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2011 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations

Topic-based tabulation: Detailed Mother Tongue (232), Knowledge of Official Languages (5), Age Groups (17A) and Sex (3) for the Population Excluding Institutional Residents of Canada, Provinces, Territories and Federal Electoral Districts (2013 Representation Order), 2011 Census

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This table details detailed mother tongue , knowledge of official languages , age groups and sex for the population excluding institutional residents in Brantford--BrantFootnote 1
Detailed mother tongue (232) Knowledge of official languages (5)
Total - Knowledge of official languages English only French only English and French Neither English nor French
Total - Detailed mother tongue 130,740 124,640 35 5,485 575
Single responses 129,590 123,705 35 5,280 575
English 116,225 112,455 0 3,730 35
French 1,320 195 20 1,105 0
Non-official languages 12,040 11,055 10 445 535
Aboriginal languages 395 385 0 10 5
Algonquian languages 35 35 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0
Cree languages 20 15 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 20 20 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0
Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 15 15 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0 0 0
Athapaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0
Wetsuweten 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 0
Tlicho (Dogrib) 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0
Sarcee 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0
Athapaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 355 340 0 10 0
Mohawk 140 135 0 5 0
Cayuga 170 165 0 0 0
Oneida 10 10 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 30 30 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0
Gitksan 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth) 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 5 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun 0 0 0 0 0
Inuvialuktun 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 0 0
Romance languages 2,615 2,325 5 145 140
Italian 1,335 1,200 5 70 60
Portuguese 715 655 0 25 35
Romanian 130 100 0 20 5
Spanish 435 365 0 25 40
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0
Romance languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages 1,880 1,800 0 70 10
Dutch 950 915 0 25 5
Flemish 50 45 0 5 0
Frisian 40 40 0 0 0
German 775 730 0 35 5
Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0
Scandinavian languages 60 55 0 5 0
Danish 40 40 0 0 0
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0 0 0
Swedish 10 15 0 0 0
Afrikaans 15 15 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages 15 15 0 5 0
Gaelic languages 10 5 0 0 0
Welsh 5 5 0 0 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Slavic languages 2,620 2,455 0 80 80
Belarusian (Byelorussian) 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 10 5 0 0 0
Bulgarian 10 10 0 5 0
Croatian 105 100 0 0 5
Czech 45 40 0 0 0
Macedonian 10 10 0 0 0
Polish 1,760 1,645 0 50 70
Russian 80 70 0 5 5
Serbian 110 100 0 5 0
Serbo-Croatian 10 10 0 0 0
Slovak 90 85 0 5 0
Slovenian 30 25 0 0 0
Ukrainian 345 340 0 5 0
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 15 15 0 0 0
Baltic languages 35 30 0 5 0
Latvian 10 10 0 0 0
Lithuanian 15 20 0 0 0
Greek 170 150 0 15 5
Armenian 30 25 0 5 5
Albanian 40 35 0 5 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0
Finno-Ugric languages 725 695 0 15 10
Estonian 20 15 0 0 0
Finnish 25 25 0 0 0
Hungarian 680 655 0 15 10
Turkic languages 30 25 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0
Turkish 30 30 0 0 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages 350 305 0 30 15
Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 20 20 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 0 0
Somali 20 20 0 0 0
Semitic languages 330 285 0 25 15
Amharic 0 0 0 0 0
Arabic 265 230 0 25 15
Hebrew 0 0 0 0 0
Maltese 60 55 0 0 0
Tigrigna 5 5 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-Iranian languages 1,300 1,175 5 35 90
Indo-Aryan languages 1,215 1,100 0 30 80
Bengali 20 20 0 0 0
Gujarati 205 180 0 10 20
Hindi 100 100 0 0 0
Konkani 0 5 0 0 0
Marathi 20 20 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 600 525 0 15 60
Sindhi 5 0 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 10 10 0 0 0
Urdu 250 235 0 5 10
Nepali 5 0 0 0 0
Iranian languages 75 65 0 0 5
Kurdish 0 0 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 70 65 0 5 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 10 10 0 0 0
Dravidian languages 95 90 0 0 5
Kannada 0 5 0 0 0
Malayalam 15 15 0 0 0
Tamil 35 25 0 0 0
Telugu 45 45 0 0 0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Japanese 40 35 0 0 5
Korean 160 145 0 5 15
Sino-Tibetan languages 520 450 0 10 60
Chinese languages 515 440 0 15 60
Cantonese 125 100 0 5 20
Chaochow (Teochow) 0 0 0 0 0
Fukien 5 0 0 0 0
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 90 80 0 0 10
Shanghainese 0 0 0 0 0
Taiwanese 10 10 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 295 255 0 10 25
Tibetan languages 0 0 0 0 0
Burmese 5 5 0 0 0
Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Tai languages 50 50 0 0 0
Lao 50 45 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 0 0 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 535 455 5 10 70
Khmer (Cambodian) 30 20 0 0 5
Vietnamese 515 435 0 10 70
Malayo-Polynesian languages 335 335 0 5 0
Bisayan languages 15 15 0 0 0
Ilocano 10 10 0 0 0
Malay 10 5 0 0 0
Pampango 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 295 290 0 5 5
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0 0 0
Fijian 10 5 0 0 0
Pangasinan 5 0 0 0 0
Malayo-Polynesian languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 50 50 0 5 0
Akan (Twi) 10 10 0 0 0
Bantu languages 30 25 0 0 5
Lingala 0 0 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 0 0
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0 0 0
Shona 15 15 0 0 0
Swahili 5 5 0 0 0
Ganda 0 5 0 0 0
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 0 0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0
Igbo 0 5 0 0 0
Wolof 0 0 0 0 0
Bamanankan 0 0 0 0 0
Ewe 0 0 0 0 0
Ga 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 10 10 0 0 0
African languages, n.i.e. 0 5 0 0 0
Creoles 20 5 0 15 0
Non-verbal languages 30 20 0 0 10
American Sign Language 10 5 0 0 5
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e. 20 15 0 0 5
Other languages 0 0 0 0 0
Multiple responses 1,145 935 5 205 5
English and French 210 60 0 145 0
English and non-official language 870 840 0 35 0
French and non-official language 50 35 5 10 0
English, French and non-official language 20 5 0 15 0

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Data quality index showing a global non response rate higher than or equal to 5% but lower than 10%.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-314-XCB2011055.

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