2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Wrigley

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Wrigley
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Wrigley

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 110
Population 2006 120
Population change (%) -8
Median age 33
Under age 15 (%) 27
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 14
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 41
Aged 65 plus (%) 18
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 15
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 0
Community males, 60 to 69 years 15
Community males, 70 to 79 years 15
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 0
Community females, 50 to 59 years 22
Community females, 60 to 69 years 0
Community females, 70 to 79 years 22
Community females, 80 years and over 0
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 0 to 9 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 10 to 19 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 20 to 29 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 30 to 39 years 13
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 40 to 49 years 12
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 50 to 59 years 12
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 60 to 69 years 7
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 70 to 79 years 3
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 80 years and over 1
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 0 to 9 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 10 to 19 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 20 to 29 years 16
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 30 to 39 years 12
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 40 to 49 years 13
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 50 to 59 years 13
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 60 to 69 years 7
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 70 to 79 years 3
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 80 years and over 1
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 75
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 59
Northwest Territories Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 36
Northwest Territories Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31

In the community, 55 spoke South Slavey in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 77
Overcrowded 23
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 78
Rented 22
Band housing 0
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 14
Minor repairs needed 23
Major repairs needed 64
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 0
Trade 17
High school 17
Less than high school 75
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 33
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 63
Employment rate (%) 31
Unemployment rate (%) 50
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 33

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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