2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Ogemawahj Tribal Council

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Ogemawahj Tribal Council
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Ogemawahj Tribal Council

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Ogemawahj Tribal Council consisted of the Alderville First Nation, Mississaugas of Scugog Island, Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation, Mnjikaning First Nation 32, Christian Island 30, Christian Island 30A, and Moose Point 79 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 2,190
Population 2006 2,245
Population change (%) -2
Median age 35
Under age 15 (%) 23
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 14
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 53
Aged 65 plus (%) 9
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 16
Community males, 10 to 19 years 17
Community males, 20 to 29 years 14
Community males, 30 to 39 years 12
Community males, 40 to 49 years 13
Community males, 50 to 59 years 15
Community males, 60 to 69 years 11
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 1
Community females, 0 to 9 years 14
Community females, 10 to 19 years 16
Community females, 20 to 29 years 12
Community females, 30 to 39 years 11
Community females, 40 to 49 years 14
Community females, 50 to 59 years 16
Community females, 60 to 69 years 12
Community females, 70 to 79 years 4
Community females, 80 years and over 2
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 41
Couples without children 29
Lone parents 30
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 19
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 26
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 560 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 97
Overcrowded 3
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 69
Rented 11
Band housing 21
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 38
Minor repairs needed 36
Major repairs needed 26
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 6
College 40
Trade 14
High school 19
Less than high school 22
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 25
Education, law and social, community and government services 18
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 18
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 60
Employment rate (%) 51
Unemployment rate (%) 15
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 52
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 23,942

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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