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Huron Total population in private households by citizenship 57885 28795
Huron  Canadian citizens 57175 28485
Huron  Canadian citizens aged under 18 12455 6325
Huron  Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 44715 22155
Huron  Not Canadian citizens 715 315
Huron Immigrants (total) 57885 28795
Huron  Non-immigrants 53650 26705
Huron  Recent immigrants (2006-2011) 215 100
Huron  Immigrants, before 2006 3990 1980
Huron  Non-permanent residents 30 0
Huron Visible Minorities 475 235
Huron Aboriginal 1010 485
Huron Faith 57885 28800
Huron  Christian 46980 22890
Huron  Other 320 145
Huron  No religious affiliation 10585 5765
Perth Total population in private households by citizenship 73480 36105
Perth  Canadian citizens 72000 35385
Perth  Canadian citizens aged under 18 16735 8630
Perth  Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 55265 26755
Perth  Not Canadian citizens 1480 720
Perth Immigrants (total) 73485 36105
Perth  Non-immigrants 67145 33115
Perth  Recent immigrants (2006-2011) 565 270
Perth  Immigrants, before 2006 5595 2615
Perth  Non-permanent residents 180 105
Perth Visible Minorities 1605 715
Perth Aboriginal 1345 760
Perth Faith 73485 36105
Perth  Christian 57300 27165
Perth  Other 825 395
Perth  No religious affiliation 15360 8545

Data source

Statistics Canada, National Household Survey, 2011. 


1. Citizenship refers to the legal citizenship status of a person. Citizenship can be by birth or naturalization. A person may have more than one citizenship. A person may be stateless that is they may have no citizenship.

2. Includes persons who are stateless.

3. Period of immigration refers to the period in which the immigrant first obtained his or her landed immigrant/permanent resident status. A landed immigrant/permanent resident refers to a person who has been granted the right to live permanently in Canada by immigration authorities.

4. Non-immigrant refers to a person who is a Canadian citizen by birth.

5. Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person 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 have arrived recently. Some immigrants are Canadian citizens, while others are not. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number are born in Canada. In the 2011 National Household Survey, 'Immigrants' includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.

6. Includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.

7. Non-permanent resident refers to a person from another country who has a work or study permit, or who is a refugee claimant, and any non-Canadian-born family member living in Canada with them.

28. The Employment Equity Act defines visible minorities as 'persons, other than Aboriginal peoples, who are non-Caucasian in race or non-white in colour.

55. Religion refers to the person's self-identification as having a connection or affiliation with any religious denomination, group, body, sect, cult or other religiously defined community or system of belief. Religion is not limited to formal membership in a religious organization or group. Persons without a religious connection or affiliation can self-identify as atheist, agnostic or humanist, or can provide another applicable response.


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