2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Lhtako Dene Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Lhtako Dene Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Lhtako Dene Nation

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 100
Population 2006 125
Population change (%) -20
Median age 33
Under age 15 (%) 20
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 15
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 55
Aged 65 plus (%) 10
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 22
Community males, 10 to 19 years 0
Community males, 20 to 29 years 22
Community males, 30 to 39 years 22
Community males, 40 to 49 years 22
Community males, 50 to 59 years 22
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 0
Community females, 10 to 19 years 20
Community females, 20 to 29 years 0
Community females, 30 to 39 years 20
Community females, 40 to 49 years 20
Community females, 50 to 59 years 20
Community females, 60 to 69 years 20
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
Community females, 80 years and over 20
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 0
Couples without children 50
Lone parents 50
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 28
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 35 spoke Carrier in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 90
Overcrowded 10
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 10
Rented 0
Band housing 90
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 0
Minor repairs needed 32
Major repairs needed 68
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 17
Trade 0
High school 17
Less than high school 58
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 22
Management 22
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 22
Sales and service 22
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 56
Employment rate (%) 38
Unemployment rate (%) 33
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 25

Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population.

Catalogue Number: 41260001

Revised: October 2019

Partnership project between Statistics Canada and Indigenous Services Canada.

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, as represented by the Minister of Industry, 2019

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