Figure 1.7.3: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Number and percent, Middlesex-London and Ontario, 2016
Immigrants in Middlesex-London made up 20.3% of the population in 2016, much lower compared to 29.1% in Ontario in 2016.
The percent of recent immigrants (those who arrived between 2011 to 2016) as a percent of all immigrants (12.9%) in Middlesex-London was similar compared to Ontario (12.3%). More immigrants in Middlesex-London reported coming to Canada in the previous five years than in any other five-year interval.
Almost two-thirds of immigrants in Middlesex-London have been in Canada for more than 15 years (65.3%) compared to 62.9% in Ontario.