2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Shamattawa First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,000
Population 2006 915
Population change (%) 9
Median age 19
Under age 15 (%) 42
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 19
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 37
Aged 65 plus (%) 3
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 32
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 14
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 11
Community males, 50 to 59 years 6
Community males, 60 to 69 years 3
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 31
Community females, 10 to 19 years 20
Community females, 20 to 29 years 17
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 9
Community females, 50 to 59 years 5
Community females, 60 to 69 years 4
Community females, 70 to 79 years 2
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 43
Couples without children 8
Lone parents 50
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 95
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 58
Manitoba on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 57
Manitoba on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 46

In the community, 585 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 37
Overcrowded 63
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 1
Rented 1
Band housing 98
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 9
Minor repairs needed 22
Major repairs needed 69
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 3
College 3
Trade 3
High school 8
Less than high school 86
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 30
Education, law and social, community and government services 26
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 22
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 41
Employment rate (%) 29
Unemployment rate (%) 31
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 56
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 12,064

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

Date modified: