2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Sheshegwaning First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 130
Population 2006 100
Population change (%) 30
Median age 31
Under age 15 (%) 31
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 8
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 46
Aged 65 plus (%) 15
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 25
Community males, 10 to 19 years 17
Community males, 20 to 29 years 0
Community males, 30 to 39 years 17
Community males, 40 to 49 years 17
Community males, 50 to 59 years 0
Community males, 60 to 69 years 0
Community males, 70 to 79 years 17
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 21
Community females, 10 to 19 years 0
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 14
Community females, 40 to 49 years 0
Community females, 50 to 59 years 14
Community females, 60 to 69 years 14
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 60
Couples without children 0
Lone parents 40
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 45
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 45 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 85
Overcrowded 15
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 65
Rented 12
Band housing 23
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 38
Minor repairs needed 42
Major repairs needed 19
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 13
College 38
Trade 13
High school 13
Less than high school 31
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 23
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 23
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 61
Employment rate (%) 56
Unemployment rate (%) 18
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 50

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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