Census: Language – Languages Spoken Most Often at Home - Detailed Aboriginal Languages (85), Other Languages Spoken Regularly at Home - Aboriginal Languages (10), Mother Tongue - Detailed Aboriginal Languages (85) for the Population Excluding Institutional Residents of Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2011 Census, Census year 2011

Logo: Census: Language

This topic presents data on the language composition of Canada and illustrates the linguistic characteristics of the Canadian population, including mother tongue, knowledge of official languages, first official language spoken and languages spoken at home.

This topic also presents data on language retention and language transmission by the parents to the child by other demographic characteristics. Data on languages are presented at the person level.

Issue #: 2011047

Frequency: Occasional


Release date: November 28, 2012


Status: Ongoing/Available

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Surveys and methods
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  • Aboriginal languages, Census divisions, Census of population, Census subdivisions, Language spoken at home, Mother tongue, Provinces, Territories