2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Sturgeon Lake First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Sturgeon Lake First Nation consisted of the Sturgeon Lake 101 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,170
Population 2006 1,115
Population change (%) 5
Median age 22
Under age 15 (%) 36
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 41
Aged 65 plus (%) 4
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 27
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 15
Community males, 30 to 39 years 11
Community males, 40 to 49 years 11
Community males, 50 to 59 years 10
Community males, 60 to 69 years 6
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 22
Community females, 10 to 19 years 21
Community females, 20 to 29 years 20
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 4
Community females, 70 to 79 years 2
Community females, 80 years and over 2
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 39
Couples without children 12
Lone parents 49
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 37
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 18
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 205 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 61
Overcrowded 39
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 5
Rented 8
Band housing 87
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 10
Minor repairs needed 41
Major repairs needed 49
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 11
Trade 2
High school 24
Less than high school 61
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 32
Sales and service 19
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 19
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 21
Employment rate (%) 18
Unemployment rate (%) 16
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 40
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 12,768

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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