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Watson Lake

Language Census 2006

Datanote: In some cases, the census subdivision boundary does not match the municipal boundary. To provide a more representative estimate of demography in this geographic area, the census subdivisions of Two and One-Half Mile Village (6001034), Two Mile Village (6001033), Upper Liard (6001032), and Watson Lake (6001003) were combined.

TopicValue
Total population by knowledge of official languages - 20% sample data1,205
English only1,120
French only0
English and French70
Neither English nor French10
Total population by first official language spoken - 20% sample data1,210
English1,180
French20
English and French10
Neither English nor French10
Official language minority (number)
Official language minority (percentage)
Total population by language spoken most often at home - 20% sample data1,205
Single responses1,205
English1,135
French0
Non-official languages70
Algonquin0
Atikamekw0
Blackfoot0
Carrier0
Chilcotin0
Chipewyan0
Cree10
Siouan languages (Dakota/Sioux)0
Dene0
Dogrib0
Gitksan0
Inuinnaqtun0
Inuktitut, n.i.e.0
Kutchin-Gwich'in (Loucheux)0
Malecite0
Mi'kmaq0
Mohawk0
Montagnais-Naskapi0
Nisga'a10
North Slave (Hare)10
Ojibway0
Oji-Cree0
Shuswap0
South Slave0
Tlingit0
Italian0
Portuguese0
Romanian0
Spanish0
Danish0
Dutch0
Flemish0
Frisian0
German0
Norwegian0
Swedish0
Yiddish0
Bosnian0
Bulgarian0
Croatian0
Czech0
Macedonian0
Polish0
Russian0
Serbian0
Serbo-Croatian0
Slovak0
Slovenian0
Ukrainian0
Latvian0
Lithuanian0
Estonian0
Finnish0
Hungarian0
Greek0
Armenian0
Turkish0
Amharic0
Arabic0
Hebrew0
Maltese0
Somali0
Tigrigna0
Bengali0
Gujarati0
Hindi0
Kurdish0
Panjabi (Punjabi)10
Pashto0
Persian (Farsi)0
Sindhi0
Sinhala (Sinhalese)0
Urdu0
Malayalam0
Tamil0
Telugu0
Japanese0
Korean0
Cantonese0
Chinese, n.o.s.0
Mandarin0
Taiwanese0
Lao0
Khmer (Cambodian)0
Vietnamese0
Bisayan languages0
Ilocano0
Malay0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)0
Akan (Twi)0
Swahili0
Creoles0
Other languages25
Multiple responses0
English and French0
English and non-official language0
French and non-official language0
English, French and non-official language0
Various non-official languages spoken - 20% sample data
Algonquin0
Atikamekw0
Blackfoot0
Carrier0
Chilcotin0
Chipewyan0
Cree10
Siouan languages (Dakota/Sioux)0
Dene0
Dogrib0
Gitksan10
Inuinnaqtun0
Inuktitut, n.i.e.0
Kutchin-Gwich'in (Loucheux)0
Malecite0
Mi'kmaq0
Mohawk0
Montagnais-Naskapi0
Nisga'a0
North Slave (Hare)10
Ojibway0
Oji-Cree0
Shuswap0
South Slave10
Tlingit10
Italian10
Portuguese0
Romanian0
Spanish15
Danish0
Dutch10
Flemish0
Frisian0
German25
Norwegian0
Swedish0
Yiddish0
Bosnian10
Bulgarian0
Croatian0
Czech10
Macedonian0
Polish0
Russian0
Serbian0
Serbo-Croatian0
Slovak0
Slovenian0
Ukrainian0
Latvian0
Lithuanian0
Estonian0
Finnish0
Hungarian0
Greek0
Armenian0
Turkish0
Amharic0
Arabic0
Hebrew0
Maltese0
Somali0
Tigrigna0
Bengali0
Gujarati0
Hindi0
Kurdish0
Panjabi (Punjabi)15
Pashto0
Persian (Farsi)0
Sindhi0
Sinhala (Sinhalese)0
Urdu0
Malayalam0
Tamil0
Telugu0
Japanese0
Korean0
Cantonese10
Chinese, n.o.s.0
Mandarin10
Taiwanese0
Lao0
Khmer (Cambodian)0
Vietnamese0
Bisayan languages0
Ilocano0
Malay0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)0
Akan (Twi)0
Swahili0
Creoles0
Other languages180