2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Lower Stl'atl'imx Tribal Council

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Lower Stl'atl'imx Tribal Council
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Lower Stl'atl'imx Tribal Council

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Lower Stl'atl'imx Tribal Council consisted of the Douglas 8, Skookumchuk 4, Tipella 7, Paqulh, Q'alatkú7em, Sachteen, Nesuch 3, Mount Currie, and Nequatque census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,745
Population 2006 1,610
Population change (%) 8
Median age 32
Under age 15 (%) 23
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 15
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 54
Aged 65 plus (%) 8
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 15
Community males, 10 to 19 years 16
Community males, 20 to 29 years 15
Community males, 30 to 39 years 16
Community males, 40 to 49 years 13
Community males, 50 to 59 years 14
Community males, 60 to 69 years 8
Community males, 70 to 79 years 3
Community males, 80 years and over 1
Community females, 0 to 9 years 16
Community females, 10 to 19 years 14
Community females, 20 to 29 years 13
Community females, 30 to 39 years 15
Community females, 40 to 49 years 13
Community females, 50 to 59 years 12
Community females, 60 to 69 years 12
Community females, 70 to 79 years 4
Community females, 80 years and over 2
British Columbia on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 16
British Columbia on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 16
British Columbia on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 15
British Columbia on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
British Columbia on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 12
British Columbia on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 14
British Columbia on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 9
British Columbia on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 4
British Columbia on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
British Columbia on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 16
British Columbia on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 16
British Columbia on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 13
British Columbia on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 12
British Columbia on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 12
British Columbia on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 15
British Columbia on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 10
British Columbia on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 5
British Columbia on-reserve females, 80 years and over 2
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 43
Couples without children 25
Lone parents 32
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 20
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 28
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 455 spoke Lillooet in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 93
Overcrowded 7
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 62
Rented 16
Band housing 22
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 27
Minor repairs needed 43
Major repairs needed 30
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 5
College 12
Trade 10
High school 51
Less than high school 22
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 24
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 19
Education, law and social, community and government services 15
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 42
Employment rate (%) 34
Unemployment rate (%) 19
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 55
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 17,178

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: