Aboriginal Population Profile, 2016 Census
Saskatchewan [Province]

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Total - Sex, Total - Age groups, Total - Residence on or off reserve
Total - Population in private households by Aboriginal identityFootnote 1 Aboriginal identityFootnote 2 Single Aboriginal responsesFootnote 3 First Nations (North American Indian)Footnote 4 Métis Inuk (Inuit) Multiple Aboriginal responsesFootnote 5 Aboriginal responses not included elsewhereFootnote 6 Non-Aboriginal identity
Average age and median age
Total - Average age and median age for the population in private households - 25% sample data 1,070,560 175,020 172,810 114,565 57,880 360 1,300 905 895,535
Average age 38.6 28.2 28.1 26.4 31.5 28.7 28.3 34.1 40.6
Median age 37.4 24.3 24.3 22.2 28.5 26.5 23.3 30.4 40.1
Marital status
Total - Marital status for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 7 857,300 117,325 115,810 73,170 42,375 265 835 680 739,970
Married or living common law 513,610 48,810 48,185 27,650 20,440 100 330 290 464,805
Married 431,100 30,085 29,610 14,795 14,750 60 240 235 401,015
Living common law 82,505 18,720 18,580 12,850 5,685 45 90 55 63,785
Not married and not living common law 343,690 68,520 67,620 45,520 21,940 160 510 395 275,170
Never married 234,620 55,640 54,960 37,985 16,835 135 395 280 178,985
Separated 18,865 3,640 3,585 2,270 1,310 10 30 20 15,230
Divorced 45,960 5,550 5,435 2,935 2,495 10 60 60 40,410
Widowed 44,245 3,695 3,640 2,325 1,305 10 15 40 40,545
Family characteristics
Total - Family characteristics for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 8 1,070,555 175,020 172,810 114,570 57,875 360 1,305 910 895,540
Married spouses and common-law partners 505,665 48,165 47,540 27,180 20,265 100 330 295 457,500
Married spouses 423,155 29,440 28,965 14,325 14,580 60 235 240 393,715
Common-law partners 82,510 18,725 18,580 12,845 5,685 40 95 55 63,785
Lone parents (in lone-parent census families) 49,420 18,390 18,230 13,895 4,310 30 95 60 31,030
Children in census families (as in sons, daughters or grandchildren) 327,950 81,330 80,280 56,035 24,100 150 645 405 246,625
Living with two biological or adoptive parentsCensus data footnote 9 216,650 32,455 31,995 19,670 12,265 65 265 195 184,195
In an intact familyCensus data footnote 10 206,190 29,185 28,765 17,490 11,210 60 240 185 177,005
In a complex stepfamilyCensus data footnote 11 10,455 3,270 3,230 2,175 1,055 0 20 15 7,190
Living with one biological or adoptive parent and one step-parent 24,480 6,960 6,850 4,490 2,350 10 65 40 17,525
In a simple stepfamilyCensus data footnote 12 12,640 3,425 3,405 2,225 1,170 10 10 10 9,215
In a complex stepfamilyCensus data footnote 13 11,840 3,530 3,445 2,265 1,175 0 50 35 8,310
Living with one parent in a lone-parent census familyCensus data footnote 14 81,055 37,765 37,350 28,420 8,850 75 280 140 43,290
With a male lone parent 16,480 6,855 6,700 5,215 1,465 15 90 70 9,625
With a female lone parent 64,580 30,910 30,645 23,205 7,385 60 190 75 33,670
Living with grandparents without parents present 5,765 4,155 4,090 3,450 640 0 40 20 1,610
With two grandparents without parents present 2,695 1,825 1,785 1,450 330 0 25 10 875
With one grandparent without parents present 3,070 2,330 2,305 2,000 310 0 15 10 740
Persons not in census families 187,530 27,140 26,755 17,470 9,200 85 235 155 160,390
Living with other relatives 23,550 7,945 7,880 6,390 1,485 10 35 30 15,610
Foster children 2,415 1,970 1,950 1,660 285 10 25 0 445
Living with non-relatives only or alone 161,560 17,225 16,920 9,420 7,435 70 175 125 144,340
Registered or Treaty Indian status
Total - Population by Registered or Treaty Indian status for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 15 1,070,555 175,020 172,810 114,570 57,875 360 1,300 905 895,535
Registered or Treaty IndianCensus data footnote 16 110,370 110,370 109,005 106,440 2,550 20 580 780 0
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 960,190 64,650 63,800 8,130 55,325 345 720 130 895,535
Aboriginal ancestry
Total - Aboriginal ancestry for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 17 1,070,555 175,020 172,810 114,570 57,880 360 1,300 910 895,540
Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 18 98,315 97,590 96,955 83,805 13,075 75 470 165 720
Single Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 19 94,570 93,895 93,540 81,400 12,070 75 200 165 670
First Nations (North American Indian) single ancestryCensus data footnote 20 84,015 83,750 83,475 80,855 2,620 0 120 160 265
Métis single ancestry 10,465 10,065 9,995 545 9,450 0 65 0 400
Inuit single ancestry 85 85 70 0 0 70 15 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal ancestries (only)Census data footnote 21 3,750 3,695 3,415 2,405 1,005 0 275 10 50
First Nations (North American Indian) and Métis ancestries 3,645 3,590 3,330 2,345 985 0 255 10 55
First Nations (North American Indian) and Inuit ancestries 65 70 55 55 10 0 10 0 0
Métis and Inuit ancestries 25 20 15 0 15 0 10 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and Inuit ancestries 15 15 10 10 0 10 0 0 0
Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 22 79,040 62,915 62,020 24,525 37,255 245 760 135 16,115
Single Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 23 72,560 56,685 56,095 22,260 33,600 240 455 135 15,875
First Nations (North American Indian) and non-Aboriginal ancestries 36,680 29,240 28,850 21,790 7,050 0 285 110 7,440
Métis and non-Aboriginal ancestries 35,550 27,165 26,980 455 26,525 0 160 25 8,380
Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 335 280 270 15 30 235 10 0 50
Multiple Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 24 6,475 6,235 5,925 2,270 3,650 10 310 0 245
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and non-Aboriginal ancestries 6,350 6,105 5,805 2,195 3,610 0 305 0 245
First Nations (North American Indian), Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 80 80 75 50 25 0 10 0 0
Métis, Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 15 20 15 0 15 0 0 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis, Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 30 25 30 25 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 25 893,205 14,505 13,835 6,240 7,550 40 70 605 878,700
Aboriginal ancestry responses
Total - Aboriginal ancestry responses for the population in private household - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 26 1,070,560 175,020 172,805 114,570 57,880 360 1,305 905 895,540
Total Aboriginal ancestryCensus data footnote 27 177,355 160,515 158,980 108,330 50,325 325 1,230 305 16,840
First Nations ancestry 130,885 122,880 121,630 107,325 14,295 15 980 275 8,000
Abenaki 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 235 150 140 85 55 0 0 0 90
Anishinaabe, n.o.s.Census data footnote 28 165 150 145 135 0 0 0 0 20
Apache 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assiniboine 1,415 1,405 1,400 1,395 10 0 0 0 10
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver (Dunne-za) 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot, n.o.s.Census data footnote 29 415 360 350 290 60 0 10 10 50
Blood (Kainai) 10 15 10 15 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier (Dakelh) 25 25 25 10 20 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 15 10 15 15 0 0 0 0 0
Cherokee 660 255 255 155 95 0 0 0 400
Chilcotin (Tsilhqot'in) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chipewyan (Denesuline) 330 315 305 215 95 0 10 0 10
Cowichan 10 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0
Cree 89,940 87,380 86,610 76,610 9,990 10 590 175 2,560
Dakota 1,900 1,870 1,875 1,850 20 0 0 0 30
Delaware (Lenape) 0 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0
Dene Tha (Slavey) 25 30 25 10 15 0 0 0 0
Dene, n.o.s.Census data footnote 30 12,545 12,490 12,380 10,670 1,710 0 70 40 55
Gitxsan 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 10 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0
Haida 45 20 20 15 0 0 0 0 25
Haisla 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Huron (Wendat) 60 25 25 0 20 0 0 0 35
Innu/Montagnais 45 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 40
Iroquois, n.o.s.Census data footnote 31 105 65 60 15 45 0 0 0 45
Kaska 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ktunaxa (Kutenai) 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lakota 270 230 215 185 30 0 10 0 40
Maliseet 20 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 1,010 460 460 295 170 0 0 0 555
Mohawk 320 190 190 125 65 0 0 0 130
Musqueam 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Navajo 95 60 60 55 10 0 0 0 30
Nisga'a 30 25 30 25 10 0 0 0 0
Nlaka'pamux (Thompson) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth 10 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Nuxalk 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Odawa 10 15 10 0 10 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 2,385 2,240 2,205 1,965 235 0 30 0 140
Oji-Cree 40 35 35 30 10 0 0 0 0
Okanagan (Syilx) 10 15 10 15 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 50 50 50 50 0 0 0 0 0
Potawatomi 15 15 0 0 0 0 10 0 0
Sahtu (North Slavey) 15 15 15 10 0 0 0 0 0
Salish, n.o.s.Census data footnote 32 110 85 70 60 0 0 0 15 20
Saulteaux 9,765 9,725 9,640 9,425 215 0 70 10 45
Sechelt (Shishalh) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Secwepemc (Shuswap) 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sioux, n.o.s.Census data footnote 33 1,680 1,525 1,505 1,380 125 0 10 10 160
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
St'at'imc (Lillooet) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sto:lo 15 15 15 15 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney (Nakoda) 1,555 1,555 1,545 1,535 15 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 45 30 25 30 0 0 0 0 15
Tlicho (Dogrib) 0 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 50 40 45 35 10 0 0 0 10
Tsuu T'ina (Sarcee) 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone, n.o.s.Census data footnote 34 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wet'suwet'en 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First Nations ancestry, n.i.e.Census data footnote 35 18,895 15,340 15,040 12,970 2,070 0 250 50 3,555
Métis ancestry 56,090 47,010 46,180 5,570 40,600 0 790 35 9,085
Inuit ancestry 650 595 550 150 85 315 45 0 55
Non-Aboriginal ancestry 972,240 77,425 75,855 30,765 44,805 285 830 735 894,815
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of official languages for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 36 1,070,560 175,020 172,805 114,565 57,880 360 1,305 910 895,540
English only 1,011,560 169,115 167,015 113,065 53,620 335 1,235 870 842,440
French only 610 35 35 30 0 0 0 0 575
English and French 50,720 5,540 5,430 1,215 4,190 30 70 35 45,175
Neither English nor French 7,675 325 325 265 65 0 0 0 7,350
First official language spoken
Total - First official language spoken for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 37 1,070,555 175,020 172,805 114,570 57,880 360 1,305 905 895,540
English 1,048,040 173,300 171,105 114,205 56,550 355 1,295 905 874,740
French 13,240 1,365 1,345 115 1,230 10 10 10 11,875
English and French 1,925 50 50 15 35 0 0 0 1,875
Neither English nor French 7,365 310 305 245 65 0 0 0 7,055
Official language minority
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 38 14,195 1,385 1,370 120 1,250 10 10 0 12,810
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 39 1.3 0.8 0.8 0.1 2.2 2.8 0.8 0.0 1.4
Mother tongue
Total - Mother tongue for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 40 1,070,560 175,020 172,810 114,570 57,880 360 1,300 910 895,540
Official languages 920,425 146,785 144,720 89,245 55,120 355 1,210 850 773,640
English 905,810 145,105 143,060 89,095 53,605 350 1,205 850 760,700
French 16,750 1,995 1,955 195 1,760 10 25 15 14,755
Non-official languages 165,580 31,220 31,055 27,865 3,180 10 110 55 134,365
Aboriginal languages 31,085 31,015 30,865 27,750 3,105 10 105 45 70
Algonquian languages 22,190 22,150 22,040 20,535 1,495 0 75 35 40
Blackfoot 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 21,155 21,110 20,995 19,515 1,485 0 75 35 40
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 25 25 25 15 10 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 2,320 2,320 2,300 2,135 165 0 15 0 10
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 340 335 340 265 70 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 980 975 975 905 65 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 17,490 17,455 17,360 16,190 1,175 0 60 30 35
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 1,025 1,030 1,025 1,015 10 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 1,020 1,020 1,020 1,005 10 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 8,335 8,310 8,275 6,945 1,325 0 25 15 20
Northern Athabaskan languages 8,325 8,315 8,275 6,950 1,325 0 25 10 15
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 8,325 8,310 8,275 6,945 1,325 0 25 10 10
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 10 10 10 0 0 10 0 0 0
Inuvialuktun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 335 325 325 45 280 0 0 0 10
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 210 210 210 215 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 175 170 175 170 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 35 35 35 40 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 134,500 205 185 115 70 0 0 10 134,295
Language spoken at home
Total - Language spoken at home for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 41 1,070,560 175,020 172,805 114,565 57,875 360 1,305 910 895,535
Official languages 1,033,380 168,785 166,590 108,920 57,310 360 1,290 905 864,595
English 1,031,365 168,670 166,480 108,880 57,240 360 1,290 900 862,690
French 15,190 1,480 1,450 375 1,065 15 15 15 13,710
Non-official languages 149,880 33,420 33,200 29,610 3,585 10 150 75 116,455
Aboriginal languages 32,985 32,855 32,645 29,345 3,300 0 140 70 130
Algonquian languages 23,640 23,555 23,395 21,730 1,670 0 100 55 90
Blackfoot 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 22,775 22,690 22,525 20,870 1,655 0 100 60 85
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 25 20 25 15 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 2,840 2,810 2,785 2,595 190 0 30 0 25
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 395 390 390 310 80 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 1,000 1,000 990 935 60 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 18,605 18,550 18,425 17,100 1,325 0 70 55 60
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 875 870 870 860 10 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 865 865 865 855 10 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 8,675 8,655 8,610 7,235 1,370 0 35 10 20
Northern Athabaskan languages 8,665 8,645 8,605 7,225 1,375 0 35 10 20
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 8,670 8,650 8,605 7,230 1,375 0 35 10 15
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 10
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuvialuktun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 15 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 10 10 10 15 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 320 315 305 45 255 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 345 345 345 340 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 260 255 260 255 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 75 75 75 75 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 25 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 10
Non-Aboriginal languages 116,905 570 560 275 285 0 0 0 116,335
Knowledge of languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 42 1,070,560 175,020 172,810 114,570 57,875 360 1,305 910 895,540
Official languages 1,062,885 174,695 172,480 114,305 57,810 360 1,305 905 888,190
English 1,062,270 174,655 172,450 114,275 57,810 360 1,305 905 887,620
French 51,325 5,575 5,465 1,245 4,195 25 70 35 45,750
Non-official languages 187,450 38,905 38,645 34,165 4,465 10 170 90 148,545
Aboriginal languages 38,110 37,875 37,630 33,725 3,895 10 165 80 240
Algonquian languages 28,275 28,090 27,905 25,725 2,170 10 120 70 185
Blackfoot 0 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 27,065 26,895 26,710 24,545 2,150 10 115 65 170
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 40 35 35 25 10 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 3,670 3,630 3,590 3,300 285 0 40 0 30
Southern East Cree 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 470 465 470 365 100 0 0 0 10
Woods Cree 1,260 1,255 1,250 1,170 85 0 10 0 10
Cree, n.o.s. 21,870 21,745 21,605 19,915 1,685 10 70 70 120
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 1,305 1,295 1,295 1,270 25 0 0 0 10
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 1,300 1,290 1,290 1,260 25 0 0 0 10
Oji-Cree 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 9,120 9,085 9,035 7,600 1,435 0 40 10 30
Northern Athabaskan languages 9,110 9,075 9,030 7,595 1,435 0 40 10 35
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 9,100 9,075 9,025 7,595 1,425 0 40 10 30
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 10 0 10 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Haida 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuvialuktun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 15 15 10 10 0 0 0 0 10
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 500 490 480 65 420 0 10 0 15
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 510 500 500 500 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 415 415 410 410 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 90 85 90 90 0 0 0 0 10
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 35 30 30 25 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 149,470 1,125 1,100 495 605 0 10 10 148,350
Mobility status
Total - Mobility status 1 year ago for the population aged 1 year and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 43 1,055,820 171,260 169,075 111,825 56,890 350 1,285 900 884,565
Non-movers 905,630 138,075 136,315 89,355 46,690 265 1,020 740 767,555
Movers 150,190 33,190 32,765 22,475 10,205 85 270 155 117,005
Non-migrants 89,005 21,245 21,000 14,475 6,470 55 165 85 67,755
Migrants 61,190 11,940 11,765 8,000 3,730 35 100 75 49,250
Internal migrants 49,930 11,835 11,665 7,940 3,690 35 100 75 38,100
Intraprovincial migrants 35,965 9,985 9,860 6,870 2,970 15 90 35 25,980
Interprovincial migrants 13,970 1,850 1,805 1,065 715 15 10 40 12,120
External migrants 11,255 100 100 55 45 0 0 0 11,150
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago for the population aged 5 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 44 998,200 155,995 153,940 100,925 52,675 340 1,195 860 842,205
Non-movers 602,890 87,750 86,705 57,110 29,470 120 585 455 515,140
Movers 395,310 68,245 67,235 43,810 23,205 215 610 405 327,060
Non-migrants 201,450 40,685 40,005 25,855 14,035 115 385 300 160,765
Migrants 193,860 27,565 27,230 17,955 9,170 100 225 105 166,295
Internal migrants 147,360 27,325 26,990 17,805 9,080 105 230 110 120,035
Intraprovincial migrants 98,775 22,080 21,855 14,750 7,075 30 150 75 76,700
Interprovincial migrants 48,580 5,245 5,135 3,060 2,005 75 80 35 43,335
External migrants 46,500 240 240 150 90 0 0 0 46,260
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 45 857,295 117,330 115,805 73,170 42,375 265 840 685 739,965
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 199,825 50,165 49,670 36,450 13,130 90 265 230 149,650
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 177,210 45,655 45,215 33,410 11,720 85 235 210 131,555
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate or diplomaCensus data footnote 46 22,610 4,515 4,455 3,035 1,410 10 35 25 18,100
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 657,475 67,160 66,135 36,720 29,245 175 570 450 590,315
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 261,210 33,065 32,615 19,385 13,135 100 250 195 228,145
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeCensus data footnote 47 396,265 34,095 33,520 17,335 16,110 75 320 260 362,170
Highest certificate, diploma or degree
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 48 857,295 117,325 115,810 73,170 42,375 260 835 685 739,970
No certificate, diploma or degree 177,205 45,655 45,220 33,415 11,720 85 230 205 131,555
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificateCensus data footnote 49 261,205 33,065 32,620 19,385 13,140 100 250 190 228,145
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 89,440 11,270 11,145 6,285 4,840 25 95 20 78,175
Trades certificate or diploma other than Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of QualificationCensus data footnote 50 38,045 6,280 6,225 3,915 2,300 15 50 0 31,765
Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of QualificationCensus data footnote 51 51,395 4,985 4,925 2,375 2,545 10 45 20 46,410
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 146,765 15,900 15,660 8,130 7,500 35 115 120 130,870
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 28,195 2,495 2,455 1,490 965 0 25 15 25,695
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 154,475 8,945 8,700 4,465 4,210 25 120 125 145,530
Bachelor's degree 112,760 7,205 7,025 3,630 3,370 20 80 105 105,555
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelCensus data footnote 52 41,720 1,740 1,680 830 845 10 40 20 39,975
Major field of study
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2016 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 53 857,300 117,330 115,805 73,170 42,375 265 840 685 739,970
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeCensus data footnote 54 438,415 78,715 77,835 52,795 24,855 180 480 400 359,700
Education 40,990 4,100 4,005 2,245 1,760 0 40 55 36,890
13. Education 40,990 4,100 4,010 2,245 1,755 10 40 55 36,890
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 8,870 595 570 275 295 10 15 10 8,275
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 2,015 175 165 40 120 0 0 0 1,845
50. Visual and performing arts 6,855 420 405 230 175 0 10 10 6,430
Humanities 15,400 690 665 375 280 10 20 0 14,710
16. Aboriginal and foreign languages, literatures and linguistics 1,025 40 40 35 0 0 0 0 990
23. English language and literature/letters 3,185 115 110 45 70 0 0 0 3,065
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 3,100 255 235 160 75 0 15 0 2,850
30A Interdisciplinary humanitiesCensus data footnote 55 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35
38. Philosophy and religious studies 1,175 45 45 10 35 0 0 0 1,130
39. Theology and religious vocations 4,695 155 155 90 55 0 10 0 4,535
54. History 1,755 60 60 20 35 0 0 0 1,700
55. French language and literature/letters 425 25 20 15 10 0 0 0 400
Social and behavioural sciences and law 30,495 3,470 3,410 2,020 1,380 10 25 35 27,025
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 750 385 370 275 95 0 10 10 370
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 2,060 120 120 60 60 0 10 0 1,940
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 6,805 1,365 1,355 900 445 0 10 10 5,440
22. Legal professions and studies 5,410 645 630 335 285 0 0 10 4,765
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciencesCensus data footnote 56 460 30 30 15 15 0 0 0 430
42. Psychology 5,555 320 315 140 175 0 0 10 5,230
45. Social sciences 9,455 610 600 295 305 0 0 10 8,845
Business, management and public administration 85,800 7,990 7,895 4,535 3,345 10 50 45 77,810
30.16 Accounting and computer science 240 15 20 0 10 0 0 0 225
44. Public administration and social service professions 8,255 1,650 1,625 1,050 575 0 15 10 6,600
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 77,305 6,325 6,255 3,485 2,760 0 35 35 70,985
Physical and life sciences and technologies 11,450 405 385 130 250 10 10 10 11,050
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 5,670 170 165 45 120 0 10 0 5,500
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 1,395 60 55 35 20 0 10 0 1,335
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciencesCensus data footnote 57 105 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100
40. Physical sciences 3,240 115 115 35 75 0 0 0 3,125
41. Science technologies/technicians 1,045 60 60 20 35 0 0 0 990
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 11,695 635 620 325 290 10 15 0 11,060
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 9,390 545 530 270 250 0 20 0 8,845
25. Library science 990 80 80 45 35 0 0 0 910
27. Mathematics and statistics 1,145 15 10 10 10 0 0 0 1,135
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciencesCensus data footnote 58 165 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 165
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 93,145 8,680 8,550 4,350 4,185 15 85 40 84,465
04. Architecture and related services 1,520 60 55 15 40 0 0 0 1,465
14. Engineering 14,090 310 300 100 200 0 0 10 13,785
15. Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields 13,790 1,195 1,175 650 525 0 15 10 12,595
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
46. Construction trades 24,650 3,530 3,485 1,995 1,490 0 30 20 21,120
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 26,325 2,055 2,030 805 1,205 15 25 0 24,270
48. Precision production 12,765 1,530 1,510 785 720 0 10 0 11,235
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 16,660 835 825 380 445 0 10 0 15,820
01. Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences 13,590 425 415 155 260 0 0 0 13,160
03. Natural resources and conservation 3,070 415 415 225 190 0 0 0 2,660
Health and related fields 74,750 6,055 5,935 2,685 3,235 20 45 75 68,695
31. Parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies 4,345 245 240 95 150 0 0 0 4,100
51. Health professions and related programs 69,090 5,760 5,650 2,580 3,055 15 45 65 63,325
60. Dental, medical and veterinary residency programs 1,315 45 50 15 35 0 0 0 1,270
Personal, protective and transportation services 29,585 5,150 5,095 3,040 2,055 0 35 15 24,435
12. Personal and culinary services 18,455 2,510 2,470 1,425 1,045 0 25 10 15,945
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 175 20 15 15 0 0 0 0 155
43. Security and protective services 5,070 1,250 1,240 660 585 0 0 10 3,815
49. Transportation and materials moving 5,875 1,370 1,365 945 415 0 10 0 4,505
Other 40 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 30
30.99 Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other 40 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 30
Labour force status
Total - Labour force status for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% Sample dataCensus data footnote 59 857,300 117,325 115,810 73,165 42,375 265 835 685 739,970
In the labour force 585,535 66,815 65,870 35,830 29,875 165 550 395 518,720
Employed 544,090 54,380 53,580 26,980 26,455 150 470 330 489,710
Unemployed 41,445 12,430 12,285 8,845 3,420 15 75 70 29,010
Not in the labour force 271,760 50,510 49,935 37,340 12,500 105 285 290 221,245
Participation rate 68.3 56.9 56.9 49.0 70.5 62.3 65.9 57.7 70.1
Employment rate 63.5 46.3 46.3 36.9 62.4 56.6 56.3 48.2 66.2
Unemployment rate 7.1 18.6 18.7 24.7 11.4 9.1 13.6 17.7 5.6
Class of worker
Total - Class of worker for the labour force aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 60 585,535 66,815 65,870 35,830 29,875 160 550 395 518,720
Class of worker - not applicableCensus data footnote 61 10,225 5,245 5,210 4,315 895 0 25 10 4,985
All classes of workersCensus data footnote 62 575,310 61,575 60,660 31,520 28,985 155 530 385 513,735
Employee 490,180 57,830 56,990 30,305 26,545 140 500 340 432,350
Self-employedCensus data footnote 63 85,130 3,745 3,670 1,215 2,440 15 30 45 81,390
Work activity during the reference year
Total - Work activity during the reference year for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 64 857,295 117,330 115,810 73,165 42,375 265 835 685 739,970
Did not workCensus data footnote 65 242,835 50,730 50,175 38,400 11,685 95 265 290 192,105
Worked 614,465 66,600 65,630 34,770 30,690 170 570 395 547,865
Worked full timeCensus data footnote 66 479,940 51,700 50,985 26,945 23,930 105 435 290 428,245
1 to 13 weeks 19,110 3,610 3,575 2,365 1,200 10 20 15 15,495
14 to 26 weeks 34,570 6,220 6,110 3,880 2,220 10 65 45 28,355
27 to 39 weeks 32,040 4,390 4,335 2,320 2,005 10 50 0 27,645
40 to 48 weeks 80,285 7,700 7,620 3,685 3,915 15 45 35 72,580
49 to 52 weeks 313,945 29,785 29,350 14,695 14,590 70 255 190 284,165
Worked part timeCensus data footnote 67 134,515 14,895 14,650 7,825 6,760 60 140 110 119,620
1 to 13 weeks 28,080 4,120 4,070 2,520 1,535 15 35 10 23,960
14 to 26 weeks 25,505 3,445 3,395 1,965 1,420 10 30 25 22,060
27 to 39 weeks 16,215 1,790 1,755 875 880 0 20 15 14,425
40 to 48 weeks 20,970 1,680 1,635 710 920 10 15 25 19,290
49 to 52 weeks 43,750 3,865 3,795 1,755 2,015 30 35 35 39,885
Average weeks worked in reference year 42.6 39.3 39.2 37.5 41.2 41.4 39.1 41.2 43.0
Occupation
Total - Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 - for the labour force population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 68 585,535 66,815 65,875 35,830 29,880 165 550 395 518,725
Occupation - not applicableCensus data footnote 69 10,225 5,240 5,210 4,315 895 10 25 10 4,980
All occupationsCensus data footnote 70 575,310 61,570 60,655 31,515 28,985 160 530 390 513,735
0 Management occupations 81,060 4,535 4,480 1,985 2,490 10 45 10 76,520
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 80,640 7,195 7,080 3,455 3,600 25 60 55 73,445
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 28,325 1,445 1,420 500 920 0 20 10 26,880
3 Health occupations 41,675 3,520 3,455 1,310 2,135 10 25 35 38,160
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 64,690 10,550 10,405 6,290 4,090 25 85 55 54,140
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 10,760 820 810 390 420 0 10 10 9,935
6 Sales and service occupations 124,085 16,485 16,200 9,200 6,935 60 150 135 107,610
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 99,755 12,485 12,345 6,070 6,260 15 70 70 87,270
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 28,155 2,755 2,690 1,420 1,275 0 50 20 25,395
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 16,170 1,785 1,765 895 865 10 20 0 14,385
Industry
Total - Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 for the labour Force population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 71 585,535 66,815 65,875 35,830 29,880 160 550 395 518,720
Industry - NAICS 2012 - not applicableCensus data footnote 72 10,225 5,240 5,215 4,310 900 10 20 10 4,985
All industry categoriesCensus data footnote 73 575,310 61,575 60,660 31,520 28,985 155 530 385 513,735
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 51,255 1,885 1,845 730 1,110 0 20 20 49,370
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 23,070 2,700 2,655 1,345 1,305 0 40 10 20,370
22 Utilities 5,390 575 570 310 260 0 0 0 4,815
23 Construction 49,310 6,425 6,350 3,225 3,115 10 45