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 Mississauga, CY
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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 4 413,940 373,830 40,115
Official languages 409,970 370,025 39,940
English 409,495 369,560 39,930
French 9,455 465 8,985
Non-official languages 35,620 3,800 31,820
Aboriginal languages 10 0 10
Algonquian languages 10 0 10
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 10 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 10
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 10 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 35,615 3,800 31,815
Afro-Asiatic languages 2,840 185 2,650
Berber languages 0 0 0
Kabyle 0 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 25 10 25
Bilen 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0
Somali 25 0 25
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Semitic languages 2,805 180 2,625
Amharic 10 0 0
Arabic 2,730 180 2,545
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 35 0 35
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0
Hebrew 10 0 10
Maltese 10 0 10
Tigrigna 10 0 10
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 20 0 15
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 10 0 10
Austro-Asiatic languages 1,295 180 1,115
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0
Vietnamese 1,295 180 1,115
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 1,680 45 1,635
Bikol 0 0 0
Cebuano 20 0 20
Fijian 0 0 0
Hiligaynon 10 0 15
Ilocano 10 0 15
Malagasy 0 0 0
Malay 35 0 30
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 1,600 45 1,560
Waray-Waray 0 0 0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Creole languages 30 0 30
Haitian Creole 0 0 0
Creole, n.o.s. 20 0 20
Creole languages, n.i.e. 15 0 10
Dravidian languages 665 70 595
Kannada 10 0 10
Malayalam 55 0 60
Tamil 570 60 510
Telugu 35 10 20
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 21,030 1,635 19,395
Albanian 115 30 85
Armenian 0 0 10
Balto-Slavic languages 6,545 545 5,995
Baltic languages 80 0 75
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 75 0 75
Slavic languages 6,465 545 5,920
Belarusan 0 0 0
Bosnian 105 0 105
Bulgarian 45 10 35
Croatian 290 10 285
Czech 10 0 0
Macedonian 90 30 60
Polish 4,180 350 3,835
Russian 530 55 480
Serbian 335 10 325
Serbo-Croatian 15 0 20
Slovak 15 0 15
Slovene (Slovenian) 35 0 40
Ukrainian 875 85 785
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 235 10 225
Afrikaans 0 0 0
Danish 0 0 0
Dutch 25 0 25
Frisian 0 0 0
German 195 0 190
Icelandic 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0
Swedish 10 10 10
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0
Yiddish 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Greek 190 0 180
Indo-Iranian languages 8,400 715 7,680
Indo-Aryan languages 8,135 675 7,460
Bengali 95 25 75
Gujarati 240 70 165
Hindi 2,005 65 1,945
Kashmiri 0 0 0
Konkani 10 0 10
Marathi 30 0 20
Nepali 20 15 0
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 2,905 305 2,600
Sindhi 20 10 15
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 10 0 10
Urdu 2,975 185 2,785
Iranian languages 265 45 225
Kurdish 0 0 10
Pashto 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 260 45 215
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Italic (Romance) languages 5,545 325 5,220
Catalan 0 0 0
Italian 775 20 750
Portuguese 2,030 135 1,895
Romanian 110 15 95
Spanish 2,665 155 2,510
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 15 0 20
Japanese 215 10 210
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0
Korean 815 145 675
Mongolic languages 10 0 0
Mongolian 10 0 10
Niger-Congo languages 110 10 105
Akan (Twi) 30 0 30
Bamanankan 0 0 0
Edo 0 0 0
Ewe 10 0 10
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0
Ga 10 0 0
Ganda 10 0 10
Igbo 10 0 15
Lingala 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0
Shona 0 0 0
Swahili 35 0 35
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 100 0 95
American Sign Language 75 10 75
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 20 0 20
Sino-Tibetan languages 6,715 1,495 5,220
Chinese languages 6,690 1,490 5,200
Cantonese 2,270 375 1,895
Hakka 20 10 15
Mandarin 4,380 1,075 3,300
Min Dong 25 0 25
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 15 0 10
Wu (Shanghainese) 10 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 190 35 160
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages 25 10 25
Burmese 0 0 0
Karenic languages 0 0 0
Tibetan 20 0 15
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 10 0 10
Tai-Kadai languages 20 0 20
Lao 0 0 0
Thai 20 0 20
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
Turkic languages 65 10 60
Azerbaijani 0 0 0
Turkish 60 10 50
Uyghur 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Uralic languages 70 10 55
Estonian 0 0 0
Finnish 10 0 10
Hungarian 60 15 50
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 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

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

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