Immigration and ethnocultural diversity statistics

Immigration and  ethnocultural diversity


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Bringing together data, tools and reports to provide you with the latest information on immigration and ethnocultural diversity in Canada.

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Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB): Interactive app

Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) interactive app

Use the Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) interactive app to explore data on immigrant income, by sex, pre-landing experience, immigrant admission category, years since landing and landing year.

Mother tongue, 2016 Census

Proportion of mother tongue responses for various regions in Canada, 2016 Census

This interactive bubble chart (Proportion of mother tongue responses for various regions in Canada, 2016 Census) shows the proportions of persons reporting various languages as their mother tongue. The initial view shows the proportion of population reporting English, French, an Aboriginal or an immigrant language. The Aboriginal and immigrant language bubbles can be clicked to display the relative proportions of each individual language reported in that group.

Ethnocultural diversity and inclusion – Data Stories

Statistics Canada engages regularly with Canadians to discuss statistical findings about the country's economy, society and environment. Events are held in various cities throughout the year to discuss the use of statistics in many fields. These events provide Statistics Canada with an opportunity to promote the role of official statistics and better understand data users' needs.

2016 Census data visualization

Immigrant population by selected places of birth, admission category and period of immigration

These interactive charts on immigrant population by selected places of birth, admission category and period of immigration show the distribution of the immigrant population by selected places of birth and by various geographic regions in Canada. Two charts are presented: one is for places of birth and the second, geographic areas.

Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable Development Goals

Browse Canada's statistics for the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals

Gender, diversity and inclusion

Gender, Diversity and Inclusion Statistics

Visit Statistics Canada's Centre for Gender, Diversity and Inclusion Statistics.


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