Data tables, 2016 Census

Language Used at Work (263), Single and multiple responses of language used at work (3), Mother Tongue (8) and Age (10) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over Who Worked Since 2015, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details language used at work , single and multiple responses of language used at work , mother tongue and age for the population aged 15 years and over who worked since 2015, in private households in Richmond Hill, T
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Language used at work (263) Single and multiple responses of language used at work (3)
Total - Single and multiple responses of language used at workFootnote 1 Single responses of language used at workFootnote 2 Multiple responses of language used at workFootnote 3
Total - Language used at workFootnote 4 111,045 93,985 17,055
Official languages 108,100 91,200 16,900
English 107,995 91,100 16,895
French 1,905 100 1,800
Non-official languages 18,235 2,785 15,450
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0
Algonquian languages 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 18,235 2,785 15,450
Afro-Asiatic languages 460 20 435
Berber languages 0 0 0
Kabyle 0 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 0 0 0
Bilen 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Semitic languages 460 20 440
Amharic 0 0 0
Arabic 270 10 260
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0
Hebrew 190 15 175
Maltese 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 85 10 75
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0
Vietnamese 80 10 70
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 150 10 140
Bikol 0 0 0
Cebuano 0 0 0
Fijian 0 0 0
Hiligaynon 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0
Malay 10 10 10
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 135 10 125
Waray-Waray 0 0 0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Creole languages 15 0 15
Haitian Creole 0 0 0
Creole, n.o.s. 10 0 10
Creole languages, n.i.e. 10 0 10
Dravidian languages 120 10 110
Kannada 10 0 10
Malayalam 25 0 25
Tamil 75 10 70
Telugu 15 0 10
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 6,250 450 5,795
Albanian 10 0 0
Armenian 35 0 35
Balto-Slavic languages 1,870 200 1,670
Baltic languages 10 0 10
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 10 0 10
Slavic languages 1,860 200 1,665
Belarusan 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0
Croatian 0 0 10
Czech 0 0 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Polish 40 0 40
Russian 1,765 200 1,565
Serbian 20 0 20
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0
Slovak 0 0 0
Slovene (Slovenian) 0 0 0
Ukrainian 30 0 30
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Celtic languages 0 0 0
Scottish Gaelic 0 0 0
Welsh 0 0 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Germanic languages 55 0 55
Afrikaans 0 0 0
Danish 10 0 10
Dutch 0 0 0
Frisian 0 0 0
German 45 0 40
Icelandic 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0
Swedish 0 0 0
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0
Yiddish 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Greek 60 10 55
Indo-Iranian languages 3,275 185 3,085
Indo-Aryan languages 375 25 350
Bengali 10 0 0
Gujarati 20 10 10
Hindi 125 0 125
Kashmiri 0 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 45 0 50
Sindhi 15 0 10
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
Urdu 165 0 155
Iranian languages 2,910 165 2,740
Kurdish 10 0 10
Pashto 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 2,900 165 2,735
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Italic (Romance) languages 950 50 905
Catalan 0 0 0
Italian 425 0 420
Portuguese 40 0 40
Romanian 100 20 80
Spanish 380 15 365
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Japanese 120 15 105
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0
Korean 820 165 660
Mongolic languages 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 15 0 15
Akan (Twi) 0 0 10
Bamanankan 0 0 0
Edo 0 0 0
Ewe 0 0 0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0
Ga 0 0 0
Ganda 0 0 0
Igbo 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0
Shona 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0
Wolof 0 0 0
Yoruba 10 0 10
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Sign languages 15 0 10
American Sign Language 10 0 0
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
Sino-Tibetan languages 10,170 2,105 8,065
Chinese languages 10,165 2,105 8,065
Cantonese 4,985 850 4,135
Hakka 0 0 0
Mandarin 5,260 1,200 4,060
Min Dong 15 0 10
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 30 15 15
Wu (Shanghainese) 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 245 35 210
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages 10 0 0
Burmese 0 0 0
Karenic languages 0 0 0
Tibetan 10 0 10
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages 0 0 10
Lao 10 0 10
Thai 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
Turkic languages 45 0 50
Azerbaijani 10 0 10
Turkish 40 0 40
Uyghur 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Uralic languages 40 0 40
Estonian 0 0 0
Finnish 0 0 0
Hungarian 40 0 45
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 10 0 0

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

The category 'Total - Single and multiple responses of language used at work' indicates the number of respondents who reported each language, either as their only response, or in combination with another language. Total responses represent the sum of single and multiple responses of the language used at work received in the census.

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Footnote 2

A single response to the language used at work occurs when a respondent provides one language only.

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Footnote 3

A multiple response to the language used at work occurs when a respondent provides two or more languages.

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Footnote 4

This is a total population count. The sum of the languages in this table is greater than the total population count because a person may report more than one language in the census.

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

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Refers to the language used at work, as reported on May 10, 2016 by the individuals aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2015.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016095.

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