Barbados is an island country in the Caribbean Sea. It has an area of 430 square kilometers (166 square miles). Barbados’ tourism industry, which benefits from its tropical maritime climate, is an important part of the Barbadian economy.
Barbadians/Bajan in Toronto
|In the GTA: 18,395||In Toronto: 9,015|
Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Georgina, East Gwillimbury, Ajax, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Brampton, Markham, and City of Toronto (Ward 1 & 2 North Etobicoke, Ward 42 Scarborough-Rouge River, Ward 44 Scarborough East).
Settlement Services in the GTA
Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton
1200 Speers Road, Unit 40
Thornhill African Caribbean Canadian Association
1136 Centre Street, Suite 3
Churches in the GTA
All Nations Full Gospel Church
4401 Steeles Avenue West
14 Centre Street
The Peoples Church
374 Sheppard Avenue East
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