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Number of persons who reported speaking more than one language at home on the rise in Canada

In 2011, 17.5% of the population, or 5.8 million persons, reported speaking at least two languages at home in Canada.6 In 2006, just under 4.5 million (14.2%) did so.

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Fewer young people about to enter the labour force than those about to leave it

In 2011, census data showed for the first time that there were more people in the age group where people typically leave the labour force (55 to 64), than in the age group where people typically enter it (15 to 24).

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Proportion of seniors living in special care facilities increases with age

As people age, they are more likely to live in collective dwellings that provide ongoing support and assistance services, professional health monitoring, care and treatment.

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Huron-Kinloss, Ontario

2011 Census Profile (selected characteristics) - Huron-Kinloss, Ontario
Place type Township
Population in 2011 6,790
Population in 2006 6,515
Percent change, 2006 to 2011 +4.2
Median age 44.9
Percent aged 15 and over 82.3
Population density (sq. km) 15.4
Land area (sq. km) 440.63
Number of private households 2,610
Avg. number of persons in private households 2.5

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