Bangladeshi Canadians

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Bangladeshi Canadians
Total population
100,000-110,000
Regions with significant populations
 Canada
 Ontario ~100,000[1] (.74% of Canadian population) (2016)
 Quebec 7,270
 Alberta 2,740
Languages
Canadian English · Bengali · Quebec French
Religion
Islam · Hinduism · Buddhism · Christianity
Related ethnic groups
Bangladeshi diaspora, Indo-Canadians, Pakistani Canadians, Asian Canadians

Bangladeshi Canadians are Canadian citizens of Bangladeshi descent or a Bangladesh-born permanent resident who resides in Canada.

Demographics

There is no recent official data for Bangladeshi origin Canadian, however according to the Statistics Canada (2011) [2] there are 34,000 Bangladeshi origin Canadians. Even some reference shows less number of Bangladesh origin in Canada. The unofficial number of Bangladeshi Canadians as of 2016 is anywhere from 50,000 - 100,000,.[3] Most of the Bangladeshi origin population concentrated in Greater Toronto area and Montreal.

Landing year Total landed
2006 4012
2007 2897
2008 2939
2009 2106
2010 4721
2011 2694
2012 2634
2013 3792
2014 2231
2015 3301
2006-15 31327

From 2006 to 2015, 31,327 new permanent residents from Bangladesh landed in Canada.[4]

Prominent Bangladeshi-Canadians

See also

References

  1. ^ User, Super. "Bangladesh Diaspora in Canada". www.bdhcottawa.ca. 
  2. ^ Canada, Government of Canada, Statistics. "2011 National Household Survey: Data tables – Ethnic Origin (264), Single and Multiple Ethnic Origin Responses (3), Generation Status (4), Age Groups (10) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2011 National Household Survey". www12.statcan.gc.ca. 
  3. ^ "BC - Brown Canada". www.browncanada.com. 
  4. ^ "Bangladeshi Immigrants to Canada - Statistics - Immigration Trends". canadaimmigrants.com. 
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