2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Mikisew Cree First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Mikisew Cree First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Mikisew Cree First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Mikisew Cree First Nation consisted of the Old Fort 217, Allison Bay 219, and Dog Head 218 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 225
Population 2006 150
Population change (%) 50
Median age 28
Under age 15 (%) 29
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 42
Aged 65 plus (%) 11
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 23
Community males, 10 to 19 years 18
Community males, 20 to 29 years 9
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 0
Community males, 50 to 59 years 14
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 17
Community females, 10 to 19 years 13
Community females, 20 to 29 years 22
Community females, 30 to 39 years 0
Community females, 40 to 49 years 17
Community females, 50 to 59 years 17
Community females, 60 to 69 years 9
Community females, 70 to 79 years 9
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 38
Couples without children 31
Lone parents 31
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 83
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42
Alberta on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 50
Alberta on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 44

In the community, 95 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 93
Overcrowded 7
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 26
Rented 16
Band housing 58
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 34
Minor repairs needed 36
Major repairs needed 30
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 8
College 21
Trade 13
High school 13
Less than high school 46
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 32
Sales and service 21
Education, law and social, community and government services 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 55
Employment rate (%) 42
Unemployment rate (%) 24
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 47

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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