Did You Know? Close to 70 Percent of Millenials Want Governments to Provide More Opportunities to Learn French

For the first time this year, millennials (individuals aged 18 to 39) represent the largest voting bloc. Recent polling by Abacus Data shows that having opportunities to learn both official languages, as well as seeing more promotion of them, are issues of interest to this cohort. In this June poll:

62 %

of millennials said that governments should do more to promote Canada’s official languages

68 %

declared that the federal government, provinces and territories should work together to create more opportunities for Canadians to learn both official languages