Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Montcalm, Municipalité régionale de comté (CD) - Quebec

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Montcalm, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 52,210 100 48,005 100
English 115 0.2 85 0.2
French 37,015 70.9 34,730 72.3
English and French 15,035 28.8 13,145 27.4
Neither English nor French 50 0.1 40 0.1

Mother tongue3, Montcalm, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 52,210 100 48,010 100
English 1,130 2.2 1,080 2.2
French 50,650 97.0 46,660 97.2
Other languages 930 1.8 675 1.4
Aboriginal languages 0 0.0 5 0.0
Immigrant languages 905 1.7 650 1.4

Language spoken at home4, Montcalm, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 290 290 350 1,980 2,910
French 48,610 2,265 480 365 51,720
Other languages 135 110 230 460 945
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 0
Immigrant languages 120 105 225 445 900
2011
English 245 255 300 1,600 2,395
French 45,100 1,805 400 280 47,580
Other languages 135 65 145 355 690
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 5
Immigrant languages 120 60 130 345 660

Language of work

English used at work, Montcalm, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 5,840 20.1 4,485 19.7
Only 195 0.7 100 0.4
Mostly 320 1.1 280 1.2
Equally with another language 790 2.7 540 2.4
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 4,525 15.6 3,570 15.7
No mention 23,225 79.9 18,305 80.3
Total population9 29,060 100 22,790 100

French used at work, Montcalm, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 28,850 99.3 22,665 99.5
Only 23,110 79.5 18,260 80.1
Mostly 4,595 15.8 3,595 15.8
Equally with another language 810 2.8 540 2.4
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 330 1.1 275 1.2
No mention 210 0.7 125 0.5
Total population9 29,060 100 22,790 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 205 0.7 90 0.4
Only 10 0.0 15 0.1
Mostly 15 0.1 10 0.0
Equally with another language 30 0.1 15 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 150 0.5 55 0.2
No mention 28,855 99.3 22,700 99.6
Total population9 29,060 100 22,790 100

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
r
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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