Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

The letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data

L'Islet, Municipalité régionale de comté (CD) - Quebec

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Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), L'Islet, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.1 description Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), L'Islet, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, L'Islet, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, L'Islet, 2006 to 2016

Knowledge of official languages, L'Islet, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 17,495 100 18,280 100
English 5 0.0 20 0.1
French 14,880 85.1 15,785 86.4
English and French 2,610 14.9 2,480 13.6
Neither English nor French 5 0.0 0 0.0

Mother tongue3, L'Islet, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 17,495 100 18,280 100
English 90 0.5 90 0.5
French 17,395 99.4 18,190 99.5
Other languages 45 0.3 30 0.2
Aboriginal languages 0 0.0 0 0.0
Immigrant languages 40 0.2 30 0.2

Language spoken at home4, L'Islet, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 10 20 25 295 350
French 17,085 325 45 25 17,485
Other languages 5 5 20 40 65
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 0
Immigrant languages 0 5 15 40 60
2011
English 20 15 25 245 310
French 17,945 255 35 15 18,255
Other languages 5 5 10 20 35
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 0 0
Immigrant languages 5 0 15 20 35

Language of work

English used at work, L'Islet, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 970 10.0 850 8.4
Only 15 0.2 10 0.1
Mostly 70 0.7 55 0.5
Equally with another language 125 1.3 120 1.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 765 7.9 670 6.6
No mention 8,730 90.0 9,300 91.6
Total population9 9,705 100 10,150 100

French used at work, L'Islet, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 9,685 99.8 10,140 99.9
Only 8,710 89.7 9,285 91.5
Mostly 790 8.1 680 6.7
Equally with another language 125 1.3 125 1.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 65 0.7 55 0.5
No mention 15 0.2 10 0.1
Total population9 9,705 100 10,150 100

Languages other than English or French used at work, L'Islet, 2006 and 2016

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 40 0.4 25 0.2
Only 0 0.0 0 0.0
Mostly 0 0.0 0 0.0
Equally with another language 0 0.0 0 0.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 35 0.4 20 0.2
No mention 9,665 99.6 10,120 99.7
Total population9 9,705 100 10,150 100

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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revised
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use with caution

Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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