The West Asian Community in Canada - ARCHIVED

Profiles of a community or region: 89-621-X2007003


Canadians of West Asian origin make up one of the largest non-European ethnic groups in Canada. The West Asian community is also one of the fastest growing ethnic groups in Canada. This report describes the basic social and economic characteristics of people in the West Asian community in Canada, including their population characteristics, family status, educational attainment, labour force experience and incomes. It is part of a series of profiles of the country's major non-European ethnic groups.

Issue Number: 2007003
Author(s): Lindsay, Colin
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