2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Halfway River First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Halfway River First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Halfway River First Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Halfway River First Nation consisted of the Halfway River 168 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 170
Population 2006 100
Population change (%) 70
Median age 31
Under age 15 (%) 26
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 12
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 56
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 22
Community males, 10 to 19 years 17
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 11
Community males, 40 to 49 years 17
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 19
Community females, 10 to 19 years 19
Community females, 20 to 29 years 13
Community females, 30 to 39 years 19
Community females, 40 to 49 years 19
Community females, 50 to 59 years 13
Community females, 60 to 69 years 13
Community females, 70 to 79 years 13
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 50
Couples without children 0
Lone parents 50
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 55
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 53
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 85 spoke Beaver in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 88
Overcrowded 12
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 24
Rented 6
Band housing 71
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 14
Minor repairs needed 51
Major repairs needed 34
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 14
Trade 0
High school 19
Less than high school 62
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 27
Education, law and social, community and government services 20
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 52
Employment rate (%) 36
Unemployment rate (%) 31
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 43

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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