Table 13.5 Immigrant population, by census metropolitan area, 1996 to 2006
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 13.5 immigrant population 1996, 2001 and 2006, calculated using % units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  1996 2001 2006
  %
Canada 17.4 18.4 19.8
St. John's 2.9 2.9 2.9
Halifax 7.0 6.9 7.4
MonctonNote 1 3.2 2.9 3.4
Saint John 4.0 3.8 4.2
Saguenay 0.7 0.9 1.2
Québec 2.6 2.9 3.7
Sherbrooke 4.0 4.3 5.6
Trois-Rivières 1.6 1.5 2.2
Montréal 17.7 18.3 20.6
Ottawa–Gatineau 16.2 17.5 18.1
KingstonNote 2 12.8 12.4 12.5
PeterboroughNote 1 9.3 8.8 9.4
Oshawa 16.5 15.7 16.4
Toronto 41.9 43.7 45.7
Hamilton 23.6 23.6 24.4
St. Catharines–Niagara 18.3 17.8 18.3
Kitchener–Cambridge–Waterloo 21.8 22.1 23.1
BrantfordNote 1 14.1 13.1 13.0
GuelphNote 1 20.4 19.7 20.4
London 19.2 18.8 19.3
Windsor 20.4 22.3 23.3
BarrieNote 1 11.5 11.6 12.8
Greater Sudbury 7.5 7.0 6.7
Thunder Bay 12.2 11.1 10.4
Winnipeg 16.8 16.5 17.7
Regina 8.0 7.4 7.7
Saskatoon 7.6 7.6 7.7
Calgary 20.9 20.9 23.6
Edmonton 18.5 17.8 18.5
KelownaNote 1 13.8 13.9 14.8
Abbotsford–MissionNote 2 20.3 21.8 23.7
Vancouver 34.9 37.5 39.6
Victoria 19.3 18.8 19.1
Note: 2006 Census boundaries.
1. Became a census metropolitan area in 2006.
2. Became a census metropolitan area in 2001.
Source: Statistics Canada, censuses of population, 1996 to 2006.
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