2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Naotkamegwanning First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Naotkamegwanning First Nation (Whitefish Bay) consisted of the Whitefish Bay 32A census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 575
Population 2006 620
Population change (%) -7
Median age 25
Under age 15 (%) 33
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 42
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 24
Community males, 10 to 19 years 21
Community males, 20 to 29 years 14
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 16
Community males, 50 to 59 years 7
Community males, 60 to 69 years 5
Community males, 70 to 79 years 3
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 19
Community females, 10 to 19 years 19
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 16
Community females, 50 to 59 years 9
Community females, 60 to 69 years 5
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
Community females, 80 years and over 4
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 20
Lone parents 47
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 47
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 45
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 255 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 81
Overcrowded 19
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 11
Rented 22
Band housing 68
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 18
Minor repairs needed 39
Major repairs needed 43
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 5
College 32
Trade 9
High school 23
Less than high school 33
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 34
Sales and service 24
Business, finance and administration 10
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 61
Employment rate (%) 46
Unemployment rate (%) 22
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 39
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 20,160

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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