Laos is a landlocked country in Southeast Asia. Laos shares borders with Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar, and China. Laos has a number of rivers running through it and the abundance of fish contribute to the Laotian subsistence economy.
Laotian in Toronto
|In the GTA: 4,205||In Toronto: 1,260|
Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Brampton, Aurora, Newmarket, Caledon, and East Gwillimbury.
Settlement Services in the GTA
Churches in the GTA
Lao Canadian Evangelical Mennonite Church
23-2300 Finch Avenue West
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