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Citizenship of population 18 years and over by immigrant status and period of immigration and sex, 2006 counts, for census divisions - 20% sample data

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Citizenship Total population3 Non-immigrant population4 Immigrant population5
Total Before 1991 1991 to 2002 2003 to 20066
Notes:
  1. Includes persons who are stateless.
  2. Includes persons who are stateless. Prior to the 2006 Census, this category was called 'Citizens of other countries.' The content of the category remains unchanged in 2006 compared with previous censuses.
  3. Includes non-permanent residents (not shown as a separate column in this table), as well as the sum of the counts for the non-immigrant population and immigrant population.
  4. Non-immigrants are persons who are Canadian citizens by birth. Although most Canadian citizens by birth were born in Canada, a small number were born outside Canada to Canadian parents.
  5. Immigrants are persons who are, or have ever been, landed immigrants in Canada. A landed immigrant is a person who has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others are more recent arrivals. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number were born in Canada. Includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to Census Day, May 16, 2006.
  6. Includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to Census Day, May 16, 2006.
Total            
Citizenship1 197,030 190,905 5,320 3,725 1,110 480
Canadian citizens 194,705 190,905 3,805 3,110 695 0
Canadian citizens only 193,535 190,565 2,965 2,430 540 0
Citizens of Canada and at least one other country 1,170 335 835 680 155 0
Not Canadian citizens2 2,320 0 1,515 620 420 480
Male            
Citizenship1 93,595 90,200 2,950 2,095 560 285
Canadian citizens 92,260 90,205 2,055 1,725 325 0
Canadian citizens only 91,660 90,060 1,595 1,340 260 0
Citizens of Canada and at least one other country 595 140 455 390 70 0
Not Canadian citizens2 1,340 0 890 370 235 285
Female            
Citizenship1 103,430 100,705 2,370 1,630 555 190
Canadian citizens 102,450 100,705 1,745 1,380 365 0
Canadian citizens only 101,875 100,505 1,365 1,090 275 0
Citizens of Canada and at least one other country 575 195 380 290 90 0
Not Canadian citizens2 985 0 625 250 185 190
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