Proportion of foreign-born population, by province and territory (1991 to 2001 Censuses)

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Proportion of foreign-born population, by province and territory (1991 to 2001 Censuses)
  1991 1996 2001
  %
Canada 16.1 17.4 18.4
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.5 1.6 1.6
Prince Edward Island 3.2 3.3 3.1
Nova Scotia 4.4 4.7 4.6
New Brunswick 3.3 3.3 3.1
Quebec 8.7 9.4 9.9
Ontario 23.7 25.6 26.8
Manitoba 12.8 12.4 12.1
Saskatchewan 5.9 5.4 5.0
Alberta 15.1 15.2 14.9
British Columbia 22.3 24.5 26.1
Yukon 10.7 10.4 10.6
Northwest Territories 4.9 4.8 6.4
Nunavut … … 1.7

For more statistical information, consult 2001 Census.

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