Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Le Granit, Municipalité régionale de comté (CD) - Quebec

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Le Granit, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 21,205 100 22,070 100
English 30 0.1 25 0.1
French 16,675 78.6 17,700 80.2
English and French 4,490 21.2 4,345 19.7
Neither English nor French 15 0.1 5 0.0

Mother tongue3, Le Granit, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 21,205 100 22,070 100
English 340 1.6 350 1.6
French 20,815 98.2 21,720 98.4
Other languages 150 0.7 95 0.4
Aboriginal languages 0 0.0 0 0.0
Immigrant languages 155 0.7 95 0.4

Language spoken at home4, Le Granit, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 70 85 80 630 865
French 20,210 670 105 100 21,090
Other languages 45 15 40 65 160
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 0 0
Immigrant languages 40 15 35 65 160
2011
English 65 90 70 520 740
French 21,240 550 95 100 21,980
Other languages 20 10 25 45 110
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 0 0
Immigrant languages 20 15 25 45 105

Language of work

English used at work, Le Granit, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 1,475 12.8 1,640 13.1
Only 40 0.3 65 0.5
Mostly 90 0.8 180 1.4
Equally with another language 145 1.3 135 1.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 1,205 10.5 1,260 10.0
No mention 10,025 87.2 10,920 86.9
Total population9 11,500 100 12,560 100

French used at work, Le Granit, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 11,460 99.7 12,480 99.4
Only 9,995 86.9 10,880 86.6
Mostly 1,230 10.7 1,275 10.2
Equally with another language 140 1.2 140 1.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 95 0.8 180 1.4
No mention 40 0.3 80 0.6
Total population9 11,500 100 12,560 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 40 0.3 45 0.4
Only 0 0.0 10 0.1
Mostly 10 0.1 0 0.0
Equally with another language 0 0.0 10 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 30 0.3 20 0.2
No mention 11,460 99.7 12,515 99.6
Total population9 11,500 100 12,560 100

Symbols:

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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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