Population by selected ethnic origins, by census metropolitan areas (2006 Census) (Montréal, Ottawa-Gatineau)

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Population by selected ethnic origins, by census metropolitan areas (2006 Census)
(Montréal, Ottawa-Gatineau)
  Total
responses
Single
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  number
Montréal  
Total - Ethnic origin 3,588,520 2,591,825 996,690
Other North American origins 1,747,070 1,170,170 576,900
Canadian 1,670,655 1,119,010 551,645
French origins 946,295 367,105 579,185
French 936,990 362,450 574,545
European origins 737,770 412,190 325,585
Southern European origins 429,585 269,570 160,005
British Isles origins 394,785 81,240 313,540
Italian 260,350 161,910 98,435
Irish 216,415 37,155 179,255
Arab origins 180,860 130,660 50,200
Eastern European origins 157,885 72,370 85,510
East and Southeast Asian origins 156,135 131,220 24,910
English 148,095 25,375 122,720
Western European origins 130,705 28,410 102,295
Caribbean origins 124,630 90,810 33,820
Scottish 119,365 15,730 103,630
Haitian 85,780 70,155 15,630
Aboriginal origins 85,060 14,985 70,075
Latin, Central and South American origins 83,655 51,740 31,915
Chinese 82,665 67,990 14,670
German 78,315 13,785 64,530
North American Indian 74,565 12,755 61,805
South Asian origins 74,095 60,885 13,210
Other European origins 73,450 39,550 33,895
Québécois 72,445 48,300 24,145
Maghrebi origins 71,945 51,545 20,405
Jewish 68,485 37,565 30,925
African origins 64,215 42,575 21,645
  Total
responses
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  number
Ottawa-Gatineau  
Total - Ethnic origin 1,117,120 594,860 522,260
Other North American origins 429,215 207,610 221,610
British Isles origins 424,115 78,085 346,035
Canadian 419,800 204,995 214,810
French origins 293,760 66,960 226,800
French 291,735 66,405 225,335
European origins 268,645 81,570 187,075
English 219,490 34,190 185,305
Irish 213,475 23,465 190,005
Scottish 176,720 15,760 160,960
Western European origins 113,885 18,455 95,430
Southern European origins 83,215 34,860 48,350
German 79,835 10,095 69,740
Eastern European origins 73,465 20,985 52,480
East and Southeast Asian origins 59,680 47,755 11,920
Aboriginal origins 51,865 8,315 43,545
Arab origins 45,245 33,145 12,100
Italian 45,005 17,100 27,910
North American Indian 39,440 6,235 33,205
Chinese 36,605 29,755 6,850
African origins 30,515 22,255 8,260
South Asian origins 29,280 21,530 7,750
Polish 28,585 7,425 21,160
Dutch (Netherlands) 25,575 6,125 19,445
Lebanese 24,525 18,045 6,480
British Isles, not included elsewhere 22,550 3,845 18,705
Caribbean origins 22,100 11,675 10,425
Ukrainian 21,520 3,790 17,730
East Indian 21,170 15,050 6,120

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