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Table 5 Proportions of generational groups reporting multiple ethnic identities in 2016 census

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

Ethnic origin Total prop. reporting multiple Prop. 1st gen. reporting multiple Prop. 2nd gen. Prop. 3rd gen.
Total (all ethnicities) 0.411 0.178 0.453 0.493
Southern and Eastern Africa 0.333 0.236 0.451 0.936
Amhara 0.536 0.489 0.676 1.00
Eritrean 0.183 0.136 0.304 0.947
Ethiopian 0.223 0.160 0.336 0.798
Kenyan 0.501 0.355 0.764 0.958
Oromo 0.282 0.243 0.353 1.00
Somali 0.125 0.081 0.179 0.662