2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Northwest Professional Services Corp.

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Northwest Professional Services Corp.
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Northwest Professional Services Corp.

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Northwest Professional Services Corp. consisted of the Poundmaker 114, Little Pine 116, Lucky Man, and Min-A-He-Quo-Sis 116C census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,235
Population 2006 1,060
Population change (%) 17
Median age 23
Under age 15 (%) 35
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 42
Aged 65 plus (%) 6
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 24
Community males, 10 to 19 years 20
Community males, 20 to 29 years 16
Community males, 30 to 39 years 9
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 10
Community males, 60 to 69 years 7
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 2
Community females, 0 to 9 years 26
Community females, 10 to 19 years 18
Community females, 20 to 29 years 15
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 10
Community females, 50 to 59 years 10
Community females, 60 to 69 years 6
Community females, 70 to 79 years 2
Community females, 80 years and over 2
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 31
Couples without children 11
Lone parents 58
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 56
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 45
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 560 spoke a Cree language in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 73
Overcrowded 27
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 3
Rented 0
Band housing 97
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 15
Minor repairs needed 27
Major repairs needed 58
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 8
College 17
Trade 20
High school 21
Less than high school 34
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 29
Sales and service 24
Education, law and social, community and government services 21
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 36
Employment rate (%) 25
Unemployment rate (%) 31
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 42
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 12,224

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

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