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Visible Minority Population

Visible minority population

Part A - Plain language definition:

Not applicable

Part B - Detailed definition:

Refers to the visible minority group to which the respondent belongs. The Employment Equity Act defines visible minorities as persons, other than Aboriginal peoples, who are non-Caucasian in race or non-white in colour.

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NOTE: Inclusion of Non-Census Estimates

This variable includes both Statistics Canada Census data and projected data provided by the City of Saskatoon. Statistics Canada conducts a census every 5 years and Community View includes data for all census years since 1996. The Citys projected data provides modeled estimates, based on the Census data, for years between Census, and makes the most recent projection available through CommunityView.

To see the most recent projected data select (estimate) as the data type under the Subvariable or Chart function.