2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Treaty 7 Management Corporation

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Treaty 7 Management Corporation
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Treaty 7 Management Corporation

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Treaty 7 Management Corporation consisted of the Piikani 147, Blood 148, Blood 148A, Siksika 146, Eden Valley 216, Tsuu T'ina Nation 145 (Sacree 145), Big Horn 144A, and Stoney 142, 143, 144 census subdivisions.E

E Excludes 2006 census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian Settlements. Only those communities that participated in both census years (2006 and 2016) are included in the population change calculation.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 14,560
Population 2006 11,240
Population change (%) 24
Median age 25
Under age 15 (%) 31
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 44
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 22
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 12
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 10
Community males, 60 to 69 years 6
Community males, 70 to 79 years 3
Community males, 80 years and over 1
Community females, 0 to 9 years 21
Community females, 10 to 19 years 19
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 11
Community females, 50 to 59 years 11
Community females, 60 to 69 years 7
Community females, 70 to 79 years 3
Community females, 80 years and over 1
Alberta on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 24
Alberta on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 21
Alberta on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
Alberta on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
Alberta on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 11
Alberta on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 9
Alberta on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 5
Alberta on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
Alberta on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
Alberta on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 24
Alberta on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 20
Alberta on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 15
Alberta on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 12
Alberta on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 11
Alberta on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 9
Alberta on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 6
Alberta on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 2
Alberta on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 39
Couples without children 17
Lone parents 44
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 58
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 50
Alberta on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 50
Alberta on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 44

In the community, 4,145 spoke Blackfoot in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 69
Overcrowded 31
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 35
Rented 13
Band housing 52
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 22
Minor repairs needed 27
Major repairs needed 51
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 7
College 23
Trade 11
High school 18
Less than high school 41
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 27
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 20
Education, law and social, community and government services 19
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 47
Employment rate (%) 34
Unemployment rate (%) 27
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 46
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 15,581

Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population.

Catalogue Number: 41260001

Revised: October 2019

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