Population        
           
   

 

2006

2008

2010

Canada

32,576,100

33,316,000

34,108,800 

Alberta

3,421,300

3,591,400

3,720,900

British Columbia

4,243,600

4,383,900

4,531,000

Ontario

12,665,300

12,932,300

13,210,700

Quebec

7,631,600

7,751,300

7,907,400

  Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM, table  
                                                 
 
 

Population by mother tongue

 

Canada

Alberta

British Columbia

Ontario

Quebec

Chinese

1,012,065

97,275

342,920

482,570

63,415

Italian

455,040

13,095

27,020

282,750

124,820

Polish

211,175

21,990

17,565

140,890

17,305

Pilipino

235,615

29,740

50,425

117,365

11,785

Vietnamese

141,630

19,350

24,560

67,150

25,370

Portuguese

219,275

7,205

14,385

155,310

34,710

Source: 2006 Census

               

Immigrants by country of last residence

 

2007

2008

2009

Total Immigrant

236,754

247,247

252,179

PRC and Hong Kong

27,013

29,337

29,049

Japan

1,388

1,442

1,323

Philippines

19,066

23,726

27,277

India

26,049

24,548

26,122

Korea, Republic of

5,866

7,246

5,864

United States

10,449

11,216

9,723

United Kingdom

8,129

9,243

9,566

Source : Citizenship & Immigration Canada, Facts & Figures 2009