Archive

Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

News Brief

July 14, 2005
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date
Advertisement

More Canadian Jews speak Russian than French. The Canadian Jewish News reported this week that Russian had surpassed French as the second most-popular language among Canadian Jews, according to an analysis of the 2001 national census. Russian is the mother tongue of 7 percent of Canadian Jews, or 26,500 people, while French is the mother tongue of 22,125 Canadian Jews.

Recommended from JTA

Advertisement