2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Flying Dust First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Flying Dust First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Flying Dust First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Flying Dust First Nation consisted of the Flying Dust First Nation 105 (Meadow Lake 105) and Meadow Lake 105A census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 570
Population 2006 615
Population change (%) -7
Median age 25
Under age 15 (%) 29
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 22
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 44
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 18
Community males, 10 to 19 years 27
Community males, 20 to 29 years 13
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 13
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 4
Community males, 70 to 79 years 4
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 16
Community females, 10 to 19 years 25
Community females, 20 to 29 years 12
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 12
Community females, 50 to 59 years 11
Community females, 60 to 69 years 5
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
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 38
Couples without children 19
Lone parents 44
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 29
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 26
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 135 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 79
Overcrowded 21
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 14
Rented 5
Band housing 81
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 28
Minor repairs needed 36
Major repairs needed 35
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 9
College 27
Trade 13
High school 23
Less than high school 32
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 31
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 24
Education, law and social, community and government services 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 60
Employment rate (%) 44
Unemployment rate (%) 29
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 44
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 20,384

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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