Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Woodstock, (CA) - Ontario

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

Language Number Percentage of population with a mother tongue other than English or French Percentage of total population
Dutch 540 14.5 1.3
Polish 525 14.1 1.3
Portuguese 350 9.4 0.9
German 270 7.3 0.7
Spanish 205 5.5 0.5

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

Language Number Percentage of population who spoke at least one language other than English or French at home Percentage of total population
Polish 420 15.2 1.0
Portuguese 245 8.8 0.6
Spanish 230 8.3 0.6
Dutch 220 7.9 0.5
Italian 135 4.9 0.3

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Woodstock, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 40,280 100 37,285 100
English 37,850 94.0 35,245 94.5
French 20 0.0 20 0.1
English and French 2,235 5.5 1,910 5.1
Neither English nor French 180 0.4 115 0.3

Mother tongue4, Woodstock, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 40,280 100 37,285 100
English 36,320 90.2 33,805 90.7
French 625 1.6 560 1.5
Other languages 3,720 9.2 3,210 8.6
Aboriginal languages 15 0.0 5 0.0
Immigrant languages 3,695 9.2 3,195 8.6

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

Language spoken at home1, Woodstock, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 36,870 1,435 665 565 39,530
French 65 70 60 490 685
Other languages 675 495 620 980 2,770
Aboriginal languages 5 0 0 5 15
Immigrant languages 660 495 605 955 2,720
2011
English 34,350 1,405 430 515 36,700
French 70 70 50 420 605
Other languages 510 450 405 1,015 2,380
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 5
Immigrant languages 505 455 385 1,000 2,340

Language of work

English used at work, Woodstock, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 22,765 99.7 20,590 99.9
Only 22,280 97.6 20,020 97.1
Mostly 340 1.5 455 2.2
Equally with another language 75 0.3 50 0.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 60 0.3 65 0.3
No mention 65 0.3 25 0.1
Total population9 22,835 100 20,610 100

French used at work, Woodstock, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 315 1.4 310 1.5
Only 55 0.2 30 0.1
Mostly 55 0.2 35 0.2
Equally with another language 35 0.2 25 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 170 0.7 225 1.1
No mention 22,520 98.6 20,300 98.5
Total population9 22,835 100 20,610 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 240 1.1 305 1.5
Only 15 0.1 0 0.0
Mostly 10 0.0 25 0.1
Equally with another language 40 0.2 25 0.1
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 175 0.8 250 1.2
No mention 22,595 98.9 20,310 98.5
Total population9 22,835 100 20,610 100

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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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