Montreal (Laval), QC


The Montreal metro area includes the inner ring of the entire Island of Montreal, Laval, and the urban agglomeration of Longueuil along with an outer ring of low-density cities and towns that are semi-rural.

Total Population: 4,098,927

(An increase of 6.91 % in the past 5 years.)

Census Data

  • Foreign Born - 846,645
  • Language Spoken at Home - 3,171,770

Quick Facts

  • Over 60% of the total population speaks French as their first language.

  • The largest French-speaking city in North America, and second in the world after Paris.

  • Second largest Italian population, second only to Toronto.

  • Largest Haitian population in Canada.

  • A population of over 250,000 Arabic peoples and home to 75% of the total Arab, Moroccan population of Canada. Other notable Arabic peoples are seen in the People Group Highlights below.

  • Largest Berber population in North America.

  • Canada's largest population of Cham, a Cambodian Muslim people group.

  • Almost 300K claim No Religious Affiliation.

  • Predominantly Roman Catholic; however, weekly mass attendance is among the lowest in Canada.

People Group Highlights

Displaying 51-75 of 96 results.
PG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
ArmenianArmeniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox18,410
SalvadoranEl SalvadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal14,970
PeruvianPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic14,410
Chinese, CantoneseHong KongEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions - Chinese Universalism / Folk13,410
AcadianUnited StatesEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic13,220
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism13,210
JamaicanJamaicaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity11,820
ChileanChileAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic10,730
Congolese, LingalaCongoSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity10,035
Caribbean, English SpeakingAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity10,000
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal7,460
GuatemalanGuatemalaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic7,100
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant6,265
TrinidadianTrinidad and TobagoAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity6,195
BretonFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic6,040
CubanCubaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic4,900
JapaneseJapanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions - Shintoism4,440
LithuanianLithuaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,425
SenegaleseSenegalSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni4,215
MoldovanMoldovaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox3,690
HonduranHondurasAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic3,505
Sinte RomaniRomaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic3,400
TamilIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism3,130
RwandanRwandaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Roman Catholic2,710
BurundiBurundiSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanChristianity - Roman Catholic2,405

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