Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Thetford Mines, (CA) - Quebec

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Most common mother tongue languages other than English or French, Thetford Mines, 2016

Language Number Percentage of population with a mother tongue other than English or French Percentage of total population
Spanish 110 43.1 0.4
Arabic 25 9.8 0.1
Italian 15 5.9 0.1
Creole, n.o.s. 10 3.9 0.0
Greek 10 3.9 0.0

Most common languages other than English or French spoken at home1, Thetford Mines, 2016

Language Number Percentage of population who spoke at least one language other than English or French at home Percentage of total population
Spanish 160 51.6 0.6
Arabic 30 9.7 0.1
Italian 15 4.8 0.1
Mandarin 15 4.8 0.1
Creole, n.o.s. 10 3.2 0.0

Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Thetford Mines, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.1 description Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Thetford Mines, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Thetford Mines, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Thetford Mines, 2001 to 2016

Knowledge of official languages, Thetford Mines, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 27,870 100 28,290 100
English 35 0.1 25 0.1
French 21,820 78.3 22,530 79.6
English and French 6,005 21.5 5,725 20.2
Neither English nor French 10 0.0 10 0.0

Mother tongue4, Thetford Mines, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 27,870 100 28,285 100
English 440 1.6 450 1.6
French 27,315 98.0 27,690 97.9
Other languages 255 0.9 285 1.0
Aboriginal languages 0 0.0 0 0.0
Immigrant languages 245 0.9 280 1.0

Figure 1.3 Mother tongue other than English or French, Thetford Mines, 2001 to 2016

Language spoken at home1, Thetford Mines, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 95 130 140 855 1,210
French 26,395 945 225 165 27,730
Other languages 40 45 105 120 310
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 0 5
Immigrant languages 30 45 100 110 290
2011
English 80 125 100 850 1,160
French 26,860 925 170 180 28,120
Other languages 65 60 65 115 310
Aboriginal languages 0 0 5 0 5
Immigrant languages 65 60 60 110 300

Language of work

English used at work, Thetford Mines, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 1,725 12.3 1,760 11.6
Only 50 0.4 35 0.2
Mostly 125 0.9 125 0.8
Equally with another language 225 1.6 130 0.9
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 1,325 9.5 1,475 9.7
No mention 12,285 87.7 13,470 88.4
Total population9 14,015 100 15,235 100

French used at work, Thetford Mines, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 13,965 99.6 15,180 99.6
Only 12,270 87.5 13,415 88.1
Mostly 1,325 9.5 1,500 9.8
Equally with another language 245 1.7 130 0.9
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 125 0.9 135 0.9
No mention 50 0.4 55 0.4
Total population9 14,015 100 15,235 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 30 0.2 85 0.6
Only 0 0.0 10 0.1
Mostly 0 0.0 15 0.1
Equally with another language 20 0.1 0 0.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 10 0.1 60 0.4
No mention 13,985 99.8 15,145 99.4
Total population9 14,015 100 15,235 100

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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