Northwest Territories Language Spoken at Home


In Northwest Territories 22.19% of the population speaks a non-official language primarily at home. Most households speak Tagalog (Pilipino,Filipino). This accounts for about 18.64% of the Northwest Territories non official language speaking population and 4.14% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Spanish primarily at home account for 15.37% of the non official language speaking population and 3.41% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak German primarily at home account for 13.49% of the non official language speaking population and 2.99% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Other non-Aboriginal languages primarily at home account for 4.28% of the non official language speaking population and 0.95% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Russian primarily at home account for 3.12% of the non official language speaking population and 0.69% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Vietnamese primarily at home account for 3.05% of the non official language speaking population and 0.68% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Bisayan languages primarily at home account for 3.05% of the non official language speaking population and 0.68% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Cantonese primarily at home account for 2.9% of the non official language speaking population and 0.64% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Chinese, n.o.s. primarily at home account for 2.9% of the non official language speaking population and 0.64% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Arabic primarily at home account for 2.68% of the non official language speaking population and 0.59% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Mandarin primarily at home account for 2.68% of the non official language speaking population and 0.59% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Italian primarily at home account for 2.18% of the non official language speaking population and 0.48% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Dutch primarily at home account for 2.18% of the non official language speaking population and 0.48% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Polish primarily at home account for 1.96% of the non official language speaking population and 0.43% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Hindi primarily at home account for 1.81% of the non official language speaking population and 0.40% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Panjabi (Punjabi) primarily at home account for 1.6% of the non official language speaking population and 0.36% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Malayalam primarily at home account for 1.6% of the non official language speaking population and 0.36% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Armenian primarily at home account for 1.52% of the non official language speaking population and 0.34% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Creoles primarily at home account for 1.52% of the non official language speaking population and 0.34% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Ukrainian primarily at home account for 1.45% of the non official language speaking population and 0.32% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Japanese primarily at home account for 1.23% of the non official language speaking population and 0.27% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Amharic primarily at home account for 1.02% of the non official language speaking population and 0.23% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Afrikaans primarily at home account for 0.87% of the non official language speaking population and 0.19% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Finnish primarily at home account for 0.87% of the non official language speaking population and 0.19% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Hungarian primarily at home account for 0.87% of the non official language speaking population and 0.19% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Taiwanese primarily at home account for 0.8% of the non official language speaking population and 0.18% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Ilocano primarily at home account for 0.8% of the non official language speaking population and 0.18% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Korean primarily at home account for 0.58% of the non official language speaking population and 0.13% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Romanian primarily at home account for 0.51% of the non official language speaking population and 0.11% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Bantu languages, n.i.e. primarily at home account for 0.51% of the non official language speaking population and 0.11% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Portuguese primarily at home account for 0.44% of the non official language speaking population and 0.10% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Croatian primarily at home account for 0.44% of the non official language speaking population and 0.10% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Slovak primarily at home account for 0.36% of the non official language speaking population and 0.08% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Tigrigna primarily at home account for 0.36% of the non official language speaking population and 0.08% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Malay primarily at home account for 0.36% of the non official language speaking population and 0.08% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Danish primarily at home account for 0.29% of the non official language speaking population and 0.06% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Bulgarian primarily at home account for 0.29% of the non official language speaking population and 0.06% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Serbo-Croatian primarily at home account for 0.22% of the non official language speaking population and 0.05% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Turkish primarily at home account for 0.22% of the non official language speaking population and 0.05% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Tamil primarily at home account for 0.22% of the non official language speaking population and 0.05% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Telugu primarily at home account for 0.22% of the non official language speaking population and 0.05% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Greek primarily at home account for 0.15% of the non official language speaking population and 0.03% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Bengali primarily at home account for 0.15% of the non official language speaking population and 0.03% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Urdu primarily at home account for 0.15% of the non official language speaking population and 0.03% of the total Northwest Territories population. People who speak Nepali primarily at home account for 0.15% of the non official language speaking population and 0.03% of the total Northwest Territories population.

StatisticPercent% of total population
Tagalog (Pilipino,Filipino)18.64 %4.14 %
Spanish15.37 %3.41 %
German13.49 %2.99 %
Other non-Aboriginal languages4.28 %0.95 %
Russian3.12 %0.69 %
Vietnamese3.05 %0.68 %
Bisayan languages3.05 %0.68 %
Cantonese2.90 %0.64 %
Chinese, n.o.s.2.90 %0.64 %
Arabic2.68 %0.59 %
Mandarin2.68 %0.59 %
Italian2.18 %0.48 %
Dutch2.18 %0.48 %
Polish1.96 %0.43 %
Hindi1.81 %0.40 %
Panjabi (Punjabi)1.60 %0.36 %
Malayalam1.60 %0.36 %
Armenian1.52 %0.34 %
Creoles1.52 %0.34 %
Ukrainian1.45 %0.32 %
Japanese1.23 %0.27 %
Amharic1.02 %0.23 %
Afrikaans0.87 %0.19 %
Finnish0.87 %0.19 %
Hungarian0.87 %0.19 %
Taiwanese0.80 %0.18 %
Ilocano0.80 %0.18 %
Korean0.58 %0.13 %
Romanian0.51 %0.11 %
Bantu languages, n.i.e.0.51 %0.11 %
Portuguese0.44 %0.10 %
Croatian0.44 %0.10 %
Slovak0.36 %0.08 %
Tigrigna0.36 %0.08 %
Malay0.36 %0.08 %
Danish0.29 %0.06 %
Bulgarian0.29 %0.06 %
Serbo-Croatian0.22 %0.05 %
Turkish0.22 %0.05 %
Tamil0.22 %0.05 %
Telugu0.22 %0.05 %
Greek0.15 %0.03 %
Bengali0.15 %0.03 %
Urdu0.15 %0.03 %
Nepali0.15 %0.03 %
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