2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Touchwood Agency Tribal Council Inc.

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Touchwood Agency Tribal Council Inc.
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Touchwood Agency Tribal Council Inc.

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Touchwood Agency Tribal Council Inc. consisted of the Treaty Four Reserve Grounds 77, Muskowekwan 85, Gordon 86, Day Star 87, Poorman 88, Muskowekwan 85-17, Muskowekwan 85-26, Muskowekwan 85-33, Muskowekwan 85-28, Muskowekwan 85-29, Muskowekwan 85-23, Muskowekwan 85-12, Muskowekwan 85-24, Muskowekwan 85-22, Muskowekwan 85-27, Muskowekwan 85-10, Muskowekwan 85-1, Muskowekwan 85-8, Muskowekwan 85-15, Muskowekwan 85-2A, and Muskowekwan 85-31 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 2,160
Population 2006 2,215
Population change (%) -2
Median age 22
Under age 15 (%) 38
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 16
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 41
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 27
Community males, 10 to 19 years 21
Community males, 20 to 29 years 12
Community males, 30 to 39 years 11
Community males, 40 to 49 years 9
Community males, 50 to 59 years 11
Community males, 60 to 69 years 5
Community males, 70 to 79 years 3
Community males, 80 years and over 1
Community females, 0 to 9 years 25
Community females, 10 to 19 years 22
Community females, 20 to 29 years 13
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 10
Community females, 50 to 59 years 9
Community females, 60 to 69 years 5
Community females, 70 to 79 years 2
Community females, 80 years and over 1
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 24
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 22
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 11
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 10
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 9
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 5
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
Saskatchewan on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 24
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 21
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 16
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 12
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 10
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 9
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 5
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 2
Saskatchewan on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 38
Couples without children 14
Lone parents 48
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 20
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 11
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 200 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 75
Overcrowded 25
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 2
Rented 0
Band housing 98
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 20
Minor repairs needed 33
Major repairs needed 46
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 4
College 21
Trade 14
High school 23
Less than high school 40
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 25
Education, law and social, community and government services 22
Sales and service 17
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 42
Employment rate (%) 30
Unemployment rate (%) 30
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 45
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 21,632

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

Date modified: