2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Lennox Island First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Lennox Island First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Lennox Island First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Lennox Island First Nation consisted of the Lennox Island 1 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 285
Population 2006 225
Population change (%) 27
Median age 29
Under age 15 (%) 32
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 14
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 51
Aged 65 plus (%) 4
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 18
Community males, 10 to 19 years 14
Community males, 20 to 29 years 21
Community males, 30 to 39 years 14
Community males, 40 to 49 years 7
Community males, 50 to 59 years 18
Community males, 60 to 69 years 7
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 21
Community females, 10 to 19 years 21
Community females, 20 to 29 years 10
Community females, 30 to 39 years 17
Community females, 40 to 49 years 7
Community females, 50 to 59 years 10
Community females, 60 to 69 years 7
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
Community females, 80 years and over 0
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 17
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 17
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 17
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 17
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 8
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 13
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 4
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 0
Prince Edward Island on-reserve males, 80 years and over 0
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 25
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 18
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 15
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 13
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 9
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 11
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 5
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 4
Prince Edward Island on-reserve females, 80 years and over 0
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 35
Couples without children 18
Lone parents 47
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 13
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 4
Prince Edward Island on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 18
Prince Edward Island on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 9

In the community, 10 spoke Mi'kmaq in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 97
Overcrowded 3
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 34
Rented 22
Band housing 43
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 21
Minor repairs needed 54
Major repairs needed 25
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 6
College 19
Trade 6
High school 26
Less than high school 45
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 25
Manufacturing and utilities 19
Business, finance and administration 16
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 75
Employment rate (%) 33
Unemployment rate (%) 57
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 19
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 11,648

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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