Data tables, 2016 Census

Mother Tongue of Married Spouse or Common-law Partner (10), Mother Tongue of Child (10), Mother Tongue of Other Married Spouse or Common-law Partner (10), Knowledge of Official Languages by Married Spouse or Common-law Partner (5), Knowledge of Official Languages by Child (5), Knowledge of Official Languages by Other Married Spouse or Common-law Partner (5) and Age of Child (5) for Children Under 18 Years of Age in Couple Families in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories and Census Metropolitan Areas, 2016 Census - 100% Data

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This table details mother tongue of married spouse or common-law partner , mother tongue of child , mother tongue of other married spouse or common-law partner , knowledge of official languages by married spouse or common-law partner , knowledge of official languages by child , knowledge of official languages by other married spouse or common-law partner and age of child for children under 18 years of age in couple families in private households in Canada
Data quality
Mother tongue - Married spouse or common-law partner (10) Child - Mother tongue (10)
Total - Mother tongue of child English French Non-official language Aboriginal Non-Aboriginal English and French English and non-official language French and non-official language English, French and non-official language
Total - Mother tongue of married spouse or common-law partnerFootnote 4 5,481,465 3,381,490 1,035,670 851,570 27,770 823,800 43,585 134,250 23,030 11,870
English 2,767,675 2,694,590 30,475 16,675 820 15,855 14,745 10,585 110 495
French 998,455 63,375 913,070 4,595 185 4,405 13,075 280 3,180 885
Non-official language 1,578,140 567,050 80,055 824,915 26,505 798,415 5,620 82,250 12,895 5,350
Aboriginal 46,750 18,995 525 26,505 26,455 50 15 620 80 10
Non-Aboriginal 1,531,395 548,055 79,535 798,410 45 798,365 5,610 81,630 12,815 5,345
English and French 17,875 6,855 3,605 100 0 95 6,545 270 115 385
English and non-official language 96,135 46,955 430 4,115 220 3,895 1,855 39,835 380 2,570
French and non-official language 19,190 1,840 7,680 1,020 35 990 1,070 590 6,005 975
English, French and non-official language 4,000 825 350 155 5 145 670 440 350 1,210

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

The 'other married spouse or common-law partner' is the second married spouse or common-law partner listed on the census questionnaire.

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Footnote 2

The 'married spouse or common-law partner' is the first married spouse or common-law partner listed on the census questionnaire.

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Footnote 3

The 'other married spouse or common-law partner' is the second married spouse or common-law partner listed on the census questionnaire.

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Footnote 4

The 'married spouse or common-law partner' is the first spouse or partner listed on the census questionnaire.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016077.

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