2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation consisted of the Wabigoon Lake 27 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 160
Population 2006 145
Population change (%) 10
Median age 39
Under age 15 (%) 16
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 13
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 63
Aged 65 plus (%) 9
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 12
Community males, 10 to 19 years 12
Community males, 20 to 29 years 18
Community males, 30 to 39 years 18
Community males, 40 to 49 years 18
Community males, 50 to 59 years 12
Community males, 60 to 69 years 0
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 19
Community females, 10 to 19 years 13
Community females, 20 to 29 years 13
Community females, 30 to 39 years 13
Community females, 40 to 49 years 19
Community females, 50 to 59 years 13
Community females, 60 to 69 years 13
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 30
Couples without children 30
Lone parents 40
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 31
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 25
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 35 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 100
Overcrowded 0
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 9
Rented 0
Band housing 91
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 25
Minor repairs needed 56
Major repairs needed 19
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 26
Trade 26
High school 17
Less than high school 22
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 24
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 24
Sales and service 18
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 65
Employment rate (%) 54
Unemployment rate (%) 18
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 56

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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