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 Division No. 11
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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 3 699,295 663,455 22,225 2,870 10,740 23,660 3.4
Single responses 650,050 616,640 20,765 1,905 10,740 21,720 3.3
Official languages 558,485 537,965 20,520 0 0 20,520 3.7
English 549,040 537,635 11,400 0 0 11,400 2.1
French 9,445 325 9,120 0 0 9,120 96.6
Non-official languages 91,570 78,675 245 1,910 10,740 1,200 1.3
Aboriginal languages 925 895 0 15 20 5 0.5
Algonquian languages 900 870 0 15 20 5 0.6
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Cree-Montagnais languages 255 245 0 10 5 5 2.0
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 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Plains Cree 5 5 0 5 0 0 0.0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Swampy Cree 50 45 0 0 0 0 0.0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Cree, n.o.s. 200 190 0 5 5 5 2.5
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 645 625 0 5 15 0 0.0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Ojibway 360 350 0 5 10 5 1.4
Oji-Cree 285 275 0 0 10 0 0.0
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 5 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 10 15 0 0 0 0 0.0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Iroquoian languages 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
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 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
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 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
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 90,645 77,785 245 1,890 10,720 1,195 1.3
Afro-Asiatic languages 6,320 4,580 35 310 1,400 195 3.1
Berber languages 20 10 0 10 5 5 25.0
Kabyle 15 5 0 5 5 5 33.3
Berber languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Cushitic languages 1,140 930 0 20 185 15 1.3
Bilen 100 85 0 0 10 0 0.0
Oromo 205 180 0 0 25 0 0.0
Somali 830 660 0 20 145 15 1.8
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 10 0 0 0 5 0 0.0
Semitic languages 5,145 3,625 35 275 1,210 175 3.4
Amharic 875 820 5 5 40 5 0.6
Arabic 2,835 1,620 30 260 930 165 5.8
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Harari 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Hebrew 340 315 0 5 15 0 0.0
Maltese 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Tigrigna 1,080 855 0 5 215 5 0.5
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 20 20 0 0 0 0 0.0
Austro-Asiatic languages 2,785 2,175 15 40 555 35 1.3
Khmer (Cambodian) 125 70 0 0 50 5 4.0
Vietnamese 2,660 2,105 15 40 505 30 1.1
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Austronesian languages 24,745 24,075 5 100 575 55 0.2
Bikol 25 25 0 0 0 0 0.0
Cebuano 345 340 0 0 0 0 0.0
Fijian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Hiligaynon 125 115 0 0 5 0 0.0
Ilocano 365 355 0 0 10 0 0.0
Malagasy 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Malay 50 50 0 0 5 0 0.0
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 230 230 0 0 5 0 0.0
Pangasinan 30 30 0 0 0 0 0.0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 23,540 22,900 5 95 545 50 0.2
Waray-Waray 15 10 0 0 0 0 0.0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 20 20 0 0 0 0 0.0
Creole languages 195 125 15 35 20 35 17.9
Haitian Creole 10 0 0 5 0 5 50.0
Creole, n.o.s. 85 45 10 25 10 25 29.4
Creole languages, n.i.e. 105 80 0 10 10 0 0.0
Dravidian languages 580 540 0 5 35 5 0.9
Kannada 40 35 0 0 5 0 0.0
Malayalam 260 240 0 0 15 0 0.0
Tamil 205 195 0 0 10 5 2.4
Telugu 75 75 0 0 5 0 0.0
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 38,455 32,855 50 955 4,600 530 1.4
Albanian 150 135 0 0 15 5 3.3
Armenian 20 10 0 5 0 5 25.0
Balto-Slavic languages 8,315 7,250 10 225 835 120 1.4
Baltic languages 15 15 0 0 5 0 0.0
Latvian 10 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Lithuanian 10 10 0 0 0 0 0.0
Slavic languages 8,300 7,235 5 225 835 120 1.4
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Bosnian 285 255 5 5 20 0 0.0
Bulgarian 60 55 0 5 10 5 8.3
Croatian 270 250 0 5 20 0 0.0
Czech 95 90 0 5 5 0 0.0
Macedonian 75 65 0 0 5 5 6.7
Polish 1,655 1,440 0 20 200 15 0.9
Russian 3,610 3,110 5 85 410 50 1.4
Serbian 330 285 0 20 25 15 4.5
Serbo-Croatian 90 80 0 5 0 0 0.0
Slovak 60 50 0 10 0 5 8.3
Slovene (Slovenian) 50 50 0 0 0 0 0.0
Ukrainian 1,700 1,500 0 70 135 35 2.1
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 10 5 0 0 5 0 0.0
Celtic languages 5 10 0 0 0 5 100.0
Scottish Gaelic 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Welsh 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Germanic languages 1,635 1,525 5 50 60 30 1.8
Afrikaans 50 50 0 0 0 0 0.0
Danish 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Dutch 65 55 0 5 5 5 7.7
Frisian 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
German 1,475 1,375 5 35 60 25 1.7
Icelandic 10 10 0 0 0 0 0.0
Norwegian 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Swedish 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Vlaams (Flemish) 5 0 0 5 0 0 0.0
Yiddish 10 10 0 0 0 0 0.0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Greek 480 435 0 15 30 10 2.1
Indo-Iranian languages 20,750 17,800 15 270 2,660 150 0.7
Indo-Aryan languages 19,040 16,400 10 225 2,405 125 0.7
Bengali 660 600 0 20 40 5 0.8
Gujarati 1,320 1,175 0 15 130 5 0.4
Hindi 1,200 1,105 0 25 75 10 0.8
Kashmiri 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Konkani 10 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Marathi 30 25 0 0 5 0 0.0
Nepali 535 405 0 0 130 0 0.0
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Punjabi (Panjabi) 13,230 11,205 10 140 1,870 80 0.6
Sindhi 25 25 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 335 310 0 0 25 0 0.0
Urdu 1,700 1,535 0 20 135 10 0.6
Iranian languages 1,660 1,360 0 45 255 20 1.2
Kurdish 260 190 0 0 65 0 0.0
Pashto 155 115 0 0 40 0 0.0
Persian (Farsi) 1,250 1,060 5 45 150 25 2.0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 45 40 0 0 5 0 0.0
Italic (Romance) languages 7,100 5,690 25 390 1,000 220 3.1
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Italian 975 810 5 30 130 20 2.1
Portuguese 2,600 1,890 10 100 605 60 2.3
Romanian 205 140 0 50 15 25 12.2
Spanish 3,320 2,850 10 210 240 115 3.5
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Japanese 160 135 0 0 25 5 3.1
Kartvelian languages 10 10 0 0 0 0 0.0
Georgian 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Korean 2,540 2,125 0 35 375 20 0.8
Mongolic languages 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Mongolian 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Niger-Congo languages 1,280 770 115 260 130 245 19.1
Akan (Twi) 45 35 0 5 5 0 0.0
Bamanankan 10 0 10 5 0 5 50.0
Edo 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Ewe 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 30 0 10 15 5 20 66.7
Ga 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Ganda 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Igbo 75 70 0 5 5 0 0.0
Lingala 45 0 15 20 5 25 55.6
Rundi (Kirundi) 55 15 5 10 25 10 18.2
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 105 55 10 30 15 20 19.0
Shona 10 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Swahili 465 235 50 130 55 110 23.7
Wolof 25 5 15 10 0 20 80.0
Yoruba 285 275 0 5 5 0 0.0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 105 65 10 25 10 25 23.8
Nilo-Saharan languages 130 120 0 0 10 0 0.0
Dinka 75 75 0 0 0 0 0.0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 50 45 0 0 5 0 0.0
Sign languages 395 250 0 0 135 5 1.3
American Sign Language 195 135 0 0 55 5 2.6
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Sign languages, n.i.e 200 120 0 0 80 0 0.0
Sino-Tibetan languages 12,120 9,275 5 105 2,735 55 0.5
Chinese languages 11,675 8,990 5 110 2,575 55 0.5
Cantonese 4,060 2,560 5 35 1,465 15 0.4
Hakka 25 15 0 0 10 0 0.0
Mandarin 6,890 5,860 0 65 965 35 0.5
Min Dong 0 5 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 125 90 0 0 40 0 0.0
Wu (Shanghainese) 60 45 0 5 15 0 0.0
Chinese, n.o.s. 510 420 0 5 80 5 1.0
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 5 0 0.0
Tibeto-Burman languages 445 290 0 5 160 0 0.0
Burmese 55 45 0 0 10 0 0.0
Karenic languages 355 220 0 0 140 0 0.0
Tibetan 5 5 0 0 0 0 0.0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 35 25 0 0 10 0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages 495 360 0 25 110 10 2.0
Lao 400 285 0 20 90 15 3.8
Thai 95 70 0 0 25 0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Turkic languages 125 115 0 5 5 0 0.0
Azerbaijani 10 15 0 0 0 0 0.0
Turkish 60 55 0 0 5 0 0.0
Uyghur 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Uzbek 35 30 0 0 0 0 0.0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 20 15 0 0 5 0 0.0
Uralic languages 255 225 0 10 15 5 2.0
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Finnish 20 20 0 0 0 0 0.0
Hungarian 235 210 0 10 15 5 2.1
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 not applicable ...
Other languages, n.i.e. 35 30 0 0 5 0 0.0
Multiple responses 49,240 46,820 1,455 970 0 1,940 3.9
English and French 2,060 540 940 580 0 1,230 59.7
English and non-official language 46,055 45,990 65 0 0 60 0.1
French and non-official language 355 30 320 0 0 325 91.5
English, French and non-official language 780 260 130 390 0 325 41.7

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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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