2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Kehewin Cree Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Kehewin Cree Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Kehewin Cree Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Kehewin Cree Nation consisted of the Kehewin 123 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 965
Population 2006 990
Population change (%) -3
Median age 24
Under age 15 (%) 35
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 44
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 25
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 13
Community males, 30 to 39 years 15
Community males, 40 to 49 years 12
Community males, 50 to 59 years 9
Community males, 60 to 69 years 7
Community males, 70 to 79 years 3
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 20
Community females, 10 to 19 years 24
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 11
Community females, 50 to 59 years 9
Community females, 60 to 69 years 8
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 36
Couples without children 16
Lone parents 48
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 34
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 38
Alberta on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 50
Alberta on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 44

In the community, 365 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 74
Overcrowded 26
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 7
Rented 0
Band housing 93
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 17
Minor repairs needed 27
Major repairs needed 56
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 4
College 21
Trade 7
High school 16
Less than high school 52
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 29
Education, law and social, community and government services 26
Sales and service 15
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 52
Employment rate (%) 34
Unemployment rate (%) 34
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 47
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 18,368

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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