2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Aroland First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Aroland First Nation consisted of the Aroland 83 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 365
Population 2006 325
Population change (%) 12
Median age 24
Under age 15 (%) 36
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 44
Aged 65 plus (%) 4
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 21
Community males, 10 to 19 years 18
Community males, 20 to 29 years 15
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 8
Community males, 60 to 69 years 13
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 32
Community females, 10 to 19 years 18
Community females, 20 to 29 years 15
Community females, 30 to 39 years 15
Community females, 40 to 49 years 15
Community females, 50 to 59 years 6
Community females, 60 to 69 years 0
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
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 17
Lone parents 33
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 52
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 37
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 130 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 84
Overcrowded 16
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 23
Rented 7
Band housing 70
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 25
Minor repairs needed 41
Major repairs needed 34
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 17
Trade 9
High school 23
Less than high school 51
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 25
Sales and service 21
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 53
Employment rate (%) 45
Unemployment rate (%) 16
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 46
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 19,008

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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