Population by selected ethnic origins, by census metropolitan areas (2006 Census) (Oshawa, Toronto)

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Population by selected ethnic origins, by census metropolitan areas (2006 Census)
(Oshawa, Toronto)
  Total
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  number
Oshawa  
Total - Ethnic origin 328,070 157,495 170,575
British Isles origins 186,865 49,600 137,265
English 116,015 27,795 88,220
European origins 111,640 36,720 74,915
Other North American origins 104,745 45,275 59,475
Canadian 102,385 44,955 57,425
Scottish 77,975 10,210 67,765
Irish 75,550 8,750 66,800
Western European origins 47,040 10,070 36,965
Southern European origins 37,025 14,830 22,195
French origins 36,840 3,575 33,270
French 36,610 3,510 33,100
Eastern European origins 33,460 10,480 22,975
German 28,595 3,850 24,740
Italian 18,220 7,155 11,065
Dutch (Netherlands) 17,285 5,625 11,660
Caribbean origins 14,300 6,055 8,240
Polish 13,420 4,340 9,080
Ukrainian 12,555 3,195 9,360
Aboriginal origins 11,165 1,060 10,105
East and Southeast Asian origins 9,370 5,635 3,735
North American Indian 8,980 870 8,110
British Isles, not included elsewhere 7,590 2,355 5,230
Welsh 7,325 475 6,850
South Asian origins 7,245 4,625 2,615
Jamaican 7,065 3,360 3,700
Northern European origins 6,620 920 5,695
Portuguese 6,530 2,670 3,860
East Indian 5,675 3,325 2,350
  Total
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  number
Toronto  
Total - Ethnic origin 5,072,075 3,445,405 1,626,665
European origins 1,813,565 997,370 816,195
British Isles origins 1,331,485 336,280 995,205
Southern European origins 940,630 617,015 323,610
East and Southeast Asian origins 843,850 725,960 117,895
English 804,100 177,495 626,600
South Asian origins 713,630 589,850 123,780
Other North American origins 680,990 259,080 421,915
Canadian 651,635 255,075 396,560
Scottish 561,050 72,780 488,270
Chinese 537,060 462,460 74,600
Irish 531,865 64,425 467,435
Eastern European origins 500,570 222,665 277,905
East Indian 484,655 390,325 94,330
Italian 466,155 312,925 153,225
Western European origins 378,125 77,055 301,065
Caribbean origins 305,625 184,590 121,030
German 259,020 45,720 213,300
French origins 243,670 23,745 219,925
French 241,395 23,190 218,205
Polish 207,495 89,915 117,575
Portuguese 188,110 130,865 57,245
Filipino 181,330 136,495 44,830
African origins 160,450 102,365 58,085
Jamaican 160,210 103,650 56,550
Other European origins 149,605 70,470 79,130
Jewish 141,685 66,550 75,130
West Asian origins 129,390 100,145 29,245
Ukrainian 122,510 40,115 82,395

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