2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Tl'esqox

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Tl'esqox
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Tl'esqox

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Tl'esqox (Toosey) consisted of the Baptiste Meadow 2 and Toosey 1 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 110
Population 2006 120
Population change (%) -8
Median age 38
Under age 15 (%) 18
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 55
Aged 65 plus (%) 9
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 0
Community males, 10 to 19 years 17
Community males, 20 to 29 years 25
Community males, 30 to 39 years 17
Community males, 40 to 49 years 17
Community males, 50 to 59 years 25
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 18
Community females, 20 to 29 years 0
Community females, 30 to 39 years 0
Community females, 40 to 49 years 18
Community females, 50 to 59 years 18
Community females, 60 to 69 years 0
Community females, 70 to 79 years 0
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 40
Couples without children 0
Lone parents 60
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 29
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 32
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 Chilcotin in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 86
Overcrowded 14
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 27
Rented 0
Band housing 73
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 10
Minor repairs needed 52
Major repairs needed 38
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 13
Trade 13
High school 0
Less than high school 67
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 33
Sales and service 25
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 17
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 53
Employment rate (%) 37
Unemployment rate (%) 30
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 18

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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