Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Oxford, County (CD) - Ontario

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Oxford, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 109,720 100 104,760 100
English 104,690 95.4 100,220 95.7
French 30 0.0 35 0.0
English and French 4,570 4.2 4,130 3.9
Neither English nor French 435 0.4 375 0.4

Mother tongue3, Oxford, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 109,725 100 104,760 100
English 99,025 90.2 94,500 90.2
French 1,275 1.2 1,265 1.2
Other languages 10,280 9.4 9,740 9.3
Aboriginal languages 20 0.0 5 0.0
Immigrant languages 10,220 9.3 9,695 9.3

Language spoken at home4, Oxford, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 100,955 3,955 1,545 1,315 107,765
French 105 125 115 905 1,250
Other languages 1,840 1,200 1,455 3,115 7,610
Aboriginal languages 5 0 5 10 15
Immigrant languages 1,805 1,195 1,420 3,075 7,490
2011
English 96,535 4,085 1,015 1,335 102,970
French 125 145 120 835 1,225
Other languages 1,650 1,200 930 3,355 7,140
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 10 15
Immigrant languages 1,620 1,195 890 3,305 7,010

Language of work

English used at work, Oxford, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 63,270 99.7 59,905 99.8
Only 61,640 97.1 58,345 97.2
Mostly 1,175 1.9 1,130 1.9
Equally with another language 190 0.3 170 0.3
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 265 0.4 270 0.4
No mention 195 0.3 120 0.2
Total population9 63,465 100 60,025 100

French used at work, Oxford, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 680 1.1 590 1.0
Only 95 0.1 50 0.1
Mostly 90 0.1 55 0.1
Equally with another language 55 0.1 60 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 440 0.7 430 0.7
No mention 62,785 98.9 59,430 99.0
Total population9 63,465 100 60,025 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 1,165 1.8 1,135 1.9
Only 105 0.2 70 0.1
Mostly 175 0.3 215 0.4
Equally with another language 150 0.2 120 0.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 735 1.2 730 1.2
No mention 62,300 98.2 58,885 98.1
Total population9 63,465 100 60,025 100

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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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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