2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Saint John River Valley Tribal Council Inc.

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Saint John River Valley Tribal Council Inc.
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Saint John River Valley Tribal Council Inc.

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Saint John River Valley Tribal Council Inc. consisted of the Oromocto 26, Devon 30, Woodstock 23, and St. Basile 10 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,600
Population 2006 1,335
Population change (%) 20
Median age 29
Under age 15 (%) 29
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 15
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 48
Aged 65 plus (%) 8
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 20
Community males, 10 to 19 years 18
Community males, 20 to 29 years 16
Community males, 30 to 39 years 10
Community males, 40 to 49 years 12
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 8
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 1
Community females, 0 to 9 years 19
Community females, 10 to 19 years 17
Community females, 20 to 29 years 13
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 12
Community females, 50 to 59 years 12
Community females, 60 to 69 years 9
Community females, 70 to 79 years 5
Community females, 80 years and over 2
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 19
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 19
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 12
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 7
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 18
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 16
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 14
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 8
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 4
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 41
Couples without children 27
Lone parents 33
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 27
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 13
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 44
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31

In the community, 205 spoke Malecite in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 98
Overcrowded 2
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 19
Rented 1
Band housing 80
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 46
Minor repairs needed 33
Major repairs needed 21
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 8
College 28
Trade 6
High school 30
Less than high school 28
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 33
Education, law and social, community and government services 14
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 14
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 56
Employment rate (%) 45
Unemployment rate (%) 19
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 46
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 15,952

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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