Greater Vancouver Population: 2,132,824
Vancouver City Population: 583,296
Cultural Make-up: Vancouver is a widely multicultural society. The aboriginal Coast Salish people were the first to settle in the region and live here today. In the late 1800s the city saw major migration from Europe, China and Africa. Today more than 45% of Vancouver residents are immigrants, with the majority coming from Asian countries.
Vital Statistics: The British Columbia Vital Statistics Agency collects the following statistical information: adoption, birth certificates & registration, change of name, credit card orders, death certificates & registration, marriage certificates & licenses, wills notice registration & searches.
Some Well-Known Vancouver People
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