Visible Minorities

Some articles on visible, visible minorities:

Visible Minority - Legislative Versus Operational Definitions
... Equity Act of 1995, the definition of visible minority is “members of visible minorities” means persons, other than aboriginal peoples, who are non-Caucasian in race or non-white in colour The ... The Canadian government uses an operational definition where they classify as visible minorities the following groups Blacks, Chinese, Filipinos, Japanese ... applied to some groups, according to the explanation given by the Visible Minority Population and Population Group Reference Guide of the 2006 Census, the exception is "In contrast, in ...
North York - Demographics
57% of North York's residents were not born in Canada, and 52% were classified as belonging to a visible minority Chinese - 14% South Asian - 10% Black - 9% Arab/West Asian - 5% Filipino - 4 ... The neighbourhood with the largest percentage of visible minorities in North York is the Grandravine-Yorkwoods area in Jane and Finch with 93% ... Although non-visible minorities are slowly declining over the years moving into the suburbs, Europeans still show a significant presence ...
Canada 1996 Census - Demographics - Visible Minorities
... Visible minority Total responses % of Population Chinese 860,150 3.02 South Asian 670,590 2.35 Black 573,860 2.01 Arab/West Asian 244,665 0.86 Filipino 234,195 0.82 Others 614,025 2 ...
Canada 2006 Census - Data Products - Ethnic Origin, Visible Minorities
... The seventh release of 2006 Census data was on April 2, 2008, covering ethnic origins and visible minorities and commuting to work. ...
Wood Buffalo, Alberta - Demographics - Visible Minorities and Aboriginal Population
... the 2006 census, nearly 11% of residents identified themselves as visible minorities and more than 10% of residents identified as Aboriginal ... Visible minorities and Aboriginal population Canada 2006 Census Population % of Total Population Visible minority group South Asian 1,780 3.5% Chinese 540 1.1% Black 720 1.4% Filipino 750 1.5 ...

Famous quotes containing the words minorities and/or visible:

    All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    When we consider the vast distance of the known and visible parts of the world, and the reasons we have to think, that what lies within our ken is but a small part of the universe, we shall then discover an huge abyss of ignorance.
    John Locke (1632–1704)