Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Port Hope, (CA) - Ontario

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Most common mother tongue languages other than English or French, Port Hope, 2016

Language Number Percentage of population with a mother tongue other than English or French Percentage of total population
German 125 15.8 0.8
Polish 65 8.2 0.4
Dutch 60 7.6 0.4
Spanish 60 7.6 0.4
Italian 55 7.0 0.3

Most common languages other than English or French spoken at home1, Port Hope, 2016

Language Number Percentage of population who spoke at least one language other than English or French at home Percentage of total population
Spanish 75 13.0 0.5
German 45 7.8 0.3
Italian 40 7.0 0.2
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 35 6.1 0.2
Polish 30 5.2 0.2

Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Port Hope, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.1 description Figure 1.1 Official language minority (number and proportion), Port Hope, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Port Hope, 2001 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Rate of English-French bilingualism, Port Hope, 2001 to 2016

Knowledge of official languages, Port Hope, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 16,395 100 15,870 100
English 15,150 92.4 14,815 93.4
French 5 0.0 5 0.0
English and French 1,205 7.3 1,015 6.4
Neither English nor French 35 0.2 30 0.2

Mother tongue4, Port Hope, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 16,390 100 15,865 100
English 15,485 94.5 15,050 94.9
French 240 1.5 230 1.4
Other languages 790 4.8 675 4.3
Aboriginal languages 5 0.0 5 0.0
Immigrant languages 785 4.8 670 4.2

Figure 1.3 Mother tongue other than English or French, Port Hope, 2001 to 2016

Language spoken at home1, Port Hope, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 15,565 435 145 110 16,255
French 15 35 25 205 280
Other languages 125 75 130 240 575
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 5
Immigrant languages 120 75 125 235 555
2011
English 15,140 415 100 95 15,750
French 30 20 20 175 245
Other languages 85 75 85 250 495
Aboriginal languages 0 0 5 5 5
Immigrant languages 80 70 75 240 475

Language of work

English used at work, Port Hope, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 9,020 99.8 9,145 99.8
Only 8,795 97.3 9,000 98.3
Mostly 165 1.8 125 1.4
Equally with another language 40 0.4 0 0.0
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 25 0.3 10 0.1
No mention 15 0.2 15 0.2
Total population9 9,035 100 9,160 100

French used at work, Port Hope, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 175 1.9 110 1.2
Only 0 0.0 10 0.1
Mostly 20 0.2 10 0.1
Equally with another language 10 0.1 10 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 135 1.5 85 0.9
No mention 8,865 98.1 9,050 98.8
Total population9 9,035 100 9,160 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 80 0.9 75 0.8
Only 15 0.2 10 0.1
Mostly 0 0.0 0 0.0
Equally with another language 35 0.4 15 0.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 25 0.3 55 0.6
No mention 8,960 99.2 9,085 99.2
Total population9 9,035 100 9,160 100

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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revised
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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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