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Canada’s population passes the 37-million mark

WVNTR – According to preliminary estimates, Canada’s population was 37,067,011 on April 1, 2018. It took two years and two months for the Canadian population to go from 36 million to more than 37 million. This was the shortest length of time ever observed for an increase of this magnitude. In the first quarter, Canada’s population growth rate was 0.3%, up 103,157 compared with January 1, 2018. International migration […]

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Immigrants make up 21.9% of Canada’s population – StatsCan In 2016, Canada had 1,212,075 new immigrants who had permanently settled in Canada from 2011 to 2016.

WVN – Statistics Canada has released results from the 2016 Census which provide a new national statistical portrait of immigration and ethnocultural diversity in Canada. On Census Day, 21.9% of the population reported they were or had ever been a landed immigrant or permanent resident in Canada. This proportion is close to the 22.3% recorded during the 1921 Census, the highest […]

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