European Canadians

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European Canadians (les Canadiens Européens), also known as Euro-Canadians, are Canadians with ancestry from Europe.wikipedia
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Canada

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They form the largest panethnic group within Canada.
Although not without conflict, European Canadians' early interactions with First Nations and Inuit populations were relatively peaceful.

Canadians

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European Canadians (les Canadiens Européens), also known as Euro-Canadians, are Canadians with ancestry from Europe.
In the mid-to-late 19th century, Canada had a policy of assisting immigrants from Europe, including an estimated 100,000 unwanted "Home Children" from Britain.

Ethnic origins of people in Canada

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However, the country's largest self-reported ethnic origin is "Canadian" (accounting for 11,135,965 of the population).

2016 Canadian Census

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In the 2016 census, the largest European ancestry groups originated from the British Isles (11,211,850 including 6,320,085 English, 4,799,005 Scottish and 4,627,000 Irish), French (4,680,820), German (3,322,405), Italian (1,587,965).

1871 Canadian Census

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The table shows the European-Canadian population showing a gradual increase from the 1871 Census, however, their proportion of the total Canadian population has been decreasing gradually since the mid-twentieth century to the most recent census in 2016.

Métis in Canada

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The Métis in Canada are specific cultural communities who trace their descent to First Nations and European settlers, primarily the French, in the early decades of colonisation.

Luxembourgian Canadians

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European Americans

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Prior to 1960, the overwhelming majority came from Europe or of European descent from Canada.

Scandinavian Canadians

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Scottish Canadians

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In the 2016 census, the largest European ancestry groups originated from the British Isles (11,211,850 including 6,320,085 English, 4,799,005 Scottish and 4,627,000 Irish), French (4,680,820), German (3,322,405), Italian (1,587,965).