Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Lévis, Territoire équivalent (CD) - Quebec

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Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Lévis, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.1 description Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Lévis, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Lévis, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Lévis, 2006 to 2016

Knowledge of official languages, Lévis, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 142,235 100 137,195 100
English 160 0.1 135 0.1
French 91,940 64.6 92,895 67.7
English and French 50,045 35.2 44,120 32.2
Neither English nor French 90 0.1 45 0.0

Mother tongue3, Lévis, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 142,235 100 137,195 100
English 1,875 1.3 1,845 1.3
French 138,955 97.7 134,545 98.1
Other languages 2,240 1.6 1,485 1.1
Aboriginal languages 10 0.0 15 0.0
Immigrant languages 2,215 1.6 1,440 1.0

Language spoken at home4, Lévis, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 290 610 570 5,875 7,340
French 132,880 6,590 1,050 1,025 141,555
Other languages 330 465 575 1,060 2,430
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 10
Immigrant languages 315 465 565 1,055 2,390
2011
English 290 585 455 4,860 6,190
French 129,700 5,375 715 885 136,675
Other languages 190 330 345 740 1,600
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 15
Immigrant languages 170 325 330 720 1,545

Language of work

English used at work, Lévis, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 17,255 20.3 14,725 18.4
Only 330 0.4 305 0.4
Mostly 1,140 1.3 845 1.1
Equally with another language 1,705 2.0 970 1.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 14,075 16.5 12,605 15.8
No mention 67,870 79.7 65,235 81.6
Total population9 85,125 100 79,955 100

French used at work, Lévis, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 84,770 99.6 79,600 99.6
Only 67,695 79.5 65,105 81.4
Mostly 14,180 16.7 12,685 15.9
Equally with another language 1,735 2.0 980 1.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 1,165 1.4 835 1.0
No mention 355 0.4 355 0.4
Total population9 85,125 100 79,955 100

Languages other than English or French used at work, Lévis, 2006 and 2016

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 375 0.4 315 0.4
Only 10 0.0 35 0.0
Mostly 30 0.0 0 0.0
Equally with another language 85 0.1 20 0.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 245 0.3 255 0.3
No mention 84,750 99.6 79,645 99.6
Total population9 85,125 100 79,955 100

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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revised
E
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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