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2006 Aboriginal Population Profile

 
Musqueam 2 Image: Data quality note(s)
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Table: Population and dwelling counts

Population and dwelling counts
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 1,371   4,113,487
Population in 2001 1 1,305   3,907,738
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 5.1   5.3
Total private dwellings 2 507   1,788,474
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 458   1,642,715
Population density per square kilometre 728.6   4.4
Land area (square km) 1.88   924,815.43
Table: Aboriginal identity population in 2006
Figure showing: Aboriginal identity population in 2006 Figure
Aboriginal identity population in 2006
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 1,370 680 685   4,074,385 1,998,385 2,076,000
Total Aboriginal identity population 5 605 285 320   196,070 94,855 101,220
North American Indian - single response 6 600 285 320   129,580 63,190 66,390
Métis - single response 0 0 0   59,445 28,590 30,850
Inuit - single response 0 0 0   795 335 460
Multiple Aboriginal identity responses 0 0 0   1,655 800 855
Aboriginal responses not included elsewhere 7 10 0 0   4,605 1,940 2,660
Non-Aboriginal identity population 760 395 365   3,878,310 1,903,530 1,974,780
Table: Registered Indian status
Figure showing: Registered Indian status Figure
Registered Indian status
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 8 1,370 685 685   4,074,385 1,998,385 2,075,995
Registered Indian 9 600 280 315   110,545 53,535 57,010
Not a registered Indian 770 400 375   3,963,835 1,944,855 2,018,985
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 10 610 290 325   196,070 94,855 101,215
0 to 4 years 55 25 30   16,195 8,130 8,065
5 to 9 years 55 30 25   18,005 9,155 8,855
10 to 14 years 55 25 30   21,045 10,960 10,085
15 to 19 years 65 35 35   19,940 10,400 9,545
20 to 24 years 35 15 20   14,875 7,180 7,695
25 to 29 years 35 15 15   12,750 6,110 6,645
30 to 34 years 35 15 15   12,855 6,065 6,785
35 to 39 years 55 25 25   13,945 6,350 7,595
40 to 44 years 45 20 20   15,670 7,175 8,500
45 to 49 years 50 20 25   14,790 6,645 8,140
50 to 54 years 35 15 20   11,635 5,440 6,200
55 to 59 years 30 15 15   8,275 3,895 4,375
60 to 64 years 25 15 10   6,150 2,890 3,260
65 to 69 years 15 0 10   4,135 1,985 2,155
70 to 74 years 10 10 10   2,705 1,220 1,480
75 to 79 years 0 0 10   1,670 740 935
80 to 84 years 0 0 0   835 320 520
85 years and over 10 0 0   585 195 385
Median age of the Aboriginal identity population 11 30.3 30.8 29.6   28.1 26.2 29.8
% of the Aboriginal identity population aged 15 and over 73.0 72.4 70.8   71.8 70.2 73.3
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 12 445 215 230   140,825 66,615 74,210
Not in a common-law relationship 380 180 195   116,100 55,255 60,845
In a common-law relationship 65 35 30   24,725 11,355 13,365
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 13 445 210 230   140,820 66,610 74,210
Never legally married (single) 14 255 130 120   75,915 39,290 36,620
Legally married (and not separated) 15 110 50 60   41,000 18,980 22,025
Separated, but still legally married 16 20 0 10   6,970 2,680 4,290
Divorced 17 35 15 20   11,690 4,465 7,230
Widowed 18 20 0 20   5,250 1,200 4,045
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 19 200   89,675
Single detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 95.0   54.4
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   4.0
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 5.0   7.1
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 20 0.0   6.9
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 20 0.0   19.3
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   3.1
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 21 0.0   5.3
Number of owned dwellings 22 115   47,010
Number of rented dwellings 23 25   38,725
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 105   61,235
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 24 95   28,440
Dwelling requiring regular maintenance only 35   44,815
Dwellings requiring minor repairs only 75   28,945
Dwellings requiring major repairs only 85   15,910
Average number of rooms per dwelling 25 6.8   6.2
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 25 7.5   2.8
Average number of persons per room 0.5   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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of persons in census families 26 610 290 320   195,400 94,460 100,940
Spouses 110 50 55   40,155 18,600 21,550
Common-law partners 65 30 35   24,670 11,330 13,345
Lone parents 70 15 55   15,350 3,075 12,275
Children in census families 265 120 140   81,115 43,265 37,850
Persons not in census families 100 65 30   34,110 18,190 15,920
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 610 285 320   196,075 94,860 101,215
Knowledge of Aboriginal language(s) 27 20 10 10   18,230 8,740 9,495
Knowledge of English only 28 570 270 300   166,890 81,700 85,190
Knowledge of French only 29 0 0 0   65 30 40
Knowledge of English and French only 30 10 10 0   7,865 3,325 4,540
Knowledge of other languages 31 10 10 10   3,025 1,065 1,955
% of the Aboriginal identity population whose mother tongue is an Aboriginal language 3.3 3.5 3.1   7.4 7.1 7.7
% of the Aboriginal identity population who speak an Aboriginal language most often at home 0.0 0.0 0.0   2.2 2.2 2.2
% of the Aboriginal identity population with knowledge of Aboriginal language(s) 3.3 3.5 3.1   9.3 9.2 9.4
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 32 595 285 310   192,765 93,210 99,560
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 545 265 280   151,750 73,840 77,905
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed address within the same census subdivision (municipality) 35 15 25   23,465 10,835 12,625
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed address from another census subdivision (municipality) within the province or territory 10 10 10   14,330 6,970 7,360
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 0 0 0   2,830 1,360 1,470
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   395 195 200
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 33 555 265 295   179,870 86,720 93,145
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 455 215 235   91,010 44,710 46,295
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed address within the same census subdivision (municipality) 50 20 25   48,505 22,975 25,535
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed address from another census subdivision (municipality) within the province or territory 50 25 30   32,080 15,080 17,005
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 10 0 10   7,395 3,540 3,850
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 0 0 0   875 415 460
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 34 445 210 230   140,825 66,615 74,210
No certificate, diploma or degree 190 95 95   54,910 28,220 26,695
High school certificate or equivalent 35 90 40 50   35,680 16,550 19,125
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 65 40 30   17,615 10,615 7,000
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 36 65 25 35   20,275 7,135 13,140
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 0   4,825 1,445 3,380
University certificate or degree 20 10 10   7,515 2,650 4,870
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 15 to 24 37 105 50 55   34,815 17,580 17,235
No certificate, diploma or degree 65 25 40   19,540 10,260 9,280
High school certificate or equivalent 38 15 10 10   11,020 5,380 5,640
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10 0 0   1,580 990 590
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 39 10 10 10   1,855 715 1,145
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   470 145 330
University certificate or degree 10 0 0   345 95 250
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 25 to 34 40 65 30 30   25,610 12,175 13,430
No certificate, diploma or degree 25 15 10   7,340 3,985 3,350
High school certificate or equivalent 41 20 10 10   7,490 3,625 3,865
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10 0 0   3,390 1,945 1,445
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 42 10 0 10   4,605 1,610 2,990
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   865 330 535
University certificate or degree 0 0 0   1,930 685 1,240
Total Aboriginal identity population aged 35 to 64 43 245 115 125   70,470 32,400 38,070
No certificate, diploma or degree 85 45 40   22,045 11,370 10,675
High school certificate or equivalent 44 40 20 25   15,935 7,050 8,890
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 50 25 20   11,435 6,960 4,470
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 45 40 20 20   12,970 4,445 8,520
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   3,210 870 2,335
University certificate or degree 15 10 10   4,870 1,695 3,175
Table: Major field of study of the Aboriginal identity population

Major field of study of the Aboriginal identity population
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 46 445 210 235   140,825 66,615 74,210
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 280 135 145   90,590 44,775 45,820
Education 0 0 0   3,015 695 2,320
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 10 10 10   1,740 740 1,005
Humanities 20 10 10   1,875 680 1,195
Social and behavioural sciences and law 25 10 20   4,600 1,110 3,490
Business, management and public administration 30 10 25   10,425 2,185 8,235
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0 0 0   580 310 270
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 0 10 10   1,500 685 815
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 35 30 0   10,770 9,970 800
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 0 0 0   2,205 1,480 720
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 15 0 10   7,510 1,165 6,345
Personal, protective and transportation services 25 10 10   5,995 2,800 3,195
Other 47 0 0 0   10 10 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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over 48 445 210 230   140,820 66,615 74,210
In the labour force 49 210 115 100   91,535 46,320 45,215
Employed 50 175 90 80   77,850 38,880 38,970
Unemployed 51 40 25 20   13,685 7,440 6,245
Not in the labour force 52 235 100 130   49,290 20,295 28,995
Participation rate 53 47.2 54.8 43.5   65.0 69.5 60.9
Employment rate 54 39.3 42.9 34.8   55.3 58.4 52.5
Unemployment rate 55 19.0 21.7 20.0   15.0 16.1 13.8
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 56 195 105 90   87,720 44,440 43,275
A Management occupations 57 15 0 15   5,515 2,645 2,870
B Business, finance and administration occupations 30 10 25   11,830 2,390 9,440
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 10 0 0   2,885 2,230 655
D Health occupations 0 10 0   2,805 505 2,300
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 25 10 15   7,955 1,885 6,075
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 10 0 10   2,315 1,175 1,140
G Sales and service occupations 50 25 20   25,205 8,325 16,880
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 30 30 0   17,435 15,880 1,555
I Occupations unique to primary industry 15 15 0   6,775 5,545 1,230
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 10 0 0   4,990 3,865 1,125
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 58 200 105 95   87,720 44,445 43,275
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 10 10 0   7,720 6,220 1,505
Construction 0 10 0   8,660 7,535 1,130
Manufacturing 20 15 0   7,850 6,150 1,695
Wholesale trade 10 0 0   2,065 1,455 610
Retail trade 10 0 10   9,135 3,430 5,705
Finance and real estate 0 0 0   2,530 705 1,825
Health care and social services 15 0 15   8,370 1,280 7,095
Educational services 10 0 10   5,125 1,220 3,905
Business services 35 15 15   12,390 6,980 5,415
Other services 80 45 35   23,855 9,460 14,395
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with an Aboriginal identity 59 170 90 80   77,850 38,875 38,970
Worked at home 10 0 10   4,975 2,190 2,785
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   175 105 70
No fixed workplace address 0 10 0   13,795 10,320 3,470
Worked at usual place 160 85 75   58,900 26,260 32,645
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 85 40 45   32,360 13,230 19,135
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 65 40 25   22,855 10,995 11,860
Worked in a different census division (county) 0 0 0   3,245 1,770 1,475
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   445 265 180
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
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 60 165 90 75   72,695 36,580 36,115
Car, truck, van, as driver 90 45 45   45,560 22,860 22,705
Car, truck, van, as passenger 10 0 10   9,155 5,095 4,060
Public transit 30 20 10   5,850 2,530 3,325
Walked or bicycled 30 15 20   10,300 4,875 5,420
All other modes 0 0 0   1,825 1,215 610
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 61 235 115 120   91,760 45,545 46,215
Median earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 62 18,214 26,430 13,120   17,978 21,053 15,362
Average earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 25,704 29,309 22,209   24,836 28,972 20,759
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 63 95 45 50   35,235 18,520 16,715
Median earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 62 38,135 39,809 36,479   34,601 39,662 30,533
Average earnings - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 62 42,561 45,424 39,687   39,237 44,109 33,840
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
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over with income (counts) 64 405 195 205   129,165 61,160 68,005
Median income - Total Aboriginal identity population 15 years and over ($) 65 10,678 10,647 10,916   15,836 17,695 14,899
Composition of total income (100%) 66 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 77.7 84.8 73.3   77.0 82.3 70.6
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 12.3 23.6   17.8 12.5 24.0
Other money - As a % of total income 3.9 4.5 3.0   5.3 5.2 5.4
Table: Households characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population

Households characteristics of the Aboriginal identity population
Musqueam 2, Indian reserve   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private Aboriginal households 67 200   89,670
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 68 35,805   42,059

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Musqueam 2, British Columbia (Code5915803) (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 13, 2019).