Algerian Canadians

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Algerian Canadians
Total population
(by ancestry, 2016 Census)[1]
Regions with significant populations
Arabic (Algerian Arabic), Berber languages, English and French
Islam, Christianity, 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.[2] Canada is home to the largest Algerian community in North America.

Between 2004 and 2013, 42,252 permanent residents moved to Canada from Algeria.[3]

Notable Algerian Canadians[edit]

See also[edit]


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  2. ^ Statistics Canada. "2011 National Household Survey: Data tables". Retrieved 11 February 2014.
  3. ^ "Facts and figures 2013 – Immigration overview: Permanent residents". Citizenship and Immigration Canada. April 23, 2015. Archived from the original on 2015-07-07. Retrieved July 6, 2015.