Immigration Quick Look

Burnaby has been often described as one of the most diverse cities in Canada. Statistics shows:

  • Burnaby is home to the fourth-largest immigrant population in BC.
  • Half (50%) of Burnaby’s residents were foreign-born, among a small handful of Canadian municipalities where more than half the population are immigrants.
  • Burnaby is one of only eight Canadian municipalities without a “majority racial group.”
  • Burnaby is the second most popular destination for both Government Assisted Refugees (GARs) and refugee claimants in BC.

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