Population by selected ethnic origins, by province and territory (2006 Census) (Ontario)

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Population by selected ethnic origins, by province and territory (2006 Census)
(Ontario)
  Total responses Single responses Multiple responses
  number
Ont.  
Total population 12,028,895 6,854,340 5,174,555
Ethnic origin  
British Isles origins 4,911,325 1,174,720 3,736,605
European origins 4,379,615 1,907,515 2,472,100
English 2,971,360 639,830 2,331,530
Other North American origins 2,849,310 1,213,795 1,635,515
Canadian 2,768,865 1,201,130 1,567,740
Scottish 2,101,100 257,535 1,843,565
Irish 1,988,940 215,115 1,773,825
Western European origins 1,685,670 411,040 1,274,625
Southern European origins 1,641,995 945,970 696,030
French origins 1,358,415 184,240 1,174,180
French 1,351,600 182,510 1,169,085
Eastern European origins 1,171,165 426,815 744,345
German 1,144,560 216,630 927,930
East and Southeast Asian origins 1,047,080 880,995 166,090
Italian 867,980 485,680 382,300
South Asian origins 833,315 679,875 153,430
Chinese 644,460 543,320 101,145
East Indian 573,250 454,365 118,885
Dutch (Netherlands) 490,995 161,710 329,285
Polish 465,560 169,225 296,335
Aboriginal origins 403,795 98,775 305,015
Caribbean origins 389,980 221,010 168,970
Ukrainian 336,355 85,610 250,745
North American Indian 317,890 87,900 229,990
Portuguese 282,865 189,405 93,460
Northern European origins 245,595 39,770 205,820
African origins 235,880 144,635 91,245
Filipino 215,755 159,155 56,595
British Isles, not included elsewhere 205,755 50,235 155,520

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