2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Nooaitch

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Nooaitch
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Nooaitch

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Nooaitch consisted of the Nooaitch 10 census subdivision.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 135
Population 2006 115
Population change (%) 17
Median age 36
Under age 15 (%) 30
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 7
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 56
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 20
Community males, 10 to 19 years 20
Community males, 20 to 29 years 13
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 13
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 13
Community males, 70 to 79 years 0
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 25
Community females, 10 to 19 years 0
Community females, 20 to 29 years 17
Community females, 30 to 39 years 0
Community females, 40 to 49 years 17
Community females, 50 to 59 years 17
Community females, 60 to 69 years 17
Community females, 70 to 79 years 17
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 35
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 40 spoke Thompson (Ntlakapamux) in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 88
Overcrowded 12
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 38
Rented 42
Band housing 19
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 7
Minor repairs needed 33
Major repairs needed 59
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 12
College 41
Trade 0
High school 12
Less than high school 29
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Business, finance and administration 27
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 27
Management 18
Natural and applied sciences and related 18
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 58
Employment rate (%) 42
Unemployment rate (%) 18
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 36

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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