Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Hastings, County (CD) - Ontario

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Hastings, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 134,750 100 133,325 100
English 125,665 93.3 124,790 93.6
French 190 0.1 160 0.1
English and French 8,550 6.3 8,100 6.1
Neither English nor French 340 0.3 280 0.2

Mother tongue3, Hastings, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 134,750 100 133,325 100
English 125,395 93.1 124,510 93.4
French 3,440 2.6 3,175 2.4
Other languages 6,885 5.1 6,410 4.8
Aboriginal languages 90 0.1 55 0.0
Immigrant languages 6,620 4.9 6,210 4.7

Language spoken at home4, Hastings, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 125,980 3,755 1,405 1,590 132,730
French 655 705 310 1,635 3,300
Other languages 1,330 900 1,155 2,245 5,630
Aboriginal languages 30 5 20 195 255
Immigrant languages 1,185 875 1,005 1,910 4,975
2011
English 125,740 3,430 945 1,465 131,580
French 605 635 190 1,360 2,790
Other languages 1,125 845 795 2,180 4,940
Aboriginal languages 10 0 15 70 100
Immigrant languages 1,010 820 685 1,985 4,500

Language of work

English used at work, Hastings, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 70,315 99.7 71,045 99.8
Only 67,575 95.8 68,830 96.7
Mostly 2,100 3.0 1,780 2.5
Equally with another language 350 0.5 255 0.4
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 290 0.4 175 0.2
No mention 190 0.3 170 0.2
Total population9 70,510 100 71,215 100

French used at work, Hastings, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 2,280 3.2 1,760 2.5
Only 125 0.2 115 0.2
Mostly 195 0.3 115 0.2
Equally with another language 250 0.4 170 0.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 1,710 2.4 1,365 1.9
No mention 68,235 96.8 69,450 97.5
Total population9 70,510 100 71,215 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 685 1.0 630 0.9
Only 65 0.1 55 0.1
Mostly 95 0.1 65 0.1
Equally with another language 110 0.2 85 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 415 0.6 425 0.6
No mention 69,820 99.0 70,585 99.1
Total population9 70,510 100 71,215 100

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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