2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Temagami First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

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

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 140
Population 2006 xsuppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
Population change (%) ...not applicable
Median age 41
Under age 15 (%) 18
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 14
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 54
Aged 65 plus (%) 11
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 17
Community males, 10 to 19 years 17
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 17
Community males, 40 to 49 years 17
Community males, 50 to 59 years 17
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 13
Community females, 10 to 19 years 13
Community females, 20 to 29 years 0
Community females, 30 to 39 years 13
Community females, 40 to 49 years 19
Community females, 50 to 59 years 13
Community females, 60 to 69 years 19
Community females, 70 to 79 years 13
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 30
Couples without children 40
Lone parents 30
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 0
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 18
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 20 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 86
Overcrowded 14
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 59
Rented 22
Band housing 19
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 30
Minor repairs needed 52
Major repairs needed 19
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 11
College 50
Trade 11
High school 22
Less than high school 17
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 38
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 44
Employment rate (%) 39
Unemployment rate (%) 0
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 58

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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