Tatar Canadians

Tatar Canadians are Canadian citizens of Tatar descent residing in Canada. According to the 2011 Census there were 2,850 Canadians who claimed Tatar ancestry.[1] Most of them (1,245[2]−2,000[3]) live in Toronto, Ontario.

Every year, a group of Tatar activists organizes Sabantuy festival in Montreal, which brings together Tatars and members of other Turkic diasporas from all over the country.[3]

Tatar Canadians
Канада татарлары
Total population
2,850 (by ancestry, 2011 Census)[1]
Regions with significant populations
Ontario and Quebec
Languages
Canadian English · Canadian French · Tatar · Russian
Religion
Sunni Islam · Irreligion

Notable Tatar Canadians

External links

References

  1. ^ a b Statistics Canada. "2011 National Household Survey: Data tables". Retrieved 11 February 2014.
  2. ^ Statistics Canada. "Ethnocultural Portrait of Canada". Retrieved 11 February 2014.
  3. ^ a b The Tatar Gazette. "Tatars in Canada". Retrieved 11 February 2014.
  4. ^ "Дневник Олимпиады: пять главных событий второго соревновательного дня".
  5. ^ "Спортсмены-татары на Олимпиаде в Сочи".
Asian Canadians

Asian Canadians are Canadians who can trace their ancestry back to the continent of Asia or Asian people. Canadians with Asian ancestry comprise the largest and fastest growing visible minority group in Canada, with roughly 17.7% of the Canadian population. Most Asian Canadians are concentrated in the urban areas of Southern Ontario, the Greater Vancouver area, Calgary, and other large Canadian cities.

Asian Canadians considered visible minorities may be classified as East Asian Canadian (e.g. Chinese Canadians, Korean Canadians, Japanese Canadians); South Asian Canadians (e.g. Bangladeshi Canadians, Indian Canadians, Pakistani Canadians, Sri Lankan Canadians); Southeast Asian Canadian (e.g. Filipino Canadians, Vietnamese Canadians); or West Asian Canadians (e.g. Iranian Canadians, Iraqi Canadians, Lebanese Canadians).

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