People Group Highlights

“All nations will come and worship before you."

- Revelations 15:4

New Zealander of Canada


People Group Info

Total Population: 13,890

ROP3 Code: 100357
IMB Affinity Group: European Peoples
Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster: Anglo-Celt
Language: English - (eng)
Religion: Christianity - Protestant
Country of Origin: New Zealand

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Majority Located Where

  Vancouver (Surrey), BC - 2,780

  Toronto (Mississauga, Brampton), ON - 1,820

  Calgary, AB - 1,120

  Ottawa–Gatineau, ON - 120

  Montreal (Laval), QC - 100

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Brief Profile

New Zealanders are Kiwi people who migrated from New Zealand, not to be mistaken with the Maori indigenous people of New Zealand. However, traditional Maori customs still play a big part in the lives of many modern Maori in New Zealand and are an intrinsic part of Kiwi culture.

North America is a growing market for trade and investment for New Zealanders. It offers opportunities in health IT, wood and building products, agile technology including specialised manufacturing and clean technology, specialty food and beverages, and agritech. As a result, thousands of New Zealanders work in North America.

The majority of New Zealanders claim Christianity as their religious adherence being either Roman Catholic, Anglican, Presbyterian, or Protestant.

Prayer Points

  • Pray God to reveal the truth of salvation through grace alone and not through acts of religious rituals.
  • Pray Christian New Zealanders will recognize the need of sharing a message of grace through Jesus Christ.


Learning Resources

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Other Resources

Know God in 98 Languages
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Prayer Guide for Unreached Peoples
A 30 day guide to pray for unreached people groups.

Online Talking Bible - English
The purpose of Talking Bibles is to give non-readers and the blind access to the Bible in their native language.

Prayer Guide using the GOSPELS acronym
A prayer guide that utilizes the acronym GOSPELS to pray for workers among diaspora.

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Country City Metro Area Name State / Prov. Baseline Population
CanadaVancouverVancouver (Surrey)BC2,780
CanadaTorontoToronto (Mississauga, Brampton)ON1,820
CanadaCalgaryCalgaryAB1,120
CanadaOttawaOttawa–GatineauON120
CanadaMontréalMontreal (Laval)QC100



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