2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – North Shore Micmac District Council Inc.

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - North Shore Micmac District Council Inc.
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — North Shore Micmac District Council Inc.

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, North Shore Micmac District Council Inc. consisted of the Fort Folly 1, Buctouche 16, Indian Island 28, Red Bank 4, Big Hole Tract 8 (South Half), Eel Ground 2, Eel River 3, Indian Ranch, and Pabineau 11 census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,480
Population 2006 1,475
Population change (%) 0
Median age 31
Under age 15 (%) 25
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 50
Aged 65 plus (%) 9
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 17
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 17
Community males, 30 to 39 years 11
Community males, 40 to 49 years 12
Community males, 50 to 59 years 13
Community males, 60 to 69 years 9
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 17
Community females, 20 to 29 years 12
Community females, 30 to 39 years 16
Community females, 40 to 49 years 14
Community females, 50 to 59 years 13
Community females, 60 to 69 years 8
Community females, 70 to 79 years 5
Community females, 80 years and over 1
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 0 to 9 years 19
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 10 to 19 years 19
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 20 to 29 years 16
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 30 to 39 years 12
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 40 to 49 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 50 to 59 years 12
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 60 to 69 years 7
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 70 to 79 years 2
New Brunswick on-reserve males, 80 years and over 1
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 0 to 9 years 18
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 10 to 19 years 16
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 20 to 29 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 30 to 39 years 14
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 40 to 49 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 50 to 59 years 13
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 60 to 69 years 8
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 70 to 79 years 4
New Brunswick on-reserve females, 80 years and over 1
Family structureNote 4
Characteristic Value (%)
Couples with children 37
Couples without children 27
Lone parents 36
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 28
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 15
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 44
New Brunswick on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 31

In the community, 220 spoke Mi'kmaq in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 98
Overcrowded 2
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 28
Rented 9
Band housing 63
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 37
Minor repairs needed 35
Major repairs needed 28
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 10
College 25
Trade 14
High school 32
Less than high school 18
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 22
Education, law and social, community and government services 18
Sales and service 15
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 56
Employment rate (%) 42
Unemployment rate (%) 26
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 40
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 13,712

Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population.

Catalogue Number: 41260001

Revised: October 2019

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