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), Language Spoken Most Often at Home by Married Spouse or Common-law Partner (10), Language Spoken Most Often at Home by Child (10), Language Spoken Most Often at Home by Other Married Spouse or Common-law Partner (10) and Age of Child (2) 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 , language spoken most often at home by married spouse or common-law partner , language spoken most often at home by child , language spoken most often at home 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 3,381,485 1,035,670 851,570 27,775 823,800 43,580 134,250 23,035 11,870
English 2,767,675 2,694,590 30,475 16,675 820 15,850 14,745 10,585 110 500
French 998,455 63,375 913,070 4,590 185 4,405 13,075 280 3,180 880
Non-official language 1,578,140 567,050 80,055 824,915 26,505 798,415 5,620 82,250 12,895 5,355
Aboriginal 46,750 18,990 520 26,505 26,455 50 15 625 85 10
Non-Aboriginal 1,531,395 548,060 79,535 798,410 45 798,365 5,610 81,625 12,815 5,340
English and French 17,875 6,855 3,605 100 0 95 6,545 270 115 385
English and non-official language 96,140 46,960 430 4,115 220 3,895 1,855 39,835 380 2,565
French and non-official language 19,185 1,840 7,680 1,025 35 990 1,075 595 6,005 975
English, French and non-official language 3,995 825 350 150 5 150 670 445 350 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 spouse or 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-X2016078.

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