Data tables, 2016 Census

Knowledge of Official Languages (5), Income Statistics (17), Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (15), Immigrant Status and Period of Immigration (10), Work Activity During the Reference Year (4A), Age (6B) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

About this variable: Knowledge of official languages (5)

Definition

Knowledge of official languages

'Knowledge of official languages' refers to whether the person can conduct a conversation in English only, French only, in both or in neither language. For a child who has not yet learned to speak, this includes languages that the child is learning to speak at home.

Values

  1. Total - Knowledge of official languages
  2. English only
  3. French only
  4. English and French
  5. Neither English nor French
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