Language

Language is an important part of becoming comfortable in a community.

Languages in the city

You will find that most people in Regina speak English. English is the main language of business and government. English and French are the official languages of Canada, and you will find some federal government services in French, as well as many French language educational and cultural opportunities.

Because Regina welcomes people from across the world, you will find others here who speak your language and can help you when you first arrive. Based on the last census, here are the main languages that Regina citizens indicate is their mother tongue or is spoken at home, not counting English and French:

  • French
  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hungarian
  • Korean
  • Mandarin
  • Polish
  • Punjabi
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Ukrainian
  • Urdu
  • Vietnamese