2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Ditidaht

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Ditidaht
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Ditidaht

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Ditidaht consisted of the Malachan 11 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 150
Population 2006 185
Population change (%) -19
Median age 25
Under age 15 (%) 30
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 43
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 19
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 25
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 0
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 0
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 21
Community females, 10 to 19 years 21
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 14
Community females, 40 to 49 years 14
Community females, 50 to 59 years 0
Community females, 60 to 69 years 14
Community females, 70 to 79 years 14
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 38
Couples without children 25
Lone parents 38
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 19
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 10
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 15 spoke a Wakashan language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 93
Overcrowded 7
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 28
Rented 59
Band housing 14
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 34
Minor repairs needed 31
Major repairs needed 34
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 20
Trade 13
High school 40
Less than high school 27
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 21
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 60
Employment rate (%) 55
Unemployment rate (%) 17
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 46

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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