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2006 Aboriginal Population Profile

 
Norway House Cree Nation Image: Data quality note(s)
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Table: Population and dwelling counts

Population and dwelling counts
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 4,071   1,148,401
Population in 2001 1 3,950   1,119,583
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 3.1   2.6
Total private dwellings 2 1,168   491,724
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,018   448,766
Population density per square kilometre 55.8   2.1
Land area (square km) 72.99   552,369.95
Table: Aboriginal identity population in 2006
Figure showing: Aboriginal identity population in 2006 Figure
Aboriginal identity population in 2006
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 4,045 2,015 2,030   1,133,515 556,920 576,590
Total Aboriginal identity population 5 4,015 2,000 2,015   175,395 85,720 89,675
North American Indian - single response 6 4,000 1,990 2,005   100,645 48,715 51,935
Métis - single response 10 10 10   71,810 35,620 36,190
Inuit - single response 0 0 0   560 285 280
Multiple Aboriginal identity responses 0 0 0   680 375 310
Aboriginal responses not included elsewhere 7 0 0 0   1,695 740 960
Non-Aboriginal identity population 30 20 15   958,120 471,200 486,915
Table: Registered Indian status
Figure showing: Registered Indian status Figure
Registered Indian status
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 8 4,050 2,020 2,030   1,133,515 556,925 576,590
Registered Indian 9 3,975 1,975 2,000   101,815 49,090 52,725
Not a registered Indian 70 40 30   1,031,700 507,830 523,870
Table: Age characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Age characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Age characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 10 4,015 2,005 2,015   175,395 85,720 89,675
0 to 4 years 455 220 230   18,815 9,585 9,225
5 to 9 years 440 230 215   19,180 10,100 9,080
10 to 14 years 495 255 245   20,200 10,480 9,720
15 to 19 years 480 240 235   17,910 8,805 9,105
20 to 24 years 305 145 150   14,250 6,630 7,620
25 to 29 years 260 120 130   12,070 5,725 6,350
30 to 34 years 280 140 140   11,760 5,650 6,105
35 to 39 years 300 140 160   11,635 5,370 6,265
40 to 44 years 270 135 135   12,080 5,525 6,555
45 to 49 years 210 90 120   10,670 5,025 5,650
50 to 54 years 160 90 75   8,545 4,030 4,520
55 to 59 years 135 70 65   6,575 3,185 3,385
60 to 64 years 100 50 50   4,365 2,205 2,160
65 to 69 years 65 40 35   3,050 1,530 1,520
70 to 74 years 40 25 15   2,085 960 1,125
75 to 79 years 20 10 10   1,170 535 635
80 to 84 years 0 0 0   690 280 410
85 years and over 10 0 10   340 100 240
Median age of the Aboriginal identity population 11 22.2 21.7 22.5   23.9 22.8 25.1
% of the Aboriginal identity population aged 15 and over 65.4 64.8 66.0   66.8 64.8 68.7
Table: Common-law status of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Common-law status of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Common-law status of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 12 2,630 1,300 1,330   117,200 55,555 61,640
Not in a common-law relationship 2,275 1,120 1,155   100,560 47,535 53,025
In a common-law relationship 355 180 175   16,640 8,025 8,615
Table: Legal marital status of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Legal marital status of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Legal marital status of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 13 2,625 1,300 1,330   117,205 55,560 61,645
Never legally married (single) 14 1,505 760 740   62,470 31,130 31,345
Legally married (and not separated) 15 895 440 455   37,480 18,180 19,300
Separated, but still legally married 16 60 25 35   4,690 1,775 2,915
Divorced 17 70 30 40   8,170 3,435 4,735
Widowed 18 95 35 60   4,395 1,045 3,345
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Occupied private dwelling characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Occupied private dwelling characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 19 1,000   67,130
Single detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 78.5   65.4
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   4.3
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 6.0   4.7
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 20 1.0   2.1
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 20 2.5   14.2
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   5.9
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 21 13.0   3.4
Number of owned dwellings 22 50   29,485
Number of rented dwellings 23 20   26,150
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 190   50,105
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 24 815   17,030
Dwelling requiring regular maintenance only 305   28,820
Dwellings requiring minor repairs only 365   22,620
Dwellings requiring major repairs only 335   15,695
Average number of rooms per dwelling 25 5.6   5.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 25 16.0   6.2
Average number of persons per room 0.7   0.5
Table: Census family status of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Census family status of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Census family status of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of persons in census families 26 4,015 2,000 2,010   174,575 85,200 89,375
Spouses 880 435 440   36,745 17,840 18,900
Common-law partners 350 175 180   16,585 8,000 8,580
Lone parents 385 95 285   16,020 2,955 13,065
Children in census families 2,050 1,100 950   80,700 43,205 37,495
Persons not in census families 350 195 155   24,520 13,195 11,330
Table: Language characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Language characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Language characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 4,015 2,000 2,015   175,395 85,720 89,675
Knowledge of Aboriginal language(s) 27 1,990 980 1,010   44,175 21,580 22,595
Knowledge of English only 28 2,020 1,015 1,000   115,685 56,725 58,960
Knowledge of French only 29 0 0 0   230 105 125
Knowledge of English and French only 30 10 0 0   13,910 6,720 7,195
Knowledge of other languages 31 0 0 0   1,390 595 795
% of the Aboriginal identity population whose mother tongue is an Aboriginal language 39.7 38.8 40.7   21.6 21.6 21.6
% of the Aboriginal identity population who speak an Aboriginal language most often at home 27.9 27.8 28.0   13.1 13.7 12.6
% of the Aboriginal identity population with knowledge of Aboriginal language(s) 49.6 49.0 50.1   25.2 25.2 25.2
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 32 3,900 1,955 1,950   171,520 83,800 87,720
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,500 1,760 1,740   140,465 69,130 71,335
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed address within the same census subdivision (municipality) 300 140 155   21,155 10,075 11,080
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed address from another census subdivision (municipality) within the province or territory 100 45 55   8,070 3,675 4,395
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 10 0 0   1,685 870 815
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   145 55 90
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 33 3,565 1,780 1,785   156,575 76,130 80,445
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,510 1,240 1,265   91,110 45,735 45,375
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed address within the same census subdivision (municipality) 895 460 430   41,980 19,640 22,340
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed address from another census subdivision (municipality) within the province or territory 140 60 75   18,340 8,320 10,025
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 15 15 10   4,760 2,265 2,495
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   390 170 220
Table: Educational attainment of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Educational attainment of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Educational attainment of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 34 2,630 1,300 1,325   117,200 55,555 61,645
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,875 975 900   59,045 29,670 29,380
High school certificate or equivalent 35 340 140 200   24,285 11,155 13,130
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 120 70 55   10,445 5,980 4,460
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 36 115 55 60   13,615 5,095 8,515
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 95 40 50   3,235 1,270 1,965
University certificate or degree 85 25 60   6,580 2,390 4,190
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 15 to 24 37 780 390 390   32,160 15,435 16,725
No certificate, diploma or degree 645 335 305   21,785 10,910 10,880
High school certificate or equivalent 38 110 40 70   7,640 3,405 4,235
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10 10 0   790 395 395
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 39 10 10 10   1,155 480 675
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 0   255 100 160
University certificate or degree 0 0 0   530 150 375
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 25 to 34 40 530 265 270   23,830 11,375 12,455
No certificate, diploma or degree 330 180 155   9,110 4,760 4,350
High school certificate or equivalent 41 110 45 65   6,595 3,195 3,400
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 20 10 10   2,140 1,185 955
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 42 30 10 20   3,615 1,285 2,330
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 25 10 15   675 290 390
University certificate or degree 15 10 15   1,685 660 1,020
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 35 to 64 43 1,170 570 600   53,875 25,335 28,535
No certificate, diploma or degree 765 380 385   22,720 11,565 11,155
High school certificate or equivalent 44 115 50 65   9,400 4,270 5,130
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 90 45 40   6,915 4,010 2,905
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 45 70 40 35   8,430 3,130 5,305
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 65 30 35   2,170 845 1,330
University certificate or degree 70 20 50   4,230 1,525 2,705
Table: Major field of study of the Aboriginal identity population

Major field of study of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 46 2,630 1,300 1,325   117,205 55,555 61,640
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,220 1,110 1,105   83,330 40,820 42,510
Education 55 20 35   3,055 790 2,265
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 0 0 0   535 310 220
Humanities 25 0 20   1,310 545 760
Social and behavioural sciences and law 30 10 20   3,000 940 2,060
Business, management and public administration 80 25 55   7,335 1,830 5,505
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0 0 0   375 170 205
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 10 0 10   1,280 535 740
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 90 80 0   7,315 6,730 580
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 0 0 0   555 375 175
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 80 15 65   6,165 865 5,295
Personal, protective and transportation services 40 30 10   2,940 1,635 1,310
Other 47 0 0 0   10 0 0
Table: Labour force activity characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Labour force activity characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Labour force activity characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 48 2,630 1,300 1,330   117,200 55,555 61,640
In the labour force 49 1,190 650 540   69,385 35,390 33,995
Employed 50 900 470 430   58,715 29,345 29,370
Unemployed 51 290 180 110   10,670 6,045 4,625
Not in the labour force 52 1,435 650 790   47,815 20,170 27,645
Participation rate 53 45.2 50.0 40.6   59.2 63.7 55.2
Employment rate 54 34.2 36.2 32.3   50.1 52.8 47.6
Unemployment rate 55 24.4 27.7 20.4   15.4 17.1 13.6
Table: Occupation characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Occupation characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Occupation characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 56 1,105 595 510   65,525 33,340 32,185
A Management occupations 57 65 35 30   3,840 2,095 1,745
B Business, finance and administration occupations 95 10 90   10,180 2,495 7,680
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 10 15 0   1,850 1,445 400
D Health occupations 50 10 45   3,695 560 3,135
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 155 45 110   7,070 2,005 5,060
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 15 10 10   1,160 585 575
G Sales and service occupations 400 185 215   19,150 7,650 11,500
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 225 220 0   11,925 11,155 775
I Occupations unique to primary industry 70 65 0   3,625 3,135 485
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 10 10 0   3,030 2,205 820
Table: Industry characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Industry characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Industry characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 58 1,100 595 510   65,520 33,340 32,185
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 70 65 10   4,100 3,430 670
Construction 85 80 10   4,760 4,315 445
Manufacturing 10 10 10   4,830 3,595 1,230
Wholesale trade 10 0 0   1,600 1,180 420
Retail trade 95 45 55   6,195 2,820 3,375
Finance and real estate 40 20 20   2,135 785 1,350
Health care and social services 215 55 160   10,835 2,135 8,700
Educational services 170 75 95   5,740 1,910 3,830
Business services 135 90 45   8,900 5,575 3,320
Other services 280 160 125   16,430 7,595 8,835
Table: Place of work status of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Place of work status of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Place of work status of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 59 905 475 430   58,715 29,340 29,375
Worked at home 25 10 10   2,885 1,405 1,485
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   90 50 40
No fixed workplace address 50 40 10   6,605 4,950 1,650
Worked at usual place 830 420 415   49,135 22,935 26,200
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 810 405 405   36,890 16,665 20,220
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 0 0 0   6,150 2,900 3,245
Worked in a different census division (county) 20 10 10   5,700 3,050 2,645
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   400 315 85
Table: Mode of transportation to work of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Mode of transportation to work of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Mode of transportation to work of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address with an Aboriginal identity 60 880 460 420   55,740 27,890 27,850
Car, truck, van, as driver 505 260 245   34,225 17,990 16,230
Car, truck, van, as passenger 210 100 110   6,620 3,155 3,455
Public transit 10 10 0   5,735 2,240 3,495
Walked or bicycled 75 40 35   7,850 3,730 4,120
All other modes 80 55 30   1,315 770 545
Table: Earnings in 2005 of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Earnings in 2005 of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Earnings in 2005 of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 61 1,440 745 695   72,885 36,735 36,150
Median earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 62 10,923 10,352 12,016   17,433 19,707 15,858
Average earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 16,651 15,995 17,357   23,111 25,603 20,578
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 63 465 240 230   32,275 16,890 15,390
Median earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 62 24,038 24,192 23,936   31,655 34,949 28,502
Average earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 62 27,228 25,424 29,096   35,472 38,672 31,959
Table: Income in 2005 of the Aboriginal identity population
Figure showing: Income in 2005 of the Aboriginal identity population Figure
Income in 2005 of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with income (counts) 64 2,490 1,225 1,260   108,970 51,720 57,250
Median income - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 65 8,557 6,000 10,044   15,246 15,454 15,131
Composition of total income (100%) 66 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 71.8 79.8 65.1   74.5 81.7 67.0
Government transfers - As a % of total income 27.0 18.3 34.1   21.5 14.1 29.1
Other money - As a % of total income 1.3 2.0 0.7   4.0 4.2 3.8
Table: Households characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population

Households characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Norway House Cree Nation (Indian band area)   Manitoba
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private Aboriginal households 67 1,005   67,135
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 68 27,456   37,521

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Norway House Cree Nation, Manitoba (Code630333) (table). Aboriginal Population Profile. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-594-XWE. Ottawa. Released January 15, 2008.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-594/index.cfm?Lang=E
(accessed November 14, 2019).