Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

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

Kenora, (CA) - Ontario

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

Language Number Percentage of population with a mother tongue other than English or French Percentage of total population
Ojibway 205 25.0 1.4
German 130 15.9 0.9
Ukrainian 95 11.6 0.6
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 65 7.9 0.4
Polish 40 4.9 0.3

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

Language Number Percentage of population who spoke at least one language other than English or French at home Percentage of total population
Ojibway 245 39.8 1.7
German 55 8.9 0.4
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 50 8.1 0.3
Ukrainian 30 4.9 0.2
Italian 30 4.9 0.2

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

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

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

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

Knowledge of official languages, Kenora, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 14,825 100 15,065 100
English 13,770 92.9 14,030 93.1
French 0 0.0 0 0.0
English and French 1,040 7.0 1,020 6.8
Neither English nor French 15 0.1 10 0.1

Mother tongue4, Kenora, 2011 and 2016

Language 2016 2011
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 14,830 100 15,065 100
English 13,855 93.4 13,890 92.2
French 315 2.1 360 2.4
Other languages 820 5.5 945 6.3
Aboriginal languages 235 1.6 300 2.0
Immigrant languages 580 3.9 650 4.3

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

Language spoken at home1, Kenora, 2011 and 2016

Language Only5 Mostly6 Equally7 Regularly8 Total
2016
English 13,965 495 170 80 14,710
French 15 15 15 205 255
Other languages 100 65 155 295 615
Aboriginal languages 20 25 85 140 265
Immigrant languages 70 35 70 160 340
2011
English 14,170 560 125 105 14,955
French 15 20 25 195 255
Other languages 95 90 100 375 660
Aboriginal languages 40 50 45 165 290
Immigrant languages 45 40 55 210 355

Language of work

English used at work, Kenora, 2006 and 2016

English used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 8,700 99.9 9,020 99.7
Only 8,445 97.0 8,750 96.7
Mostly 190 2.2 210 2.3
Equally with another language 25 0.3 30 0.3
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 45 0.5 30 0.3
No mention 0 0.0 30 0.3
Total population9 8,705 100 9,050 100

French used at work, Kenora, 2006 and 2016

French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 135 1.6 165 1.8
Only 0 0.0 10 0.1
Mostly 40 0.5 25 0.3
Equally with another language 15 0.2 15 0.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 80 0.9 125 1.4
No mention 8,570 98.4 8,885 98.2
Total population9 8,705 100 9,050 100

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

Languages other than English or French used at work 2016 2006
Number Percent Number Percent
All instances 135 1.6 145 1.6
Only 10 0.1 30 0.3
Mostly 10 0.1 0 0.0
Equally with another language 10 0.1 20 0.2
Regularly (in addition to the main language) 115 1.3 90 1.0
No mention 8,570 98.4 8,905 98.4
Total population9 8,705 100 9,050 100

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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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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