Data tables, 2016 Census

First Official Language Spoken (7), Language Spoken Most Often at Home (269), Age (15A) and Sex (3) for the Population Excluding Institutional Residents of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2016 Census - 100% Data The letter C inside a yellow triangle - correction

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This table details first official language spoken , language spoken most often at home , age and sex for the population excluding institutional residents in Roussillon
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Language spoken most often at home (269) First official language spoken (7)
Total - First official language spoken English French English and French Neither English nor French Official language minority (number)Footnote 1 Official language minority (percentage)Footnote 2
Total - Language spoken most often at homeFootnote 3 170,835 23,960 140,395 5,735 750 26,825 15.7
Single responses 164,520 22,615 136,890 4,265 750 24,750 15.0
Official languages 155,820 21,510 134,310 0 0 21,505 13.8
English 21,960 20,015 1,950 0 0 20,010 91.1
French 133,850 1,495 132,360 0 0 1,495 1.1
Non-official languages 8,710 1,110 2,580 4,270 750 3,240 37.2
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Ojibway 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Inuit languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Michif 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Non-Aboriginal languages 8,705 1,110 2,580 4,265 750 3,245 37.3
Afro-Asiatic languages 845 70 340 360 70 255 30.2
Berber languages 135 0 75 45 5 25 18.5
Kabyle 95 0 60 30 5 15 15.8
Berber languages, n.i.e. 40 0 15 15 5 5 12.5
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Bilen 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Oromo 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Somali 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Semitic languages 710 70 265 310 65 225 31.7
Amharic 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Arabic 700 65 260 305 65 220 31.4
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Harari 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Hebrew 5 0 0 5 0 5 100.0
Maltese 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tigrigna 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Austro-Asiatic languages 165 20 50 70 20 55 33.3
Khmer (Cambodian) 60 5 25 15 15 10 16.7
Vietnamese 105 15 30 50 5 45 42.9
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Austronesian languages 40 10 15 15 0 15 37.5
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Cebuano 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Fijian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Hiligaynon 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Ilocano 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Malagasy 20 0 15 10 0 5 25.0
Malay 5 0 0 5 0 0 0.0
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 15 10 0 5 0 10 66.7
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Creole languages 165 5 60 90 10 50 30.3
Haitian Creole 5 0 5 5 0 0 0.0
Creole, n.o.s. 160 5 55 85 5 45 28.1
Creole languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Dravidian languages 25 15 0 10 0 20 80.0
Kannada 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Malayalam 5 0 0 0 0 5 100.0
Tamil 10 5 0 5 0 5 50.0
Telugu 10 10 0 0 0 5 50.0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Indo-European languages 6,270 595 1,880 3,345 450 2,265 36.1
Albanian 5 0 5 0 0 0 0.0
Armenian 10 0 0 5 5 5 50.0
Balto-Slavic languages 1,710 210 460 905 135 665 38.9
Baltic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Latvian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Lithuanian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Slavic languages 1,710 210 460 905 135 660 38.6
Belarusan 5 0 0 5 0 0 0.0
Bosnian 0 0 0 5 0 0 not applicable ...
Bulgarian 220 10 35 160 15 95 43.2
Croatian 20 5 0 15 0 10 50.0
Czech 15 5 5 5 0 5 33.3
Macedonian 5 0 0 5 0 5 100.0
Polish 235 40 30 150 20 115 48.9
Russian 1,095 140 355 505 95 390 35.6
Serbian 25 5 5 10 5 5 20.0
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0 5 0 0 not applicable ...
Slovak 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Slovene (Slovenian) 5 0 0 5 0 5 100.0
Ukrainian 80 5 20 50 5 25 31.3
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Celtic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Scottish Gaelic 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Welsh 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Germanic languages 45 15 5 25 5 30 66.7
Afrikaans 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Danish 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Dutch 5 0 0 0 5 0 0.0
Frisian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
German 45 20 5 20 0 25 55.6
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Norwegian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Swedish 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0 5 0 0 not applicable ...
Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Greek 120 55 0 55 15 85 70.8
Indo-Iranian languages 545 165 65 240 70 285 52.3
Indo-Aryan languages 245 115 10 90 35 160 65.3
Bengali 90 35 5 35 15 55 61.1
Gujarati 10 5 0 10 0 5 50.0
Hindi 10 5 0 5 0 5 50.0
Kashmiri 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Konkani 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Marathi 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Nepali 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Punjabi (Panjabi) 95 55 10 25 10 65 68.4
Sindhi 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 5 5 0 5 0 5 100.0
Urdu 30 15 0 15 5 20 66.7
Iranian languages 290 45 55 150 40 125 43.1
Kurdish 0 0 0 5 0 0 not applicable ...
Pashto 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Persian (Farsi) 280 45 50 150 40 125 44.6
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 5 5 5 100.0
Italic (Romance) languages 3,830 145 1,345 2,110 225 1,200 31.3
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Italian 210 25 55 110 20 80 38.1
Portuguese 380 15 145 205 20 115 30.3
Romanian 975 20 290 620 40 335 34.4
Spanish 2,260 80 855 1,180 150 665 29.4
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Japanese 10 0 0 5 5 5 50.0
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Korean 25 15 0 5 0 15 60.0
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Niger-Congo languages 105 10 40 45 5 35 33.3
Akan (Twi) 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Bamanankan 10 0 10 5 5 0 0.0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Ewe 5 0 0 5 0 0 0.0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Ga 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Ganda 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Igbo 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Lingala 5 0 5 0 5 5 100.0
Rundi (Kirundi) 20 0 15 10 0 5 25.0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 10 5 0 10 0 5 50.0
Shona 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Swahili 5 0 5 0 0 0 0.0
Wolof 20 5 5 10 0 10 50.0
Yoruba 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 20 0 10 10 0 5 25.0
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Dinka 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Sign languages 35 10 15 0 15 10 28.6
American Sign Language 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Quebec Sign Language 15 0 5 0 5 0 0.0
Sign languages, n.i.e 15 5 5 0 5 5 33.3
Sino-Tibetan languages 885 330 135 265 150 470 53.1
Chinese languages 885 335 140 270 150 470 53.1
Cantonese 210 80 15 65 50 110 52.4
Hakka 0 0 0 0 5 0 not applicable ...
Mandarin 630 240 110 195 85 335 53.2
Min Dong 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 10 5 0 5 5 5 50.0
Wu (Shanghainese) 15 5 5 0 5 0 0.0
Chinese, n.o.s. 25 10 5 5 5 10 40.0
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tibeto-Burman languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Burmese 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Karenic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tibetan 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Tai-Kadai languages 15 0 5 5 0 5 33.3
Lao 10 0 5 5 0 0 0.0
Thai 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Turkic languages 100 15 30 35 20 35 35.0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Turkish 60 10 20 25 5 25 41.7
Uyghur 35 5 10 10 10 10 28.6
Uzbek 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Uralic languages 30 15 5 10 0 20 66.7
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Finnish 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Hungarian 35 15 5 10 5 20 57.1
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Multiple responses 6,310 1,340 3,500 1,465 0 2,075 32.9
English and French 2,515 480 1,025 1,015 0 985 39.2
English and non-official language 770 755 15 0 0 755 98.1
French and non-official language 2,305 10 2,295 0 0 10 0.4
English, French and non-official language 720 100 175 455 0 325 45.1

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

The official language minority population of Quebec includes all individuals with English as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French. The official language minority population of the country overall and of every province and territory other than Quebec includes individuals with French as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French.

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Footnote 2

The official language minority population of Quebec includes all individuals with English as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French. The official language minority population of the country overall and of every province and territory other than Quebec includes individuals with French as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French.

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Footnote 3

n.i.e. = not included elsewhere
n.o.s. = not otherwise specified

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016070.

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