2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Upper Liard

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Upper Liard
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Upper Liard

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 110
Population 2006 140
Population change (%) -21
Median age 43
Under age 15 (%) 9
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 55
Aged 65 plus (%) 14
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 0
Community males, 10 to 19 years 15
Community males, 20 to 29 years 15
Community males, 30 to 39 years 0
Community males, 40 to 49 years 15
Community males, 50 to 59 years 15
Community males, 60 to 69 years 0
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 22
Community females, 10 to 19 years 22
Community females, 20 to 29 years 22
Community females, 30 to 39 years 0
Community females, 40 to 49 years 22
Community females, 50 to 59 years 22
Community females, 60 to 69 years 22
Community females, 70 to 79 years 22
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 50
Couples without children 50
Lone parents 0
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 45
Yukon Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 16
Yukon Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 14

In the community, 45 spoke Kaska (Nahani) in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 82
Overcrowded 18
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 30
Rented 26
Band housing 43
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 32
Minor repairs needed 27
Major repairs needed 41
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 13
College 27
Trade 20
High school 13
Less than high school 53
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Business, finance and administration 25
Management 25
Sales and service 25
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 25
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 53
Employment rate (%) 26
Unemployment rate (%) 60
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 38

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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