2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Acho Dene Koe First Nation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Acho Dene Koe First Nation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Acho Dene Koe First Nation

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

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 445
Population 2006 520
Population change (%) -14
Median age 31
Under age 15 (%) 24
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 16
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 53
Aged 65 plus (%) 9
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 17
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 8
Community males, 40 to 49 years 17
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 4
Community males, 70 to 79 years 4
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 10
Community females, 10 to 19 years 24
Community females, 20 to 29 years 12
Community females, 30 to 39 years 17
Community females, 40 to 49 years 12
Community females, 50 to 59 years 12
Community females, 60 to 69 years 7
Community females, 70 to 79 years 5
Community females, 80 years and over 5
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 42
Couples without children 17
Lone parents 42
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 68
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 61
Northwest Territories Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 36
Northwest Territories Aboriginal: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31

In the community, 265 spoke South Slavey in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 86
Overcrowded 14
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 74
Rented 26
Band housing 0
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 33
Minor repairs needed 22
Major repairs needed 44
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 0
College 9
Trade 24
High school 9
Less than high school 56
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 29
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 26
Education, law and social, community and government services 17
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 49
Employment rate (%) 29
Unemployment rate (%) 36
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 28
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 17,728

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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