Canadian Arab Demographics in Major Cities

The sixth in a series analyzing the 2011 census data released by Statistics Canada, this report shows the Canadian Arab population centers and their ethnic distribution, December 2014

By Ghina Dajani, CAI Research Fellow

Published: December 2014

The sixth in a series analyzing the 2011 census data released by Statistics Canada, this report shows the Canadian Arab population centres and their ethnic distribution.[i]


 

Arab communities in Canada[i]

The regional distribution of Canadian Arabs shows that the vast majority of Canadian Arabs reside in four of Canada’s most populous and economically prosperous provinces – Quebec, Ontario, Alberta, and British Columbia. This report shows the distribution of self-identified Arabs ethnicities in major population centers in Canada.

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The Canadian Arab Community in Ontario

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The Canadian Arab Community in Quebec

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The Canadian Arab Community in Alberta

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The Canadian Arab Community in British Columbia

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The Canadian Arab Community in Nova Scotia

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[1] All data tables extracted from Statistics Canada, 2011 Census, and 2011 National Household Survey.

[1] All ethnicities in this study are self-identified by individuals who participated in the 2011 National Household Survey.