2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Montana First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Montana First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Montana First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Montana First Nation consisted of the Montana 139 and Pigeon Lake 138A census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,055
Population 2006 985
Population change (%) 7
Median age 21
Under age 15 (%) 38
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 19
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 39
Aged 65 plus (%) 4
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 26
Community males, 10 to 19 years 22
Community males, 20 to 29 years 15
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 7
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 27
Community females, 10 to 19 years 22
Community females, 20 to 29 years 12
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 11
Community females, 50 to 59 years 7
Community females, 60 to 69 years 6
Community females, 70 to 79 years 2
Community females, 80 years and over 0
Alberta on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 24
Alberta on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 21
Alberta on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
Alberta on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
Alberta on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 11
Alberta on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 9
Alberta on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 5
Alberta on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
Alberta on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
Alberta on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 24
Alberta on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 20
Alberta on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 15
Alberta on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 12
Alberta on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 11
Alberta on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 9
Alberta on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 6
Alberta on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 2
Alberta on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 39
Couples without children 10
Lone parents 51
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 35
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 36
Alberta on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 50
Alberta on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 44

In the community, 375 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 63
Overcrowded 37
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 4
Rented 0
Band housing 96
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 8
Minor repairs needed 20
Major repairs needed 72
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 2
College 22
Trade 10
High school 18
Less than high school 48
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 24
Sales and service 24
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 18
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 39
Employment rate (%) 26
Unemployment rate (%) 32
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 32
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 12,736

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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