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For an introduction to the English-speaking community, consult this article from the Canadian Encyclopedia by QUESCREN Associate Coordinator Patrick Donovan.

The community today

These fast figures and infographics on Canada's official-languague minorities compiled by the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages provide a useful overview.

For more detailed information on the community today, consult these baseline data reports and individual community portraits produced by the Community Health and Social Services Network. This map provides a general overview of the regional distribution of English speakers.

Statistics Canada provides many data tables on official language minority communities, and more general ones on language. They have also published the following documents: 

The Government of Quebec provides statistics on school attendance (French only).

Community organizations

Many community groups are listed in the Quebec Community Groups Network member page and the Community Health and Social Services Network’s list of NPI Sponsor Organizations.

Additional resources

For studies on all aspects of the English-speaking community, consult our bibliography.

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