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Visible Minority Population by Visible Minority Group, 2006 Census

  Peel Mississauga Caledon Brampton
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
Total population 1,154,070 100.00% 665,655 100.00% 56,840 100.00% 431,575 100.00%
Total visible minority population 576,665 49.97% 326,425 49.04% 4,090 7.20% 246,145 57.03%
Chinese 54,285 4.70% 46,120 6.93% 360 0.63% 7,805 1.81%
South Asian 272,760 23.63% 134,750 20.24% 1,260 2.22% 136,750 31.69%
Black 95,570 8.28% 41,365 6.21% 860 1.51% 53,345 12.36%
Filipino 42,900 3.72% 30,705 4.61% 215 0.38% 11,980 2.78%
Latin American 21,440 1.86% 12,410 1.86% 485 0.85% 8,545 1.98%
Southeast Asian 20,465 1.77% 14,160 2.13% 180 0.32% 6,130 1.42%
Arab 19,510 1.69% 16,785 2.52% 125 0.22% 2,600 0.60%
West Asian 8,935 0.77% 6,010 0.90% 50 0.09% 2,875 0.67%
Korean 7,515 0.65% 6,865 1.03% 70 0.12% 580 0.13%
Japanese 3,070 0.27% 2,425 0.36% 100 0.18% 545 0.13%
Visible minority, n.i.e. 14,805 1.28% 5,720 0.86% 190 0.33% 8,895 2.06%
Multiple visible minority 15,400 1.33% 9,095 1.37% 205 0.36% 6,095 1.41%
Not a visible minority 577,400 50.03% 339,230 50.96% 52,750 92.80% 185,430 42.97%
Source: Statistics Canada, Census

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