Czech Canadians

Canadians Canada Northwestern European Canadians
Czech Canadians
Total population
(by ancestry, 2011 Census)[1] Additional 40,035 Czechoslovaks
Regions with significant populations
Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario
Canadian English and Czech
Roman Catholicism, Protestantism
Related ethnic groups
Czech Americans, Slovak Canadians

Czech Canadians are Canadian citizens of Czech ancestry or Czech-born people who reside in Canada. It also includes people descended from inhabitants of the territory of the historic Czech lands, constituting the Kingdom of Bohemia (consisting of Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia), or successor states, now known as the Czech Republic, the Czechs' nation state. In the 19th century, they were frequently called Bohemians. According to the 2006 Canadian census, there were 98,090 Canadians of full or partial Czech descent.

Number of Czech and Czechoslovak Canadians

Data from this section from Statistics Canada, 2016.[2]

 CanadaTotal 0.4%
 Newfoundland and Labrador 0.0%
 Prince Edward Island 0.0%
 Nova Scotia 0.2%
 New Brunswick 0.1%
 Quebec 0.1%
 Ontario 0.4%
 Manitoba 0.5%
 Saskatchewan 0.7%
 Alberta 0.8%
 British Columbia 0.7%
 Yukon 0.6%
 Northwest Territories 0.3%
 Nunavut 0.0%

Notable people

See also

Further reading


  1. ^ Statistics Canada. "2011 National Household Survey: Data tables". Retrieved 14 February 2014.
  2. ^ "2016 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations | Ethnic Origin (247), Single and Multiple Ethnic Origin Responses (3) and Sex (3) for the Population of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2006 Census - 20% Sample Data". Statistics Canada. 2020-01-11. Retrieved 2020-01-11.