2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Ulkatcho

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Ulkatcho
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Ulkatcho

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Ulkatcho consisted of the Louis Squinas Ranch 14, Squinas 2, Thomas Squinas Ranch 2A, Towdystan Lake 3, Ulkatcho 13, Cahoose 10, Blackwater Meadow 11, Cahoose 12, Betty Creek 18, Salmon River Meadow 7, Fishtrap 19, and Ulkatcho 14A census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 310
Population 2006 435
Population change (%) -29
Median age 41
Under age 15 (%) 19
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 10
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 58
Aged 65 plus (%) 13
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 16
Community males, 10 to 19 years 13
Community males, 20 to 29 years 6
Community males, 30 to 39 years 13
Community males, 40 to 49 years 22
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 9
Community males, 70 to 79 years 6
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 10
Community females, 10 to 19 years 10
Community females, 20 to 29 years 13
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 17
Community females, 50 to 59 years 17
Community females, 60 to 69 years 13
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 28
Couples without children 28
Lone parents 44
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 37
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 48
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 125 spoke Carrier in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 89
Overcrowded 11
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 50
Rented 16
Band housing 34
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 23
Minor repairs needed 26
Major repairs needed 52
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 7
Trade 7
High school 23
Less than high school 64
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 31
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 15
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 15
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 60
Employment rate (%) 30
Unemployment rate (%) 50
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 35
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 9,984

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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