2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Nipissing First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Nipissing First Nation consisted of the Nipissing 10 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 955
Population 2006 900
Population change (%) 6
Median age 40
Under age 15 (%) 22
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 13
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 54
Aged 65 plus (%) 12
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 16
Community males, 10 to 19 years 15
Community males, 20 to 29 years 9
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 15
Community males, 50 to 59 years 15
Community males, 60 to 69 years 14
Community males, 70 to 79 years 4
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 14
Community females, 10 to 19 years 15
Community females, 20 to 29 years 10
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 13
Community females, 50 to 59 years 16
Community females, 60 to 69 years 14
Community females, 70 to 79 years 4
Community females, 80 years and over 2
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 39
Couples without children 39
Lone parents 22
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 16
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 16
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 135 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 97
Overcrowded 3
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 75
Rented 13
Band housing 12
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 45
Minor repairs needed 34
Major repairs needed 21
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 10
College 44
Trade 13
High school 17
Less than high school 17
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 20
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 19
Education, law and social, community and government services 18
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 54
Employment rate (%) 46
Unemployment rate (%) 14
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 45
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 27,072

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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