Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Northumberland, County (CD) - Ontario

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Northumberland, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 84,200 100 80,340 100
English 78,655 93.4 75,385 93.8
French 15 0.0 20 0.0
English and French 5,420 6.4 4,825 6.0
Neither English nor French 105 0.1 100 0.1

Mother tongue3, Northumberland, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 84,195 100 80,340 100
English 79,015 93.8 75,600 94.1
French 1,420 1.7 1,255 1.6
Other languages 4,250 5.0 3,885 4.8
Aboriginal languages 20 0.0 20 0.0
Immigrant languages 4,200 5.0 3,850 4.8

Language spoken at home4, Northumberland, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 80,300 2,115 640 475 83,535
French 110 155 90 830 1,190
Other languages 545 325 570 1,330 2,775
Aboriginal languages 5 5 5 35 45
Immigrant languages 530 320 560 1,265 2,670
2011
English 76,925 1,965 440 450 79,785
French 135 135 75 735 1,075
Other languages 415 320 385 1,315 2,435
Aboriginal languages 0 0 5 20 30
Immigrant languages 395 315 370 1,275 2,360

Language of work

English used at work, Northumberland, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 44,365 99.8 43,685 99.9
Only 43,455 97.8 42,925 98.1
Mostly 680 1.5 635 1.5
Equally with another language 140 0.3 90 0.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 100 0.2 30 0.1
No mention 70 0.2 60 0.1
Total population9 44,440 100 43,745 100

French used at work, Northumberland, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 680 1.5 595 1.4
Only 30 0.1 30 0.1
Mostly 85 0.2 25 0.1
Equally with another language 50 0.1 75 0.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 515 1.2 465 1.1
No mention 43,760 98.5 43,150 98.6
Total population9 44,440 100 43,745 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 325 0.7 285 0.7
Only 40 0.1 25 0.1
Mostly 10 0.0 0 0.0
Equally with another language 95 0.2 35 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 170 0.4 220 0.5
No mention 44,120 99.3 43,460 99.3
Total population9 44,440 100 43,745 100

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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