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Table 2 Proportion of ethnicity to birth for groups from the Horn of Africa, 1996–2016 censuses

From: Ethnicity and nationality among Ethiopians in Canada’s census data: a consideration of overlapping and divergent identities

Country of ancestry/birth Year N (CSDs or CMAs) Mean proportion, ethnicity to birth Median proportion
Ethiopia 1996 25 1.776 1.702
2001 31 1.029 1
2006 43 1.1017 1
2011 21 1.198 1.168
2016 66 1.133 1.119
Eritrea 1996 NA NA NA
2001 25 1.314 1.286
2006 25 1.533 1.649
2011 NA NA NA
2016 45 1.43 1.5
Kenya 1996 NA NA NA
2001 60 0.203 0.079
2006 64 0.222 0.049
2011 26 0.546 0.521
2016 72 0.435 0.327
Somali 1996 26 1.545 1.574
2001 27 1.375 1.409
2006 36 1.628 1.802
2011 NA NA NA
2016 39 1.986 2.047