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Language Census 2006

TopicValue
Total population by knowledge of official languages - 20% sample data30,195
English only26,515
French only105
English and French3,445
Neither English nor French130
Total population by first official language spoken - 20% sample data30,195
English28,830
French1,125
English and French120
Neither English nor French115
Official language minority (number)1,180
Official language minority (percentage)3.9
Total population by language spoken most often at home - 20% sample data30,190
Single responses30,010
English28,535
French540
Non-official languages930
Algonquin0
Atikamekw0
Blackfoot0
Carrier10
Chilcotin0
Chipewyan0
Cree0
Siouan languages (Dakota/Sioux)0
Dene10
Dogrib10
Gitksan0
Inuinnaqtun0
Inuktitut, n.i.e.25
Kutchin-Gwich'in (Loucheux)10
Malecite0
Mi'kmaq0
Mohawk0
Montagnais-Naskapi0
Nisga'a0
North Slave (Hare)20
Ojibway0
Oji-Cree0
Shuswap0
South Slave10
Tlingit0
Italian0
Portuguese0
Romanian0
Spanish65
Danish0
Dutch0
Flemish0
Frisian0
German215
Norwegian0
Swedish10
Yiddish0
Bosnian0
Bulgarian0
Croatian0
Czech10
Macedonian0
Polish0
Russian20
Serbian0
Serbo-Croatian0
Slovak0
Slovenian0
Ukrainian0
Latvian0
Lithuanian0
Estonian0
Finnish0
Hungarian10
Greek10
Armenian0
Turkish0
Amharic0
Arabic10
Hebrew0
Maltese0
Somali0
Tigrigna0
Bengali10
Gujarati0
Hindi0
Kurdish0
Panjabi (Punjabi)60
Pashto0
Persian (Farsi)0
Sindhi0
Sinhala (Sinhalese)0
Urdu0
Malayalam0
Tamil10
Telugu10
Japanese15
Korean0
Cantonese55
Chinese, n.o.s.40
Mandarin30
Taiwanese0
Lao0
Khmer (Cambodian)0
Vietnamese100
Bisayan languages0
Ilocano0
Malay0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)75
Akan (Twi)0
Swahili0
Creoles0
Other languages85
Multiple responses180
English and French65
English and non-official language110
French and non-official language10
English, French and non-official language10
Various non-official languages spoken - 20% sample data
Algonquin0
Atikamekw0
Blackfoot0
Carrier10
Chilcotin0
Chipewyan10
Cree60
Siouan languages (Dakota/Sioux)0
Dene20
Dogrib10
Gitksan10
Inuinnaqtun10
Inuktitut, n.i.e.45
Kutchin-Gwich'in (Loucheux)150
Malecite0
Mi'kmaq10
Mohawk0
Montagnais-Naskapi0
Nisga'a10
North Slave (Hare)30
Ojibway0
Oji-Cree0
Shuswap0
South Slave20
Tlingit145
Italian85
Portuguese25
Romanian10
Spanish785
Danish20
Dutch200
Flemish0
Frisian0
German1,055
Norwegian25
Swedish20
Yiddish0
Bosnian0
Bulgarian20
Croatian10
Czech45
Macedonian0
Polish40
Russian70
Serbian15
Serbo-Croatian20
Slovak20
Slovenian25
Ukrainian55
Latvian10
Lithuanian10
Estonian10
Finnish10
Hungarian85
Greek40
Armenian0
Turkish10
Amharic0
Arabic40
Hebrew10
Maltese0
Somali0
Tigrigna0
Bengali10
Gujarati0
Hindi10
Kurdish0
Panjabi (Punjabi)95
Pashto0
Persian (Farsi)10
Sindhi0
Sinhala (Sinhalese)0
Urdu0
Malayalam0
Tamil10
Telugu0
Japanese65
Korean15
Cantonese105
Chinese, n.o.s.90
Mandarin75
Taiwanese10
Lao0
Khmer (Cambodian)0
Vietnamese110
Bisayan languages20
Ilocano0
Malay0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)185
Akan (Twi)0
Swahili10
Creoles10
Other languages1,065