2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – George Gordon First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - George Gordon First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — George Gordon First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, George Gordon First Nation consisted of the Treaty Four Reserve Grounds 77 and Gordon 86 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 840
Population 2006 865
Population change (%) -3
Median age 22
Under age 15 (%) 38
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 15
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 41
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 25
Community males, 10 to 19 years 22
Community males, 20 to 29 years 11
Community males, 30 to 39 years 12
Community males, 40 to 49 years 9
Community males, 50 to 59 years 10
Community males, 60 to 69 years 5
Community males, 70 to 79 years 3
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 29
Community females, 10 to 19 years 18
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 8
Community females, 50 to 59 years 8
Community females, 60 to 69 years 6
Community females, 70 to 79 years 3
Community females, 80 years and over 3
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 41
Couples without children 15
Lone parents 44
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 9
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 5
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 30 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 2
Rented 0
Band housing 98
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 22
Minor repairs needed 39
Major repairs needed 40
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 4
College 18
Trade 13
High school 27
Less than high school 39
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 25
Education, law and social, community and government services 21
Sales and service 15
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 45
Employment rate (%) 33
Unemployment rate (%) 28
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 41
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 24,256

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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