2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Teslin Tlingit Council

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Teslin Tlingit Council
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Teslin Tlingit Council

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Teslin Tlingit Council consisted of the Teslin Post 13, Johnsons Crossing, and Teslin census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 120
Population 2006 145
Population change (%) -17
Median age 46
Under age 15 (%) 17
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 8
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 58
Aged 65 plus (%) 13
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 14
Community males, 10 to 19 years 0
Community males, 20 to 29 years 14
Community males, 30 to 39 years 14
Community males, 40 to 49 years 21
Community males, 50 to 59 years 14
Community males, 60 to 69 years 14
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 0
Community females, 10 to 19 years 0
Community females, 20 to 29 years 0
Community females, 30 to 39 years 0
Community females, 40 to 49 years 20
Community females, 50 to 59 years 0
Community females, 60 to 69 years 20
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
Community females, 80 years and over 0
Yukon Aboriginal males, 0 to 9 years 17
Yukon Aboriginal males, 10 to 19 years 17
Yukon Aboriginal males, 20 to 29 years 16
Yukon Aboriginal males, 30 to 39 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal males, 40 to 49 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal males, 50 to 59 years 14
Yukon Aboriginal males, 60 to 69 years 7
Yukon Aboriginal males, 70 to 79 years 3
Yukon Aboriginal males, 80 years and over 1
Yukon Aboriginal females, 0 to 9 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal females, 10 to 19 years 15
Yukon Aboriginal females, 20 to 29 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal females, 30 to 39 years 14
Yukon Aboriginal females, 40 to 49 years 13
Yukon Aboriginal females, 50 to 59 years 16
Yukon Aboriginal females, 60 to 69 years 9
Yukon Aboriginal females, 70 to 79 years 3
Yukon Aboriginal females, 80 years and over 2
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 29
Couples without children 29
Lone parents 43
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 45
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 38
Yukon Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 16
Yukon Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 14

In the community, 45 spoke Tlingit in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 92
Overcrowded 8
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 67
Rented 25
Band housing 8
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 42
Minor repairs needed 42
Major repairs needed 17
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 18
Trade 12
High school 24
Less than high school 47
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Business, finance and administration 20
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 20
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 68
Employment rate (%) 47
Unemployment rate (%) 39
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 50

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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