2.2.1 Today, many the Southeast Asians immigrants are
getting use the Canadian lifestyle and are slowly
adapting to it but, keeping their own traditional ways as
2.3.1 Currently, the minority of Southeast Asians work managerial
business while, the majority of Southeast Asians work in a
2.3.2 Today, some Southeast Asians have problems
getting into the workforce.
18.104.22.168 Language Barriers
22.214.171.124 Criminal Activity
2.3.3 The average of income of the Southeast Asian person is $38,700 while,
non-visible minority person makes $52,300. Compared to 5 years ago, since the
data was taken, the gap between Southeast Asian income and non-visible
minorites has increased from 22% to 26%
2.4.1 Vietnamese Buddhist has been spread across
Canada and Buddhist associates has been made
2.4.2 Lao and Khmer are both Theravada Buddhist, they didn't have
as an expansive of religion as the Vietnamese
3.1 Majority of the immigrants came in 1974
3.1.1 Came to Canada as convention refugees
Convention Refugees: People
who are refugees under the
protection of the country or people that are scared of returning to the country because of racial, religious or social conflicts.
126.96.36.199.1.1 Some people arrived to Canada to learn
1200 Vietnamese and a couple hundred Laos/Khmer living mostly in Quebec
188.8.131.52.2 Fear of getting in trouble of...
184.108.40.206.2.1 Running away from "certain"
Criminal activity, secret government groups, etc.
Being ostracized from society
220.127.116.11.2.3 Political Opinion
18.104.22.168 Vietnam War caused many Vietnamese people to
come to Canada
22.214.171.124.1 6.5k of the Vietnamese people
admitted to Canada they were
126.96.36.199.2 1985 - Canada gave back over 98,000 refugees to Vietnam,
Cambodia, and Laos