Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Huron, County (CD) - Ontario

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Huron, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 58,355 100 58,380 100
English 56,330 96.5 56,295 96.4
French 10 0.0 10 0.0
English and French 1,585 2.7 1,660 2.8
Neither English nor French 440 0.8 425 0.7

Mother tongue3, Huron, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 58,355 100 58,380 100
English 53,260 91.3 53,320 91.3
French 445 0.8 555 1.0
Other languages 4,905 8.4 4,790 8.2
Aboriginal languages 5 0.0 5 0.0
Immigrant languages 4,885 8.4 4,775 8.2

Language spoken at home4, Huron, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 54,290 1,205 485 555 56,525
French 25 30 35 190 280
Other languages 1,795 525 465 1,035 3,820
Aboriginal languages 0 0 5 5 10
Immigrant languages 1,785 525 450 1,010 3,770
2011
English 54,560 1,285 320 555 56,720
French 70 40 30 265 410
Other languages 1,585 505 310 1,085 3,485
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 5
Immigrant languages 1,570 510 305 1,065 3,455

Language of work

English used at work, Huron, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 32,965 98.9 33,925 99.1
Only 32,180 96.6 33,330 97.4
Mostly 495 1.5 335 1.0
Equally with another language 90 0.3 115 0.3
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 200 0.6 155 0.5
No mention 355 1.1 300 0.9
Total population9 33,320 100 34,230 100

French used at work, Huron, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 185 0.6 155 0.5
Only 20 0.1 0 0.0
Mostly 0 0.0 0 0.0
Equally with another language 30 0.1 20 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 125 0.4 135 0.4
No mention 33,140 99.5 34,070 99.5
Total population9 33,320 100 34,230 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 975 2.9 770 2.2
Only 335 1.0 300 0.9
Mostly 190 0.6 150 0.4
Equally with another language 65 0.2 90 0.3
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 385 1.2 230 0.7
No mention 32,350 97.1 33,455 97.7
Total population9 33,320 100 34,230 100

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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