2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Nation Anishnabe du Lac Simon

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Nation Anishnabe du Lac Simon
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Nation Anishnabe du Lac Simon

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,360
Population 2006 1,165
Population change (%) 17
Median age 20
Under age 15 (%) 42
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 39
Aged 65 plus (%) 3
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 32
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 20
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 6
Community males, 60 to 69 years 4
Community males, 70 to 79 years 1
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 32
Community females, 10 to 19 years 18
Community females, 20 to 29 years 18
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 10
Community females, 50 to 59 years 7
Community females, 60 to 69 years 3
Community females, 70 to 79 years 1
Community females, 80 years and over 0
Quebec on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 22
Quebec on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 19
Quebec on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 15
Quebec on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
Quebec on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 12
Quebec on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 10
Quebec on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 6
Quebec on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 3
Quebec on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
Quebec on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 20
Quebec on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 18
Quebec on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 15
Quebec on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 13
Quebec on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 13
Quebec on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 11
Quebec on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 7
Quebec on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 3
Quebec on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 47
Couples without children 20
Lone parents 33
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 87
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 65
Quebec on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 86
Quebec on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 80

In the community, 815 spoke Algonquin in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 77
Overcrowded 23
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 17
Rented 19
Band housing 64
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 19
Minor repairs needed 39
Major repairs needed 43
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 2
College 8
Trade 12
High school 13
Less than high school 66
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 27
Sales and service 24
Business, finance and administration 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 30
Employment rate (%) 21
Unemployment rate (%) 29
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 36
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 6,360

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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