Canadians in Pakistan

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Canadians in Pakistan
Total population
17,320 (2015)[1]
Regions with significant populations
Karachi · Lahore · Islamabad
English · French · Urdu
Catholicism · Others Christians · Islam

Canadians in Pakistan are one of the sizeable Canadian diasporic communities established in Asia. They consist largely (although not exclusively) of Pakistani Canadians who have returned to Pakistan. In 1999 there were over 1,300 Canadians living in Pakistan.[2]

According to Pakistan's Ministry of Interior, there were 17,320 Canadian citizens residing in Pakistan as of 2015.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Gishkori, Zahid (30 July 2015). "Karachi has witnessed 43% decrease in target killing: Nisar". The Express Tribune. Retrieved 3 August 2017. As many as 116,308 Afghan nationals are living as immigrants in the country, higher than any other country,” Nisar told the House. Besides Afghans, 52,486 Americans, 79,447 British citizens and 17,320 Canadians are residing in the country, the interior minister added. 
  2. ^ "Canadian Foreign Minister Deplores Coup in Pakistan". People's Daily. 15 October 1999. Retrieved 20 July 2011. 
  3. ^ Another toothless CM?