Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Prescott and Russell, United counties (CD) - Ontario

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

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

Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Prescott and Russell, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Prescott and Russell, 2006 to 2016

Knowledge of official languages, Prescott and Russell, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 88,265 100 84,345 100
English 18,590 21.1 17,505 20.8
French 10,080 11.4 10,780 12.8
English and French 59,515 67.4 55,990 66.4
Neither English nor French 80 0.1 65 0.1

Mother tongue3, Prescott and Russell, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 88,265 100 84,340 100
English 29,840 33.8 27,700 32.8
French 57,420 65.1 55,610 65.9
Other languages 3,045 3.4 2,695 3.2
Aboriginal languages 20 0.0 15 0.0
Immigrant languages 3,000 3.4 2,675 3.2

Language spoken at home4, Prescott and Russell, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 25,855 8,505 2,550 15,000 51,905
French 35,620 14,800 2,300 7,785 60,500
Other languages 445 400 545 1,260 2,655
Aboriginal languages 0 0 10 10 25
Immigrant languages 415 400 525 1,210 2,550
2011
English 24,165 7,425 1,970 13,830 47,390
French 36,300 13,635 1,795 6,810 58,535
Other languages 370 405 380 1,070 2,230
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 10
Immigrant languages 355 405 365 1,040 2,170

Language of work

English used at work, Prescott and Russell, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 44,570 87.2 39,015 83.5
Only 13,335 26.1 10,830 23.2
Mostly 12,555 24.6 10,005 21.4
Equally with another language 4,940 9.7 3,660 7.8
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 13,750 26.9 14,520 31.1
No mention 6,520 12.8 7,725 16.5
Total population9 51,090 100 46,740 100

French used at work, Prescott and Russell, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 37,565 73.5 35,740 76.5
Only 6,460 12.6 7,685 16.4
Mostly 13,735 26.9 14,445 30.9
Equally with another language 4,895 9.6 3,635 7.8
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 12,480 24.4 9,970 21.3
No mention 13,525 26.5 11,000 23.5
Total population9 51,090 100 46,740 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 335 0.7 245 0.5
Only 20 0.0 30 0.1
Mostly 45 0.1 85 0.2
Equally with another language 95 0.2 25 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 180 0.4 100 0.2
No mention 50,755 99.3 46,495 99.5
Total population9 51,090 100 46,740 100

Symbols:

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not applicable
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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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