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The table shows total, male and female data grouped by geography (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
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(Country)
Gatineau, V
Quebec
(Census subdivision)
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 33,476,688  ...Data not available ...Data not available 265,349 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 31,612,897  ...Data not available ...Data not available 242,124 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2006 to 2011 population change (%) 5.9 ...Data not available ...Data not available 9.6 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 14,569,633 ...Data not available ...Data not available 117,769 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 13,320,614 ...Data not available ...Data not available 112,758 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population density per square kilometre 3.7 ...Data not available ...Data not available 773.7 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Land area (square km) 8,965,121.42 ...Data not available ...Data not available 342.98 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 33,476,685 16,414,225 17,062,460 265,350 128,405 136,945
0 to 4 years 1,877,095 961,150 915,945 16,605 8,525 8,085
5 to 9 years 1,809,895 925,965 883,935 14,500 7,445 7,055
10 to 14 years 1,920,355 983,995 936,360 15,165 7,510 7,655
15 to 19 years 2,178,135 1,115,845 1,062,295 17,995 9,040 8,960
15 years 423,755 216,765 206,985 3,380 1,730 1,650
16 years 432,490 222,445 210,045 3,445 1,765 1,680
17 years 434,060 223,015 211,045 3,625 1,805 1,825
18 years 439,700 225,050 214,650 3,685 1,855 1,835
19 years 448,130 228,570 219,560 3,850 1,885 1,970
20 to 24 years 2,187,450 1,108,775 1,078,670 18,360 9,045 9,315
25 to 29 years 2,169,590 1,077,275 1,092,315 18,505 9,065 9,445
30 to 34 years 2,162,905 1,058,810 1,104,095 19,115 9,375 9,740
35 to 39 years 2,173,930 1,064,200 1,109,735 18,300 8,980 9,320
40 to 44 years 2,324,875 1,141,720 1,183,155 18,785 9,105 9,685
45 to 49 years 2,675,130 1,318,715 1,356,420 22,235 10,755 11,480
50 to 54 years 2,658,965 1,309,030 1,349,940 21,935 10,595 11,340
55 to 59 years 2,340,635 1,147,300 1,193,335 18,020 8,735 9,285
60 to 64 years 2,052,670 1,002,690 1,049,985 14,735 7,100 7,630
65 to 69 years 1,521,715 738,010 783,705 10,555 5,000 5,555
70 to 74 years 1,153,065 543,435 609,630 7,260 3,225 4,030
75 to 79 years 922,700 417,945 504,755 5,660 2,380 3,280
80 to 84 years 702,070 291,085 410,985 4,225 1,565 2,660
85 years and over 645,515 208,300 437,215 3,390 960 2,430
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 40.6 39.6 41.5 38.4 37.3 39.4
% of the population aged 15 and over 83.2 82.5 84.0 82.6 81.7 83.4
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 27,869,340 13,543,130 14,326,215 219,075 104,925 114,150
Married or living with a common-law partner 16,084,490 8,045,795 8,038,700 121,385 60,590 60,795
Married (and not separated) 12,941,960 6,470,300 6,471,660 78,775 39,320 39,460
Living common law 3,142,525 1,575,495 1,567,035 42,610 21,275 21,335
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 11,784,855 5,497,335 6,287,515 97,690 44,335 53,350
Single (never legally married) 7,816,045 4,206,320 3,609,730 65,640 34,100 31,540
Separated 698,240 299,655 398,585 4,710 2,010 2,695
Divorced 1,686,035 680,415 1,005,620 16,190 6,000 10,190
Widowed 1,584,530 310,940 1,273,590 11,150 2,225 8,925
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 9,389,695 ...Data not available ...Data not available 74,600 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 2 persons 4,679,700 ...Data not available ...Data not available 37,545 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 3 persons 2,048,560 ...Data not available ...Data not available 17,490 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 4 persons 1,870,305 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,205 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 791,130 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,355 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 9,389,700 ...Data not available ...Data not available 74,600 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 7,861,855 ...Data not available ...Data not available 59,830 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Married couples 6,293,950 ...Data not available ...Data not available 38,540 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 2,891,215 ...Data not available ...Data not available 18,150 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 3,402,735 ...Data not available ...Data not available 20,390 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 1,288,775 ...Data not available ...Data not available 8,040 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 1,475,220 ...Data not available ...Data not available 8,720 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 638,740 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,630 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Common-law couples 1,567,910 ...Data not available ...Data not available 21,290 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 861,350 ...Data not available ...Data not available 10,285 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 706,555 ...Data not available ...Data not available 11,000 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 321,865 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,040 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 273,620 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,465 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 111,075 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,500 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 1,527,845 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,770 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Female parent 1,200,295 ...Data not available ...Data not available 11,275 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 710,225 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,860 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 352,150 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,410 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 137,920 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,010 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Male parent 327,545 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,490 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 216,910 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,245 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 85,770 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,000 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 24,860 ...Data not available ...Data not available 240 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total children in census families in private households 9,971,320 ...Data not available ...Data not available 78,385 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Under six years of age 2,217,355 ...Data not available ...Data not available 19,540 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 to 14 years 3,322,875 ...Data not available ...Data not available 26,495 ...Data not available ...Data not available
15 to 17 years 1,240,565 ...Data not available ...Data not available 10,130 ...Data not available ...Data not available
18 to 24 years 2,062,245 ...Data not available ...Data not available 15,820 ...Data not available ...Data not available
25 years and over 1,128,280 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,405 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of children at home per census family 1.1 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1.1 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 32,856,980 16,153,945 16,703,035 261,665 127,035 134,635
Number of persons not in census families 5,634,105 2,678,530 2,955,575 48,855 22,700 26,150
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 735,685 309,510 426,175 5,110 2,275 2,830
Living with non-relatives only 1,225,115 689,960 535,150 8,915 5,085 3,830
Living alone 3,673,310 1,679,055 1,994,250 34,830 15,335 19,495
Number of census family persons 27,222,870 13,475,410 13,747,460 212,815 104,330 108,485
Average number of persons per census family 2.9 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2.9 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 4,551,900 2,081,795 2,470,110 28,445 12,420 16,025
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 1,527,630 445,865 1,081,770 10,600 2,875 7,725
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 224,755 52,375 172,380 1,245 265 980
Living with non-relatives only 87,185 42,230 44,955 740 330 405
Living alone 1,215,695 351,260 864,435 8,615 2,280 6,335
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 3,024,275 1,635,935 1,388,340 17,850 9,545 8,305
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 13,320,615 ...Data not available ...Data not available 112,760 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Census-family households 9,103,965 ...Data not available ...Data not available 73,580 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 8,263,885 ...Data not available ...Data not available 68,815 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 7,070,680 ...Data not available ...Data not available 56,290 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 3,394,480 ...Data not available ...Data not available 26,570 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 3,676,200 ...Data not available ...Data not available 29,720 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 1,193,210 ...Data not available ...Data not available 12,525 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 840,075 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,770 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family households with persons not in a census family 572,015 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,770 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 389,775 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,255 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 144,240 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,055 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 245,535 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,205 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 182,240 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,520 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-family households 268,065 ...Data not available ...Data not available 995 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Non-census-family households 4,216,650 ...Data not available ...Data not available 39,175 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-person households 3,673,305 ...Data not available ...Data not available 34,830 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-person households 543,345 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,345 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 13,320,615 ...Data not available ...Data not available 112,760 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Single-detached house 7,329,150 ...Data not available ...Data not available 46,365 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 1,234,770 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,620 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 183,510 ...Data not available ...Data not available 105 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 4,573,185 ...Data not available ...Data not available 59,670 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Semi-detached house 646,245 ...Data not available ...Data not available 15,515 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Row house 791,600 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,665 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, duplex 704,485 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,725 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 2,397,550 ...Data not available ...Data not available 30,610 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other single-attached house 33,310 ...Data not available ...Data not available 150 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 13,320,615 ...Data not available ...Data not available 112,760 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 person 3,673,310 ...Data not available ...Data not available 34,830 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 persons 4,544,820 ...Data not available ...Data not available 37,905 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 persons 2,081,900 ...Data not available ...Data not available 18,445 ...Data not available ...Data not available
4 persons 1,903,300 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,885 ...Data not available ...Data not available
5 persons 724,405 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,825 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 or more persons 392,885 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,870 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Number of persons in private households 32,856,975 ...Data not available ...Data not available 261,665 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of persons in private households 2.5 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2.3 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 33,121,175 16,265,870 16,855,305 263,255 127,615 135,640
  Single responses  32,481,635 15,955,395 16,526,240 256,280 124,160 132,120
    English  18,858,980 9,345,225 9,513,750 29,060 14,520 14,535
    French  7,054,975 3,452,380 3,602,590 203,360 97,825 105,535
    Non-official languages  6,567,680 3,157,785 3,409,895 23,855 11,815 12,050
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 177,360 86,870 90,490 100 40 55
        Atikamekw    5,820 2,975 2,845 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  77,900 38,055 39,845 70 30 40
        Dene  11,215 5,500 5,720 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  10,785 5,205 5,580 10 0 5
        Inuktitut  33,500 16,725 16,775 10 5 10
        Mi'kmaq  7,635 3,715 3,920 5 0 5
        Ojibway  17,625 8,340 9,285 5 0 0
        Oji-Cree  9,835 4,890 4,945 0 0 0
        Stoney  3,050 1,465 1,580 0 0 0
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 6,312,435 3,032,860 3,279,570 23,300 11,525 11,775
        African languages, n.i.e 9,125 4,920 4,205 70 40 30
        Afrikaans  8,770 4,370 4,400 5 5 0
        Akan (Twi)  12,680 6,145 6,535 15 5 10
        Albanian  23,820 12,205 11,610 40 15 25
        Amharic  18,020 8,745 9,275 60 30 35
        Arabic  327,870 175,535 152,335 5,655 3,035 2,625
        Armenian  29,795 14,525 15,265 55 25 30
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 7,150 3,565 3,590 135 80 55
        Bengali  59,370 30,555 28,815 75 40 30
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  5,855 3,210 2,645 100 60 45
        Bisayan languages  16,240 6,185 10,055 5 0 10
        Bosnian  11,685 5,805 5,875 140 65 70
        Bulgarian  19,050 9,305 9,740 200 85 110
        Burmese  2,985 1,515 1,470 5 0 5
        Cantonese  372,460 173,510 198,955 155 75 85
        Chinese, n.o.s.  425,210 200,800 224,410 820 400 420
        Creoles  61,725 27,620 34,105 765 345 415
        Croatian  49,730 24,395 25,335 185 100 90
        Czech  23,585 11,350 12,230 55 20 30
        Danish  14,145 6,950 7,200 10 5 0
        Dutch  110,490 54,060 56,425 160 75 80
        Estonian  6,385 2,755 3,630 5 0 0
        Finnish  17,415 7,390 10,020 10 5 5
        Flemish  4,690 2,060 2,635 20 10 10
        Fukien  5,925 2,730 3,190 0 0 0
        German  409,200 195,415 213,785 405 170 240
        Greek  108,925 55,085 53,840 120 75 45
        Gujarati  91,450 45,570 45,875 5 5 0
        Hakka  5,115 2,360 2,755 0 0 0
        Hebrew  18,450 9,865 8,585 10 10 5
        Hindi  90,545 45,170 45,375 25 15 10
        Hungarian  67,920 32,740 35,180 120 60 60
        Ilocano  17,915 6,945 10,965 5 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 5,255 2,860 2,395 10 5 0
        Italian  407,485 201,985 205,510 405 230 180
        Japanese  39,985 14,035 25,955 80 25 50
        Khmer (Cambodian)  19,440 9,095 10,345 200 90 105
        Korean  137,925 64,090 73,835 95 30 60
        Kurdish  9,805 5,350 4,445 70 40 25
        Lao  12,970 6,375 6,590 110 55 60
        Latvian  6,200 2,700 3,505 10 10 0
        Lingala  3,085 1,440 1,645 105 60 50
        Lithuanian  7,245 3,080 4,165 10 5 5
        Macedonian  17,245 8,405 8,840 10 5 0
        Malay  10,910 4,845 6,060 25 10 20
        Malayalam  16,080 8,200 7,875 0 0 0
        Maltese  6,220 3,125 3,100 5 0 0
        Mandarin  248,705 116,480 132,225 445 200 245
        Marathi  5,830 3,030 2,805 5 0 0
        Nepali  8,480 4,350 4,135 5 5 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 14,075 7,385 6,685 295 165 135
        Norwegian  5,800 2,745 3,055 5 5 5
        Oromo  11,140 6,075 5,060 200 115 85
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  430,705 217,015 213,685 65 30 35
        Pashto  12,465 6,470 5,990 5 5 5
        Persian (Farsi)  170,045 86,810 83,235 480 255 225
        Polish  191,645 87,905 103,745 370 170 200
        Portuguese  211,335 102,320 109,015 2,520 1,225 1,295
        Romanian  90,300 43,475 46,820 815 405 410
        Rundi (Kirundi)  3,975 1,875 2,100 385 190 195
        Russian  164,330 75,275 89,050 470 205 265
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  3,895 1,710 2,185 360 150 205
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 16,970 8,395 8,575 10 5 5
        Serbian  56,420 28,125 28,290 505 275 235
        Serbo-Croatian  10,155 4,940 5,215 400 195 205
        Shanghainese  2,920 1,230 1,695 0 0 5
        Sign languages, n.i.e 3,815 2,050 1,760 20 10 5
        Sindhi  11,330 5,290 6,040 0 5 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  14,185 7,070 7,110 10 5 5
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 4,360 2,225 2,135 0 0 5
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 3,630 1,850 1,785 20 15 5
        Slovak  17,580 8,045 9,540 45 20 25
        Slovenian  10,775 5,015 5,760 5 5 0
        Somali  31,380 14,260 17,120 155 80 75
        Spanish  410,670 199,110 211,565 3,865 1,795 2,065
        Swahili  10,090 5,050 5,045 265 145 115
        Swedish  7,350 3,170 4,175 10 0 5
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  327,445 131,405 196,045 175 45 130
        Taiwanese  9,635 4,450 5,185 5 0 5
        Tamil  131,265 65,145 66,120 35 15 20
        Telugu  9,315 4,910 4,405 5 5 0
        Thai  7,935 2,505 5,425 35 10 30
        Tibetan languages  4,640 2,365 2,270 5 0 5
        Tigrigna  10,220 4,990 5,230 30 10 20
        Turkish  29,640 15,865 13,775 100 60 35
        Ukrainian  111,540 49,570 61,975 95 35 60
        Urdu  172,800 88,295 84,500 100 50 50
        Vietnamese  144,880 68,255 76,625 420 200 220
        Yiddish  15,205 7,400 7,805 5 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 77,890 38,055 39,835 460 245 210
  Multiple responses          639,540 310,480 329,060 6,980 3,460 3,520
    English and French  144,685 69,975 74,710 4,415 2,155 2,255
    English and non-official language  396,330 192,000 204,330 575 280 295
    French and non-official language  74,430 36,535 37,890 1,595 820 780
    English, French and non-official language 24,095 11,965 12,130 385 200 190
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 33,121,175 16,265,870 16,855,305 263,255 127,620 135,640
  English only 22,564,665 11,222,185 11,342,485 17,190 9,005 8,190
  French only 4,165,015 1,925,340 2,239,680 76,050 33,160 42,890
  English and French 5,795,570 2,876,560 2,919,005 168,475 84,765 83,710
  Neither English nor French 595,920 241,790 354,135 1,535 690 850
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 33,121,175 16,265,875 16,855,300 263,255 127,620 135,635
  English 24,662,900 12,172,545 12,490,350 37,715 18,955 18,765
  French 7,507,890 3,671,815 3,836,075 216,755 104,255 112,500
  English and French 367,635 186,235 181,405 7,325 3,765 3,555
  Neither English nor French 582,755 235,280 347,475 1,465 645 820
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 7,691,705 3,764,930 3,926,770 41,370 20,835 20,535
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 23.2 23.1 23.3 15.7 16.3 15.1
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 33,121,175 16,265,875 16,855,300 263,255 127,620 135,635
  Single responses 31,958,800 15,701,165 16,257,640 253,855 123,075 130,780
    English 21,457,075 10,585,620 10,871,455 35,180 17,685 17,500
    French 6,827,865 3,348,235 3,479,625 205,710 99,025 106,685
    Non-official languages 3,673,865 1,767,310 1,906,555 12,965 6,365 6,595
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 114,610 58,055 56,550 55 25 30
        Atikamekw   5,365 2,800 2,565 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 44,520 22,555 21,970 40 15 25
        Dene 7,960 4,025 3,940 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 9,630 4,700 4,935 0 0 0
        Inuktitut 27,170 13,780 13,390 0 0 5
        Mi'kmaq 4,160 2,100 2,060 5 0 0
        Ojibway 6,850 3,555 3,295 0 0 0
        Oji-Cree 6,875 3,525 3,350 0 0 0
        Stoney 2,070 1,025 1,045 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 3,531,990 1,695,585 1,836,405 12,760 6,260 6,495
        African languages, n.i.e. 4,130 2,085 2,045 30 15 15
        Afrikaans 4,465 2,230 2,235 5 0 0
        Akan (Twi) 6,545 2,980 3,560 0 0 0
        Albanian 13,765 6,985 6,775 20 10 15
        Amharic 10,760 5,065 5,695 25 15 15
        Arabic 181,790 92,840 88,950 3,270 1,680 1,590
        Armenian 19,140 9,035 10,105 30 10 10
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 1,815 865 950 25 10 15
        Bengali 42,065 21,140 20,925 50 25 25
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 1,995 1,045 950 50 20 25
        Bisayan languages 5,390 2,395 2,995 5 0 0
        Bosnian 6,705 3,385 3,315 105 55 50
        Bulgarian 12,075 5,940 6,135 140 65 75
        Burmese 1,895 970 925 0 0 0
        Cantonese 288,620 133,355 155,265 65 30 30
        Chinese, n.o.s. 297,295 141,425 155,870 695 345 355
        Creoles 25,475 11,045 14,435 250 115 130
        Croatian 18,730 8,950 9,780 130 70 60
        Czech 7,415 3,595 3,820 20 5 10
        Danish 945 475 465 0 0 0
        Dutch 11,530 5,485 6,040 25 10 20
        Estonian 1,450 550 895 0 0 0
        Finnish 3,335 1,480 1,855 0 0 0
        Flemish 455 210 245 5 0 5
        Fukien 1,900 875 1,030 0 0 0
        German 126,375 61,350 65,030 55 30 30
        Greek 47,705 22,800 24,905 25 15 15
        Gujarati 55,725 27,220 28,505 5 0 0
        Hakka 2,050 945 1,110 0 0 0
        Hebrew 8,400 4,245 4,150 5 5 0
        Hindi 47,080 23,215 23,870 15 5 10
        Hungarian 22,945 10,780 12,165 40 20 20
        Ilocano 6,160 2,610 3,550 0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 2,285 1,165 1,120 0 0 0
        Italian 139,480 61,990 77,485 55 30 25
        Japanese 18,850 8,010 10,835 40 15 20
        Khmer (Cambodian) 11,330 5,250 6,075 110 45 55
        Korean 104,905 49,660 55,245 55 25 35
        Kurdish 6,000 3,125 2,875 40 25 15
        Lao 6,980 3,445 3,540 70 35 35
        Latvian 1,625 715 910 0 0 0
        Lingala 880 400 485 30 15 15
        Lithuanian 2,115 915 1,205 0 0 0
        Macedonian 7,775 3,740 4,035 10 5 5
        Malay 3,940 1,935 2,005 5 0 5
        Malayalam 7,955 4,010 3,940 0 0 0
        Maltese 1,330 640 690 0 0 0
        Mandarin 203,275 97,960 105,320 335 165 170
        Marathi 2,800 1,450 1,345 0 0 0
        Nepali 6,320 3,215 3,105 0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 3,785 1,800 1,985 40 20 20
        Norwegian 575 275 300 0 0 0
        Oromo 4,745 2,445 2,305 65 30 35
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 317,075 158,375 158,700 35 15 15
        Pashto 8,700 4,390 4,310 5 5 5
        Persian (Farsi) 118,830 58,420 60,415 280 130 145
        Polish 85,210 39,945 45,260 130 65 65
        Portuguese 97,210 46,445 50,760 1,130 540 590
        Romanian 54,460 26,580 27,880 595 305 295
        Rundi (Kirundi) 1,335 610 720 115 55 65
        Russian 109,735 52,320 57,420 320 150 170
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 1,180 540 640 85 35 45
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 11,670 5,640 6,030 15 5 10
        Serbian 34,885 17,100 17,780 450 235 210
        Serbo-Croatian 5,040 2,465 2,580 320 165 160
        Shanghainese 1,325 610 715 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 6,305 3,685 2,620 25 15 10
        Sindhi 4,870 2,175 2,695 0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 6,850 3,410 3,440 5 5 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 3,525 1,795 1,730 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 1,135 545 590 15 5 5
        Slovak 5,370 2,545 2,825 15 5 10
        Slovenian 2,475 1,095 1,380 0 0 0
        Somali 21,665 9,665 12,000 90 40 50
        Spanish 252,015 123,085 128,935 2,665 1,280 1,385
        Swahili 4,175 2,040 2,130 85 35 50
        Swedish 1,130 535 595 0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 161,080 71,145 89,935 30 15 15
        Taiwanese 4,830 2,315 2,515 5 5 0
        Tamil 98,940 48,355 50,590 15 10 5
        Telugu 5,205 2,675 2,530 0 0 0
        Thai 3,215 1,470 1,745 10 5 10
        Tibetan languages 3,620 1,835 1,785 0 0 0
        Tigrigna 5,975 2,845 3,130 10 5 5
        Turkish 18,705 9,510 9,190 40 20 20
        Ukrainian 25,565 11,505 14,065 40 20 20
        Urdu 113,785 57,100 56,680 55 25 30
        Vietnamese 104,960 49,550 55,410 275 130 145
        Yiddish 6,860 3,515 3,350 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 27,265 13,670 13,595 150 80 70
  Multiple responses         1,162,370 564,710 597,665 9,400 4,545 4,855
    English and French 131,205 63,475 67,730 4,840 2,325 2,515
    English and non-official language 875,135 425,370 449,765 1,100 550 550
    French and non-official language 109,700 53,010 56,690 2,530 1,190 1,345
    English, French and non-official language 46,330 22,845 23,485 925 475 450
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 33,121,175 16,265,870 16,855,305 263,255 127,620 135,635
  None 28,418,595 13,988,140 14,430,455 203,025 98,145 104,880
  Single responses  4,554,525 2,205,595 2,348,935 57,660 28,205 29,455
    English  1,910,475 948,755 961,715 35,080 17,185 17,900
    French  678,940 318,530 360,415 14,355 6,955 7,405
    Non-official languages  1,965,110 938,305 1,026,805 8,225 4,065 4,160
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 62,935 29,835 33,100 30 15 15
        Atikamekw    470 205 265 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  32,750 15,645 17,105 15 10 10
        Dene  3,245 1,535 1,710 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  1,065 490 580 0 0 0
        Inuktitut  7,230 3,510 3,720 0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  3,135 1,435 1,700 5 5 5
        Ojibway  10,870 5,040 5,835 0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  3,300 1,570 1,730 0 0 0
        Stoney  865 410 455 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 1,857,185 887,115 970,070 7,810 3,860 3,950
        African languages, n.i.e 3,625 1,930 1,695 60 35 30
        Afrikaans  4,185 2,075 2,110 5 5 5
        Akan (Twi)  6,105 3,010 3,095 15 0 10
        Albanian  6,155 3,095 3,055 10 5 5
        Amharic  5,665 2,785 2,875 20 10 10
        Arabic  116,375 62,625 53,755 1,640 885 755
        Armenian  6,690 3,270 3,420 5 0 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 3,595 1,735 1,860 95 60 35
        Bengali  11,405 5,925 5,475 15 10 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  2,040 1,085 955 25 15 10
        Bisayan languages  4,015 1,515 2,500 0 0 0
        Bosnian  3,365 1,635 1,730 35 15 20
        Bulgarian  3,985 1,850 2,135 30 15 10
        Burmese  860 425 435 0 0 0
        Cantonese  83,955 40,200 43,755 55 25 25
        Chinese, n.o.s.  74,930 35,840 39,090 100 35 65
        Creoles  44,100 19,795 24,305 610 270 340
        Croatian  19,045 9,240 9,805 30 15 10
        Czech  7,540 3,415 4,120 20 10 5
        Danish  4,800 2,145 2,655 5 0 0
        Dutch  34,465 15,800 18,660 40 25 25
        Estonian  2,240 955 1,285 5 0 0
        Finnish  5,670 2,355 3,310 15 5 5
        Flemish  995 405 585 5 0 0
        Fukien  2,315 1,080 1,235 0 0 0
        German  117,070 54,490 62,585 175 70 100
        Greek  50,670 25,670 25,005 65 45 20
        Gujarati  25,635 12,745 12,890 0 0 0
        Hakka  1,490 685 805 0 0 0
        Hebrew  14,270 7,170 7,095 5 5 0
        Hindi  55,375 28,080 27,290 30 15 10
        Hungarian  19,135 8,770 10,360 25 10 15
        Ilocano  4,880 1,895 2,990 0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 1,845 980 870 0 0 0
        Italian  156,885 77,220 79,665 195 95 100
        Japanese  19,050 7,875 11,175 45 25 20
        Khmer (Cambodian)  5,425 2,545 2,880 55 25 35
        Korean  22,870 10,620 12,255 20 5 15
        Kurdish  2,295 1,245 1,045 10 5 5
        Lao  3,830 1,915 1,915 25 10 15
        Latvian  1,880 760 1,125 5 5 0
        Lingala  4,235 1,965 2,270 150 70 80
        Lithuanian  2,120 855 1,260 0 0 0
        Macedonian  5,950 2,890 3,060 0 0 0
        Malay  4,320 1,915 2,405 15 5 10
        Malayalam  6,110 3,085 3,020 0 0 0
        Maltese  2,405 1,110 1,300 0 0 0
        Mandarin  47,785 21,575 26,205 85 30 50
        Marathi  1,740 870 875 0 0 0
        Nepali  1,175 605 565 0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 10,610 5,245 5,365 215 105 105
        Norwegian  1,935 885 1,050 5 0 5
        Oromo  3,315 1,740 1,580 70 40 30
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  83,180 42,490 40,695 25 15 15
        Pashto  2,315 1,245 1,075 0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  32,275 17,085 15,190 120 65 55
        Polish  54,580 24,580 30,005 110 45 65
        Portuguese  77,850 37,635 40,215 775 395 380
        Romanian  20,800 9,715 11,085 125 60 65
        Rundi (Kirundi)  1,925 925 1,000 210 110 100
        Russian  38,805 17,710 21,095 175 85 85
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  1,805 775 1,030 170 70 105
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 3,685 1,850 1,835 5 5 0
        Serbian  14,890 7,460 7,425 60 40 20
        Serbo-Croatian  2,565 1,255 1,315 45 30 15
        Shanghainese  1,045 445 595 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 4,300 1,800 2,505 20 5 10
        Sindhi  4,935 2,285 2,645 0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  6,060 3,030 3,030 0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 465 240 225 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 970 490 485 10 5 0
        Slovak  5,150 2,240 2,910 10 0 5
        Slovenian  3,415 1,515 1,900 0 0 0
        Somali  9,725 4,625 5,095 55 25 25
        Spanish  152,210 73,850 78,365 1,360 645 720
        Swahili  6,860 3,325 3,535 180 100 85
        Swedish  3,515 1,535 1,985 5 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  107,960 40,085 67,870 75 20 55
        Taiwanese  4,065 1,915 2,145 0 0 0
        Tamil  27,625 13,960 13,665 5 5 10
        Telugu  2,550 1,365 1,190 5 5 0
        Thai  3,380 1,135 2,240 15 5 10
        Tibetan languages  595 320 280 0 0 0
        Tigrigna  3,330 1,640 1,690 15 10 10
        Turkish  7,815 4,250 3,565 35 25 10
        Ukrainian  32,740 14,290 18,450 30 10 20
        Urdu  45,580 23,440 22,145 40 20 20
        Vietnamese  32,280 15,455 16,830 95 45 45
        Yiddish  3,510 1,555 1,955 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 44,985 21,360 23,630 385 185 200
  Multiple responses          148,055 72,140 75,915 2,570 1,270 1,305
    English and French  40,280 20,290 19,995 1,040 540 500
    English and non-official language  49,905 24,725 25,180 1,010 475 535
    French and non-official language  56,385 26,370 30,010 505 245 260
    English, French and non-official language  1,485 755 730 15 10 5

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Footnote 1

2011 and 2006 population

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Counts of the total population are rounded to a base of 5 for any dissemination block having a population of less than 15. Population counts for all standard geographic areas above the dissemination block level are derived by summing the adjusted dissemination block counts. The adjustment of dissemination block counts is controlled to ensure that the population counts for dissemination areas will always be within 5 of the actual values. The adjustment has no impact on the population counts of census divisions and large census subdivisions.

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Footnote 2

Total private dwellings

A separate set of living quarters designed for or converted for human habitation in which a person or group of persons reside or could reside. In addition, a private dwelling must have a source of heat or power and must be an enclosed space that provides shelter from the elements, as evidenced by complete and enclosed walls and roof, and by doors and windows that provide protection from wind, rain and snow.

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Footnote 3

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents

A separate set of living quarters which has a private entrance either directly from outside or from a common hall, lobby, vestibule or stairway leading to the outside, and in which a person or a group of persons live permanently.

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Footnote 4

Age

Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

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Footnote 5

Median age

The median age is an age 'x', such that exactly one half of the population is older than 'x' and the other half is younger than 'x'.

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Footnote 6

Total population 15 years and over by marital status

Refers to the marital status of the person, taking into account his/her common-law status. For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Marital status.

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Footnote 7

Total number of census families in private households

Census family - Refers to a married couple (with or without children), a common-law couple (with or without children) or a lone parent family. For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Census family.

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Footnote 8

Total number of census families in private households

Census family structure - Refers to the classification of census families into married couples (with or without children of either and/or both spouses), common-law couples (with or without children of either and/or both partners), and lone-parent families by sex of parent. A couple may be of opposite or same sex. A couple with children may be further classified as either an intact family or stepfamily, and stepfamilies may, in turn, be classified as simple or complex. Children in a census family include grandchildren living with their grandparent(s) but with no parents present.

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Footnote 9

Living with relatives

Non-relatives may be present.

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Footnote 10

Total number of private households by household type

Refers to the basic division of private households into family and non-family households. Family household refers to a household that contains at least one census family, that is, a married couple with or without children, or a couple living common-law with or without children, or a lone parent living with one or more children (lone-parent family). One-family household refers to a single census family (with or without other persons) that occupies a private dwelling. Multiple-family household refers to a household in which two or more census families (with or without additional persons) occupy the same private dwelling. Family households may also be divided based on the presence of persons not in a census family.

Non-family household refers to either one person living alone in a private dwelling or to a group of two or more people who share a private dwelling, but who do not constitute a census family.

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Footnote 11

One-family-only households

Refers to households that consist solely of one census family without additional persons.

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Footnote 12

Couple-family households

Refers to households with opposite-sex or same-sex couples.

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Footnote 13

Other family households

Refers to one-census family households with additional persons and to multiple-census family households, with or without additional persons.

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Footnote 14

Couple-family households

Refers to households with opposite-sex or same-sex couples.

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Footnote 15

Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling

Structural type of dwelling - Characteristics that define a dwelling's structure, for example, the characteristics of a single-detached house, a semi-detached house, a row house, or an apartment or flat in a duplex. Refers to the structural characteristics and/or dwelling configuration, that is, whether the dwelling is a single-detached house, an apartment in a high-rise building, a row house, a mobile home, etc.

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Footnote 16

Movable dwelling

Includes mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats and railroad cars.

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Footnote 17

Other dwelling

The category 'Other dwelling' is a subtotal of the following categories: semi-detached house, row house, apartment or flat in a duplex, apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys and other single-attached house.

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Footnote 18

Total number of private households by household size

Household, private - Person or group of persons occupying the same dwelling. Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy a private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada.

Household size - Number of persons occupying a private dwelling. Refers to the number of usual residents in a private household.

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Footnote 19

Total population excluding institutional residents

The population excluding institutional residents includes Canadian citizens (by birth or by naturalization) and landed immigrants (permanent residents) excluding those who live in institutions (institutional collective dwellings). Canadian citizens and landed immigrants either: (1) have a usual place of residence in Canada; (2) are abroad either on a military base or attached to a diplomatic mission; or (3) are at sea or in port aboard merchant vessels under Canadian registry or Canadian government vessels. Since 1991, the target population also includes persons with a usual place of residence in Canada who are claiming refugee status, who hold study permits, or who hold work permits, as well as family members living with them; for census purposes, this group is referred to as non-permanent residents. The population universe does not include foreign residents.

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Footnote 20

Selected Aboriginal languages

The languages shown were selected based on the Aboriginal mother tongues most often reported as single responses in Canada in the 2011 Census of Population.

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Footnote 21

Selected non-Aboriginal languages

The languages shown were selected based on the non-Aboriginal mother tongues (other than English or French) most often reported as single responses in Canada in the 2011 Census of Population.

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Footnote 22

Other languages

This is a subtotal of all languages collected by the census that are not displayed separately here. For a full list of languages collected in the census, please refer to Appendix D in the 2011 Census Dictionary.

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Footnote 23

Official language minority

English is the first official language spoken by Quebec's official language minority, which consists of all individuals with English as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French. French is the first official language spoken by the official language minority in the country overall and in every province and territory outside Quebec, which consists of all individuals with French as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French.

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Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census of Population.

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2012. Canada (Code 01) and Gatineau, Quebec (Code 2481017) (table). Census Profile. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012.
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