2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Serpent River First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Serpent River First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Serpent River First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Serpent River First Nation (Cutler/Ginaabijiing) consisted of the Serpent River 7 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 340
Population 2006 320
Population change (%) 6
Median age 37
Under age 15 (%) 26
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 13
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 51
Aged 65 plus (%) 12
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 19
Community males, 10 to 19 years 13
Community males, 20 to 29 years 16
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 13
Community males, 50 to 59 years 16
Community males, 60 to 69 years 9
Community males, 70 to 79 years 6
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 16
Community females, 10 to 19 years 16
Community females, 20 to 29 years 8
Community females, 30 to 39 years 14
Community females, 40 to 49 years 8
Community females, 50 to 59 years 22
Community females, 60 to 69 years 11
Community females, 70 to 79 years 5
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 22
Lone parents 44
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 16
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 13
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 91
Overcrowded 9
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 39
Rented 23
Band housing 38
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 23
Minor repairs needed 51
Major repairs needed 26
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 7
College 26
Trade 10
High school 29
Less than high school 29
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Business, finance and administration 20
Education, law and social, community and government services 17
Sales and service 17
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 17
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 49
Employment rate (%) 41
Unemployment rate (%) 12
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 64
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 23,040

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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