In 2011 the city had a population of 1,649,519. Montreal's metropolitan area had a population of 3,824,221 and a population of 1,886,481 in the urban agglomeration, with all of the municipalities on the Island of Montreal included. The 2014 estimate of the population of the metropolitan area of Montreal is 4.1 million.
French is the city's official language and is the language spoken at home by 56.9% of the population of the city, followed by English at 18.6% and 19.8% other languages (in the 2006 census). In the larger Montreal Census Metropolitan Area, 67.9% of the population speaks French at home, compared to 16.5% who speak English. Montreal is one of the most bilingual cities in Quebec and Canada with 56% of the population able to speak both English and French. Montreal is the second largest primarily French-speaking city in the world, after Paris.
Montreal is a Crusader castle on the eastern side of the Arabah, perched on the side of a rocky, conical mountain, looking out over fruit trees below. The ruins, called Shoubak or Shawbak in Arabic, are located in modern town of Shoubak in Jordan.
The castle was built in 1115 by Baldwin I of Jerusalem during his expedition to the area where he captured Aqaba on the Red Sea in 1116. Originally called 'Krak de Montreal' or 'Mons Regalis', it was named in honour of the king's own contribution to its construction (Mont Royal). It was strategically located on a hill on the plain of Edom, along the pilgrimage and caravan routes from Syria to Arabia. This allowed Baldwin to control the commerce of the area, as pilgrims and merchants needed permission to travel past it. It was surrounded by relatively fertile land, and two cisterns were carved into the hill, with a long, steep staircase leading to springs within the hill itself.
However, in the meantime, he said the 15-nanogram level would allow for “strong protection for the health of unborn babies and young children” and would reduce the risk of lung cancer for the entire population. The city, more than 600 kilometres northwest of Montreal, ...
Like other parts of the city, Montreal’s most populous borough boasts a thriving park culture. A large proportion of Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce residents are tenants with little or no access to their own yards, so public greenspaces play an important part in their daily lives ... The reasons are many for the poor state of some parks ... ....
MONTREAL — Monkeypox cases in Montreal appear to be hitting a plateau, but authorities say they're worried that soaring infections in the United States and a low vaccination rate could help the disease surge anew in the city ...Spread to other populations is “anticipated,” the study added.
As of July 19, there were 331 cases in Quebec, mostly in Montreal, according to the provincial health department ... Libman said he agreed with the city’s public health agency’s decision to make the smallpox vaccine available to tourists, which will help lower the risk for the Montreal population.
Canada faces more than a million job vacancies and a shrinking population ... As Canada prepares to host the international AIDS 2022 conference in Montreal - convening more than 20,000 scholars, activists and students from around the world - our global reputation is becoming one of bureaucratic red tape and closed doors.
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MONTREAL — Parks ...Annie Archambault, who works with a non-profit organization that helps Montreal's vulnerable populations, says the initiative comes off as a bad joke as the city's authorities frequently dismantle encampments for the homeless erected on public land.