Somalia is located on the eastern coast of Africa, in what is known as ‘the horn of Africa’. Somalia borders the Gulf of Aden to the north, the Arabian Sea to the east, and Kenya, Ethiopia, and Djibouti to the west.
Somalians in Toronto
|In the GTA: 25,550||In Toronto: 20,960|
Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
The City of Toronto (Ward 42 Scarborough Rouge River, Ward 2 Etobicoke North).
Settlement Services in the GTA
Somali-Canadian Association of Etobicoke
925 Albion Road, Unit 202
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