2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Haines Junction

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Haines Junction
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Haines Junction

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 255
Population 2006 235
Population change (%) 9
Median age 38
Under age 15 (%) 25
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 12
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 47
Aged 65 plus (%) 16
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 21
Community males, 10 to 19 years 21
Community males, 20 to 29 years 13
Community males, 30 to 39 years 8
Community males, 40 to 49 years 17
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 8
Community males, 70 to 79 years 8
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 11
Community females, 10 to 19 years 15
Community females, 20 to 29 years 11
Community females, 30 to 39 years 11
Community females, 40 to 49 years 19
Community females, 50 to 59 years 15
Community females, 60 to 69 years 7
Community females, 70 to 79 years 11
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 38
Couples without children 38
Lone parents 25
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 19
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 16
Yukon Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 16
Yukon Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 14

In the community, 30 spoke Southern Tutchone in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 90
Overcrowded 10
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 40
Rented 52
Band housing 8
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 35
Minor repairs needed 39
Major repairs needed 25
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 6
College 25
Trade 13
High school 31
Less than high school 28
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 26
Business, finance and administration 19
Education, law and social, community and government services 19
Sales and service 19
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 66
Employment rate (%) 53
Unemployment rate (%) 24
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 48
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 33,792

Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population.

Catalogue Number: 41260001

Revised: October 2019

Partnership project between Statistics Canada and Indigenous Services Canada.

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