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Immigrants, Canada

Volume 237: debated on Thursday 3 April 1930

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asked the Under-Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs if he will make inquiries as to the number of emigrants admitted to Canada for each of the last five years, divided into separate nationalities?

Nationalities.1924.1925.1926.1927.1928.
British78,70354,90637,56950,37851,552
Albanians7214812
Austrians82751247941,320
Belgians1,6621,3001,1702,2102,317
Bulgarians2676938106253
Czeckoslovaks2,7572,0843,2376,6716,025
Dutch1,1491,6371,1551,5251,593
Esthonians51493183133
Finnish7,6404,2611,8635,8425,313
French37032635032635
Germans1,7692,2151,2772,2824,716
Greeks292237208357551
Hebrews N.E.S948781
Austrian12
German58
Polish1,208722
Russian2,0932,946
Hungarians3641,0523,6634,4474,357
Italians6,3792,3491,5903,2693,546
Jugo Slavs1,3061,6203,5605,3864,193
Latvians11206196109
Lithuanians2361253131,0321,411
Luxemburghers8535322131
Polish4,2112,7348,12817,93018,958
Portuguese317
Rumanians1,4312,0561,1132,5274,173
Russians3,0585,4116,9538,1222,932
Scandinavians
Danes1,3551,8301,1262,0313,831
Icelanders2749502930
Norwegians2,4242,5501,0643,3774,314
Swedes3,5362,1381,0761,9662,552
Spanish3935178
Swiss1,585680376756788
Turks272929347
Ukrainians83226346503209
Arabians848
Argentines9
Armenians48630467275.
Chinese6742
Cubans1
Egyptians331
Japanese448501412457462
Mexicans16166
Negroes42
Persians5812153
Syrians86212143215106
West Indies7371
Other Countries24253111313
United States20,65515,91418,88321,12025,115
148,560111,36296,064143,991151,597

The required particulars are published annually by the Dominion Government, but the 1929 figures are not yet available. The following are the figures, extracted from the Canada Year Book for the years 1924 to 1928: