2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Swan Lake First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Swan Lake First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Swan Lake First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Swan Lake First Nation consisted of the Swan Lake 7 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 340
Population 2006 345
Population change (%) -1
Median age 27
Under age 15 (%) 29
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 16
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 49
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 26
Community males, 10 to 19 years 18
Community males, 20 to 29 years 15
Community males, 30 to 39 years 12
Community males, 40 to 49 years 12
Community males, 50 to 59 years 12
Community males, 60 to 69 years 0
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 15
Community females, 10 to 19 years 15
Community females, 20 to 29 years 15
Community females, 30 to 39 years 9
Community females, 40 to 49 years 18
Community females, 50 to 59 years 12
Community females, 60 to 69 years 9
Community females, 70 to 79 years 6
Community females, 80 years and over 0
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 39
Couples without children 17
Lone parents 44
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 26
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 25
Manitoba on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 57
Manitoba on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 46

In the community, 80 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 90
Overcrowded 10
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 4
Rented 0
Band housing 96
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 45
Minor repairs needed 38
Major repairs needed 17
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 16
Trade 16
High school 24
Less than high school 46
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 29
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 21
Business, finance and administration 14
Education, law and social, community and government services 14
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 49
Employment rate (%) 45
Unemployment rate (%) 8
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 50
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 14,752

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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