2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Deline First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Deline First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Deline First Nation

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 495
Population 2006 495
Population change (%) 0
Median age 31
Under age 15 (%) 22
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 52
Aged 65 plus (%) 8
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 13
Community males, 10 to 19 years 13
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 15
Community males, 40 to 49 years 15
Community males, 50 to 59 years 12
Community males, 60 to 69 years 12
Community males, 70 to 79 years 4
Community males, 80 years and over 4
Community females, 0 to 9 years 17
Community females, 10 to 19 years 19
Community females, 20 to 29 years 19
Community females, 30 to 39 years 13
Community females, 40 to 49 years 8
Community females, 50 to 59 years 15
Community females, 60 to 69 years 6
Community females, 70 to 79 years 4
Community females, 80 years and over 4
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 0 to 9 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 10 to 19 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 20 to 29 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 30 to 39 years 13
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 40 to 49 years 12
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 50 to 59 years 12
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 60 to 69 years 7
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 70 to 79 years 3
Northwest Territories Aboriginal males, 80 years and over 1
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 0 to 9 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 10 to 19 years 17
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 20 to 29 years 16
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 30 to 39 years 12
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 40 to 49 years 13
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 50 to 59 years 13
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 60 to 69 years 7
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 70 to 79 years 3
Northwest Territories Aboriginal females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 41
Couples without children 17
Lone parents 41
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 88
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 76
Northwest Territories Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 36
Northwest Territories Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31

In the community, 365 spoke North Slavey (Hare) in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 81
Overcrowded 19
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 51
Rented 49
Band housing 0
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 34
Minor repairs needed 27
Major repairs needed 39
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 3
College 20
Trade 13
High school 12
Less than high school 50
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 25
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 25
Business, finance and administration 18
Education, law and social, community and government services 18
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 67
Employment rate (%) 45
Unemployment rate (%) 33
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 33
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 13,280

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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