Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Rainy River, District (CD) - Ontario

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Rainy River, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 19,850 100 20,145 100
English 19,140 96.4 19,355 96.1
French 5 0.0 10 0.0
English and French 680 3.4 755 3.7
Neither English nor French 25 0.1 20 0.1

Mother tongue3, Rainy River, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 19,850 100 20,140 100
English 18,320 92.3 18,490 91.8
French 300 1.5 365 1.8
Other languages 1,385 7.0 1,395 6.9
Aboriginal languages 635 3.2 555 2.8
Immigrant languages 740 3.7 835 4.1

Language spoken at home4, Rainy River, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 18,625 760 165 100 19,650
French 25 20 25 110 170
Other languages 175 80 145 670 1,070
Aboriginal languages 105 40 70 440 655
Immigrant languages 60 45 75 215 395
2011
English 18,920 785 90 220 20,015
French 30 25 25 140 220
Other languages 100 190 65 660 1,025
Aboriginal languages 45 135 10 400 590
Immigrant languages 45 60 60 260 425

Language of work

English used at work, Rainy River, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 10,780 99.7 11,830 99.8
Only 10,445 96.6 11,400 96.2
Mostly 255 2.4 335 2.8
Equally with another language 70 0.6 15 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 15 0.1 80 0.7
No mention 30 0.3 25 0.2
Total population9 10,810 100 11,855 100

French used at work, Rainy River, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 95 0.9 135 1.1
Only 10 0.1 0 0.0
Mostly 10 0.1 10 0.1
Equally with another language 20 0.2 0 0.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 60 0.6 110 0.9
No mention 10,710 99.1 11,715 98.8
Total population9 10,810 100 11,855 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 275 2.5 325 2.7
Only 20 0.2 20 0.2
Mostly 10 0.1 70 0.6
Equally with another language 50 0.5 0 0.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 200 1.9 230 1.9
No mention 10,535 97.5 11,530 97.3
Total population9 10,810 100 11,855 100

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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