Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Nicolet-Yamaska, Municipalité régionale de comté (CD) - Quebec

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Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Nicolet-Yamaska, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.1 description Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Nicolet-Yamaska, 2006 to 2016

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Nicolet-Yamaska, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 22,585 100 22,350 100
English 20 0.1 25 0.1
French 17,615 78.0 18,050 80.8
English and French 4,920 21.8 4,255 19.0
Neither English nor French 25 0.1 20 0.1

Mother tongue3, Nicolet-Yamaska, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 22,585 100 22,350 100
English 285 1.3 260 1.2
French 22,120 97.9 21,940 98.2
Other languages 285 1.3 240 1.1
Aboriginal languages 0 0.0 5 0.0
Immigrant languages 275 1.2 230 1.0

Language spoken at home4, Nicolet-Yamaska, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 40 65 70 550 725
French 21,600 640 135 90 22,465
Other languages 65 35 80 135 310
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 0 0
Immigrant languages 55 35 65 130 290
2011
English 55 55 45 470 625
French 21,505 535 100 85 22,230
Other languages 55 35 60 95 245
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 0 0
Immigrant languages 50 35 50 85 225

Language of work

English used at work, Nicolet-Yamaska, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 1,540 12.4 1,100 8.8
Only 75 0.6 30 0.2
Mostly 100 0.8 80 0.6
Equally with another language 160 1.3 140 1.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 1,205 9.7 850 6.8
No mention 10,840 87.6 11,425 91.2
Total population9 12,380 100 12,525 100

French used at work, Nicolet-Yamaska, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 12,305 99.4 12,490 99.7
Only 10,770 87.0 11,400 91.0
Mostly 1,250 10.1 855 6.8
Equally with another language 175 1.4 145 1.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 105 0.8 85 0.7
No mention 80 0.6 35 0.3
Total population9 12,380 100 12,525 100

Languages other than English or French used at work, Nicolet-Yamaska, 2006 and 2016

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 80 0.6 30 0.2
Only 0 0.0 0 0.0
Mostly 10 0.1 10 0.1
Equally with another language 15 0.1 10 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 50 0.4 15 0.1
No mention 12,305 99.4 12,495 99.8
Total population9 12,380 100 12,525 100

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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