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Patterns of mother tongue retention among several selected ethnic groups in Western Canada

Roman A. Cybriwsky

Patterns of mother tongue retention among several selected ethnic groups in Western Canada

by Roman A. Cybriwsky

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Published by Dept. of Geography, Pennsylvania State University in University Park .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada, Western,
  • Canada, Western.
    • Subjects:
    • Native language.,
    • Minorities -- Canada, Western.,
    • Canada, Western -- Languages.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Roman A. Cybriwsky.
      SeriesPapers in geography,, no. 5
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP379 .C9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination34 l.
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5741158M
      LC Control Number70635501

      Mother Tongue (), Knowledge of Official Languages (5) and Sex (3) for the Population Excluding Institutional Residents of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Divisions, Census Subdivisions and Dissemination Areas, Census - % Data Dataset XML English French: Access Supporting Document Guide HTML. Almost a quarter of them reported Italian, German, or Greek as mother tongue. In contrast, 80 percent of the 1,, immigrants who came to Canada between and reported a nonofficial language as mother tongue, with over half from Asia and the Middle East.

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