2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Misipawistik Cree Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Misipawistik Cree Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Misipawistik Cree Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Misipawistik Cree Nation consisted of the Grand Rapids 33 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 865
Population 2006 650
Population change (%) 33
Median age 22
Under age 15 (%) 36
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 39
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 29
Community males, 10 to 19 years 20
Community males, 20 to 29 years 11
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 11
Community males, 60 to 69 years 5
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 24
Community females, 10 to 19 years 20
Community females, 20 to 29 years 15
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 9
Community females, 50 to 59 years 10
Community females, 60 to 69 years 7
Community females, 70 to 79 years 3
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 51
Couples without children 15
Lone parents 34
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 29
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 28
Manitoba on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 57
Manitoba on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 46

In the community, 240 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 76
Overcrowded 24
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 6
Rented 4
Band housing 90
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 49
Minor repairs needed 23
Major repairs needed 28
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 4
College 13
Trade 8
High school 18
Less than high school 58
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 27
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 20
Education, law and social, community and government services 17
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 17
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 36
Employment rate (%) 27
Unemployment rate (%) 23
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 45
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 10,704

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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