Working Group 4

Working Group 4: Representation

Its Goal:

Immigrants play a representative role in guiding the development of the communities of the North Shore.

Actions during 2016/17:

WG4-01
WG4-02

Working Group 4 Members:

Co-Chairs:
Arleta Beckett, District of West Vancouver
Murray Mollard, North Shore Community Resources

Committee Members: 
Adele Wilson, Parkgate Community Services Centre
Barbra Moon Jeong, Immigrant Advisory Council
Christina Rucci, District of North Vancouver
Elizabeth Jones, North Shore Multicultural Society
Gordon Holley, West Vancouver Community Foundation
Heather Evans, City of North Vancouver
Rob Needham, West Vancouver Community Centres Society

 

North Shore Demographics

17,760 immigrants

live in the City of North Vancouver
Source: 2011 Census

17.5% of immigrants

in West Vancouver are recent immigrants (landed in Canada between 2006 and 2011).
Source: 2011 NHS

33% of immigrants

in the District of North Vancouver speak non-official languages at home
Source: 2011 NHS

15.5% of immigrants

in the City of North Vancouver are Muslims.
Source: 2011 NHS

24,970 immigrants live

in the District of North Vancouver
Source: 2011 Census

14,835 immigrants

and 1,750 recent immigrants work in the District of North Vancouver
Source: 2011 NHS

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