2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Shibogama First Nations Council

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Shibogama First Nations Council
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Shibogama First Nations Council

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Shibogama First Nations Council consisted of the Wunnumin 1, Wapekeka 2, Kasabonika Lake, Kingfisher Lake 1, and Wawakapewin (Long Dog Lake) census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 2,395
Population 2006 1,950
Population change (%) 23
Median age 23
Under age 15 (%) 35
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 18
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 42
Aged 65 plus (%) 5
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 25
Community males, 10 to 19 years 20
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 14
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 6
Community males, 60 to 69 years 5
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 1
Community females, 0 to 9 years 25
Community females, 10 to 19 years 18
Community females, 20 to 29 years 17
Community females, 30 to 39 years 13
Community females, 40 to 49 years 11
Community females, 50 to 59 years 8
Community females, 60 to 69 years 4
Community females, 70 to 79 years 3
Community females, 80 years and over 1
Ontario on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 20
Ontario on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 19
Ontario on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 15
Ontario on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 11
Ontario on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 12
Ontario on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 12
Ontario on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 7
Ontario on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 3
Ontario on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
Ontario on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 20
Ontario on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 17
Ontario on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 14
Ontario on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 12
Ontario on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 12
Ontario on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 12
Ontario on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 8
Ontario on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 4
Ontario on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 52
Couples without children 14
Lone parents 34
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 94
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 84
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 1,935 spoke Oji-Cree in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 66
Overcrowded 34
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 3
Rented 2
Band housing 95
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 22
Minor repairs needed 32
Major repairs needed 47
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 2
College 9
Trade 3
High school 12
Less than high school 75
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 30
Education, law and social, community and government services 22
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 22
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 50
Employment rate (%) 41
Unemployment rate (%) 18
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 54
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 13,888

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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