Ethnocultural and religious diversity
Ethnic or cultural origin
Visible minority
Families, households, and marital status
Select all: Families, households, and marital status
Family characteristics
Household type
Marital status
Household characteristics
Immigration, place of birth, and citizenship
Select all: Immigration, place of birth, and citizenship
Admission category and applicant type
Age at immigration
Generation status
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Pre-admission experience
Selected places of birth for the immigrant population
Selected places of birth for the recent immigrant population
Select all: Income
Income of economic families in 2020
Income of households in 2020
Income of individuals in 2019
Income of individuals in 2020
Low income and income inequality in 2020
Indigenous peoples
Select all: Indigenous peoples
Indigenous ancestry
Indigenous population
Instruction in the minority official language
Select all: Instruction in the minority official language
Children eligible for instruction in the minority official language
Eligibility and instruction in the minority official language for school-aged children
Select all: Labour
Class of worker including job permanency
Industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017
Labour force status
Occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021
Work activity during the reference year
Select all: Language
All languages spoken at home
First official language spoken
Knowledge of languages
Knowledge of official languages
Language spoken most often at home
Mother tongue
Other language spoken regularly at home
Language of work
Select all: Language of work
All languages used at work
Language used most often at work
Other language(s) used regularly at work
Mobility and migration
Select all: Mobility and migration
Mobility status 1 year ago
Mobility status 5 years ago
Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwellings
Type of dwelling
Household and dwelling characteristics
GenderMore information:

Characteristic Toronto, City (C)More information:
[Census subdivision]
Counts Rates
Total Men+ Women+ Total Men+ Women+
Visible minority
Total - Visible minority for the population in private households - 25% sample data117 2,761,285 1,336,390 1,424,895 100.0 100.0 100.0
Total visible minority population118 1,537,285 732,690 804,595 55.7 54.8 56.5
South Asian 385,440 198,065 187,375 14.0 14.8 13.2
Chinese 296,225 137,460 158,765 10.7 10.3 11.1
Black 265,005 122,060 142,950 9.6 9.1 10.0
Filipino 170,355 72,915 97,440 6.2 5.5 6.8
Arab 42,040 22,085 19,955 1.5 1.7 1.4
Latin American 92,455 44,590 47,865 3.3 3.3 3.4
Southeast Asian 53,905 24,980 28,925 2.0 1.9 2.0
West Asian 69,320 34,925 34,395 2.5 2.6 2.4
Korean 42,190 19,485 22,705 1.5 1.5 1.6
Japanese 13,210 5,365 7,845 0.5 0.4 0.6
Visible minority, n.i.e.119 42,435 19,845 22,585 1.5 1.5 1.6
Multiple visible minorities 64,700 30,915 33,785 2.3 2.3 2.4
Not a visible minority120 1,224,000 603,700 620,300 44.3 45.2 43.5


Source: Statistics Canada, 2021 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2023. (table). Census Profile. 2021 Census of Population. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2021001. Ottawa. Released November 15, 2023.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2021/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed June 17, 2024).


Date modified: