ARCHIVED Language, 2006 Census – Detailed Mother Tongue (148), Single and Multiple Language Responses (3) and Sex (3) for the Population of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2006 Census - 20% Sample Data, Census year 2006

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Language data for Canada, provinces, territories, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations are shown in this table.

This table is part of the topic 'Language', which presents data on the language composition of Canada, by mother tongue and other variables, as well as on languages spoken at home and knowledge of English, French and non-official languages. This topic also presents data on the language used most often at work, as well as on any other languages used at work on a regular basis, by mother tongue and other sociocultural characteristics.

These data were collected for a 20% sample of the Canadian population. Only the data for mother tongue were collected for the entire population.

This table can be found in Topic bundle: Language: Language only, 2006 Census, Catalogue no. 97-555-XCB2006004.

It is possible to subscribe to all the day-of-release bundles. Refer to Catalogue no. 97-569-XCB for more information.

This table is available free on the Internet, Catalogue no. 97-555-XWE2006007.

Issue #: 2006007

Frequency: Occasional


Release date: December 4, 2007


Status: Ongoing/Available

Release date: December 4, 2007

Status: Discontinued

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  • Census agglomerations, Census metropolitan areas, Census of population, Knowledge of languages, Knowledge of official languages, Language spoken at home, Language spoken at work, Languages, Mother tongue