Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Joliette, Municipalité régionale de comté (CD) - Quebec

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Joliette, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 65,075 100 62,625 100
English 105 0.2 115 0.2
French 46,975 72.2 46,525 74.3
English and French 17,815 27.4 15,800 25.2
Neither English nor French 180 0.3 180 0.3

Mother tongue3, Joliette, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 65,075 100 62,625 100
English 880 1.4 810 1.3
French 62,960 96.7 60,805 97.1
Other languages 1,710 2.6 1,400 2.2
Aboriginal languages 265 0.4 160 0.3
Immigrant languages 1,420 2.2 1,225 2.0

Language spoken at home4, Joliette, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 125 215 295 1,860 2,495
French 60,930 2,300 620 560 64,415
Other languages 505 375 375 570 1,820
Aboriginal languages 65 100 55 55 275
Immigrant languages 425 280 300 500 1,500
2011
English 125 155 200 1,575 2,055
French 59,240 1,985 440 410 62,075
Other languages 390 280 310 545 1,515
Aboriginal languages 25 30 45 60 160
Immigrant languages 365 245 245 475 1,325

Language of work

English used at work, Joliette, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 4,795 14.3 4,070 13.0
Only 120 0.4 70 0.2
Mostly 320 1.0 210 0.7
Equally with another language 545 1.6 360 1.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 3,805 11.3 3,425 11.0
No mention 28,795 85.7 27,175 87.0
Total population9 33,595 100 31,245 100

French used at work, Joliette, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 33,455 99.6 31,125 99.6
Only 28,610 85.2 27,070 86.6
Mostly 3,915 11.7 3,475 11.1
Equally with another language 595 1.8 365 1.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 340 1.0 215 0.7
No mention 135 0.4 120 0.4
Total population9 33,595 100 31,245 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 315 0.9 165 0.5
Only 10 0.0 35 0.1
Mostly 25 0.1 20 0.1
Equally with another language 75 0.2 10 0.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 205 0.6 105 0.3
No mention 33,280 99.1 31,080 99.5
Total population9 33,595 100 31,245 100

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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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