2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Fort Severn First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Fort Severn First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Fort Severn First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Fort Severn First Nation consisted of the Fort Severn 89 census subdivision.E

E 2006 census data suppressed due to confidentiality and/or data quality concerns.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 360
Population 2006 xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
Population change (%) ...not applicable
Median age 24
Under age 15 (%) 29
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 21
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 40
Aged 65 plus (%) 8
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 24
Community males, 10 to 19 years 16
Community males, 20 to 29 years 22
Community males, 30 to 39 years 11
Community males, 40 to 49 years 14
Community males, 50 to 59 years 5
Community males, 60 to 69 years 0
Community males, 70 to 79 years 5
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 17
Community females, 10 to 19 years 20
Community females, 20 to 29 years 20
Community females, 30 to 39 years 14
Community females, 40 to 49 years 6
Community females, 50 to 59 years 9
Community females, 60 to 69 years 6
Community females, 70 to 79 years 9
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 44
Couples without children 17
Lone parents 39
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 0
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 64
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 225 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 56
Overcrowded 44
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 13
Rented 19
Band housing 68
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 11
Minor repairs needed 7
Major repairs needed 82
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 8
Trade 6
High school 8
Less than high school 75
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 28
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 28
Education, law and social, community and government services 24
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 50
Employment rate (%) 44
Unemployment rate (%) 12
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 41
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 13,664

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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