NSIIP Resources

  • Cultural Celebrations

    • Calendar – Days of celebration/observance on the North Shore (2016 – planning resource)
    • Ramadan: Creating Inclusive Service and Work Environments (2018 by NSMS)
    • Norooz – Info Guide (2018 – printable handout)
    • Lunar New Year – Info Guide (2018 – printable handout)
    • Festival of Lights – Celebrations across cultures (2017 – poster by NSMS)
    • New Years Celebrations – Celebrations across cultures (2017 – poster by NSMS)

 

North Shore Demographics

13.5% of immigrants

in the City of North Vancouver speak Farsi most often at home.
Source: 2016 Census

11.6% of immigrants

in the District of North Vancouver speak Farsi most often at home
Source: 2016 Census

15.8% of immigrants

in West Vancouver are recent immigrants (landed in Canada between 2011 and 2016).
Source: 2016 Census

35.9% of recent immigrants

age 15 years and over, in the District of North Vancouver are in the low income bracket.
Source: 2016 Census

51.7% of recent immigrants

in West Vancouver were between the ages of 15 and 44 years when they arrived in Canada.
Source: 2016 Census

31.6% of labour force

age 15 years and over, in the District of North Vancouver are made up of immigrants.
Source: 2016 Census

Copyright © 2018 NSIIP.ca