Algerian Canadians

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Algerian Canadians
Algeria Canada
Total population
(by ancestry, 2011 Census)[1]
Regions with significant populations
 Quebec 44,560[1]
 Ontario 2,650
Arabic (Algerian Arabic), Berber languages, English and French
Islam, Christianity and Judaism

Algerian Canadians are Canadian citizens of Algerian ancestry or Algeria-born people residing in Canada, as well as people from the state of Algeria who are ethno-linguistic and religious minorities. According to the 2011 Census there were 49,110 Canadians who claimed full or partial Algerian ancestry.[1] Canada is home to the largest Algerian community in North America.

Between 2004 and 2013, 42,252 permanent residents moved to Canada from Algeria.[2]

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Notable Algerian Canadians[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Statistics Canada. "2011 National Household Survey: Data tables". Retrieved 11 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Facts and figures 2013 – Immigration overview: Permanent residents". Citizenship and Immigration Canada. April 23, 2015. Retrieved July 6, 2015.