Census Profile, 2016 Census
Ottawa, City [Census subdivision], Ontario and Ontario [Province]

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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Percentages (unless otherwise specified)
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 5.8 ... ... 4.6 ... ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Population density per square kilometre 334.8 ... ... 14.8 ... ...
Land area in square kilometres ... ... ... ... ... ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 14 years 16.7 17.4 15.9 16.4 17.3 15.6
0 to 4 years 5.2 5.5 5.0 5.2 5.4 4.9
5 to 9 years 5.7 6.0 5.5 5.6 5.9 5.4
10 to 14 years 5.7 6.0 5.4 5.6 5.9 5.3
15 to 64 years 67.9 68.4 67.5 66.8 67.3 66.4
15 to 19 years 6.1 6.4 5.9 6.0 6.4 5.7
20 to 24 years 7.3 7.6 7.1 6.7 7.0 6.3
25 to 29 years 6.8 7.0 6.7 6.5 6.7 6.4
30 to 34 years 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.4 6.4 6.4
35 to 39 years 6.4 6.2 6.5 6.3 6.1 6.4
40 to 44 years 6.7 6.6 6.8 6.5 6.4 6.6
45 to 49 years 7.1 7.0 7.1 7.0 6.9 7.0
50 to 54 years 7.8 7.9 7.7 7.9 7.9 7.8
55 to 59 years 7.1 7.1 7.2 7.4 7.4 7.4
60 to 64 years 5.9 5.8 5.9 6.3 6.2 6.4
65 years and over 15.4 14.2 16.6 16.7 15.5 17.9
65 to 69 years 5.2 5.0 5.3 5.5 5.4 5.6
70 to 74 years 3.6 3.5 3.8 3.9 3.8 4.0
75 to 79 years 2.6 2.5 2.8 2.9 2.7 3.1
80 to 84 years 1.9 1.7 2.1 2.2 1.9 2.4
85 years and over 2.1 1.5 2.7 2.2 1.6 2.8
85 to 89 years 1.3 1.0 1.5 1.4 1.1 1.7
90 to 94 years 0.6 0.4 0.9 0.7 0.4 0.9
95 to 99 years 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2
100 years and over 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Total - Distribution (%) of the population by broad age groups - 100% data 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 14 years 16.7 17.4 15.9 16.4 17.3 15.6
15 to 64 years 67.9 68.4 67.5 66.8 67.3 66.4
65 years and over 15.4 14.2 16.6 16.7 15.5 17.9
85 years and over 2.1 1.5 2.7 2.2 1.6 2.8
Average age of the population 40.1 39.2 41.0 41.0 40.0 41.9
Median age of the population 40.1 39.0 41.0 41.3 40.2 42.4
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
Single-detached house 42.3 ... ... 54.3 ... ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 18.4 ... ... 17.2 ... ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 39.1 ... ... 28.2 ... ...
Semi-detached house 5.4 ... ... 5.6 ... ...
Row house 21.2 ... ... 8.9 ... ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 1.9 ... ... 3.4 ... ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 10.5 ... ... 10.1 ... ...
Other single-attached house 0.1 ... ... 0.2 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 0.2 ... ... 0.3 ... ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
1 person 28.3 ... ... 25.9 ... ...
2 persons 33.3 ... ... 32.8 ... ...
3 persons 15.5 ... ... 16.1 ... ...
4 persons 14.8 ... ... 15.4 ... ...
5 or more persons 8.2 ... ... 9.7 ... ...
Number of persons in private households ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average household size 2.5 ... ... 2.6 ... ...
Marital status
Total - Marital status for the population aged 15 years and over - 100% dataCensus data footnote 9 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Married or living common law 56.2 58.4 54.2 57.3 59.3 55.4
Married 47.1 48.8 45.5 49.2 50.9 47.6
Living common law 9.1 9.6 8.7 8.1 8.4 7.8
Not married and not living common law 43.8 41.6 45.8 42.7 40.7 44.6
Never married 30.4 32.9 28.0 28.3 31.1 25.7
Separated 2.7 2.3 3.1 2.9 2.5 3.3
Divorced 5.9 4.4 7.3 5.8 4.7 6.9
Widowed 4.8 2.0 7.5 5.7 2.4 8.8
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
2 persons 48.6 ... ... 48.0 ... ...
3 persons 21.4 ... ... 22.3 ... ...
4 persons 21.0 ... ... 20.9 ... ...
5 or more persons 9.0 ... ... 8.7 ... ...
Average size of census families 2.9 ... ... 2.9 ... ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
Total couple families 83.8 ... ... 82.9 ... ...
Married couples 69.9 ... ... 71.0 ... ...
Common-law couples 14.0 ... ... 12.0 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 16.2 ... ... 17.1 ... ...
Female parent 12.9 ... ... 13.7 ... ...
Male parent 3.3 ... ... 3.3 ... ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
Couples without children 46.7 ... ... 45.5 ... ...
Couples with children 53.3 ... ... 54.5 ... ...
1 child 19.9 ... ... 21.0 ... ...
2 children 23.4 ... ... 23.5 ... ...
3 or more children 10.0 ... ... 9.9 ... ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
1 child 58.6 ... ... 59.9 ... ...
2 children 29.3 ... ... 28.9 ... ...
3 or more children 12.1 ... ... 11.2 ... ...
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Household type
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
One-census-family households 65.0 ... ... 67.4 ... ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 25.4 ... ... 25.4 ... ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 39.6 ... ... 42.0 ... ...
Multiple-census-family households 1.5 ... ... 2.8 ... ...
Non-census-family households 33.4 ... ... 29.8 ... ...
One-person households 28.3 ... ... 25.9 ... ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 5.1 ... ... 3.9 ... ...
Knowledge of official languagesThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Knowledge of official languages for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 15 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
English only 59.5 62.1 57.0 86.0 87.5 84.7
French only 1.4 1.1 1.6 0.3 0.3 0.3
English and French 37.6 35.5 39.6 11.2 10.2 12.1
Neither English nor French 1.5 1.2 1.8 2.5 2.0 2.9
First official language spokenThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - First official language spoken for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 16 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
English 81.2 82.4 80.0 93.1 93.7 92.5
French 15.0 14.2 15.9 3.8 3.6 3.9
English and French 2.3 2.2 2.4 0.7 0.7 0.7
Neither English nor French 1.5 1.2 1.7 2.4 2.0 2.8
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 17 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 17 16.2 15.3 17.1 4.1 4.0 4.3
Mother tongueThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Mother tongue for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 18 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Single responses 96.4 96.4 96.3 97.3 97.3 97.2
Official languages 74.7 75.4 73.9 70.6 71.3 69.8
English 60.9 62.4 59.5 66.9 67.7 66.0
French 13.8 13.1 14.5 3.7 3.6 3.8
Non-official languages 21.7 21.0 22.4 26.7 26.0 27.4
Aboriginal languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Algonquian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2
Blackfoot 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Atikamekw 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Montagnais (Innu) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Moose Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Naskapi 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern East Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Plains Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Southern East Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swampy Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Woods Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cree, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Eastern Algonquian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malecite 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mi'kmaq 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Algonquin 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ojibway 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Oji-Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Athabaskan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Beaver 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Carrier 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chilcotin 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dene 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Gwich'in 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sekani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slavey-Hare languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
North Slavey (Hare) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
South Slavey 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tahltan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kaska (Nahani) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tahltan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tutchone languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern Tutchone 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Southern Tutchone 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Haida 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuit languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuktitut 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Iroquoian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cayuga 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mohawk 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Oneida 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kutenai 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Michif 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Salish languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Comox 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Halkomelem 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lillooet 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Okanagan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Squamish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Straits 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Siouan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dakota 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Stoney 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tlingit 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tsimshian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nisga'a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tsimshian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wakashan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Haisla 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heiltsuk 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Non-Aboriginal languages 21.6 21.0 22.3 26.5 25.8 27.2
Afro-Asiatic languages 4.8 4.9 4.7 1.9 2.0 1.9
Berber languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kabyle 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cushitic languages 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.2
Bilen 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Oromo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Somali 0.7 0.6 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.2
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Semitic languages 4.0 4.3 3.8 1.7 1.8 1.6
Amharic 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Arabic 3.7 3.9 3.5 1.3 1.4 1.2
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Harari 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hebrew 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Maltese 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tigrigna 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austro-Asiatic languages 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.6
Khmer (Cambodian) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Vietnamese 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.6
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austronesian languages 0.8 0.6 1.0 1.5 1.2 1.7
Bikol 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cebuano 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Fijian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hiligaynon 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ilocano 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Malagasy 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malay 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Pangasinan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 0.7 0.5 0.8 1.2 1.0 1.5
Waray-Waray 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Creole languages 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
Haitian Creole 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Creole, n.o.s. 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dravidian languages 0.4 0.4 0.4 1.1 1.1 1.1
Kannada 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malayalam 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Tamil 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.9 0.9 0.9
Telugu 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hmong-Mien languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Indo-European languages 9.4 9.2 9.6 15.2 15.1 15.3
Albanian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Armenian 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Balto-Slavic languages 2.2 2.0 2.4 3.1 2.9 3.3
Baltic languages 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Latvian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lithuanian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slavic languages 2.1 2.0 2.3 3.0 2.8 3.2
Belarusan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bosnian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bulgarian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Croatian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Czech 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Macedonian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Polish 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.9 0.8 1.0
Russian 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.8
Serbian 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3
Serbo-Croatian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slovak 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Slovene (Slovenian) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
Ukrainian 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Celtic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Scottish Gaelic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Welsh 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Germanic languages 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.5 1.5 1.6
Afrikaans 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Danish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dutch 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4
Frisian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
German 0.6 0.5 0.6 1.0 0.9 1.0
Icelandic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Norwegian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swedish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Vlaams (Flemish) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Yiddish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Greek 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4
Indo-Iranian languages 2.9 3.0 2.8 5.3 5.5 5.1
Indo-Aryan languages 2.0 2.1 1.9 4.2 4.4 4.1
Bengali 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3
Gujarati 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.6 0.6 0.6
Hindi 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.4
Kashmiri 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Konkani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Marathi 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nepali 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Oriya (Odia) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 0.4 0.4 0.4 1.5 1.5 1.4
Sindhi 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Urdu 0.5 0.5 0.5 1.1 1.2 1.1
Iranian languages 0.9 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.0
Kurdish 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Pashto 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Persian (Farsi) 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.9 0.9 0.9
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Italic (Romance) languages 3.0 2.9 3.1 4.6 4.5 4.7
Catalan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Italian 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.7 1.7 1.7
Portuguese 0.5 0.4 0.5 1.1 1.1 1.1
Romanian 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Spanish 1.3 1.2 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Japanese 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Kartvelian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Georgian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Korean 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.6
Mongolic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mongolian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Niger-Congo languages 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3
Akan (Twi) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Bamanankan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Edo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ewe 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ga 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ganda 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Igbo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lingala 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Shona 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swahili 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wolof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Yoruba 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nilo-Saharan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dinka 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sign languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
American Sign Language 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Quebec Sign Language 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sign languages, n.i.e 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sino-Tibetan languages 3.5 3.3 3.6 4.6 4.4 4.8
Chinese languages 3.4 3.2 3.5 4.5 4.3 4.7
Cantonese 1.1 1.1 1.1 2.1 2.0 2.2
Hakka 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
Mandarin 2.0 1.9 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.2
Min Dong 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Wu (Shanghainese) 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Chinese, n.o.s. 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibeto-Burman languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Burmese 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Karenic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibetan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Lao 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Thai 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkic languages 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Azerbaijani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkish 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Uyghur 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Uzbek 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Uralic languages 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4
Estonian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Finnish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Hungarian 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Multiple responses 3.6 3.6 3.7 2.7 2.7 2.8
English and French 1.3 1.3 1.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
English and non-official language 1.6 1.6 1.6 2.2 2.2 2.2
French and non-official language 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1
English, French and non-official language 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
Language spoken most often at homeThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Language spoken most often at home for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 19 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Single responses 93.8 94.0 93.6 94.1 94.2 94.0
Official languages 83.0 83.6 82.5 79.7 80.2 79.2
English 73.7 74.9 72.6 77.6 78.2 77.0
French 9.3 8.7 9.9 2.1 2.0 2.2
Non-official languages 10.8 10.4 11.1 14.4 14.0 14.8
Aboriginal languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Algonquian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Blackfoot 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Atikamekw 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Montagnais (Innu) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Moose Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Naskapi 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern East Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Plains Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Southern East Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swampy Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Woods Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cree, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Eastern Algonquian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malecite 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mi'kmaq 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Algonquin 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ojibway 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Oji-Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Athabaskan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Beaver 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Carrier 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chilcotin 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dene 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Gwich'in 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sekani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slavey-Hare languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
North Slavey (Hare) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
South Slavey 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tahltan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kaska (Nahani) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tahltan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tutchone languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern Tutchone 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Southern Tutchone 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Haida 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuit languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuktitut 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Iroquoian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cayuga 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mohawk 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Oneida 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kutenai 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Michif 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Salish languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Comox 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Halkomelem 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lillooet 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Okanagan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Squamish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Straits 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Siouan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dakota 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Stoney 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tlingit 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tsimshian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nisga'a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tsimshian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wakashan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Haisla 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heiltsuk 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Non-Aboriginal languages 10.7 10.4 11.1 14.3 13.9 14.7
Afro-Asiatic languages 2.7 2.6 2.7 1.0 1.0 1.1
Berber languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kabyle 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cushitic languages 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
Bilen 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Oromo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Somali 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Semitic languages 2.2 2.3 2.2 0.9 0.9 0.9
Amharic 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Arabic 2.1 2.1 2.0 0.7 0.7 0.7
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Harari 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hebrew 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Maltese 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tigrigna 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austro-Asiatic languages 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4
Khmer (Cambodian) 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Vietnamese 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austronesian languages 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.7
Bikol 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cebuano 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Fijian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hiligaynon 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ilocano 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malagasy 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malay 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Pangasinan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.6
Waray-Waray 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Creole languages 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Haitian Creole 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Creole, n.o.s. 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dravidian languages 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.7 0.7
Kannada 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malayalam 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Tamil 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.6 0.6
Telugu 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hmong-Mien languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Indo-European languages 4.0 3.9 4.1 7.3 7.2 7.5
Albanian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Armenian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Balto-Slavic languages 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.4 1.4 1.5
Baltic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Latvian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lithuanian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slavic languages 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.4 1.4 1.5
Belarusan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bosnian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bulgarian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Croatian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Czech 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Macedonian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Polish 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4
Russian 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5
Serbian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Serbo-Croatian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slovak 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slovene (Slovenian) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ukrainian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Celtic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Scottish Gaelic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Welsh 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Germanic languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3
Afrikaans 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Danish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dutch 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Frisian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
German 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3
Icelandic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Norwegian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swedish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Vlaams (Flemish) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Yiddish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Greek 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Indo-Iranian languages 1.6 1.6 1.6 3.3 3.3 3.2
Indo-Aryan languages 1.0 1.1 1.0 2.6 2.6 2.5
Bengali 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Gujarati 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3
Hindi 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Kashmiri 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Konkani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Marathi 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nepali 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Oriya (Odia) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 0.2 0.2 0.2 1.0 1.0 1.0
Sindhi 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Urdu 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.7 0.7
Iranian languages 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7
Kurdish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Pashto 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Persian (Farsi) 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Italic (Romance) languages 1.3 1.2 1.3 2.0 1.9 2.1
Catalan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Italian 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.6
Portuguese 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.5
Romanian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
Spanish 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Japanese 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1
Kartvelian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Georgian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Korean 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.4
Mongolic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mongolian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Niger-Congo languages 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Akan (Twi) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bamanankan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Edo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ewe 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ga 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ganda 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Igbo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lingala 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Shona 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swahili 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wolof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Yoruba 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nilo-Saharan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dinka 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sign languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
American Sign Language 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Quebec Sign Language 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sign languages, n.i.e 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sino-Tibetan languages 2.3 2.2 2.3 3.4 3.2 3.5
Chinese languages 2.2 2.2 2.3 3.3 3.2 3.4
Cantonese 0.6 0.6 0.7 1.5 1.4 1.6
Hakka 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mandarin 1.5 1.4 1.5 1.7 1.6 1.7
Min Dong 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wu (Shanghainese) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chinese, n.o.s. 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibeto-Burman languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Burmese 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Karenic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibetan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lao 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Thai 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkic languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Azerbaijani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkish 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Uyghur 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Uzbek 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Uralic languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Estonian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Finnish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hungarian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Multiple responses 6.2 6.0 6.4 5.9 5.8 6.0
English and French 1.4 1.3 1.4 0.3 0.3 0.4
English and non-official language 4.0 3.9 4.0 5.4 5.3 5.5
French and non-official language 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.0 0.1
English, French and non-official language 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.2
Other language spoken regularly at homeThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Other language(s) spoken regularly at home for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 20 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
None 76.4 77.5 75.5 83.2 83.6 82.8
English 8.8 8.5 9.0 6.7 6.7 6.7
French 6.5 6.1 6.9 1.8 1.7 2.0
Non-official language 7.3 7.0 7.6 7.9 7.7 8.2
Aboriginal 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Non-Aboriginal 7.3 7.0 7.6 7.8 7.6 8.0
English and French 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
English and non-official language 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
French and non-official language 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
English, French and non-official language 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Income of individuals in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 95.6 95.7 95.6 95.6 95.7 95.5
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 41,857.0 48,479.0 36,936.0 33,539.0 39,889.0 28,676.0
Percentage of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 95.7 95.7 95.7 95.7 95.8 95.6
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 37,136.0 42,234.0 33,174.0 30,641.0 35,753.0 26,585.0
Percentage of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 87.1 88.4 85.9 85.1 87.0 83.3
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 41,826.0 48,921.0 35,935.0 32,871.0 39,831.0 27,012.0
Percentage of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 66.0 60.7 71.1 69.1 63.7 74.3
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 3,215.0 1,434.0 4,358.0 4,206.0 2,034.0 5,463.0
Percentage of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 71.7 74.8 68.8 70.6 74.8 66.6
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 40,955.0 46,070.0 36,746.0 33,946.0 39,490.0 29,413.0
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 22 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 95.6 95.6 95.7 95.6 95.7 95.6
Average total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 54,605.0 62,746.0 47,019.0 47,915.0 56,780.0 39,585.0
Percentage of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 95.7 95.6 95.7 95.7 95.7 95.6
Average after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 44,428.0 50,106.0 39,141.0 39,318.0 45,443.0 33,564.0
Percentage of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 87.2 88.3 86.1 85.1 87.0 83.3
Average market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 54,792.0 63,743.0 46,224.0 47,890.0 57,511.0 38,459.0
Percentage of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 66.0 60.7 71.0 69.1 63.7 74.3
Average government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 6,757.0 6,055.0 7,317.0 7,346.0 6,763.0 7,815.0
Percentage of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 71.7 74.7 68.9 70.6 74.8 66.6
Average employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 53,088.0 60,456.0 45,642.0 47,369.0 55,263.0 39,057.0
Total - Employment income statistics for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 23 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households who worked full year full time in 2015 - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 24 36.7 41.0 32.7 33.9 39.0 29.1
Median employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 25 65,546.0 70,955.0 60,631.0 55,121.0 60,345.0 49,713.0
Average employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 26 75,111.0 82,331.0 66,674.0 68,628.0 76,536.0 58,676.0
Composition of total income in 2015 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)Census data footnote 28 91.4 93.9 88.4 88.9 92.1 84.7
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 29 72.8 75.0 70.0 72.9 76.0 68.7
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 30 8.6 6.1 11.6 11.1 7.9 15.3
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 31 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Without total income 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.5
With total income 95.6 95.7 95.6 95.6 95.7 95.5
Percentage with total income 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Under $10,000 (including loss) 13.6 12.9 14.3 15.3 13.9 16.6
$10,000 to $19,999 14.8 12.7 16.7 17.3 14.5 20.0
$20,000 to $29,999 10.7 9.4 12.0 13.4 11.5 15.1
$30,000 to $39,999 9.1 8.2 10.0 10.9 10.2 11.5
$40,000 to $49,999 8.7 7.9 9.4 9.7 9.6 9.8
$50,000 to $59,999 8.0 7.6 8.3 7.7 8.1 7.2
$60,000 to $69,999 7.1 7.2 7.0 6.0 6.8 5.2
$70,000 to $79,999 5.8 6.2 5.3 4.5 5.4 3.7
$80,000 to $89,999 5.1 5.6 4.5 3.6 4.3 2.9
$90,000 to $99,999 4.4 4.9 4.0 3.1 3.6 2.6
$100,000 and over 12.7 17.3 8.4 8.6 12.1 5.4
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0 11.7 6.4 5.7 7.7 3.8
$150,000 and over 3.7 5.6 2.0 2.9 4.3 1.6
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Without after-tax income 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.4
With after-tax income 95.7 95.7 95.7 95.7 95.8 95.6
Percentage with after-tax income 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Under $10,000 (including loss) 14.2 13.2 15.2 15.7 14.1 17.2
$10,000 to $19,999 15.4 13.4 17.3 18.1 15.2 20.7
$20,000 to $29,999 12.4 11.0 13.7 15.4 13.5 17.1
$30,000 to $39,999 11.3 10.2 12.2 13.0 12.6 13.5
$40,000 to $49,999 10.7 10.0 11.4 11.0 11.4 10.7
$50,000 to $59,999 9.4 9.5 9.3 8.0 9.1 7.0
$60,000 to $69,999 7.5 8.3 6.8 5.7 6.9 4.6
$70,000 to $79,999 6.3 7.0 5.6 4.4 5.2 3.6
$80,000 and over 12.9 17.5 8.6 8.6 11.9 5.5
$80,000 to $89,999 4.5 5.5 3.5 2.8 3.6 2.1
$90,000 to $99,999 2.6 3.6 1.8 1.6 2.3 1.1
$100,000 and over 5.8 8.4 3.3 4.2 6.1 2.3
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 33 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Without employment income 28.3 25.2 31.2 29.4 25.2 33.4
With employment income 71.7 74.8 68.8 70.6 74.8 66.6
Percentage with employment income 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Under $5,000 (including loss) 12.3 11.9 12.7 14.1 13.7 14.4
$5,000 to $9,999 7.4 6.7 8.2 8.2 7.0 9.3
$10,000 to $19,999 12.0 10.8 13.1 13.2 11.6 14.9
$20,000 to $29,999 9.3 8.6 10.0 10.6 9.3 12.0
$30,000 to $39,999 8.2 7.7 8.7 9.9 8.8 11.0
$40,000 to $49,999 7.9 7.1 8.7 9.1 8.5 9.7
$50,000 to $59,999 7.5 6.8 8.1 7.6 7.8 7.3
$60,000 to $69,999 6.7 6.5 6.9 6.0 6.6 5.3
$70,000 to $79,999 5.4 5.6 5.3 4.7 5.5 4.0
$80,000 and over 23.3 28.4 18.2 16.7 21.2 12.0
$80,000 to $89,999 5.4 5.6 5.2 3.9 4.6 3.3
$90,000 to $99,999 4.9 5.2 4.5 3.6 3.9 3.3
$100,000 and over 13.1 17.6 8.5 9.2 12.7 5.5
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 34 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 85,981.0 ... ... 74,287.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 73,745.0 ... ... 65,285.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 47,369.0 ... ... 36,900.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 41,026.0 ... ... 33,219.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 107,064.0 ... ... 90,967.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 91,248.0 ... ... 79,528.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 35 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of households in 2015 ($) 106,372.0 ... ... 97,856.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 86,579.0 ... ... 80,322.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 56,590.0 ... ... 49,571.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 46,078.0 ... ... 40,830.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 126,013.0 ... ... 114,773.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 102,559.0 ... ... 94,157.0 ... ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 36 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
Under $5,000 1.7 ... ... 1.7 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 1.3 ... ... 1.4 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4 ... ... 2.6 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 3.1 ... ... 3.6 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 2.8 ... ... 3.9 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 2.9 ... ... 3.7 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 3.0 ... ... 3.9 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 3.1 ... ... 4.0 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 3.2 ... ... 4.0 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 3.3 ... ... 3.9 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 6.6 ... ... 7.5 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 6.6 ... ... 7.0 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 6.2 ... ... 6.5 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 6.0 ... ... 6.0 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 5.7 ... ... 5.5 ... ...
$100,000 and over 42.0 ... ... 34.9 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 11.7 ... ... 10.8 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 8.8 ... ... 7.6 ... ...
$150,000 to $199,999 11.3 ... ... 8.7 ... ...
$200,000 and over 10.2 ... ... 7.7 ... ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
Under $5,000 1.8 ... ... 1.8 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 1.3 ... ... 1.4 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5 ... ... 2.6 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 3.2 ... ... 3.7 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 3.1 ... ... 4.3 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 3.3 ... ... 4.1 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 3.6 ... ... 4.5 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 3.9 ... ... 4.7 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 4.1 ... ... 4.8 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 4.2 ... ... 4.7 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 8.4 ... ... 9.0 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 7.9 ... ... 8.2 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 7.6 ... ... 7.5 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 6.9 ... ... 6.6 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 6.0 ... ... 5.6 ... ...
$100,000 and over 32.4 ... ... 26.5 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 11.7 ... ... 10.4 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 8.2 ... ... 6.5 ... ...
$150,000 and over 12.5 ... ... 9.5 ... ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 37 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 109,083.0 ... ... 91,089.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 92,624.0 ... ... 79,531.0 ... ...
Average family size of economic families 3.0 ... ... 3.1 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 102,233.0 ... ... 81,459.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 86,602.0 ... ... 71,237.0 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0 ... ... 2.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 137,926.0 ... ... 115,381.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 115,637.0 ... ... 99,205.0 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 4.0 ... ... 4.1 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 62,761.0 ... ... 54,363.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 56,633.0 ... ... 50,317.0 ... ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.7 ... ... 2.7 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 38 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 128,219.0 ... ... 115,328.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 104,030.0 ... ... 94,410.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 121,150.0 ... ... 104,425.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 97,430.0 ... ... 84,952.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 154,772.0 ... ... 140,590.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 124,814.0 ... ... 114,144.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 72,479.0 ... ... 67,748.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 62,341.0 ... ... 58,742.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 38,585.0 37,101.0 39,770.0 32,097.0 33,925.0 30,753.0
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 34,525.0 33,178.0 35,479.0 29,417.0 30,678.0 28,442.0
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 40 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 48,967.0 48,862.0 49,060.0 44,298.0 46,765.0 42,057.0
Average after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 40,421.0 40,027.0 40,772.0 36,874.0 38,228.0 35,644.0
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 42 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
In the bottom half of the distribution 38.4 37.6 39.1 47.8 46.6 49.0
In the bottom decile 9.5 9.6 9.5 10.2 10.1 10.3
In the second decile 7.5 7.1 7.8 9.7 9.0 10.3
In the third decile 6.7 6.5 6.9 9.3 9.0 9.7
In the fourth decile 6.9 6.7 7.1 9.2 9.1 9.4
In the fifth decile 7.7 7.6 7.9 9.4 9.4 9.4
In the top half of the distribution 61.6 62.4 60.9 52.2 53.4 51.0
In the sixth decile 8.8 8.6 8.9 9.7 9.7 9.6
In the seventh decile 10.1 10.0 10.1 10.0 10.1 9.8
In the eighth decile 12.0 12.2 11.9 10.4 10.7 10.2
In the ninth decile 14.9 15.2 14.7 11.1 11.4 10.8
In the top decile 15.8 16.4 15.3 11.0 11.5 10.6
Low income in 2015
Total - Low-income status in 2015 for the population in private households to whom low-income concepts are applicable - 100% dataCensus data footnote 43 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 17 years 20.5 21.4 19.6 20.1 21.1 19.2
0 to 5 years 6.5 6.8 6.2 6.3 6.6 6.0
18 to 64 years 65.1 65.0 65.2 63.9 63.8 63.9
65 years and over 14.4 13.6 15.2 16.0 15.1 16.9
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) ... ... ... ... ... ...
0 to 17 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
0 to 5 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
18 to 64 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
65 years and over ... ... ... ... ... ...
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 12.6 12.2 12.9 14.4 13.8 15.0
0 to 17 years (%) 16.0 16.3 15.8 18.4 18.5 18.4
0 to 5 years (%) 17.1 17.5 16.7 19.8 19.8 19.7
18 to 64 years (%) 12.2 11.7 12.6 13.7 13.1 14.3
65 years and over (%) 9.4 8.1 10.6 12.0 9.9 13.8
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) ... ... ... ... ... ...
0 to 17 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
0 to 5 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
18 to 64 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
65 years and over ... ... ... ... ... ...
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 10.8 10.8 10.8 9.8 9.7 9.9
0 to 17 years (%) 12.1 12.2 11.9 11.5 11.5 11.4
0 to 5 years (%) 13.1 13.5 12.8 12.3 12.3 12.3
18 to 64 years (%) 11.4 11.5 11.3 10.5 10.5 10.6
65 years and over (%) 6.2 5.1 7.1 5.1 4.2 5.8
Knowledge of languagesThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 44 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Official languages 98.5 98.8 98.2 97.6 98.0 97.1
English 97.2 97.7 96.6 97.3 97.7 96.8
French 39.1 36.6 41.4 11.5 10.5 12.5
Non-official languages 30.1 29.0 31.2 33.5 32.7 34.2
Aboriginal languages 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3
Algonquian languages 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Blackfoot 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Atikamekw 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Montagnais (Innu) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Moose Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Naskapi 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern East Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Plains Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Southern East Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swampy Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Woods Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cree, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Eastern Algonquian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malecite 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mi'kmaq 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2
Algonquin 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ojibway 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Oji-Cree 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ottawa (Odawa) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Athabaskan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Beaver 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Carrier 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Chilcotin 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dene 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Gwich'in 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sekani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slavey-Hare languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
North Slavey (Hare) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
South Slavey 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tahltan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kaska (Nahani) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tahltan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tutchone languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern Tutchone 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Southern Tutchone 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Haida 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuit languages 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuktitut 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Iroquoian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cayuga 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mohawk 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Oneida 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kutenai 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Michif 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Salish languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Comox 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Halkomelem 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lillooet 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Okanagan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Squamish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Straits 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Siouan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dakota 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Stoney 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tlingit 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tsimshian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nisga'a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tsimshian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wakashan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Haisla 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Heiltsuk 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Non-Aboriginal languages 30.0 28.9 31.0 33.2 32.4 33.9
Afro-Asiatic languages 6.7 6.9 6.5 2.7 2.8 2.7
Berber languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kabyle 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cushitic languages 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.3 0.2 0.3
Bilen 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Oromo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Somali 1.0 0.9 1.0 0.2 0.2 0.3
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Semitic languages 5.7 6.0 5.5 2.5 2.6 2.4
Amharic 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Arabic 5.2 5.5 5.0 1.9 2.0 1.8
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Harari 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hebrew 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3
Maltese 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Tigrigna 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austro-Asiatic languages 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.8 0.7 0.8
Khmer (Cambodian) 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Vietnamese 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.7
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austronesian languages 1.1 0.8 1.4 1.9 1.5 2.2
Bikol 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Cebuano 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Fijian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hiligaynon 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ilocano 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Malagasy 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malay 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Pangasinan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 1.0 0.7 1.2 1.8 1.4 2.1
Waray-Waray 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Creole languages 1.0 0.9 1.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Haitian Creole 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Creole, n.o.s. 0.9 0.8 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.2
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Dravidian languages 0.6 0.6 0.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Kannada 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Malayalam 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Tamil 0.4 0.4 0.3 1.2 1.2 1.2
Telugu 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hmong-Mien languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Indo-European languages 14.2 13.7 14.7 19.7 19.6 19.8
Albanian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Armenian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Balto-Slavic languages 2.7 2.5 2.8 3.6 3.4 3.7
Baltic languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Latvian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lithuanian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Slavic languages 2.6 2.5 2.8 3.5 3.4 3.7
Belarusan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bosnian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Bulgarian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Croatian 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4
Czech 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Macedonian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2
Polish 0.7 0.7 0.8 1.1 1.0 1.1
Russian 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1
Serbian 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4
Serbo-Croatian 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Slovak 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Slovene (Slovenian) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ukrainian 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.5
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Celtic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Scottish Gaelic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Welsh 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Germanic languages 1.8 1.8 1.9 2.1 2.0 2.1
Afrikaans 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Danish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dutch 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.5
Frisian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
German 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5
Icelandic 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Norwegian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swedish 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Vlaams (Flemish) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Yiddish 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Greek 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.6
Indo-Iranian languages 3.9 4.0 3.7 6.9 7.2 6.7
Indo-Aryan languages 2.8 2.9 2.7 5.7 5.9 5.5
Bengali 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4
Gujarati 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.8 0.8 0.8
Hindi 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.9 2.0 1.8
Kashmiri 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Konkani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Marathi 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Nepali 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Oriya (Odia) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 0.7 0.7 0.6 2.1 2.2 2.0
Sindhi 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Urdu 0.8 0.8 0.8 1.7 1.8 1.7
Iranian languages 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.2
Kurdish 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Pashto 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Persian (Farsi) 0.9 1.0 0.9 1.1 1.1 1.1
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Italic (Romance) languages 5.9 5.5 6.4 6.6 6.5 6.8
Catalan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Italian 1.7 1.7 1.7 2.5 2.5 2.5
Portuguese 0.7 0.7 0.7 1.5 1.5 1.5
Romanian 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4
Spanish 3.6 3.2 4.0 2.5 2.4 2.7
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Japanese 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Kartvelian languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Georgian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Korean 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.6
Mongolic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Mongolian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Niger-Congo languages 1.1 1.0 1.3 0.5 0.5 0.5
Akan (Twi) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Bamanankan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Edo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ewe 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ga 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ganda 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Igbo 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lingala 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Shona 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Swahili 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1
Wolof 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Yoruba 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
Nilo-Saharan languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dinka 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sign languages 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
American Sign Language 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Quebec Sign Language 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sign languages, n.i.e. 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Sino-Tibetan languages 4.0 3.8 4.1 5.2 5.0 5.4
Chinese languages 3.9 3.8 4.0 5.1 4.9 5.3
Cantonese 1.4 1.3 1.4 2.6 2.5 2.7
Hakka 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Mandarin 2.7 2.5 2.8 2.9 2.8 3.0
Min Dong 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Wu (Shanghainese) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Chinese, n.o.s. 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibeto-Burman languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Burmese 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Karenic languages 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibetan 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Lao 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
Thai 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkic languages 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2
Azerbaijani 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkish 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Uyghur 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Uzbek 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Uralic languages 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.5
Estonian 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Finnish 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Hungarian 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 45 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Canadian citizensCensus data footnote 46 93.2 93.4 93.1 92.3 92.5 92.1
Canadian citizens aged under 18 19.4 20.3 18.6 19.2 20.2 18.3
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 73.8 73.1 74.5 73.1 72.3 73.8
Not Canadian citizensCensus data footnote 47 6.8 6.6 6.9 7.7 7.5 7.9
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total - Immigrant status and period of immigration for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 48 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Non-immigrantsCensus data footnote 49 74.7 75.6 73.9 69.4 70.4 68.4
ImmigrantsCensus data footnote 50 23.6 22.7 24.5 29.1 28.0 30.1
Before 1981 5.9 5.8 6.0 8.1 7.8 8.4
1981 to 1990 3.2 3.2 3.3 3.9 3.8 4.0
1991 to 2000 5.4 5.0 5.8 6.3 6.0 6.6
2001 to 2010 5.8 5.5 6.1 7.2 6.9 7.5
2001 to 2005 2.7 2.6 2.9 3.7 3.6 3.8
2006 to 2010 3.1 2.9 3.2 3.5 3.3 3.7
2011 to 2016Census data footnote 51 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.6 3.5 3.7
Non-permanent residentsCensus data footnote 52 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.5
Age at immigration
Total - Age at immigration for the immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 53 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Under 5 years 11.0 11.6 10.4 9.6 10.2 9.1
5 to 14 years 17.8 19.3 16.5 17.8 19.1 16.6
15 to 24 years 21.0 20.2 21.8 22.2 21.0 23.3
25 to 44 years 41.6 40.8 42.3 41.0 40.9 41.1
45 years and over 8.6 8.1 8.9 9.4 8.9 9.8
Immigrants by selected place of birthThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census immigration data
Total - Selected places of birth for the immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 54 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Americas 15.1 14.1 16.0 15.5 14.7 16.3
Brazil 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4
Colombia 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8
El Salvador 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.6 0.5
Guyana 0.6 0.6 0.6 2.1 1.9 2.2
Haiti 2.9 2.6 3.2 0.3 0.2 0.3
Jamaica 1.4 1.3 1.5 3.1 2.8 3.4
Mexico 0.6 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8
Peru 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3
Trinidad and Tobago 0.6 0.5 0.7 1.4 1.3 1.4
United StatesCensus data footnote 55 3.8 3.6 3.9 2.8 2.6 3.0
Other places of birth in Americas 3.0 2.9 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.3
Europe 25.6 26.1 25.2 29.7 30.1 29.4
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5
Croatia 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.7
France 1.0 1.0 1.1 0.3 0.3 0.3
Germany 1.8 1.6 1.9 1.6 1.6 1.7
Greece 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.9 1.0 0.9
Hungary 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.6
IrelandCensus data footnote 56 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Italy 2.5 2.8 2.3 4.1 4.3 3.9
Netherlands 0.9 0.9 0.8 1.2 1.3 1.2
Poland 1.9 1.8 2.0 2.5 2.4 2.6
Portugal 0.9 1.0 0.8 2.7 2.8 2.6
Romania 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1
Russian Federation 1.3 1.2 1.4 1.1 1.0 1.2
SerbiaCensus data footnote 57 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.6
Ukraine 0.8 0.8 0.8 1.0 1.0 1.1
United KingdomCensus data footnote 58 7.3 7.8 6.8 6.9 6.9 6.8
Other places of birth in Europe 3.3 3.2 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.3
Africa 14.0 13.8 14.2 5.9 6.0 5.8
Algeria 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
Egypt 1.6 1.8 1.4 0.9 1.0 0.8
Ethiopia 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.4
Kenya 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4
Morocco 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.1
Nigeria 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5
Somalia 1.8 1.5 2.1 0.4 0.4 0.5
South Africa, Republic of 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5
Other places of birth in Africa 7.1 6.9 7.2 2.5 2.6 2.4
Asia 44.9 45.6 44.2 48.5 48.9 48.3
Afghanistan 1.1 1.2 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.8
Bangladesh 1.2 1.4 1.1 1.0 1.1 1.0
ChinaCensus data footnote 59 8.0 7.5 8.5 8.2 7.9 8.5
Hong KongCensus data footnote 60 1.4 1.5 1.3 2.8 2.8 2.8
India 4.8 5.2 4.5 9.4 9.9 8.9
IranCensus data footnote 61 2.0 2.2 1.9 2.3 2.4 2.1
Iraq 1.6 1.9 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.2
Japan 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.3
Korea, SouthCensus data footnote 62 0.8 0.7 0.8 1.5 1.5 1.5
Lebanon 5.1 5.7 4.6 0.9 1.0 0.8
Pakistan 1.8 1.9 1.7 3.7 4.0 3.5
Philippines 4.1 3.3 4.8 6.0 5.2 6.8
Sri Lanka 1.1 1.1 1.1 2.9 3.0 2.8
SyriaCensus data footnote 63 1.4 1.6 1.3 0.6 0.6 0.6
Taiwan 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.5
Viet Nam 2.6 2.5 2.6 2.1 2.0 2.2
Other places of birth in Asia 7.1 7.5 6.6 4.4 4.7 4.2
Oceania and other places of birthCensus data footnote 64 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Recent immigrants by selected places of birth
Total - Selected places of birth for the recent immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 54 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Americas 13.5 12.8 14.1 12.9 13.0 12.8
Brazil 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.7
Colombia 0.6 0.6 0.7 1.0 0.9 1.0
Cuba 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Haiti 4.3 3.8 4.7 0.5 0.5 0.6
Jamaica 0.4 0.5 0.3 1.9 2.2 1.6
Mexico 0.8 0.7 0.9 1.2 1.2 1.2
United StatesCensus data footnote 55 3.8 4.0 3.6 3.1 3.2 3.0
VenezuelaCensus data footnote 65 0.4 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Other places of birth in Americas 2.3 2.0 2.5 3.6 3.4 3.7
Europe 8.5 8.8 8.3 9.6 9.9 9.3
France 0.9 1.1 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.4
Germany 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.3
IrelandCensus data footnote 56 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.3
MoldovaCensus data footnote 66 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Romania 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.6
Russian Federation 1.2 1.0 1.3 1.0 0.8 1.3
Ukraine 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.9 1.0