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Some were planned and others were spontaneously created by the settlers themselves.Legislative restrictions on immigration (such as the Continuous journey regulation and Chinese Immigration Act) that had favoured British and other European immigrants were amended in the 1960s, opening the doors to immigrants from all parts of the world.Canada's culture is a product of its ethnicities, languages, religions, political and legal system(s).Canada has been shaped by waves of migration that have combined to form a unique blend of art, cuisine, literature, humour, and music.

Block settlement communities were established throughout western Canada between the late 19th and early 20th centuries.In the 2006 census, over five million Canadians identified themselves as a member of a visible minority.Together, they make up 16.2% of the total population: most numerous among these are South Asian (4.0%), Black (2.5%), and Filipino (1.1%).For most Canadians, several (or all) of these connections exist and are collectively the source of their being Canadian.Canada is a multilingual and multicultural society home to people of many different ethnic, religious and national origins, with the majority of the population made up of Old World immigrants and their descendants.