2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Nokiiwin Tribal Council

Release date: January 14, 2020

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

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Nokiiwin Tribal Council consisted of the Fort William 52, Pic Mobert North, Pic Mobert South, Gull River 55, Rocky Bay 1, and Lake Nipigon census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,530
Population 2006 1,360
Population change (%) 13
Median age 29
Under age 15 (%) 27
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 49
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 17
Community males, 10 to 19 years 20
Community males, 20 to 29 years 14
Community males, 30 to 39 years 10
Community males, 40 to 49 years 13
Community males, 50 to 59 years 14
Community males, 60 to 69 years 10
Community males, 70 to 79 years 4
Community males, 80 years and over 0
Community females, 0 to 9 years 18
Community females, 10 to 19 years 20
Community females, 20 to 29 years 13
Community females, 30 to 39 years 15
Community females, 40 to 49 years 14
Community females, 50 to 59 years 12
Community females, 60 to 69 years 7
Community females, 70 to 79 years 3
Community females, 80 years and over 0
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 35
Couples without children 23
Lone parents 42
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 18
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 17
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 255 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 89
Overcrowded 11
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 61
Rented 4
Band housing 35
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 35
Minor repairs needed 32
Major repairs needed 33
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 4
College 25
Trade 10
High school 20
Less than high school 41
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 27
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 21
Education, law and social, community and government services 16
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 51
Employment rate (%) 37
Unemployment rate (%) 27
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 41
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 15,248

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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