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100% Vancouver – Meet 8%, 91% & 24%

January 06, 2011

Name: Sebnem 8%
Gender: Female
Neighbourhood: Grandview-Woodland
Mother Tongue: Turkish
Background: Turkish
Question: Are statistics important to you?
Answer: “Yes, because it gives an idea about majority.”

Name: Larry 91%

Gender: Male
Neighbourhood: Dunbar-Southlands / Musqueam
Mother Tongue: həinquaminəm 
Background: Musqueam/ First Nations / Chinese 
Question: What are you obsessed with?
Answer: “At the moment the revitalization of the Musqueam language.” 

Name: Justin 24%
Gender: Male
Neighbourhood: Downtown
Mother Tongue: English
Background: Italian/Austrian
Question: What do you see when you look out your kitchen window?
Answer: “Opportunity for advancement.  A world that can be hard and competitive.  But you can’t just stare out the window, you have to go out and get it.”