2011 Census of Canada: Topic-based tabulations

Topic-based tabulation: Detailed Mother Tongue (232), Knowledge of Official Languages (5), Age Groups (17A) and Sex (3) for the Population Excluding Institutional Residents of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2011 Census

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This table details detailed mother tongue , knowledge of official languages , age groups and sex for the population excluding institutional residents in New Brunswick / Nouveau-Brunswick
Detailed mother tongue (232) Knowledge of official languages (5)
Total - Knowledge of official languages English only French only English and French Neither English nor French
Total - Detailed mother tongue 739,895 426,675 66,375 245,890 955
Single responses 731,855 425,080 66,170 239,665 945
English 479,930 408,395 170 71,305 60
French 233,530 2,130 65,685 165,700 15
Non-official languages 18,395 14,560 310 2,660 870
Aboriginal languages 2,545 2,470 0 65 10
Algonquian languages 2,525 2,450 0 60 10
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0
Cree languages 10 10 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 15 15 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 390 385 0 5 0
Mi'kmaq 2,115 2,050 0 55 10
Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 5 5 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0 0 0
Athapaskan languages 5 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0
Wetsuweten 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 0
Tlicho (Dogrib) 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 5 0 0 0
Sarcee 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0
Athapaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0
Gitksan 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth) 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 5 5 0 0 0
Inuktitut 5 5 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun 0 0 0 0 0
Inuvialuktun 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.i.e. 10 10 0 0 0
Romance languages 2,225 1,465 55 585 130
Italian 445 245 5 180 20
Portuguese 220 155 5 50 10
Romanian 420 290 10 85 40
Spanish 1,135 770 30 275 60
Catalan 5 0 0 0 0
Romance languages, n.i.e. 0 5 0 0 0
Germanic languages 3,130 2,535 5 560 30
Dutch 920 755 0 165 0
Flemish 30 15 0 15 0
Frisian 35 25 0 5 0
German 1,800 1,455 0 335 10
Yiddish 25 5 0 5 20
Scandinavian languages 240 210 0 30 0
Danish 150 130 0 15 0
Icelandic 5 5 0 0 0
Norwegian 40 40 0 5 0
Swedish 45 35 0 10 0
Afrikaans 70 65 0 5 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 5 0
Celtic languages 30 25 0 5 0
Gaelic languages 15 10 0 5 0
Welsh 15 10 0 0 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 5 0
Slavic languages 1,145 895 10 200 40
Belarusian (Byelorussian) 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 40 35 0 5 0
Bulgarian 20 10 0 5 0
Croatian 75 65 0 10 0
Czech 45 30 0 20 0
Macedonian 15 15 0 0 0
Polish 255 195 0 55 5
Russian 360 280 5 50 25
Serbian 120 95 5 15 10
Serbo-Croatian 45 35 0 10 0
Slovak 25 15 0 10 0
Slovenian 10 10 0 5 0
Ukrainian 140 100 5 25 5
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 5 0
Baltic languages 30 25 0 5 0
Latvian 20 20 0 0 0
Lithuanian 15 10 0 0 0
Greek 140 110 0 25 5
Armenian 10 0 0 10 0
Albanian 20 15 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0
Finno-Ugric languages 230 185 0 45 0
Estonian 20 20 0 0 0
Finnish 50 40 0 5 0
Hungarian 155 120 0 35 0
Turkic languages 90 75 0 15 0
Azerbaijani 5 5 0 5 0
Turkish 65 55 0 10 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 20 15 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages 1,480 850 100 470 55
Berber languages (Kabyle) 10 0 5 0 0
Cushitic languages 35 15 10 15 0
Oromo 35 10 5 15 0
Somali 5 5 0 0 0
Semitic languages 1,410 835 80 435 55
Amharic 45 30 5 10 5
Arabic 1,330 765 80 425 55
Hebrew 30 25 0 0 0
Maltese 0 5 0 0 0
Tigrigna 10 5 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 20 0 5 20 0
Indo-Iranian languages 1,455 1,275 0 95 85
Indo-Aryan languages 950 830 0 55 65
Bengali 175 170 0 10 5
Gujarati 50 45 0 5 0
Hindi 245 220 0 20 10
Konkani 15 20 0 0 0
Marathi 30 30 0 5 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 90 80 0 5 5
Sindhi 15 15 0 5 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 15 15 0 0 0
Urdu 205 185 0 15 10
Nepali 105 65 0 0 40
Iranian languages 470 415 0 35 20
Kurdish 10 10 0 0 0
Pashto 10 5 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 450 405 0 35 15
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 30 30 0 5 0
Dravidian languages 200 180 0 20 0
Kannada 15 15 0 0 0
Malayalam 40 35 0 5 0
Tamil 95 80 0 10 0
Telugu 45 40 0 0 0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 10 5 0 5 0
Japanese 110 100 0 15 5
Korean 1,810 1,585 0 85 135
Sino-Tibetan languages 1,860 1,500 10 115 240
Chinese languages 1,830 1,475 10 110 235
Cantonese 225 170 5 25 30
Chaochow (Teochow) 0 0 0 0 0
Fukien 0 0 0 0 0
Hakka 5 5 0 0 0
Mandarin 400 320 5 15 60
Shanghainese 5 5 0 0 0
Taiwanese 5 5 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 1,185 965 10 70 140
Tibetan languages 0 0 0 0 0
Burmese 5 5 0 0 5
Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 25 20 0 0 5
Tai languages 65 55 0 10 0
Lao 5 0 0 0 0
Thai 65 55 0 5 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 295 220 0 45 25
Khmer (Cambodian) 5 5 0 0 0
Vietnamese 290 215 0 40 25
Malayo-Polynesian languages 725 690 5 25 0
Bisayan languages 65 65 0 0 0
Ilocano 20 15 0 5 0
Malay 45 40 0 0 0
Pampango 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 585 560 5 15 0
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0
Malagasy 10 0 0 5 0
Fijian 0 0 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0
Malayo-Polynesian languages, n.i.e. 10 10 0 5 0
Niger-Congo languages 545 190 105 225 20
Akan (Twi) 15 15 0 0 0
Bantu languages 310 100 55 140 15
Lingala 10 0 5 5 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 40 10 0 25 5
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 35 0 5 30 0
Shona 15 15 0 0 0
Swahili 140 45 25 60 10
Ganda 5 5 0 5 0
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 60 20 20 15 0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0
Igbo 20 15 0 0 0
Wolof 15 0 5 5 0
Bamanankan 25 5 15 10 0
Ewe 15 5 0 10 0
Ga 5 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 135 45 30 55 5
African languages, n.i.e. 30 15 0 10 0
Creoles 70 25 10 35 0
Non-verbal languages 130 60 5 5 70
American Sign Language 35 15 0 0 15
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e. 100 45 0 0 50
Other languages 15 5 0 0 10
Multiple responses 8,045 1,595 210 6,220 10
English and French 6,580 600 145 5,840 0
English and non-official language 1,120 950 0 155 10
French and non-official language 250 40 65 150 5
English, French and non-official language 90 10 0 80 0

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-314-XCB2011033.

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