2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Tobique First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Tobique First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Tobique First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Tobique First Nation (Negotkuk) consisted of the Tobique 20 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 910
Population 2006 825
Population change (%) 10
Median age 30
Under age 15 (%) 26
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 48
Aged 65 plus (%) 8
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 18
Community males, 10 to 19 years 17
Community males, 20 to 29 years 16
Community males, 30 to 39 years 14
Community males, 40 to 49 years 13
Community males, 50 to 59 years 11
Community males, 60 to 69 years 5
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 2
Community females, 0 to 9 years 19
Community females, 10 to 19 years 15
Community females, 20 to 29 years 13
Community females, 30 to 39 years 15
Community females, 40 to 49 years 11
Community females, 50 to 59 years 15
Community females, 60 to 69 years 9
Community females, 70 to 79 years 2
Community females, 80 years and over 2
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 19
Lone parents 42
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 48
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 32
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 44
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31

In the community, 280 spoke Malecite in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 95
Overcrowded 5
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 48
Rented 13
Band housing 38
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 17
Minor repairs needed 25
Major repairs needed 58
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 13
College 25
Trade 14
High school 23
Less than high school 25
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 25
Education, law and social, community and government services 18
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 65
Employment rate (%) 42
Unemployment rate (%) 35
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 36
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 9,952

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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