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Mother Tongue Census 2016

TopicValue
Total - Mother tongue for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% data24,780
Single responses24,330
English20,440
French1,060
Aboriginal languages150
Cree-Montagnais languages5
Algonquin0
Ojibway0
Dene5
Gwich'in40
North Slavey (Hare)0
Slavey, n.o.s.0
Kaska (Nahani)10
Tahltan5
Northern Tutchone20
Southern Tutchone20
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e.5
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun)5
Inuktitut5
Salish languages0
Tlingit10
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s.5
Non-Aboriginal languages2,675
Somali5
Amharic0
Arabic30
Hebrew5
Semitic languages, n.i.e.0
Vietnamese50
Cebuano70
Fijian5
Hiligaynon30
Ilocano30
Malay10
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango)5
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)730
Waray-Waray5
Austronesian languages, n.i.e.0
Creole, n.o.s.15
Creole languages, n.i.e.10
Malayalam20
Tamil20
Telugu5
Albanian5
Baltic languages5
Bosnian5
Bulgarian5
Croatian5
Czech25
Polish35
Russian65
Serbian5
Serbo-Croatian5
Slovak5
Slovene (Slovenian)10
Ukrainian35
Welsh5
Celtic languages, n.i.e.0
Afrikaans10
Danish15
Dutch65
German345
Icelandic0
Norwegian5
Swedish10
Vlaams (Flemish)0
Greek5
Bengali20
Gujarati15
Hindi30
Punjabi (Panjabi)80
Sinhala (Sinhalese)5
Urdu20
Persian (Farsi)25
Catalan5
Italian15
Portuguese10
Romanian15
Spanish140
Japanese90
Korean45
Mongolian0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda)0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e.10
American Sign Language5
Sign languages, n.i.e5
Cantonese195
Mandarin90
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese)10
Chinese, n.o.s.10
Lao0
Thai20
Finnish15
Hungarian40
Other languages, n.i.e.0
Multiple responses450
English and French170
English and non-official language255
French and non-official language10
English, French and non-official language15