2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Star Blanket Cree Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Star Blanket Cree Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Star Blanket Cree Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Star Blanket Cree Nation consisted of the Star Blanket 83, Wa-Pii Moos-Toosis (White Calf) 83A, Star Blanket 83C, and Treaty Four Reserve Grounds 77 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 260
Population 2006 285
Population change (%) -9
Median age 26
Under age 15 (%) 29
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 40
Aged 65 plus (%) 12
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 17
Community males, 10 to 19 years 22
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 0
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 9
Community males, 70 to 79 years 9
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 21
Community females, 10 to 19 years 17
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 7
Community females, 50 to 59 years 10
Community females, 60 to 69 years 7
Community females, 70 to 79 years 7
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 43
Couples without children 21
Lone parents 36
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 37
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 4
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 15 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 82
Overcrowded 18
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 4
Rented 8
Band housing 88
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 8
Minor repairs needed 15
Major repairs needed 77
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 7
College 26
Trade 15
High school 30
Less than high school 30
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 29
Sales and service 21
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 41
Employment rate (%) 35
Unemployment rate (%) 13
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 69
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 21,888

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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