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2011 National Household Survey: Data tables
Mother Tongue (8), First Official Language Spoken (5), Language Used Most Often at Work (8), Other Language Used Regularly at Work (9), Language Spoken Most Often at Home (8) and Population by Immigrant Status and Selected Places of Birth (66), for the Population Aged 15 years and Over Who Worked Since 2010, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2011 National Household Survey
About this variable: Population by immigrant status and selected places of birth (66)
No definition is available for this variable.
- Total population in private households by immigrant status and selected places of birth Footnote 1
- Non-immigrants Footnote 2
- Born in province of residence
- Born outside province of residence
- Immigrants Footnote 5
- United States
- Trinidad and Tobago
- El Salvador
- Other places of birth in Americas
- United Kingdom Footnote 19
- Russian Federation
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Ireland, Republic of
- Other places of birth in Europe
- South Africa, Republic of
- Other places of birth in Africa
- China Footnote 47
- Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
- Viet Nam Footnote 50
- Sri Lanka
- Iran Footnote 53
- Korea, South Footnote 54
- Other places of birth in Asia
- Oceania and other Footnote 63
- Other places of birth Footnote 65
- Non-permanent residents Footnote 66
- Footnote 1
The places of birth selected are the most frequently reported by immigrants at the Canada level.
- Footnote 2
Non-immigrant refers to a person who is a Canadian citizen by birth.
- Footnote 5
Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others have arrived recently. Some immigrants are Canadian citizens, while others are not. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number are born in Canada. In the 2011 National Household Survey, 'Immigrants' includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.
- Footnote 19
The official name of United Kingdom is United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. United Kingdom includes Scotland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland (excludes Isle of Man, the Channel Islands and British Overseas Territories).
- Footnote 47
China excludes Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Macao Special Administrative Region.
- Footnote 50
The official name of Viet Nam is Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.
- Footnote 53
The official name of Iran is Islamic Republic of Iran.
- Footnote 54
The official name of South Korea is Republic of Korea.
- Footnote 63
The category 'Oceania and other' includes places of birth in Oceania and responses not included elsewhere, such as 'born at sea.'
- Footnote 65
The category 'Other places of birth' includes other places of birth in Oceania and responses not included elsewhere, such as 'born at sea.'
- Footnote 66
Non-permanent resident refers to a person from another country who has a work or study permit, or who is a refugee claimant, and any non-Canadian-born family member living in Canada with them.