Infographic: English-speaking immigrants in Quebec

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How many English-speakingFootnote * immigrantsFootnote ** are there in Quebec?

  • In Quebec there are:
    • 1,046,493 English-speaking people; and
    • 351,493 English-speaking immigrants.
  • Therefore, 34% of English-speaking Quebecers are immigrants.

Where do Quebec’s English-speaking immigrants live?

  • Montréal: 246,663 (70%)
  • Montérégie: 42,705 (12%)
  • Laval: 31,395 (9%)
  • Outaouais: 12,253 (4%)
  • Laurentides: 6,235 (2%)
  • Lanaudière : 2,593 (1%)
  • Estrie: 3,328 (1%)

Where were Quebec’s English-speaking immigrants born?

  • Asia: 41%
  • Europe: 32%
  • Americas: 19%
  • Africa: 7%
  • Other: 1%

Source:

Statistics Canada, 2011 National Household Survey, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-010-X2011043

 

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Data is based on first official language spoken, after equal distribution of the data under the “English and French” category between each linguistic group.

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Immigrants are foreign-born persons who are now or who once were landed immigrants or permanent residents.

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Date modified:
2017-09-18