2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Wahnapitae First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Wahnapitae First Nation consisted of the Wahnapitei 11 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 100
Population 2006 45
Population change (%) 122
Median age 39
Under age 15 (%) 25
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 0
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 50
Aged 65 plus (%) 10
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 20
Community males, 10 to 19 years 20
Community males, 20 to 29 years 0
Community males, 30 to 39 years 0
Community males, 40 to 49 years 20
Community males, 50 to 59 years 20
Community males, 60 to 69 years 20
Community males, 70 to 79 years 20
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 0
Community females, 10 to 19 years 0
Community females, 20 to 29 years 20
Community females, 30 to 39 years 20
Community females, 40 to 49 years 20
Community females, 50 to 59 years 0
Community females, 60 to 69 years 20
Community females, 70 to 79 years 20
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 50
Couples without children 25
Lone parents 25
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 0
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 10
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 10 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 100
Overcrowded 0
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 80
Rented 10
Band housing 10
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 33
Minor repairs needed 19
Major repairs needed 48
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 15
College 23
Trade 23
High school 23
Less than high school 23
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 33
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 22
Sales and service 22
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 64
Employment rate (%) 50
Unemployment rate (%) 22
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 56

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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