Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

La Tuque, Territoire équivalent (CD) - Quebec

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, La Tuque, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 14,890 100 14,950 100
English 35 0.2 20 0.1
French 12,105 81.3 12,135 81.2
English and French 2,475 16.6 2,360 15.8
Neither English nor French 275 1.8 435 2.9

Mother tongue3, La Tuque, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 14,890 100 14,955 100
English 285 1.9 250 1.7
French 11,160 74.9 11,300 75.6
Other languages 3,585 24.1 3,505 23.4
Aboriginal languages 3,470 23.3 3,430 22.9
Immigrant languages 120 0.8 75 0.5

Language spoken at home4, La Tuque, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 50 70 70 495 685
French 10,680 655 220 1,490 13,045
Other languages 1,745 1,470 155 250 3,615
Aboriginal languages 1,730 1,450 125 205 3,505
Immigrant languages 20 20 25 45 110
2011
English 30 75 45 405 560
French 10,890 620 105 1,115 12,725
Other languages 2,185 1,050 65 235 3,530
Aboriginal languages 2,175 1,040 50 195 3,465
Immigrant languages 5 10 15 35 65

Language of work

English used at work, La Tuque, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 565 8.3 640 8.6
Only 15 0.2 60 0.8
Mostly 60 0.9 35 0.5
Equally with another language 75 1.1 55 0.7
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 415 6.1 490 6.6
No mention 6,215 91.7 6,840 91.5
Total population9 6,780 100 7,475 100

French used at work, La Tuque, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 6,630 97.8 7,205 96.4
Only 5,170 76.3 5,845 78.2
Mostly 660 9.7 695 9.3
Equally with another language 110 1.6 120 1.6
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 685 10.1 555 7.4
No mention 150 2.2 275 3.7
Total population9 6,780 100 7,475 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 1,065 15.7 1,020 13.6
Only 130 1.9 215 2.9
Mostly 625 9.2 520 7.0
Equally with another language 45 0.7 65 0.9
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 260 3.8 225 3.0
No mention 5,715 84.3 6,460 86.4
Total population9 6,780 100 7,475 100

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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