The Filipino Community in Canada - ARCHIVED

Profiles of a community or region: 89-621-X2007005


Canadians of Filipino origin make up one of the largest non-European ethinic groups in Canada. In 2001, the Filipino community was the third largest non-European ethnic group in the country. That year, almost 328,000 people of Filipino origin lived in Canada, representing 1.1% of the total Canadian population. This report describes the basic social and economic characteristics of people in Canada who have an ethnic or cultural ancestry that originates in the Philippines, 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: 2007005
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