2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Montreal Lake Cree Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Montreal Lake Cree Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Montreal Lake Cree Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Montreal Lake Cree Nation consisted of the Montreal Lake 106B and Montreal Lake 106 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,540
Population 2006 1,215
Population change (%) 27
Median age 22
Under age 15 (%) 37
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 43
Aged 65 plus (%) 4
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 26
Community males, 10 to 19 years 20
Community males, 20 to 29 years 18
Community males, 30 to 39 years 10
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 10
Community males, 60 to 69 years 4
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 26
Community females, 10 to 19 years 20
Community females, 20 to 29 years 18
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 12
Community females, 50 to 59 years 9
Community females, 60 to 69 years 3
Community females, 70 to 79 years 2
Community females, 80 years and over 1
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 36
Couples without children 11
Lone parents 53
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 46
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 20
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 315 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 72
Overcrowded 28
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 3
Rented 17
Band housing 81
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 15
Minor repairs needed 40
Major repairs needed 44
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 3
College 13
Trade 8
High school 23
Less than high school 52
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 29
Sales and service 21
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 19
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 38
Employment rate (%) 24
Unemployment rate (%) 35
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 56
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 11,488

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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