2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Eel River Bar First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Eel River Bar First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Eel River Bar First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Eel River Bar First Nation (Ugpi'ganjig) consisted of the Eel River 3 and Indian Ranch census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 360
Population 2006 315
Population change (%) 14
Median age 31
Under age 15 (%) 26
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 19
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 49
Aged 65 plus (%) 8
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 14
Community males, 10 to 19 years 17
Community males, 20 to 29 years 14
Community males, 30 to 39 years 17
Community males, 40 to 49 years 11
Community males, 50 to 59 years 14
Community males, 60 to 69 years 9
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 16
Community females, 10 to 19 years 19
Community females, 20 to 29 years 8
Community females, 30 to 39 years 16
Community females, 40 to 49 years 14
Community females, 50 to 59 years 14
Community females, 60 to 69 years 5
Community females, 70 to 79 years 5
Community females, 80 years and over 5
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 19
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 19
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 12
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 7
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 18
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 16
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 14
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 8
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 4
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 38
Couples without children 29
Lone parents 33
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 11
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 7
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 44
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31

In the community, 30 spoke Mi'kmaq in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 100
Overcrowded 0
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 58
Rented 18
Band housing 24
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 36
Minor repairs needed 34
Major repairs needed 30
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 12
College 39
Trade 20
High school 17
Less than high school 15
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 24
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 18
Education, law and social, community and government services 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 67
Employment rate (%) 50
Unemployment rate (%) 19
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 39
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 19,776

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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