2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Thunderchild First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Thunderchild First Nation consisted of the Thunderchild First Nation 115B and Thunderchild First Nation 115C census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 730
Population 2006 845
Population change (%) -14
Median age 24
Under age 15 (%) 32
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 20
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 43
Aged 65 plus (%) 5
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 21
Community males, 10 to 19 years 24
Community males, 20 to 29 years 16
Community males, 30 to 39 years 8
Community males, 40 to 49 years 8
Community males, 50 to 59 years 15
Community males, 60 to 69 years 4
Community males, 70 to 79 years 3
Community males, 80 years and over 3
Community females, 0 to 9 years 20
Community females, 10 to 19 years 23
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 13
Community females, 50 to 59 years 14
Community females, 60 to 69 years 6
Community females, 70 to 79 years 3
Community females, 80 years and over 0
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 24
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 22
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 11
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 10
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 9
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 5
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 24
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 21
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 16
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 12
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 10
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 9
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 5
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 2
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 24
Couples without children 13
Lone parents 63
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 48
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 295 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 68
Overcrowded 32
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 1
Rented 0
Band housing 99
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 5
Minor repairs needed 3
Major repairs needed 93
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 6
College 13
Trade 11
High school 23
Less than high school 48
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 29
Education, law and social, community and government services 25
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 18
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 38
Employment rate (%) 20
Unemployment rate (%) 45
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 46
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 9,632

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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