Ethiopian Canadian

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Ethiopian Canadian
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Total population
30,810 (National Household Survey)[1]
Regions with significant populations
Ottawa, Toronto
Afan Oromo · Somali · afan amhara · French · pidgin English · pidgin amharic
Ethiopian Orthodox Christian · Muslim · Jewish

An Ethiopian Canadian is a Canadian citizen of Ethiopian descent or an Ethiopia-born person who resides in Canada. According to the 2011 National Household Survey, 30,810 people reported Ethiopian ancestry. Of those, 24,535 were born in Ethiopia and 6,595 were recent immigrants.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Household Survey (NHS) Profile, 2011". Statcan. 2013-06-26. Retrieved 2013-07-08.