Data tables, 2016 Census

Mother Tongue (8), Language Spoken Most Often at Home (8), Other Language Spoken Regularly at Home (9), First Official Language Spoken (5), Immigrant Status and Period of Immigration (11) and Age (12) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details mother tongue , language spoken most often at home , other language spoken regularly at home , first official language spoken , immigrant status and period of immigration and age for the population in private households in Quebec / Québec
Data quality
Mother tongue (8) Language spoken most often at home (8)
Total - Language spoken most often at home English French Non-official language English and French English and non-official language French and non-official language English, French and non-official language
Total - Mother tongue 7,965,455 780,750 6,283,305 588,890 82,940 53,420 137,280 38,870
English 598,050 515,945 54,565 7,740 13,640 4,425 245 1,485
French 6,129,855 71,515 5,978,855 16,610 35,245 435 23,025 4,165
Non-official language 1,062,895 162,985 198,555 551,190 8,680 38,305 82,575 20,610
English and French 67,995 16,080 26,365 1,155 22,405 305 390 1,290
English and non-official language 25,730 10,165 750 3,440 620 8,690 285 1,780
French and non-official language 64,900 1,290 22,105 6,585 1,050 255 29,630 3,985
English, French and non-official language 16,035 2,765 2,105 2,170 1,295 1,010 1,135 5,555

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Immigrant status refers to whether the person is a non-immigrant, an immigrant or a non-permanent resident.

Period of immigration refers to the period in which the immigrant first obtained landed immigrant or permanent resident status.

For more information on immigration variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Place of Birth, Generation Status, Citizenship and Immigration Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016194.

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