2011 National Household Survey: Data tables

Detailed Mother Tongue (158), Generation Status (4), Knowledge of Official Languages (5), Number of Non-Official Languages Spoken (5), Age Groups (10) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, 2011 National Household Survey

About this variable: Number of non-official languages spoken (5)


Knowledge of non-official languages

Part A - Short definition
Not applicable

Part B - Detailed definition
Refers to languages, other than English or French, in which the respondent can conduct a conversation.


  1. Total - Number of non-official languages spoken
  2. No non-official langauges spoken
  3. One non-official language spoken
  4. Two non-official languages spoken
  5. Three non-official languages spoken
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