2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Hagwilget Village

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Hagwilget Village
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Hagwilget Village

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 190
Population 2006 220
Population change (%) -14
Median age 41
Under age 15 (%) 24
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 11
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 50
Aged 65 plus (%) 16
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 16
Community males, 10 to 19 years 16
Community males, 20 to 29 years 16
Community males, 30 to 39 years 0
Community males, 40 to 49 years 11
Community males, 50 to 59 years 11
Community males, 60 to 69 years 11
Community males, 70 to 79 years 11
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 17
Community females, 10 to 19 years 11
Community females, 20 to 29 years 11
Community females, 30 to 39 years 11
Community females, 40 to 49 years 17
Community females, 50 to 59 years 22
Community females, 60 to 69 years 11
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
Community females, 80 years and over 0
British Columbia on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 16
British Columbia on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 16
British Columbia on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 15
British Columbia on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
British Columbia on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 12
British Columbia on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 14
British Columbia on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 9
British Columbia on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 4
British Columbia on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
British Columbia on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 16
British Columbia on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 16
British Columbia on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 13
British Columbia on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 12
British Columbia on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 12
British Columbia on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 15
British Columbia on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 10
British Columbia on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 5
British Columbia on-reserve females, 80 years and over 2
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 27
Couples without children 18
Lone parents 55
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 14
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 21
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 25 spoke Babine (Wetsuwet'en) in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 92
Overcrowded 8
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 78
Rented 11
Band housing 11
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 10
Minor repairs needed 36
Major repairs needed 54
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 8
College 28
Trade 20
High school 16
Less than high school 32
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Business, finance and administration 17
Sales and service 17
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 17
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 55
Employment rate (%) 41
Unemployment rate (%) 31
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 53

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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