Proportion of foreign-born population, by census metropolitan area (1991 to 2001 Censuses)

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Proportion of foreign-born population, by census metropolitan area (1991 to 2001 Censuses)
  1991 1996 2001
  % of the total population
Canada 16.1 17.4 18.4
St. John's 2.8 2.9 2.9
Halifax 6.4 7 6.9
Saint John 4.3 4 3.8
Saguenay 0.7 0.7 0.9
Québec 2.2 2.6 2.9
Sherbrooke 3.8 4.3 4.6
Trois-Rivières 1.3 1.6 1.5
Montréal 16.4 17.8 18.4
Ottawa-Gatineau 14.7 16.3 17.6
  Ontario part 17.7 19.8 21.1
  Quebec part 5.4 5.6 6.6
Kingston 13.5 12.8 12.4
Oshawa 17.2 16.5 15.7
Toronto 38 41.9 43.7
Hamilton 23.5 23.6 23.6
St. Catharines-Niagara 18.9 18.3 17.8
Kitchener-Cambridge-Waterloo 21.5 21.8 22.1
London 18.8 19.2 18.8
Windsor 20.6 20.4 22.3
Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury 8.1 7.5 7
Thunder Bay 13.1 12.2 11.1
Winnipeg 17.4 16.9 16.5
Regina 8.4 8 7.4
Saskatoon 8.2 7.6 7.6
Calgary 20.3 20.9 20.9
Edmonton 18.3 18.5 17.8
Abbotsford 19.8 20.3 21.8
Vancouver 30.1 34.9 37.5
Victoria 19.5 19.3 18.8

For more statistical information, consult 2001 Census.

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