Bangladeshi Canadians

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Bangladeshi Canadians
Total population
100,000-110,000
Regions with significant populations
 Canada
 Ontario ~100,000 (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[edit]

There is no recent official data for Bangladeshi origin Canadian, however according to the Statistics Canada (2011) [1] 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,.[2] Most of the Bangladeshi origin population concentrated in Greater Toronto area and Montreal.

Prominent Bangladeshi-Canadians[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/dt-td/Rp-eng.cfm?LANG=E&APATH=3&DETAIL=0&DIM=0&FL=A&FREE=0&GC=0&GID=0&GK=0&GRP=0&PID=105396&PRID=0&PTYPE=105277&S=0&SHOWALL=0&SUB=0&Temporal=2013&THEME=95&VID=0&VNAMEE=&VNAMEF
  2. ^ http://www.browncanada.com/content.php?pg=26&pid=4