According to the 2016 census, in British Columbia there are 186,325 Mandarin speakers compared to 193,530 residents who speak Cantonese.

With more speakers of Mandarin than Cantonese in Canada now, what future for the southern Chinese dialect there?

Within 50 years, Cantonese may no longer be spoken in Canada. Blame the steady fall in immigration from Hong Kong and Guangdong in the past 20 years, and a steep rise in migrants arriving from the rest of China

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According to the 2016 census, in British Columbia there are 186,325 Mandarin speakers compared to 193,530 residents who speak Cantonese.
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