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2006 Aboriginal Population Profile

 
La Loche
Saskatchewan
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Table: Population and dwelling counts

Population and dwelling counts
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 2,348   968,157
Population in 2001 1 2,136   978,933
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 9.9   -1.1
Total private dwellings 2 662   438,621
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 586   387,160
Population density per square kilometre 150.6   1.6
Land area (square km) 15.58   588,276.08
Table: Aboriginal identity population in 2006
Figure showing: Aboriginal identity population in 2006 Figure
Aboriginal identity population in 2006
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 2,340 1,165 1,175   953,850 469,405 484,445
Total Aboriginal identity population 5 2,225 1,115 1,110   141,890 69,565 72,325
North American Indian - single response 6 980 490 490   91,400 44,460 46,940
Métis - single response 1,240 620 620   48,120 23,945 24,175
Inuit - single response 0 0 0   215 115 105
Multiple Aboriginal identity responses 0 0 0   625 330 295
Aboriginal responses not included elsewhere 7 0 10 10   1,530 715 810
Non-Aboriginal identity population 115 50 65   811,955 399,840 412,120
Table: Registered Indian status
Figure showing: Registered Indian status Figure
Registered Indian status
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 8 2,340 1,170 1,175   953,845 469,405 484,445
Registered Indian 9 590 300 290   90,720 44,010 46,710
Not a registered Indian 1,750 870 885   863,125 425,395 437,735
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 10 2,225 1,115 1,110   141,890 69,565 72,320
0 to 4 years 250 125 125   16,585 8,390 8,195
5 to 9 years 280 155 125   16,515 8,645 7,865
10 to 14 years 295 165 135   17,490 8,915 8,570
15 to 19 years 315 160 155   16,110 8,265 7,845
20 to 24 years 170 80 85   11,975 5,765 6,215
25 to 29 years 165 70 90   9,830 4,405 5,425
30 to 34 years 150 65 90   9,520 4,360 5,160
35 to 39 years 145 65 85   9,020 4,280 4,740
40 to 44 years 135 60 80   8,810 4,130 4,680
45 to 49 years 100 65 40   7,965 3,805 4,160
50 to 54 years 65 35 35   5,720 2,805 2,910
55 to 59 years 45 25 20   4,345 1,995 2,345
60 to 64 years 40 20 20   2,770 1,345 1,425
65 to 69 years 30 15 15   2,075 1,015 1,060
70 to 74 years 10 0 0   1,440 665 775
75 to 79 years 0 0 10   850 390 460
80 to 84 years 10 10 0   560 260 300
85 years and over 10 0 0   300 125 175
Median age of the Aboriginal identity population 11 19.4 18.2 20.8   21.7 20.4 22.9
% of the Aboriginal identity population aged 15 and over 62.9 60.5 65.8   64.3 62.7 65.9
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 12 1,400 670 730   91,295 43,615 47,680
Not in a common-law relationship 1,090 520 575   76,060 36,190 39,870
In a common-law relationship 310 150 155   15,235 7,425 7,810
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 13 1,400 670 730   91,295 43,615 47,680
Never legally married (single) 14 1,155 565 595   54,430 26,945 27,485
Legally married (and not separated) 15 180 85 90   24,950 12,375 12,570
Separated, but still legally married 16 20 15 0   3,430 1,405 2,030
Divorced 17 10 0 0   5,425 2,145 3,280
Widowed 18 40 10 30   3,060 745 2,315
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 19 525   49,540
Single detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 66.7   73.8
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19.0   4.1
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 8.6   3.8
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 20 1.9   2.3
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 20 1.9   12.6
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   1.0
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 21 0.0   2.5
Number of owned dwellings 22 175   19,760
Number of rented dwellings 23 345   19,740
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 230   36,910
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 24 295   12,630
Dwelling requiring regular maintenance only 230   19,870
Dwellings requiring minor repairs only 115   17,050
Dwellings requiring major repairs only 175   12,615
Average number of rooms per dwelling 25 5.6   6.2
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 25 17.1   8.0
Average number of persons per room 0.8   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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of persons in census families 26 2,225 1,115 1,110   141,835 69,530 72,300
Spouses 170 85 85   24,490 12,175 12,315
Common-law partners 310 155 160   15,225 7,420 7,810
Lone parents 295 55 235   14,475 2,945 11,535
Children in census families 1,230 675 555   69,250 36,915 32,340
Persons not in census families 215 145 70   18,390 10,080 8,310
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 2,225 1,115 1,110   141,890 69,570 72,320
Knowledge of Aboriginal language(s) 27 2,090 1,040 1,045   40,550 19,785 20,770
Knowledge of English only 28 130 70 55   97,290 47,930 49,360
Knowledge of French only 29 0 0 0   10 0 0
Knowledge of English and French only 30 0 10 0   3,445 1,650 1,795
Knowledge of other languages 31 0 0 0   590 190 390
% of the Aboriginal identity population whose mother tongue is an Aboriginal language 91.2 90.6 91.4   25.6 25.2 25.9
% of the Aboriginal identity population who speak an Aboriginal language most often at home 82.7 83.0 82.4   16.1 16.4 15.8
% of the Aboriginal identity population with knowledge of Aboriginal language(s) 93.9 93.3 94.1   28.6 28.4 28.7
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 32 2,170 1,085 1,085   138,365 67,855 70,515
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 1,995 1,000 990   107,010 52,970 54,035
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed address within the same census subdivision (municipality) 145 65 85   18,915 8,950 9,965
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed address from another census subdivision (municipality) within the province or territory 30 15 15   10,355 4,860 5,495
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 0 0 0   2,010 1,025 990
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   75 45 25
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 33 1,970 990 985   125,300 61,180 64,125
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 1,475 745 730   68,380 34,365 34,015
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed address within the same census subdivision (municipality) 465 225 240   32,960 15,460 17,500
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed address from another census subdivision (municipality) within the province or territory 30 15 15   18,475 8,735 9,740
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 0 0 0   5,160 2,465 2,690
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 0 0 0   315 145 175
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 34 1,400 670 730   91,295 43,615 47,685
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,125 555 570   45,135 23,395 21,740
High school certificate or equivalent 35 130 45 80   20,055 8,900 11,150
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 70 45 25   8,910 5,360 3,550
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 36 45 15 25   9,055 3,220 5,835
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 10 10   2,850 1,010 1,840
University certificate or degree 25 10 15   5,285 1,730 3,555
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 15 to 24 37 485 240 245   28,085 14,025 14,060
No certificate, diploma or degree 425 215 210   18,855 9,935 8,920
High school certificate or equivalent 38 45 20 25   6,950 3,060 3,890
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10 0 10   845 525 320
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 39 10 0 10   870 305 570
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 0   260 120 145
University certificate or degree 0 0 0   300 85 215
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 25 to 34 40 315 135 180   19,350 8,765 10,585
No certificate, diploma or degree 225 100 125   6,980 3,585 3,390
High school certificate or equivalent 41 50 20 35   5,530 2,355 3,180
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 15 15   2,050 1,180 865
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 42 10 0 10   2,655 955 1,700
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   640 215 430
University certificate or degree 0 0 0   1,495 475 1,020
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 35 to 64 43 540 265 275   38,625 18,360 20,265
No certificate, diploma or degree 420 210 210   15,270 8,010 7,260
High school certificate or equivalent 44 35 10 25   7,205 3,355 3,850
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 40 30 10   5,600 3,385 2,215
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 45 25 15 15   5,335 1,890 3,450
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 0   1,880 650 1,230
University certificate or degree 20 0 10   3,325 1,070 2,255
Table: Major field of study of the Aboriginal identity population

Major field of study of the Aboriginal identity population
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 46 1,400 675 730   91,295 43,610 47,680
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,255 600 650   65,190 32,295 32,895
Education 20 10 15   3,180 750 2,430
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 0 0 0   460 220 240
Humanities 0 0 10   755 265 490
Social and behavioural sciences and law 10 0 10   2,310 560 1,745
Business, management and public administration 20 10 15   5,875 1,405 4,470
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0 0 0   235 125 110
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 0 0 0   805 430 380
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 35 25 10   5,450 4,995 455
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 10 0 0   610 490 120
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 20 0 15   3,440 485 2,955
Personal, protective and transportation services 30 20 10   2,975 1,590 1,385
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 48 1,400 670 730   91,295 43,615 47,685
In the labour force 49 450 240 210   51,480 26,530 24,950
Employed 50 310 155 155   42,095 21,300 20,795
Unemployed 51 145 90 55   9,390 5,235 4,155
Not in the labour force 52 950 425 520   39,810 17,085 22,735
Participation rate 53 32.1 35.8 28.8   56.4 60.8 52.3
Employment rate 54 22.1 23.1 21.2   46.1 48.8 43.6
Unemployment rate 55 32.2 37.5 26.2   18.2 19.7 16.7
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 56 360 185 175   48,040 24,705 23,335
A Management occupations 57 15 10 0   3,035 1,765 1,270
B Business, finance and administration occupations 40 10 35   6,080 1,330 4,755
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 0 0 0   1,080 840 240
D Health occupations 20 0 20   1,835 150 1,680
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 65 15 50   5,765 1,475 4,290
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 0 0 0   865 450 410
G Sales and service occupations 100 45 55   15,035 5,950 9,085
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 75 75 0   9,210 8,590 620
I Occupations unique to primary industry 20 25 0   3,335 2,775 560
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 0 10 0   1,800 1,385 420
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 58 360 185 170   48,040 24,705 23,335
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 40 40 0   4,475 3,585 885
Construction 45 45 0   4,165 3,905 260
Manufacturing 0 0 0   2,195 1,755 450
Wholesale trade 10 0 0   1,000 785 210
Retail trade 45 20 25   5,010 2,305 2,710
Finance and real estate 0 0 0   1,320 480 840
Health care and social services 60 10 50   6,075 955 5,120
Educational services 65 20 50   4,605 1,250 3,355
Business services 20 15 10   5,330 3,260 2,065
Other services 80 40 40   13,865 6,425 7,440
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 59 310 150 160   42,095 21,295 20,795
Worked at home 0 0 0   2,280 1,145 1,130
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   25 20 10
No fixed workplace address 105 85 20   5,450 4,420 1,030
Worked at usual place 205 70 135   34,335 15,710 18,625
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 190 60 130   23,660 10,385 13,280
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 10 0 10   7,255 3,355 3,900
Worked in a different census division (county) 10 10 0   2,530 1,390 1,145
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   885 585 300
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
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 60 305 155 155   39,785 20,130 19,655
Car, truck, van, as driver 165 75 95   27,490 13,895 13,590
Car, truck, van, as passenger 20 10 10   4,410 2,310 2,100
Public transit 0 10 0   1,245 535 705
Walked or bicycled 90 40 50   5,020 2,235 2,780
All other modes 30 25 0   1,620 1,150 470
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 61 495 280 210   51,725 26,075 25,650
Median earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 62 14,816 14,336 16,160   16,762 19,020 15,195
Average earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 20,343 19,468 21,502   23,187 26,240 20,083
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 63 175 80 95   20,875 10,990 9,885
Median earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 62 31,808 30,848 32,544   31,324 34,383 29,043
Average earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 62 32,491 32,743 32,278   35,708 39,008 32,037
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
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with income (counts) 64 1,340 630 710   82,555 39,180 43,375
Median income - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 65 11,136 6,896 13,960   13,843 13,477 14,094
Composition of total income (100%) 66 100 101 101   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 49.0 65.6 38.0   72.9 81.7 63.7
Government transfers - As a % of total income 49.6 33.4 60.5   23.1 14.3 32.2
Other money - As a % of total income 1.7 1.4 2.0   4.0 4.0 4.1
Table: Households characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population

Households characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private Aboriginal households 67 525   49,540
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 68 35,051   34,414

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. La Loche, Saskatchewan (Code4718074) (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 21, 2019).