Census Profile, 2016 Census
Port Coquitlam, City [Census subdivision], British Columbia and Greater Vancouver, Regional district [Census division], British Columbia

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Characteristic Port Coquitlam, CY
British Columbia
[Census subdivision]
Greater Vancouver, RD
British Columbia
[Census division]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
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 58,315 28,725 29,585 2,440,145 1,191,670 1,248,470
English only 52,860 26,420 26,440 2,130,565 1,058,310 1,072,260
French only 30 15 15 1,110 530 580
English and French 4,020 1,730 2,290 172,140 76,650 95,500
Neither English nor French 1,400 560 840 136,320 56,185 80,135
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 58,310 28,730 29,585 2,440,145 1,191,670 1,248,470
English 55,925 27,685 28,245 2,265,310 1,116,840 1,148,470
French 645 325 320 25,710 12,825 12,875
English and French 360 165 195 14,470 6,635 7,835
Neither English nor French 1,375 550 825 134,655 55,370 79,285
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 17 825 410 420 32,940 16,145 16,795
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 17 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.3
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 58,310 28,725 29,585 2,440,145 1,191,675 1,248,470
Single responses 56,665 27,915 28,750 2,361,890 1,153,910 1,207,980
Official languages 39,290 19,840 19,455 1,341,640 678,670 662,970
English 38,665 19,525 19,140 1,316,640 666,170 650,470
French 630 315 315 25,005 12,505 12,500
Non-official languages 17,365 8,075 9,295 1,020,250 475,240 545,015
Aboriginal languages 5 0 5 860 390 470
Algonquian languages 5 0 5 315 135 180
Blackfoot 0 0 0 25 0 20
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 220 105 115
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 5 5 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 40 15 25
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 15 10 5
Woods Cree 0 0 0 20 15 10
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 145 70 80
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 5
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 70 25 40
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 65 25 35
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 5 0 5
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 5 0 0 105 50 55
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 105 45 55
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 5 0 5
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 40 15 20
Chilcotin 0 0 0 25 15 10
Dene 0 0 0 20 5 10
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 10 5 5
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 5
Sekani 0 0 0 0 5 0
Slavey-Hare languages 5 0 0 0 0 5
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 5 5 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 5 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 5
Haida 0 0 0 10 10 5
Inuit languages 0 0 0 20 5 15
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 5 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 15 5 10
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 5 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 5 5 0
Michif 0 0 0 10 0 5
Salish languages 0 0 0 140 65 70
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 35 25 15
Lillooet 0 0 0 10 5 5
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 10 5 0
Squamish 0 0 0 20 5 10
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 20 10 10
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 40 20 25
Siouan languages 0 0 0 25 10 10
Dakota 0 0 0 20 5 15
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 5 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 5 0 5
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 95 45 55
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 45 20 25
Nisga'a 0 5 0 25 15 15
Tsimshian 0 0 0 25 10 15
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 55 25 35
Haisla 0 0 0 10 5 5
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 15 5 10
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 20 10 10
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 10 5 5
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 75 35 35
Non-Aboriginal languages 17,365 8,075 9,295 1,019,395 474,850 544,545
Afro-Asiatic languages 445 215 225 20,725 11,005 9,715
Berber languages 5 5 5 95 55 35
Kabyle 0 0 0 35 20 10
Berber languages, n.i.e. 5 0 5 60 40 25
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 1,355 675 680
Bilen 0 0 0 5 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 165 95 75
Somali 0 0 0 1,170 570 595
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 5 5
Semitic languages 435 215 220 19,225 10,245 8,980
Amharic 30 20 15 1,140 560 585
Arabic 340 160 185 14,320 7,720 6,600
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 5 630 305 325
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 440 240 195
Harari 0 0 5 25 10 15
Hebrew 25 15 5 1,770 960 805
Maltese 5 5 0 80 40 40
Tigrigna 35 20 15 695 340 355
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 5 0 5 135 70 60
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 45 25 15
Austro-Asiatic languages 250 105 150 24,195 11,070 13,125
Khmer (Cambodian) 45 15 25 1,210 555 655
Vietnamese 210 85 120 22,950 10,500 12,450
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 35 15 20
Austronesian languages 1,615 645 965 82,025 33,570 48,460
Bikol 0 0 0 310 140 170
Cebuano 95 45 50 3,210 1,285 1,925
Fijian 0 0 5 395 190 200
Hiligaynon 30 10 20 1,280 485 795
Ilocano 90 30 60 4,605 1,820 2,790
Malagasy 0 0 0 15 0 10
Malay 60 25 35 3,480 1,545 1,930
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 5 5 0 635 290 345
Pangasinan 0 0 0 265 115 150
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 1,315 530 780 66,825 27,275 39,555
Waray-Waray 5 0 5 180 70 110
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 10 5 0 830 360 470
Creole languages 25 5 15 610 310 300
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 25 15 5
Creole, n.o.s. 15 5 10 370 175 185
Creole languages, n.i.e. 10 0 5 225 120 105
Dravidian languages 50 25 25 6,210 3,290 2,925
Kannada 0 0 0 225 115 110
Malayalam 15 5 5 1,750 905 845
Tamil 35 15 15 3,275 1,700 1,580
Telugu 5 0 0 920 550 370
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 40 15 25
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 130 70 60
Indo-European languages 8,440 4,040 4,400 416,565 203,240 213,325
Albanian 35 20 15 1,090 560 530
Armenian 10 10 5 1,060 525 540
Balto-Slavic languages 2,300 1,125 1,175 57,625 26,950 30,675
Baltic languages 15 10 5 645 280 370
Latvian 5 5 5 320 145 175
Lithuanian 15 10 5 325 130 200
Slavic languages 2,285 1,115 1,165 56,975 26,675 30,305
Belarusan 5 0 5 60 30 30
Bosnian 30 15 15 1,155 580 575
Bulgarian 105 45 55 1,725 805 915
Croatian 135 65 70 5,465 2,645 2,820
Czech 135 75 65 3,565 1,705 1,865
Macedonian 15 5 5 250 120 135
Polish 775 370 405 12,040 5,650 6,390
Russian 715 345 370 18,175 8,270 9,905
Serbian 140 75 60 6,300 3,220 3,085
Serbo-Croatian 15 5 5 1,145 545 600
Slovak 125 65 60 2,390 1,060 1,335
Slovene (Slovenian) 10 10 5 545 250 290
Ukrainian 80 40 45 3,990 1,705 2,285
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 180 90 90
Celtic languages 10 0 0 315 170 145
Scottish Gaelic 5 0 5 125 65 60
Welsh 5 0 0 120 65 55
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 65 40 25
Germanic languages 800 375 425 37,830 18,000 19,825
Afrikaans 45 20 25 1,435 730 705
Danish 35 20 15 2,065 1,020 1,050
Dutch 155 70 80 7,455 3,595 3,860
Frisian 0 0 0 80 30 50
German 495 220 270 24,055 11,340 12,720
Icelandic 0 0 0 155 70 80
Norwegian 20 10 10 835 410 430
Swedish 40 20 20 1,290 570 720
Vlaams (Flemish) 5 0 5 200 105 95
Yiddish 0 0 0 220 115 110
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 25 20 15
Greek 60 35 25 4,885 2,515 2,365
Indo-Iranian languages 2,950 1,405 1,545 242,400 119,930 122,465
Indo-Aryan languages 1,585 740 845 198,075 97,680 100,395
Bengali 20 10 15 2,680 1,395 1,290
Gujarati 155 80 75 6,280 2,955 3,325
Hindi 385 175 210 24,220 11,580 12,640
Kashmiri 0 0 0 40 25 15
Konkani 0 0 5 225 110 110
Marathi 10 0 5 535 280 255
Nepali 5 5 0 920 485 430
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 65 35 30
Punjabi (Panjabi) 855 410 450 151,205 74,820 76,385
Sindhi 40 10 25 1,580 725 850
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 35 15 25 1,455 730 725
Urdu 70 35 40 8,875 4,535 4,340
Iranian languages 1,345 655 690 43,985 22,075 21,910
Kurdish 100 45 50 1,650 875 780
Pashto 15 5 5 1,070 570 500
Persian (Farsi) 1,235 605 630 41,265 20,635 20,630
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 15 5 10 340 180 160
Italic (Romance) languages 2,280 1,070 1,210 71,375 34,590 36,785
Catalan 0 0 0 125 65 55
Italian 420 200 220 15,450 7,735 7,710
Portuguese 335 155 180 11,950 5,655 6,295
Romanian 565 285 285 7,175 3,480 3,690
Spanish 955 430 530 36,625 17,615 19,005
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 60 40 25
Japanese 260 90 170 16,900 5,750 11,150
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 65 40 25
Georgian 0 0 0 65 40 25
Korean 1,310 640 665 45,990 20,680 25,310
Mongolic languages 5 0 5 340 145 200
Mongolian 10 0 5 340 145 195
Niger-Congo languages 75 30 40 2,645 1,335 1,315
Akan (Twi) 10 5 5 405 220 180
Bamanankan 0 0 0 10 10 5
Edo 0 0 5 80 45 30
Ewe 0 0 0 60 30 25
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 20 10 5
Ga 0 0 0 35 15 15
Ganda 10 5 5 65 35 30
Igbo 15 10 10 160 90 65
Lingala 0 0 0 55 25 30
Rundi (Kirundi) 5 5 0 100 40 55
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 105 45 55
Shona 5 0 5 150 70 85
Swahili 5 0 5 585 285 295
Wolof 0 0 0 30 10 20
Yoruba 0 5 5 190 110 80
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 25 5 15 610 280 325
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 5 0 265 135 135
Dinka 0 5 0 80 50 30
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 190 85 100
Sign languages 25 10 10 620 330 295
American Sign Language 10 5 10 265 125 135
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 10 10 5 360 200 155
Sino-Tibetan languages 4,505 2,080 2,420 387,640 177,135 210,505
Chinese languages 4,500 2,080 2,415 385,355 175,990 209,365
Cantonese 2,550 1,200 1,345 184,365 85,070 99,300
Hakka 45 20 30 2,180 950 1,230
Mandarin 1,670 755 915 174,920 79,280 95,635
Min Dong 0 0 0 220 105 115
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 130 60 70 10,655 4,755 5,900
Wu (Shanghainese) 40 20 20 4,330 1,905 2,425
Chinese, n.o.s. 65 25 35 8,485 3,840 4,645
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 195 80 110
Tibeto-Burman languages 10 5 5 2,285 1,150 1,140
Burmese 5 0 5 1,035 530 510
Karenic languages 0 0 0 770 370 400
Tibetan 0 0 0 260 135 125
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 220 115 105
Tai-Kadai languages 35 5 25 2,750 980 1,770
Lao 10 0 10 800 405 400
Thai 25 5 20 1,930 570 1,365
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 20 10 10
Turkic languages 60 35 25 3,700 2,035 1,665
Azerbaijani 10 5 5 495 275 225
Turkish 45 25 20 2,770 1,560 1,215
Uyghur 0 0 0 165 80 85
Uzbek 0 0 5 95 45 50
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 5 0 165 70 95
Uralic languages 270 130 140 7,640 3,535 4,105
Estonian 10 10 5 455 195 260
Finnish 70 30 40 1,900 770 1,130
Hungarian 190 95 90 5,285 2,570 2,715
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 365 200 170
Multiple responses 1,650 810 840 78,255 37,760 40,490
English and French 165 80 85 5,200 2,535 2,660
English and non-official language 1,380 685 695 69,885 33,750 36,135
French and non-official language 55 30 30 1,545 750 795
English, French and non-official language 45 20 25 1,620 725 900
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 58,310 28,730 29,585 2,440,145 1,191,670 1,248,470
Single responses 54,765 27,045 27,725 2,252,465 1,102,220 1,150,240
Official languages 45,645 22,705 22,940 1,631,365 811,500 819,870
English 45,440 22,595 22,845 1,622,735 807,235 815,500
French 205 105 95 8,630 4,265 4,365
Non-official languages 9,120 4,340 4,780 621,100 290,725 330,375
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 105 45 55
Algonquian languages 0 0 0 25 10 10
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 15 5 10
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 15 0 10
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 10 5 5
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 15 5 10
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 15 5 10
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 5 0 5
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 10 5 5
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 5 5 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0 0 5 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 5 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 10 5 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Dakota 0 0 0 10 10 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 15 5 10
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 5 5 5
Nisga'a 0 0 0 5 5 5
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 5
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 5 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 5 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 15 5 10
Non-Aboriginal languages 9,120 4,340 4,785 620,995 290,680 330,320
Afro-Asiatic languages 240 110 135 11,900 5,965 5,935
Berber languages 0 0 0 40 20 20
Kabyle 0 0 0 15 5 10
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 20 15 5
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 695 315 380
Bilen 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 80 40 35
Somali 0 0 0 610 270 340
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 5 5
Semitic languages 240 110 135 11,155 5,630 5,530
Amharic 25 15 10 535 250 290
Arabic 195 85 110 8,680 4,405 4,275
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 400 200 200
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 305 160 145
Harari 0 0 0 10 5 5
Hebrew 10 5 0 785 400 385
Maltese 0 0 0 5 5 0
Tigrigna 10 5 5 355 165 190
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 5 5 5 90 40 45
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 5 5
Austro-Asiatic languages 120 45 70 15,000 6,955 8,045
Khmer (Cambodian) 25 10 15 620 290 330
Vietnamese 95 40 60 14,365 6,655 7,710
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 15 10 10
Austronesian languages 615 280 335 35,335 15,585 19,750
Bikol 0 0 0 70 30 35
Cebuano 30 20 15 1,085 485 600
Fijian 0 0 5 95 50 50
Hiligaynon 20 10 10 355 150 205
Ilocano 10 10 10 1,465 625 840
Malagasy 0 0 0 5 5 0
Malay 15 5 10 1,050 485 565
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 135 65 75
Pangasinan 0 0 0 55 25 30
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 535 245 290 30,695 13,505 17,190
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 55 25 35
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 260 130 130
Creole languages 0 0 5 290 125 160
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 5 5 5
Creole, n.o.s. 5 5 0 205 85 115
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 80 35 40
Dravidian languages 25 15 10 3,355 1,695 1,650
Kannada 0 0 0 95 45 50
Malayalam 5 0 0 885 450 435
Tamil 20 10 10 1,935 965 965
Telugu 0 0 0 425 230 190
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 15 5 5
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 55 20 30
Indo-European languages 3,815 1,840 1,975 220,600 107,100 113,505
Albanian 15 10 10 530 255 270
Armenian 5 0 5 505 225 280
Balto-Slavic languages 1,125 570 560 25,650 12,295 13,350
Baltic languages 5 0 0 160 75 90
Latvian 0 0 0 65 30 35
Lithuanian 5 5 5 90 45 50
Slavic languages 1,125 565 555 25,490 12,225 13,265
Belarusan 0 0 0 10 5 5
Bosnian 10 5 5 540 270 270
Bulgarian 60 25 30 925 425 495
Croatian 35 20 15 1,795 840 955
Czech 40 20 20 1,030 520 510
Macedonian 5 5 0 120 60 60
Polish 350 170 180 4,490 2,130 2,355
Russian 465 230 230 10,795 5,125 5,670
Serbian 80 50 30 3,470 1,760 1,715
Serbo-Croatian 5 5 0 435 205 235
Slovak 60 30 30 775 375 405
Slovene (Slovenian) 0 0 0 60 25 35
Ukrainian 25 10 10 1,010 470 540
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 25 10 15
Celtic languages 5 0 5 30 20 15
Scottish Gaelic 0 0 0 15 5 5
Welsh 0 0 0 20 10 5
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Germanic languages 75 35 40 4,665 2,200 2,460
Afrikaans 15 5 5 520 250 265
Danish 0 0 0 180 90 90
Dutch 5 0 0 685 325 365
Frisian 0 0 0 5 5 0
German 50 20 30 2,895 1,345 1,550
Icelandic 0 0 0 50 25 30
Norwegian 0 0 0 75 35 35
Swedish 5 0 5 220 110 115
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0 20 15 5
Yiddish 0 0 0 15 10 5
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 5 0
Greek 20 5 10 1,730 840 895
Indo-Iranian languages 1,620 765 855 156,835 76,640 80,195
Indo-Aryan languages 770 360 410 127,630 62,480 65,150
Bengali 5 0 5 1,575 775 800
Gujarati 50 20 25 2,740 1,210 1,530
Hindi 135 55 80 11,235 5,310 5,920
Kashmiri 0 0 0 5 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0 40 15 15
Marathi 0 0 0 245 125 120
Nepali 0 0 0 550 290 265
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 30 20 15
Punjabi (Panjabi) 520 250 265 104,855 51,630 53,225
Sindhi 5 5 0 590 255 335
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 10 5 5 595 290 305
Urdu 40 20 25 5,165 2,560 2,610
Iranian languages 840 395 445 29,035 14,075 14,960
Kurdish 55 30 30 1,025 515 505
Pashto 10 0 10 660 330 330
Persian (Farsi) 775 370 405 27,350 13,230 14,125
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 10 10 5 175 90 90
Italic (Romance) languages 940 445 500 30,665 14,630 16,035
Catalan 0 0 0 60 30 35
Italian 70 30 40 3,950 1,715 2,230
Portuguese 120 55 70 5,115 2,430 2,685
Romanian 280 140 145 3,215 1,545 1,675
Spanish 475 225 250 18,310 8,905 9,410
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 5 10
Japanese 115 45 65 8,235 3,375 4,855
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 15 10 10
Georgian 0 0 0 15 10 10
Korean 995 500 500 34,225 15,725 18,500
Mongolic languages 5 0 5 160 80 85
Mongolian 5 0 5 160 75 85
Niger-Congo languages 20 10 10 725 325 405
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 125 70 55
Bamanankan 0 0 0 5 5 5
Edo 0 0 0 15 5 5
Ewe 0 0 0 20 10 10
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ga 0 0 0 5 0 0
Ganda 0 0 0 5 5 5
Igbo 10 5 5 35 20 15
Lingala 0 0 0 35 10 20
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 55 15 35
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 45 15 30
Shona 0 0 0 40 15 20
Swahili 0 0 0 155 60 90
Wolof 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yoruba 0 0 0 40 20 20
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 5 5 5 150 65 85
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 105 50 55
Dinka 0 0 0 45 25 20
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 60 20 40
Sign languages 30 15 15 830 460 370
American Sign Language 10 5 5 295 150 150
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 5 0 5
Sign languages, n.i.e 20 10 5 530 305 220
Sino-Tibetan languages 3,025 1,425 1,605 285,515 130,990 154,525
Chinese languages 3,025 1,420 1,600 283,885 130,170 153,715
Cantonese 1,685 800 885 132,185 60,235 71,950
Hakka 10 5 5 670 280 390
Mandarin 1,225 575 655 138,680 64,060 74,625
Min Dong 0 0 0 65 30 35
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 35 20 20 4,645 2,105 2,540
Wu (Shanghainese) 30 15 15 2,500 1,145 1,350
Chinese, n.o.s. 30 10 20 5,045 2,270 2,775
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 100 50 55
Tibeto-Burman languages 5 5 0 1,630 820 810
Burmese 0 0 0 685 350 335
Karenic languages 0 0 0 685 335 350
Tibetan 0 0 0 165 90 75
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 90 45 40
Tai-Kadai languages 10 5 5 1,015 435 580
Lao 0 5 0 335 160 175
Thai 10 0 5 675 275 400
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 5 5 5
Turkic languages 25 15 15 1,550 810 740
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 185 95 90
Turkish 20 10 15 1,190 625 565
Uyghur 0 0 0 100 50 50
Uzbek 0 0 0 40 25 15
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 40 15 25
Uralic languages 75 35 40 1,980 930 1,045
Estonian 5 0 0 75 30 45
Finnish 15 5 5 435 190 240
Hungarian 60 30 25 1,470 710 760
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 110 50 60
Multiple responses 3,545 1,685 1,865 187,680 89,450 98,230
English and French 110 55 60 3,475 1,700 1,775
English and non-official language 3,330 1,585 1,750 181,305 86,450 94,850
French and non-official language 20 10 5 500 225 275
English, French and non-official language 85 35 50 2,400 1,075 1,325
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 58,310 28,725 29,585 2,440,145 1,191,675 1,248,470
None 48,270 23,980 24,290 1,919,305 944,770 974,530
English 4,050 2,005 2,045 232,050 112,195 119,850
French 605 280 330 19,620 8,930 10,690
Non-official language 5,235 2,395 2,835 260,735 121,820 138,910
Aboriginal 5 5 0 800 375 425
Non-Aboriginal 5,230 2,400 2,835 259,935 121,450 138,485
English and French 30 15 15 965 435 530
English and non-official language 55 20 35 4,895 2,285 2,605
French and non-official language 60 30 30 2,495 1,190 1,305
English, French and non-official language 5 0 5 80 40 45
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 57,900 28,610 29,290 2,426,230 1,185,400 1,240,835
Official languages 56,475 28,025 28,445 2,290,560 1,129,240 1,161,325
English 56,440 28,015 28,430 2,289,520 1,128,740 1,160,780
French 4,270 1,965 2,300 172,260 76,600 95,660
Non-official languages 21,055 9,895 11,160 1,220,345 574,040 646,300
Aboriginal languages 0 0 10 1,605 670 935
Algonquian languages 0 0 0 485 200 290
Blackfoot 0 0 0 15 0 15
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 310 145 165
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 10
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 85 45 40
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 20 10 20
Woods Cree 0 0 0 15 0 10
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 180 90 90
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 20 10 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 15 0 10
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 140 40 100
Algonquin 0 0 0 15 10 10
Ojibway 0 0 0 120 35 85
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 10 0 10
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 85 30 60
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 80 30 55
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 10 10 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 50 10 40
Chilcotin 0 0 0 10 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 10 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 10 10 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 10 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 10
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 10 0
Haida 0 0 0 60 35 30
Inuit languages 0 0 0 60 30 35
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 10 10 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 40 15 25
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 0 10
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 10 10
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 10 10 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0 30 15 15
Salish languages 0 0 0 535 215 330
Comox 0 0 0 20 0 15
Halkomelem 0 0 0 150 60 90
Lillooet 0 0 0 20 15 10
Okanagan 0 0 0 35 15 20
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 10 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 225 100 125
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 25 10 15
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 60 20 45
Siouan languages 0 0 0 30 15 20
Dakota 0 0 0 15 10 10
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 10 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 180 80 100
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 55 15 40
Nisga'a 0 0 0 65 35 35
Tsimshian 0 0 0 65 30 30
Wakashan languages 10 0 0 100 45 55
Haisla 0 0 0 25 0 25
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 10 0 10
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 45 35 10
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 15 0 10
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 35 20 15
Non-Aboriginal languages 21,050 9,900 11,155 1,218,825 573,410 645,415
Afro-Asiatic languages 640 350 285 29,225 15,270 13,955
Berber languages 0 0 0 125 80 45
Kabyle 0 0 0 55 30 25
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 70 50 15
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 1,880 870 1,005
Bilen 0 0 0 15 0 15
Oromo 0 0 0 190 110 80
Somali 0 0 0 1,675 755 915
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 0 10
Semitic languages 635 350 285 27,480 14,465 13,015
Amharic 50 40 10 1,755 905 855
Arabic 465 250 210 19,990 10,680 9,315
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 715 340 375
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 545 270 275
Harari 0 0 0 55 35 20
Hebrew 80 35 40 4,585 2,360 2,225
Maltese 0 0 0 165 90 80
Tigrigna 50 20 30 935 510 430
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 290 150 135
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 10 0 0 95 45 45
Austro-Asiatic languages 305 125 180 30,390 14,495 15,890
Khmer (Cambodian) 65 25 40 1,440 620 820
Vietnamese 240 95 145 29,015 13,890 15,125
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 60 30 30
Austronesian languages 1,955 820 1,135 106,580 44,620 61,955
Bikol 0 10 0 495 205 285
Cebuano 95 55 35 4,185 1,625 2,555
Fijian 15 10 0 980 580 405
Hiligaynon 30 0 15 1,365 600 770
Ilocano 115 35 75 5,665 2,210 3,460
Malagasy 0 0 0 10 0 0
Malay 150 70 85 6,435 3,050 3,390
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 775 350 430
Pangasinan 0 0 0 445 180 265
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 1,745 720 1,025 96,290 39,665 56,625
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 280 120 150
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 1,175 580 595
Creole languages 40 25 20 1,820 975 845
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 60 25 35
Creole, n.o.s. 30 15 15 1,020 540 480
Creole languages, n.i.e. 15 0 0 755 415 335
Dravidian languages 85 45 40 8,875 4,710 4,165
Kannada 0 0 0 445 210 235
Malayalam 30 20 15 2,580 1,395 1,190
Tamil 60 30 30 4,860 2,530 2,325
Telugu 0 0 0 1,425 835 595
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 65 25 40
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 150 75 70
Indo-European languages 10,550 5,065 5,485 536,805 262,060 274,755
Albanian 15 10 0 1,135 580 555
Armenian 10 0 0 1,455 725 735
Balto-Slavic languages 2,645 1,310 1,330 66,125 31,535 34,590
Baltic languages 10 10 10 635 310 325
Latvian 0 0 0 310 175 140
Lithuanian 15 10 0 325 135 185
Slavic languages 2,635 1,305 1,330 65,675 31,315 34,350
Belarusan 10 10 0 205 95 110
Bosnian 25 10 15 1,780 890 890
Bulgarian 100 45 55 1,975 875 1,100
Croatian 235 115 120 7,995 3,920 4,075
Czech 180 95 90 4,580 2,140 2,435
Macedonian 30 15 15 345 180 160
Polish 900 430 470 13,820 6,540 7,275
Russian 980 465 510 24,000 11,325 12,675
Serbian 190 110 80 8,010 4,105 3,905
Serbo-Croatian 20 15 10 1,240 595 645
Slovak 175 110 70 3,060 1,425 1,635
Slovene (Slovenian) 25 10 15 725 330 400
Ukrainian 160 95 65 5,960 2,605 3,355
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 15 0 10 250 120 125
Celtic languages 15 10 10 1,175 650 520
Scottish Gaelic 10 10 0 350 225 120
Welsh 10 0 0 145 65 85
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 10 0 0 685 370 320
Germanic languages 1,105 500 600 57,255 27,520 29,730
Afrikaans 105 55 50 4,230 2,160 2,065
Danish 65 25 35 2,455 1,150 1,310
Dutch 160 60 100 9,200 4,340 4,855
Frisian 0 0 0 120 55 65
German 730 360 375 38,665 18,840 19,820
Icelandic 0 0 0 215 110 100
Norwegian 30 10 20 1,405 730 680
Swedish 55 20 40 2,765 1,205 1,560
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 10 0 220 125 100
Yiddish 0 0 0 385 175 210
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 75 40 30
Greek 130 70 65 7,230 3,675 3,555
Indo-Iranian languages 3,600 1,730 1,870 297,060 147,625 149,435
Indo-Aryan languages 2,080 980 1,105 248,620 123,215 125,405
Bengali 20 0 10 3,145 1,610 1,530
Gujarati 250 125 125 10,685 5,030 5,655
Hindi 840 410 425 70,505 34,305 36,195
Kashmiri 0 0 0 45 25 20
Konkani 0 0 0 375 185 190
Marathi 25 10 10 1,275 650 625
Nepali 0 0 0 1,180 595 590
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 70 40 30
Punjabi (Panjabi) 1,130 540 590 187,530 93,595 93,935
Sindhi 50 15 40 3,140 1,340 1,800
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 55 20 35 2,140 1,110 1,030
Urdu 135 60 80 14,610 7,635 6,975
Iranian languages 1,540 755 785 49,445 24,950 24,495
Kurdish 230 120 120 2,070 1,095 980
Pashto 15 10 0 1,540 855 685
Persian (Farsi) 1,375 670 705 47,155 23,770 23,385
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 20 10 10 750 380 375
Italic (Romance) languages 3,260 1,560 1,705 118,715 56,405 62,310
Catalan 0 0 0 245 125 120
Italian 595 260 335 25,610 12,450 13,155
Portuguese 365 195 170 15,670 7,450 8,225
Romanian 710 365 350 8,265 4,075 4,190
Spanish 1,705 790 910 75,105 35,255 39,855
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 220 130 85
Japanese 435 190 245 28,630 12,410 16,220
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 90 50 40
Georgian 0 0 0 90 50 45
Korean 1,355 620 735 50,640 23,170 27,470
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 320 155 170
Mongolian 0 0 0 325 155 165
Niger-Congo languages 170 75 90 5,810 3,020 2,790
Akan (Twi) 10 0 10 495 280 215
Bamanankan 0 0 0 20 10 10
Edo 10 0 0 115 65 55
Ewe 0 0 0 115 75 35
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 45 10 35
Ga 0 0 0 95 60 35
Ganda 0 0 0 105 60 45
Igbo 15 10 0 240 140 95
Lingala 0 10 0 235 105 130
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 10 0 105 35 65
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 10 0 0 210 95 115
Shona 10 0 10 265 125 140
Swahili 85 50 35 2,655 1,440 1,220
Wolof 0 0 0 30 15 15
Yoruba 20 15 10 505 260 250
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 50 15 30 1,325 605 725
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 300 150 150
Dinka 10 0 0 50 35 15
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 10 0 0 250 120 135
Sign languages 145 50 90 3,540 1,405 2,135
American Sign Language 75 35 45 2,035 690 1,345
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 10 0
Sign languages, n.i.e. 70 20 50 1,565 735 830
Sino-Tibetan languages 5,495 2,580 2,915 431,545 199,110 232,430
Chinese languages 5,470 2,570 2,900 429,070 197,865 231,205
Cantonese 2,940 1,390 1,550 223,705 103,510 120,190
Hakka 45 15 25 2,555 1,215 1,340
Mandarin 3,175 1,490 1,685 250,170 112,935 137,235
Min Dong 10 0 10 125 55 70
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 230 110 120 15,660 6,945 8,720
Wu (Shanghainese) 50 15 30 5,385 2,345 3,035
Chinese, n.o.s. 100 25 70 8,745 3,985 4,760
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 10 195 80 115
Tibeto-Burman languages 20 10 15 2,755 1,375 1,380
Burmese 25 10 10 1,385 685 705
Karenic languages 0 0 0 905 455 450
Tibetan 0 0 0 305 165 140
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 295 140 155
Tai-Kadai languages 55 20 35 3,810 1,540 2,270
Lao 30 15 15 1,125 505 620
Thai 30 10 25 2,875 1,100 1,770
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 10 0
Turkic languages 135 70 65 5,950 3,225 2,725
Azerbaijani 15 10 10 835 455 385
Turkish 115 55 60 4,875 2,630 2,240
Uyghur 0 0 0 105 50 55
Uzbek 20 15 10 170 95 75
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 225 125 105
Uralic languages 335 175 160 9,045 4,205 4,845
Estonian 10 0 0 495 205 295
Finnish 80 35 45 2,085 825 1,265
Hungarian 255 140 115 6,480 3,175 3,310
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 25 20 10 695 380 315

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Port Coquitlam, CY [Census subdivision], British Columbia and Greater Vancouver, RD [Census division], British Columbia (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released November 29, 2017.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed July 22, 2019).

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