2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Brokenhead Ojibway Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Brokenhead Ojibway Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Brokenhead Ojibway Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Brokenhead Ojibway Nation consisted of the Brokenhead 4 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 500
Population 2006 450
Population change (%) 11
Median age 29
Under age 15 (%) 27
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 19
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 48
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 21
Community males, 10 to 19 years 13
Community males, 20 to 29 years 13
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 13
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 8
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 17
Community females, 10 to 19 years 19
Community females, 20 to 29 years 19
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 8
Community females, 50 to 59 years 17
Community females, 60 to 69 years 8
Community females, 70 to 79 years 4
Community females, 80 years and over 4
Manitoba on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 25
Manitoba on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 21
Manitoba on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
Manitoba on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 11
Manitoba on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 11
Manitoba on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 9
Manitoba on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 5
Manitoba on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
Manitoba on-reserve males, 80 years and over 0
Manitoba on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 25
Manitoba on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 20
Manitoba on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 16
Manitoba on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 11
Manitoba on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 11
Manitoba on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 9
Manitoba on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 5
Manitoba on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 2
Manitoba on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 32
Couples without children 25
Lone parents 43
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 12
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 10
Manitoba on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 57
Manitoba on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 46

In the community, 45 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 93
Overcrowded 7
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 13
Rented 16
Band housing 71
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 19
Minor repairs needed 52
Major repairs needed 29
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 9
College 22
Trade 13
High school 17
Less than high school 41
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 37
Education, law and social, community and government services 23
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 58
Employment rate (%) 47
Unemployment rate (%) 19
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 51
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 16,352

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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