2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Carmacks

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Carmacks
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Carmacks

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3  in the Carmacks (Village) census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 340
Population 2006 330
Population change (%) 3
Median age 32
Under age 15 (%) 28
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 13
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 51
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 18
Community males, 10 to 19 years 18
Community males, 20 to 29 years 12
Community males, 30 to 39 years 12
Community males, 40 to 49 years 12
Community males, 50 to 59 years 12
Community males, 60 to 69 years 12
Community males, 70 to 79 years 6
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 20
Community females, 10 to 19 years 14
Community females, 20 to 29 years 11
Community females, 30 to 39 years 11
Community females, 40 to 49 years 14
Community females, 50 to 59 years 14
Community females, 60 to 69 years 9
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
Community females, 80 years and over 0
Yukon Aboriginal males, 0 to 9 years 17
Yukon Aboriginal males, 10 to 19 years 17
Yukon Aboriginal males, 20 to 29 years 16
Yukon Aboriginal males, 30 to 39 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal males, 40 to 49 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal males, 50 to 59 years 14
Yukon Aboriginal males, 60 to 69 years 7
Yukon Aboriginal males, 70 to 79 years 3
Yukon Aboriginal males, 80 years and over 1
Yukon Aboriginal females, 0 to 9 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal females, 10 to 19 years 15
Yukon Aboriginal females, 20 to 29 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal females, 30 to 39 years 14
Yukon Aboriginal females, 40 to 49 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal females, 50 to 59 years 16
Yukon Aboriginal females, 60 to 69 years 9
Yukon Aboriginal females, 70 to 79 years 3
Yukon Aboriginal females, 80 years and over 2
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 45
Couples without children 30
Lone parents 25
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 32
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 25
Yukon Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 16
Yukon Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 14

In the community, 75 spoke Northern Tutchone in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 94
Overcrowded 6
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 27
Rented 16
Band housing 57
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 40
Minor repairs needed 28
Major repairs needed 32
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 8
College 35
Trade 8
High school 20
Less than high school 33
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 27
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 18
Business, finance and administration 15
Sales and service 15
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 59
Employment rate (%) 49
Unemployment rate (%) 21
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 55
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 21,760

Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population.

Catalogue Number: 41260001

Revised: October 2019

Partnership project between Statistics Canada and Indigenous Services Canada.

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, as represented by the Minister of Industry, 2019

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