Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Rouyn-Noranda, (CA) - Quebec

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Most common mother tongue languages other than English or French, Rouyn-Noranda, 2016

Language Number Percentage of population with a mother tongue other than English or French Percentage of total population
Arabic 210 33.3 0.5
Spanish 85 13.5 0.2
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 40 6.3 0.1
German 25 4.0 0.1
Italian 20 3.2 0.0

Most common languages other than English or French spoken at home1, Rouyn-Noranda, 2016

Language Number Percentage of population who spoke at least one language other than English or French at home Percentage of total population
Arabic 205 32.0 0.5
Spanish 150 23.4 0.4
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 40 6.3 0.1
Creole, n.o.s. 25 3.9 0.1
German 15 2.3 0.0

Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Rouyn-Noranda, 2001 to 2016

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

Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Rouyn-Noranda, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Rouyn-Noranda, 2001 to 2016

Knowledge of official languages, Rouyn-Noranda, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 42,090 100 40,290 100
English 115 0.3 145 0.4
French 27,905 66.3 27,135 67.3
English and French 14,050 33.4 13,000 32.3
Neither English nor French 20 0.0 10 0.0

Mother tongue4, Rouyn-Noranda, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 42,090 100 40,290 100
English 1,125 2.7 1,100 2.7
French 40,735 96.8 39,020 96.8
Other languages 630 1.5 505 1.3
Aboriginal languages 35 0.1 20 0.0
Immigrant languages 590 1.4 480 1.2

Figure 1.3 Mother tongue other than English or French, Rouyn-Noranda, 2001 to 2016

Language spoken at home1, Rouyn-Noranda, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 230 300 260 2,000 2,790
French 38,780 2,220 385 375 41,765
Other languages 65 105 160 310 635
Aboriginal languages 0 5 5 20 25
Immigrant languages 65 100 150 290 600
2011
English 260 300 235 1,830 2,615
French 37,305 1,975 300 350 39,925
Other languages 55 85 105 240 485
Aboriginal languages 10 0 0 5 20
Immigrant languages 30 80 95 235 440

Language of work

English used at work, Rouyn-Noranda, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 5,280 22.0 5,125 23.2
Only 150 0.6 105 0.5
Mostly 320 1.3 270 1.2
Equally with another language 480 2.0 475 2.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 4,330 18.1 4,280 19.4
No mention 18,695 78.0 16,960 76.8
Total population9 23,975 100 22,085 100

French used at work, Rouyn-Noranda, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 23,820 99.4 21,980 99.5
Only 18,670 77.9 16,945 76.7
Mostly 4,355 18.2 4,270 19.3
Equally with another language 475 2.0 485 2.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 320 1.3 275 1.2
No mention 155 0.6 110 0.5
Total population9 23,975 100 22,085 100

Languages other than English or French used at work, Rouyn-Noranda, 2006 and 2016

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 60 0.3 45 0.2
Only 0 0.0 10 0.0
Mostly 0 0.0 0 0.0
Equally with another language 25 0.1 25 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 40 0.2 10 0.0
No mention 23,910 99.7 22,045 99.8
Total population9 23,975 100 22,085 100

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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