Myanmar (Burma)

Myanmar (Burma)

Located in Southeast Asia, Myanmar shares land boundaries with India, China, Laos, and Thailand. Even so, Myanmar is isolated from these countries because of a horseshoe of high mountains. Myanmar has its south and west coastlines along the Indian Ocean.

Burmese in Toronto

In the GTA: 2,165 In Toronto: 1,220

Settlement Services in the GTA

Churches in the GTA

Toronto Myanmar Christian Church
650 McNicoll Ave at Young Nak Korean Presbyterian Church
Toronto, ON
M2H 2E1
Phone: 416-786-5546

Useful Links

  • Burman. (2009). In T. L. Gall & J. Hobby (Eds.), Worldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life (2nd ed., Vol. 3, pp. 174-180). Detroit: Gale. Retrieved July 15, 2014.
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  • Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada. (2011, December 15). Overview – Burma (Myanmar). Retrieved July 9, 2014, from
  • Mandryk, J. (2010). Operation World: The Definitive Prayer Guide to Every Nation (7th ed.). Colorado Springs: Biblica Publishing.
  • Prayercast. (n.d.). Myanmar (Burma). Retrieved July 9, 2014, from
  • Statistics Canada. (2011, April 7). 2006 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations/Ethnic Origin, Single and Multiple Ethnic Origin Responses and Sex for the Population of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2006 Census – 20% Sample Data. Retrieved July 15, 2014, from