In the 2011 census, more than 200 languages were declared as a language spoken at home or as a mother tongue.
Nearly 6.6 million people reported speaking a language other than French or English at home.
Language spoken at home and language spoken on a regular basis
A larger share of recent immigrants are Muslim, Hindu, Sikh and Buddhist
Just over one million people claimed to be Muslim, accounting for 3.2 per cent of the country's total population.
Hindus accounted for 1.5 per cent, Sikhs 1.4 per cent, Buddhists 1.1 per cent and Jews