2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Rainy River First Nations

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Rainy River First Nations
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Rainy River First Nations

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Rainy River First Nations consisted of the Manitou Rapids 11 and Long Sault 12 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 275
Population 2006 220
Population change (%) 25
Median age 29
Under age 15 (%) 29
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 15
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 45
Aged 65 plus (%) 11
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 25
Community males, 10 to 19 years 18
Community males, 20 to 29 years 14
Community males, 30 to 39 years 14
Community males, 40 to 49 years 14
Community males, 50 to 59 years 11
Community males, 60 to 69 years 7
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 7
Community females, 0 to 9 years 19
Community females, 10 to 19 years 12
Community females, 20 to 29 years 15
Community females, 30 to 39 years 15
Community females, 40 to 49 years 12
Community females, 50 to 59 years 8
Community females, 60 to 69 years 15
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
Community females, 80 years and over 0
Ontario on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 20
Ontario on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 19
Ontario on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 15
Ontario on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 11
Ontario on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 12
Ontario on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 12
Ontario on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 7
Ontario on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 3
Ontario on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
Ontario on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 20
Ontario on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 17
Ontario on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 14
Ontario on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 12
Ontario on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 12
Ontario on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 12
Ontario on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 8
Ontario on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 4
Ontario on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 33
Couples without children 27
Lone parents 40
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 25
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 27
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 70 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 75
Overcrowded 25
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 35
Rented 18
Band housing 47
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 38
Minor repairs needed 47
Major repairs needed 15
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 10
College 23
Trade 10
High school 27
Less than high school 30
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 23
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 23
Sales and service 19
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 58
Employment rate (%) 53
Unemployment rate (%) 14
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 46
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 14,960

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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