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 and Federal Electoral Districts (2003 Representation Order), 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 739,895 426,670 66,380 245,890 955
Single responses 731,855 425,080 66,165 239,665 945
English 479,930 408,395 175 71,310 55
French 233,530 2,130 65,685 165,700 20
Non-official languages 18,395 14,560 310 2,660 865
Aboriginal languages 2,545 2,470 5 60 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. 10 10 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 390 380 0 5 0
Mi'kmaq 2,115 2,050 5 55 10
Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 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 0 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 0 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 10 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 1,460 50 580 130
Italian 445 245 5 180 20
Portuguese 220 155 5 50 10
Romanian 420 285 10 80 40
Spanish 1,135 770 30 275 60
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0
Romance languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 0 0
Germanic languages 3,130 2,530 0 560 35
Dutch 925 755 0 165 5
Flemish 30 15 0 15 0
Frisian 35 30 0 5 0
German 1,800 1,460 5 335 10
Yiddish 25 5 0 5 20
Scandinavian languages 240 210 0 30 0
Danish 145 135 0 15 0
Icelandic 5 5 0 0 0
Norwegian 40 35 0 5 0
Swedish 45 35 0 10 0
Afrikaans 70 65 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages 35 25 0 5 0
Gaelic languages 20 15 0 5 0
Welsh 15 15 0 5 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 5 0
Slavic languages 1,145 895 10 200 35
Belarusian (Byelorussian) 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 40 35 0 5 0
Bulgarian 20 10 0 10 0
Croatian 75 65 0 10 0
Czech 50 30 0 20 0
Macedonian 15 15 0 0 0
Polish 255 195 0 50 5
Russian 355 285 5 50 20
Serbian 120 100 0 15 10
Serbo-Croatian 45 35 0 10 0
Slovak 20 15 0 10 0
Slovenian 10 10 0 5 0
Ukrainian 140 105 0 25 5
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 5 0 0 0
Baltic languages 35 30 0 5 0
Latvian 20 20 0 0 0
Lithuanian 15 10 0 0 0
Greek 145 110 0 25 5
Armenian 10 5 0 10 0
Albanian 20 20 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0
Finno-Ugric languages 230 185 0 40 0
Estonian 20 15 0 5 0
Finnish 50 40 0 10 0
Hungarian 155 120 0 35 0
Turkic languages 90 75 0 15 0
Azerbaijani 10 5 0 5 0
Turkish 65 55 0 10 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 15 15 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages 1,475 845 95 470 60
Berber languages (Kabyle) 10 0 5 5 0
Cushitic languages 35 15 5 15 0
Oromo 30 10 10 20 0
Somali 5 5 0 0 0
Semitic languages 1,410 835 80 435 60
Amharic 45 30 0 5 0
Arabic 1,330 770 80 425 55
Hebrew 25 25 0 0 0
Maltese 0 5 0 0 0
Tigrigna 10 5 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 5 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 25 0 0 20 0
Indo-Iranian languages 1,450 1,275 0 95 85
Indo-Aryan languages 950 830 0 55 65
Bengali 180 165 0 10 5
Gujarati 45 45 0 0 5
Hindi 250 220 0 20 10
Konkani 15 20 0 0 0
Marathi 35 30 0 5 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 90 85 0 10 0
Sindhi 10 10 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 15 15 0 0 0
Urdu 205 185 0 10 10
Nepali 100 60 0 0 40
Iranian languages 470 420 0 35 15
Kurdish 15 10 0 0 5
Pashto 5 10 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 450 405 0 35 15
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 30 25 0 5 0
Dravidian languages 200 180 0 15 0
Kannada 15 15 0 5 0
Malayalam 40 35 0 0 0
Tamil 90 85 0 10 0
Telugu 45 45 0 0 0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 10 5 0 0 0
Japanese 115 95 0 15 5
Korean 1,810 1,585 0 85 140
Sino-Tibetan languages 1,860 1,500 10 110 240
Chinese languages 1,830 1,470 15 110 235
Cantonese 220 170 5 20 30
Chaochow (Teochow) 0 0 0 0 0
Fukien 0 0 0 0 0
Hakka 5 5 0 0 0
Mandarin 405 320 0 15 60
Shanghainese 5 5 0 0 0
Taiwanese 5 5 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 1,185 965 10 70 145
Tibetan languages 0 0 0 0 0
Burmese 10 5 0 0 0
Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 30 20 0 0 0
Tai languages 70 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 285 215 0 45 25
Malayo-Polynesian languages 725 690 5 25 0
Bisayan languages 65 65 0 0 0
Ilocano 15 15 0 0 0
Malay 40 40 5 0 0
Pampango 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 580 560 0 15 5
Bikol 0 5 0 0 0
Malagasy 5 0 5 5 0
Fijian 0 0 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0
Malayo-Polynesian languages, n.i.e. 10 5 0 5 0
Niger-Congo languages 540 190 110 230 25
Akan (Twi) 15 15 0 0 0
Bantu languages 315 100 60 140 20
Lingala 10 0 5 5 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 40 10 0 20 5
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 40 5 10 30 0
Shona 15 15 0 0 0
Swahili 140 45 25 60 10
Ganda 5 0 0 0 0
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 60 25 20 20 0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0
Igbo 15 20 0 0 0
Wolof 15 0 5 10 0
Bamanankan 30 5 15 15 0
Ewe 10 5 0 10 0
Ga 5 5 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 135 45 25 60 5
African languages, n.i.e. 30 15 5 10 0
Creoles 70 30 15 30 0
Non-verbal languages 130 55 0 5 65
American Sign Language 30 10 0 0 20
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e. 100 45 0 5 50
Other languages 15 5 0 0 15
Multiple responses 8,040 1,595 210 6,225 10
English and French 6,585 600 145 5,840 0
English and non-official language 1,115 950 0 160 10
French and non-official language 245 35 65 145 0
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-XCB2011034.

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