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Canada

Canada Language Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
English status National language. Bible 1382-1989. 1989
French status Difficult intelligibility between speakers of Qu�b�cois and Acadian for speakers not fluent in Standard French. National language. Bible 1530-1986. 2044
Languages English (official) 59.3%, French (official) 23.2%, other 17.5% 2008
Linguistic diversity index 0.549 2009 77th out of 200
Major language(s) English, French (both official) 2013

Citation

"Canada Language Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Canada/Language

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