Aboriginal Population Profile, 2016 Census
Nunavut [Territory]

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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 35,580 30,550 30,495 190 165 30,135 50 10 5,030
Average age 27.6 25.8 25.9 34.2 36.5 25.7 15.6 0.0 38.1
Median age 25.0 22.2 22.2 33.2 37.4 22.1 13.5 0.0 38.1
Marital status
Total - Marital status for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 7 23,930 19,555 19,525 155 140 19,230 25 10 4,375
Married or living common law 12,840 10,090 10,070 100 85 9,890 10 10 2,750
Married 6,565 4,640 4,640 50 45 4,545 0 0 1,925
Living common law 6,270 5,445 5,435 45 40 5,350 10 0 825
Not married and not living common law 11,095 9,465 9,450 60 55 9,340 15 0 1,625
Never married 9,580 8,365 8,350 45 45 8,260 15 0 1,215
Separated 395 295 290 0 10 285 0 0 105
Divorced 430 170 170 10 10 150 0 0 265
Widowed 690 640 640 0 0 640 0 0 50
Family characteristics
Total - Family characteristics for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 8 35,580 30,555 30,495 190 165 30,140 55 10 5,030
Married spouses and common-law partners 12,455 9,935 9,915 95 80 9,745 10 0 2,525
Married spouses 6,185 4,485 4,485 50 40 4,395 0 10 1,700
Common-law partners 6,270 5,445 5,435 45 40 5,350 10 0 825
Lone parents (in lone-parent census families) 2,555 2,385 2,385 0 10 2,365 0 0 170
Children in census families (as in sons, daughters or grandchildren) 16,090 15,215 15,180 50 35 15,100 35 0 875
Living with two biological or adoptive parentsCensus data footnote 9 10,200 9,490 9,470 25 25 9,415 20 0 710
In an intact familyCensus data footnote 10 9,560 8,865 8,850 30 25 8,795 20 0 695
In a complex stepfamilyCensus data footnote 11 640 625 625 0 0 625 0 0 10
Living with one biological or adoptive parent and one step-parent 1,065 1,025 1,015 10 0 1,010 10 0 40
In a simple stepfamilyCensus data footnote 12 510 485 485 0 0 475 0 0 20
In a complex stepfamilyCensus data footnote 13 555 540 535 0 0 535 0 0 20
Living with one parent in a lone-parent census familyCensus data footnote 14 4,250 4,125 4,120 20 0 4,095 10 0 120
With a male lone parent 1,130 1,095 1,095 10 0 1,090 0 0 40
With a female lone parent 3,120 3,030 3,025 15 10 3,010 10 0 85
Living with grandparents without parents present 580 575 575 0 0 575 0 0 0
With two grandparents without parents present 300 295 295 0 0 295 0 0 0
With one grandparent without parents present 280 280 280 0 0 280 0 0 0
Persons not in census families 4,475 3,015 3,010 35 45 2,930 10 0 1,455
Living with other relatives 1,615 1,535 1,535 0 10 1,530 0 0 80
Foster children 150 150 155 0 0 150 0 0 0
Living with non-relatives only or alone 2,710 1,330 1,325 35 35 1,255 10 0 1,380
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 35,580 30,555 30,495 190 165 30,140 50 0 5,025
Registered or Treaty IndianCensus data footnote 16 170 165 145 110 25 15 15 0 0
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 35,415 30,385 30,345 80 140 30,125 40 0 5,030
Aboriginal ancestry
Total - Aboriginal ancestry for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 17 35,580 30,555 30,495 190 165 30,135 55 0 5,030
Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 18 25,215 25,145 25,110 80 50 24,980 30 0 70
Single Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 19 25,025 24,955 24,945 75 50 24,825 10 0 75
First Nations (North American Indian) single ancestryCensus data footnote 20 100 80 85 70 0 10 0 0 15
Métis single ancestry 40 35 35 0 35 0 0 0 10
Inuit single ancestry 24,890 24,835 24,825 0 10 24,810 10 0 55
Multiple Aboriginal ancestries (only)Census data footnote 21 190 190 165 10 0 160 25 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian) and Métis ancestries 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian) and Inuit ancestries 165 165 140 0 0 140 20 0 0
Métis and Inuit ancestries 15 15 15 0 0 15 0 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and Inuit ancestries 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 22 5,200 5,040 5,020 85 85 4,850 20 0 165
Single Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 23 4,985 4,825 4,820 80 75 4,660 10 0 165
First Nations (North American Indian) and non-Aboriginal ancestries 255 145 140 80 35 25 10 0 110
Métis and non-Aboriginal ancestries 65 45 40 0 40 0 0 0 20
Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 4,665 4,635 4,635 0 10 4,635 0 0 35
Multiple Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 24 215 215 200 0 10 190 15 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and non-Aboriginal ancestries 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 160 160 145 0 0 145 10 0 0
Métis, Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 50 50 50 0 10 45 10 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis, Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 25 5,165 370 370 30 30 310 0 10 4,785
Aboriginal ancestry responses
Total - Aboriginal ancestry responses for the population in private household - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 26 35,580 30,550 30,495 190 165 30,140 50 10 5,030
Total Aboriginal ancestryCensus data footnote 27 30,420 30,175 30,125 160 135 29,830 55 0 235
First Nations ancestry 690 565 525 155 45 320 35 0 125
Abenaki 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Anishinaabe, n.o.s.Census data footnote 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Apache 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assiniboine 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver (Dunne-za) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot, n.o.s.Census data footnote 29 45 35 35 0 0 35 0 0 0
Blood (Kainai) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier (Dakelh) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cherokee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin (Tsilhqot'in) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chipewyan (Denesuline) 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Cowichan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree 165 160 150 25 15 105 10 0 10
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Delaware (Lenape) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene Tha (Slavey) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene, n.o.s.Census data footnote 30 95 95 85 10 0 70 0 0 0
Gitxsan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 30 30 30 0 0 25 0 0 0
Haida 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
Huron (Wendat) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Innu/Montagnais 25 25 25 0 0 25 0 0 0
Iroquois, n.o.s.Census data footnote 31 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ktunaxa (Kutenai) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Maliseet 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Mi'kmaq 95 65 65 40 15 10 0 0 30
Mohawk 15 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 10
Musqueam 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Navajo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nlaka'pamux (Thompson) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuxalk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Odawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 40 35 25 25 10 10 10 0 10
Oji-Cree 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan (Syilx) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Potawatomi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sahtu (North Slavey) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish, n.o.s.Census data footnote 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Saulteaux 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sechelt (Shishalh) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Secwepemc (Shuswap) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sioux, n.o.s.Census data footnote 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney (Nakoda) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlicho (Dogrib) 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsuu T'ina (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone, n.o.s.Census data footnote 34 0 0 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 35 135 85 80 45 10 25 0 0 55
Métis ancestry 185 155 155 10 80 65 0 0 25
Inuit ancestry 29,950 29,860 29,815 0 20 29,795 50 0 85
Non-Aboriginal ancestry 10,365 5,410 5,385 110 115 5,155 20 10 4,955
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of official languages for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 36 35,580 30,550 30,495 190 165 30,135 50 10 5,025
English only 31,975 28,185 28,130 160 130 27,840 50 0 3,790
French only 55 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 50
English and French 1,505 325 320 30 35 260 0 0 1,185
Neither English nor French 2,045 2,035 2,035 0 0 2,035 0 0 10
First official language spoken
Total - First official language spoken for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 37 35,580 30,550 30,490 190 165 30,140 50 10 5,030
English 32,895 28,410 28,355 190 140 28,025 50 0 4,485
French 575 65 65 10 20 35 0 0 510
English and French 90 60 65 0 0 60 0 0 30
Neither English nor French 2,025 2,015 2,015 0 0 2,015 0 0 10
Official language minority
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 38 615 95 95 0 20 70 0 0 525
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 39 1.7 0.3 0.3 0.0 12.1 0.2 0.0 0.0 10.4
Mother tongue
Total - Mother tongue for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 40 35,580 30,555 30,490 190 165 30,135 55 10 5,030
Official languages 12,285 8,035 7,995 175 150 7,670 35 0 4,245
English 11,685 7,970 7,925 170 125 7,630 35 10 3,720
French 630 80 80 10 25 50 0 0 550
Non-official languages 24,005 23,180 23,160 15 15 23,125 20 0 825
Aboriginal languages 23,240 23,150 23,135 15 20 23,100 20 0 85
Algonquian languages 15 10 15 10 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eastern Algonquian languages 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 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 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 10 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 23,225 23,140 23,120 10 15 23,095 20 0 85
Inuinnaqtun 545 545 545 0 0 545 0 0 0
Inuktitut 22,635 22,550 22,530 10 15 22,510 20 0 85
Inuvialuktun 15 15 15 10 0 10 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 35 35 35 0 0 35 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 765 25 30 0 0 25 0 0 740
Language spoken at home
Total - Language spoken at home for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 41 35,580 30,555 30,495 190 165 30,140 55 0 5,030
Official languages 27,005 22,085 22,030 185 165 21,685 45 0 4,925
English 26,775 22,065 22,010 185 155 21,665 45 0 4,715
French 625 85 85 0 15 65 0 0 540
Non-official languages 27,025 26,085 26,060 30 25 26,005 25 0 940
Aboriginal languages 26,285 26,015 25,990 30 30 25,935 25 0 265
Algonquian languages 15 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 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 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 10 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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 26,270 26,000 25,975 20 25 25,935 25 0 270
Inuinnaqtun 850 845 840 0 0 840 0 0 0
Inuktitut 25,385 25,120 25,100 15 25 25,060 20 0 260
Inuvialuktun 10 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 25 25 25 0 0 25 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 765 90 90 0 0 90 0 0 675
Knowledge of languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 42 35,580 30,550 30,495 190 165 30,140 50 10 5,030
Official languages 33,535 28,515 28,460 190 165 28,100 50 10 5,020
English 33,480 28,510 28,450 190 160 28,100 50 10 4,970
French 1,565 335 330 30 35 265 10 0 1,230
Non-official languages 28,435 27,025 26,990 50 45 26,895 35 0 1,415
Aboriginal languages 27,345 26,965 26,930 40 45 26,845 35 0 385
Algonquian languages 30 25 25 15 10 10 0 0 10
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 15 15 15 0 10 10 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 10 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 15 10 10 10 0 10 0 0 0
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 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 10 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0
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 0 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 27,320 26,945 26,910 30 40 26,845 35 0 380
Inuinnaqtun 1,100 1,085 1,080 0 0 1,080 0 0 10
Inuktitut 26,215 25,850 25,820 25 40 25,755 25 0 365
Inuvialuktun 55 55 55 0 10 50 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 35 35 35 0 0 35 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 1,240 170 170 10 10 155 0 0 1,070
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 34,880 29,900 29,845 195 160 29,490 50 0 4,975
Non-movers 29,480 26,085 26,045 130 115 25,795 40 0 3,395
Movers 5,395 3,820 3,805 60 45 3,700 15 0 1,580
Non-migrants 3,560 2,985 2,975 25 20 2,925 10 0 575
Migrants 1,840 835 825 35 30 770 0 0 1,005
Internal migrants 1,785 825 825 30 25 765 10 0 955
Intraprovincial migrants 795 615 620 10 0 610 0 0 180
Interprovincial migrants 985 205 205 25 20 155 0 0 780
External migrants 50 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 50
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago for the population aged 5 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 44 31,430 26,715 26,670 180 155 26,335 45 0 4,720
Non-movers 18,460 17,205 17,180 50 55 17,075 20 0 1,255
Movers 12,980 9,515 9,490 130 100 9,260 20 0 3,465
Non-migrants 8,745 7,740 7,725 50 35 7,635 20 0 1,000
Migrants 4,230 1,770 1,770 80 65 1,625 0 10 2,460
Internal migrants 4,045 1,770 1,765 80 60 1,620 0 0 2,280
Intraprovincial migrants 1,510 1,260 1,265 10 10 1,255 0 0 250
Interprovincial migrants 2,530 505 505 80 60 365 0 0 2,030
External migrants 185 10 0 0 0 10 0 0 180
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 23,930 19,560 19,525 155 135 19,230 25 10 4,380
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 14,220 13,880 13,865 30 25 13,815 10 0 340
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 12,140 11,860 11,845 20 25 11,800 10 0 280
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate or diplomaCensus data footnote 46 2,080 2,020 2,020 10 0 2,010 0 0 60
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 9,710 5,675 5,660 125 110 5,415 10 0 4,035
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,615 2,930 2,920 40 25 2,860 0 0 685
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeCensus data footnote 47 6,100 2,750 2,735 90 90 2,560 0 10 3,350
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 23,930 19,555 19,525 155 135 19,230 25 10 4,375
No certificate, diploma or degree 12,140 11,860 11,845 20 25 11,800 10 0 280
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificateCensus data footnote 49 3,615 2,930 2,925 40 25 2,865 10 0 685
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,835 1,530 1,530 15 10 1,500 0 0 305
Trades certificate or diploma other than Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of QualificationCensus data footnote 50 1,140 995 990 10 10 975 0 0 150
Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of QualificationCensus data footnote 51 700 535 540 0 0 525 0 0 155
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 3,580 2,680 2,675 35 35 2,610 10 0 900
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 215 115 110 10 10 105 0 0 100
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 2,545 445 445 45 40 355 0 0 2,100
Bachelor's degree 1,680 340 335 30 35 270 0 10 1,340
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelCensus data footnote 52 865 105 105 15 10 85 0 0 755
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 23,930 19,555 19,525 160 140 19,230 25 10 4,375
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeCensus data footnote 54 15,750 14,790 14,770 60 50 14,660 15 0 965
Education 1,005 460 460 15 15 435 0 0 545
13. Education 1,005 460 460 15 10 435 0 0 540
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 195 115 110 0 0 105 0 0 85
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 35 20 20 0 0 20 0 0 15
50. Visual and performing arts 160 95 95 0 0 90 0 0 65
Humanities 365 185 180 0 0 170 0 0 180
16. Aboriginal and foreign languages, literatures and linguistics 105 90 90 0 0 85 0 0 10
23. English language and literature/letters 60 20 20 0 0 15 0 0 40
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 75 30 25 0 0 30 0 0 45
30A Interdisciplinary humanitiesCensus data footnote 55 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25
39. Theology and religious vocations 40 20 15 0 0 15 0 0 25
54. History 60 25 25 0 0 20 0 0 35
55. French language and literature/letters 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 10
Social and behavioural sciences and law 1,010 555 555 10 20 530 0 0 455
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 180 165 170 0 0 160 0 0 15
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 50 10 15 0 0 10 0 0 40
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 310 275 275 0 0 270 0 0 35
22. Legal professions and studies 130 35 35 0 0 30 0 0 95
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciencesCensus data footnote 56 25 15 10 0 0 15 0 0 15
42. Psychology 60 10 10 0 0 10 0 0 50
45. Social sciences 250 45 50 0 10 40 0 0 205
Business, management and public administration 1,655 1,015 1,015 15 20 975 0 0 640
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 210 115 110 0 10 100 0 0 95
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 1,445 905 900 15 10 875 0 0 545
Physical and life sciences and technologies 210 55 55 0 0 45 0 0 160
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 70 10 10 0 10 10 0 0 60
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 75 15 15 10 0 10 0 0 60
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciencesCensus data footnote 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
40. Physical sciences 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30
41. Science technologies/technicians 35 25 30 0 0 30 0 0 10
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 175 65 65 0 0 65 0 0 105
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 140 50 55 0 0 50 0 0 85
25. Library science 10 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 10
27. Mathematics and statistics 20 10 10 0 0 10 0 0 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciencesCensus data footnote 58 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 1,615 1,120 1,120 20 15 1,085 10 0 500
04. Architecture and related services 45 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 40
14. Engineering 105 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 100
15. Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields 310 205 205 0 0 200 0 0 105
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
46. Construction trades 715 580 580 10 0 565 10 0 130
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 365 265 265 0 10 255 0 0 105
48. Precision production 75 55 55 0 0 50 0 0 20
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 215 130 130 0 0 120 0 0 85
01. Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
03. Natural resources and conservation 200 130 125 10 0 125 0 0 70
Health and related fields 750 290 285 10 0 270 0 0 460
31. Parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies 105 55 55 0 0 50 0 0 55
51. Health professions and related programs 645 230 235 10 10 215 0 0 410
60. Dental, medical and veterinary residency programs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 980 780 780 10 10 765 0 0 200
12. Personal and culinary services 315 245 250 0 10 235 0 0 65
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 10 10 10 0 0 10 0 0 0
43. Security and protective services 160 85 85 0 0 75 0 0 75
49. Transportation and materials moving 500 445 445 0 0 445 0 0 55
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30.99 Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Labour force status
Total - Labour force status for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% Sample dataCensus data footnote 59 23,930 19,555 19,525 155 140 19,230 25 10 4,375
In the labour force 16,335 12,305 12,280 140 125 12,020 15 10 4,035
Employed 12,825 8,915 8,890 125 115 8,650 15 10 3,910
Unemployed 3,520 3,395 3,390 10 10 3,370 0 0 120
Not in the labour force 7,595 7,245 7,240 20 15 7,210 10 0 345
Participation rate 68.3 62.9 62.9 90.3 89.3 62.5 60.0 100.0 92.2
Employment rate 53.6 45.6 45.5 80.6 82.1 45.0 60.0 100.0 89.4
Unemployment rate 21.5 27.6 27.6 7.1 8.0 28.0 0.0 0.0 3.0
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 16,340 12,310 12,285 140 125 12,020 20 10 4,035
Class of worker - not applicableCensus data footnote 61 1,385 1,370 1,370 0 0 1,365 0 0 10
All classes of workersCensus data footnote 62 14,955 10,935 10,915 135 125 10,650 20 10 4,020
Employee 14,505 10,630 10,605 135 120 10,355 15 0 3,880
Self-employedCensus data footnote 63 445 305 310 0 0 300 0 0 140
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 23,930 19,555 19,525 160 140 19,230 25 10 4,375
Did not workCensus data footnote 65 7,415 7,150 7,145 20 15 7,115 10 0 270
Worked 16,515 12,405 12,380 140 125 12,115 20 10 4,110
Worked full timeCensus data footnote 66 12,880 9,040 9,025 120 110 8,785 10 10 3,835
1 to 13 weeks 1,510 1,435 1,430 0 0 1,425 0 0 80
14 to 26 weeks 1,510 1,290 1,285 10 10 1,280 10 0 220
27 to 39 weeks 825 630 630 10 10 610 0 0 195
40 to 48 weeks 1,270 785 785 15 15 755 10 0 490
49 to 52 weeks 7,760 4,905 4,895 90 75 4,725 0 10 2,850
Worked part timeCensus data footnote 67 3,635 3,365 3,360 15 10 3,325 10 0 275
1 to 13 weeks 1,255 1,195 1,195 0 0 1,190 0 0 50
14 to 26 weeks 825 760 760 0 0 755 0 0 60
27 to 39 weeks 315 295 295 0 0 290 0 0 20
40 to 48 weeks 240 200 200 10 10 195 0 0 40
49 to 52 weeks 1,000 905 905 10 0 895 0 0 95
Average weeks worked in reference year 38.0 35.2 35.2 44.2 46.3 35.0 31.8 0.0 46.4
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 16,335 12,310 12,285 135 125 12,025 15 0 4,035
Occupation - not applicableCensus data footnote 69 1,385 1,370 1,370 0 0 1,365 0 0 15
All occupationsCensus data footnote 70 14,955 10,935 10,915 135 120 10,650 15 10 4,015
0 Management occupations 1,395 600 595 15 15 565 0 0 800
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 2,200 1,615 1,610 25 20 1,565 0 0 590
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 455 185 180 10 10 170 0 0 270
3 Health occupations 445 190 190 10 10 180 0 0 255
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 3,315 2,095 2,085 35 40 2,010 10 0 1,220
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 570 490 490 0 0 485 0 0 80
6 Sales and service occupations 3,500 3,070 3,065 25 20 3,025 10 0 430
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,565 2,225 2,225 15 20 2,190 0 0 340
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 295 285 285 0 0 280 0 0 10
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 205 185 190 0 0 185 0 0 15
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 16,335 12,305 12,285 140 125 12,025 15 10 4,035
Industry - NAICS 2012 - not applicableCensus data footnote 72 1,385 1,375 1,370 0 0 1,370 0 0 15
All industry categoriesCensus data footnote 73 14,955 10,935 10,910 135 125 10,655 20 10 4,020
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 155 155 155 0 0 150 0 0 10
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 600 575 575 10 0 570 0 0 20
22 Utilities 285 210 210 0 0 205 0 0 75
23 Construction 930 740 740 10 15 715 0 0 190
31-33 Manufacturing 145