Data tables, 2016 Census

Mother Tongue (8), Language Used Most Often at Work (8), Other Language(s) Used Regularly at Work (9), Language Spoken Most Often at Home (8), Immigrant Status (4) and Place of Birth (144) for the Population Aged 15 years and Over Who Worked Since 2015, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details mother tongue , language used most often at work , other language used regularly at work , language spoken most often at home , immigrant status and place of birth for the population aged 15 years and over who worked since 2015, in private households in British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique
Data quality
Mother tongue (8) Language used most often at work (8)
Total - Language used most often at work English French Non-official language English and French English and non-official language French and non-official language English, French and non-official language
Total - Mother tongue 2,670,700 2,531,855 6,140 84,505 4,205 43,475 55 460
English 1,850,560 1,842,615 2,340 1,765 1,440 2,310 15 75
French 35,790 31,560 2,885 25 1,250 40 0 30
Non-official language 729,050 607,145 695 82,070 975 37,850 35 270
English and French 5,320 4,900 120 10 265 0 0 10
English and non-official language 47,900 43,900 40 605 80 3,225 0 45
French and non-official language 1,150 915 40 25 110 20 10 25
English, French and non-official language 940 815 10 0 75 25 0 15

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

For more information on immigration variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Place of Birth, Generation Status, Citizenship and Immigration Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 2

The places of birth selected are the most frequently reported by respondents at the Canada level.

For more information on the place of birth variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Place of Birth, Generation Status, Citizenship and Immigration Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016085.

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