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Population speaking Tagalog most often at home shows strongest growth between 2006 and 2011

The population that reported speaking the Philippine-based language Tagalog most often at home increased the most (+64%) between 2006 and 2011. Thus, in 2011, nearly 279,000 persons reported speaking this language most often, compared to 170,000 five years earlier.

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Proportion of seniors below the national average in most census metropolitan areas located in Western provinces

In 2011, all CMAs located west of Ontario had a proportion of people aged 65 and over below the national average of 14.8%, except for Kelowna (19.2%) and Victoria (18.4%)Note 6 in British Columbia.

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Lowest population growth for Ontario since the 1981 to 1986 period

Ontario's population grew by 5.7% between 2006 and 2011. This is slightly lower than the growth of 6.6% between 2001 and 2006, and the lowest population growth since the period from 1981 to 1986. Nevertheless, this growth was close to the national average.

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Brooks, Alberta

2011 Census Profile (selected characteristics) - Brooks, Alberta
Place type City
Population in 2011 13,676
Population in 2006 12,508
Percent change, 2006 to 2011 +9.3
Median age 33.8
Percent aged 15 and over 78.5
Population density (sq. km) 751.9
Land area (sq. km) 18.19
Number of private households 5,040
Avg. number of persons in private households 2.6

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