ur catchy radio advertising jingle that has grabbed so much media attention- we think it’s fun, tin foil hats and all!Please check our You Tube channel for our satirical marketing animations and behind the scenes content.By 1867, they were the second largest ethnic group (after the French), and comprised 24% of Canada's population.The 1931 national census counted 1,230,000 Canadians of Irish descent, half of whom lived in Ontario.Between 18, 60% of all immigrants to Canada were Irish; in 1831 alone, some 34,000 arrived in Montreal.
Even larger numbers of Catholics headed to the United States; others went to England and Australia.
The 2006 census by Statistics Canada, Canada's Official Statistical office, revealed that the Irish were the 4th largest ethnic group, with 4,354,000 Canadians with full or partial Irish descent or 15% of the country's total population.
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About one-third were Catholic in 1931 and two-thirds Protestant.
The Irish immigrants were overwhelmingly Protestant before the famine years of the late 1840s, when the Catholics started to come.