2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Battlefords Agency Tribal Chiefs Inc.

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Battlefords Agency Tribal Chiefs Inc.
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Battlefords Agency Tribal Chiefs Inc.

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Battlefords Agency Tribal Chiefs Inc. consisted of the Red Pheasant 108, Mosquito 109, Grizzly Bear's Head 110 and Lean Man 111, Sweet Grass 113, Sweet Grass 113-M16, Ahtahkakoop 104, Saulteaux 159A, Sweet Grass 113-L6, Moosomin 112B, and Saulteaux 159 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 4,385
Population 2006 3,650
Population change (%) 20
Median age 22
Under age 15 (%) 36
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 19
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 41
Aged 65 plus (%) 5
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 24
Community males, 10 to 19 years 22
Community males, 20 to 29 years 14
Community males, 30 to 39 years 11
Community males, 40 to 49 years 10
Community males, 50 to 59 years 11
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 26
Community females, 10 to 19 years 21
Community females, 20 to 29 years 15
Community females, 30 to 39 years 11
Community females, 40 to 49 years 11
Community females, 50 to 59 years 9
Community females, 60 to 69 years 5
Community females, 70 to 79 years 2
Community females, 80 years and over 1
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 34
Couples without children 14
Lone parents 52
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 37
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 38
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 51
Saskatchewan on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 42

In the community, 1,665 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 6
Rented 6
Band housing 88
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 14
Minor repairs needed 25
Major repairs needed 60
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 6
College 15
Trade 12
High school 24
Less than high school 43
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 31
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 26
Education, law and social, community and government services 19
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 42
Employment rate (%) 27
Unemployment rate (%) 38
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 39
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 14,368

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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