Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Dolbeau-Mistassini, (CA) - Quebec

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Most common mother tongue languages other than English or French, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2016

Language Number Percentage of population with a mother tongue other than English or French Percentage of total population
Arabic 10 18.2 0.1
Spanish 10 18.2 0.1
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 10 18.2 0.1

Most common languages other than English or French spoken at home1, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2016

Language Number Percentage of population who spoke at least one language other than English or French at home Percentage of total population
Spanish 25 33.3 0.2
Rundi (Kirundi) 10 13.3 0.1
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 10 13.3 0.1

Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.1 description Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2001 to 2016

Knowledge of official languages, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 15,220 100 15,670 100
English 5 0.0 5 0.0
French 12,950 85.1 13,530 86.3
English and French 2,260 14.8 2,130 13.6
Neither English nor French 0 0.0 0 0.0

Mother tongue4, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 15,215 100 15,665 100
English 90 0.6 90 0.6
French 15,110 99.3 15,550 99.3
Other languages 60 0.4 55 0.4
Aboriginal languages 0 0.0 10 0.1
Immigrant languages 50 0.3 50 0.3

Figure 1.3 Mother tongue other than English or French, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2001 to 2016

Language spoken at home1, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 5 10 20 255 295
French 14,865 275 40 20 15,205
Other languages 10 10 25 35 75
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 0 0
Immigrant languages 10 5 20 30 70
2011
English 15 15 15 160 215
French 15,395 200 25 20 15,645
Other languages 10 5 5 45 65
Aboriginal languages 0 0 5 5 5
Immigrant languages 5 5 10 35 55

Language of work

English used at work, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 405 5.1 485 5.8
Only 20 0.3 15 0.2
Mostly 35 0.4 50 0.6
Equally with another language 50 0.6 45 0.5
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 305 3.9 380 4.6
No mention 7,470 94.7 7,835 94.2
Total population9 7,885 100 8,315 100

French used at work, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 7,865 99.7 8,295 99.8
Only 7,475 94.8 7,830 94.2
Mostly 305 3.9 380 4.6
Equally with another language 50 0.6 40 0.5
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 35 0.4 45 0.5
No mention 20 0.3 15 0.2
Total population9 7,885 100 8,315 100

Languages other than English or French used at work, Dolbeau-Mistassini, 2006 and 2016

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 0 0.0 0 0.0
Only 0 0.0 0 0.0
Mostly 0 0.0 0 0.0
Equally with another language 0 0.0 0 0.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 0 0.0 0 0.0
No mention 7,880 99.9 8,315 100.0
Total population9 7,885 100 8,315 100

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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