2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Kitasoo

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Kitasoo
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Kitasoo

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 285
Population 2006 275
Population change (%) 4
Median age 31
Under age 15 (%) 23
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 12
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 56
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 17
Community males, 10 to 19 years 10
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 14
Community males, 40 to 49 years 14
Community males, 50 to 59 years 14
Community males, 60 to 69 years 7
Community males, 70 to 79 years 7
Community males, 80 years and over 7
Community females, 0 to 9 years 15
Community females, 10 to 19 years 11
Community females, 20 to 29 years 19
Community females, 30 to 39 years 19
Community females, 40 to 49 years 7
Community females, 50 to 59 years 19
Community females, 60 to 69 years 7
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 56
Couples without children 25
Lone parents 19
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 11
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 5
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 10 spoke Mi'kmaq and 10 spoke Heiltsuk in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 88
Overcrowded 12
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 54
Rented 21
Band housing 25
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 13
Minor repairs needed 18
Major repairs needed 70
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 5
Trade 5
High school 22
Less than high school 65
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Manufacturing and utilities 25
Sales and service 22
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 67
Employment rate (%) 61
Unemployment rate (%) 14
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 52
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 15,936

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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