2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Tsleil-Waututh Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Tsleil-Waututh Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Tsleil-Waututh Nation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Tsleil-Waututh Nation consisted of the Burrard Inlet 3 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 365
Population 2006 110
Population change (%) 232
Median age 41
Under age 15 (%) 12
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 23
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 53
Aged 65 plus (%) 11
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 13
Community males, 10 to 19 years 10
Community males, 20 to 29 years 19
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 0
Community males, 50 to 59 years 26
Community males, 60 to 69 years 19
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 9
Community females, 10 to 19 years 9
Community females, 20 to 29 years 19
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 21
Community females, 50 to 59 years 21
Community females, 60 to 69 years 5
Community females, 70 to 79 years 7
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 31
Couples without children 41
Lone parents 28
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 0
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 7
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 Ojibway and 10 spoke Dakota in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 86
Overcrowded 14
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 64
Rented 36
Band housing 0
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 72
Minor repairs needed 18
Major repairs needed 11
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 19
College 21
Trade 21
High school 19
Less than high school 21
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 23
Education, law and social, community and government services 19
Business, finance and administration 16
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 61
Employment rate (%) 53
Unemployment rate (%) 10
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 48
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 18,613

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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