Table 3.4.2
Population by mother tongue, language spoken most often at home and linguistic continuity index, Ontario, 1971 and 2006

Warning View the most recent version.

Archived information

Archived information is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please "contact-us" to request a format other than those available.



Linguistic characteristics
1971 20061
French English Other French English Other
number
Language spoken most often at home1 352,465 6,558,060 792,580 304,725 9,789,940 1,934,235
Mother tongue1 482,350 5,967,725 1,253,035 510,240 8,313,880 3,204,770
Linguistic continuity index 0.73 1.10 0.63 0.60 1.18 0.60
1. after equal redistribution of multiple responses in 2006.
Source(s): Statistics Canada, censuses of population, 1971 and 2006.
Date modified: