Quebec City Area

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The Quebec City Area (or Région de Québec in French) is the metropolitan area surrounding Quebec City, in the Canadian province of Quebec. It consists of two administrative regions: Capitale-Nationale and Chaudière-Appalaches.

Population[edit]

The Quebec City Area had a population of 682,757 in the Canada 2001 Census.[1] The Quebec City Area had a population of 715,515 in the Canada 2006 Census.[2] The Quebec-Levis area had a population of 1,109,184 in 2006. In 2011, the Quebec City area, consisting of the Capitale Nationale and Chaudière-Appalaches census divisions had a population of 1,111,245 [3]

Members[edit]

Capitale-Nationale[edit]

* Wendake is an Indian reserve enclaved within Quebec City.
** L'Île d'Orléans contains six parishes.

Chaudières-Appalaches[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Mother tongue (2011)[1]
Language Quebec CMA Quebec Canada
French 95.6% 79.7% 22.0%
English 1.9% 9.6% 58.6%
Spanish 0.8% 1.8% 1.3%
Arabic 0.5% 2.1% 1.1%
Portuguese 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Vietnamese 0.1% 0.4% 0.5%
Unspecified Chinese 0.1% 0.6% 1.3%
Italian 0.1% 1.6% 1.3%
Romanian 0.1% 0.4% 0.3%
Bosnian 0.1% <0.1% <0.1%
German 0.1% 0.2% 1.3%
Nepali 0.1% <0.1% <0.1%
Russian 0.1% 0.3% 0.5%
Swahili 0.1% <0.1% <0.1%
Creole 0.1% 0.8% 0.2%
Cambodian 0.1% 0.1% <0.1%
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Montagnais/Innu 0.04% 0.11% 0.03%

Coordinates: 46°42′N 71°18′W / 46.7°N 71.3°W / 46.7; -71.3

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Quebec (CMA) - Detailed Mother Tongue". Canada 2011 Census. Statistics Canada. 2013. Retrieved 2015-05-18.