The Franco-Yukon community is known for its dynamism and vitality. It is an integral part of the Yukon community and is growing continuously.

According to the Statistics Canada 2016 census, the Yukon has a population of 35,874.

More than 5,000 Yukoners speak French, accounting for 14% of the territory’s population, compared to 11.8% in 2006.

Of that number, 1,570 Francophones have French as their mother tongue, representing 4.4% of the Yukon population.

The Yukon is the third most bilingual region in Canada, after Quebec and New Brunswick.