Population by mother tongue, by province and territory, excluding institutional residents (2011 Census) (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia)

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Population by mother tongue, by province and territory, excluding institutional residents (2011 Census)
(Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia)
  2011
  Canada Man. Sask. Alta. B.C.
  number
Total population 33,121,175 1,193,095 1,018,310 3,610,185 4,356,205
Single responses1 32,481,635 1,168,570 1,005,810 3,547,680 4,273,930
English 18,858,975 869,990 860,500 2,780,200 3,062,430
French 7,054,970 42,085 16,280 68,545 57,280
Non-official languages 6,567,685 256,500 129,035 698,930 1,154,215
Chinese 1,072,555 13,490 8,615 105,130 357,865
Cantonese 372,465 3,395 1,730 34,985 133,245
Mandarin 248,705 2,360 1,420 19,330 94,055
Hakka 5,115 30 5 325 1,110
Chinese, n.o.s. 425,210 7,570 5,380 49,265 120,045
Italian 407,490 4,145 730 11,960 24,060
German 409,200 67,155 25,415 80,905 73,625
Polish 191,650 7,365 1,905 19,890 17,460
Spanish 410,670 8,830 3,235 44,020 40,795
Portuguese 211,335 6,100 480 7,380 14,605
Panjabi (Punjabi) 430,705 9,870 2,110 49,940 182,920
Ukrainian 111,540 17,295 13,150 24,575 9,680
Arabic 327,870 3,015 2,045 28,005 13,050
Dutch 110,490 3,150 1,550 17,950 23,080
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 327,450 34,260 9,260 60,085 66,120
Greek 108,925 1,160 835 2,965 6,250
Vietnamese 144,885 3,325 1,745 21,195 25,100
Cree 78,200 19,030 22,035 16,885 960
Inuktitut (Eskimo) 33,500 80 20 60 25
Other non-official languages 2,191,240 58,235 12,500 207,970 298,625
Multiple responses2 639,540 24,525 12,500 62,505 82,280
English and French 144,685 3,795 1,730 8,410 8,600
English and non-official language 396,330 18,940 9,845 49,965 68,800
French and non-official language 74,430 1,425 750 2,940 3,345
English, French and non-official language 24,095 360 175 1,185 1,530

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