2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Nlaka'pamux Nation Tribal Council

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Nlaka'pamux Nation Tribal Council
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Nlaka'pamux Nation Tribal Council

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Nlaka'pamux Nation Tribal Council (Fraser Thompson Indian Services Society) consisted of the Inkahtsaph 6, Kopchitchin 2, Saddle Rock 9, Speyum 3, Spuzzum 1, Tuckkwiowhum 1, Kahmoose 4, Boston Bar 1A, Bucktum 4, Boothroyd 13, Nesikep 6, Halhalaeden, Kitzowit 20, Skuppah 2A, Inklyuhkinatko 2, Klahkamich 17, Kleetlekut 22, Klickkumcheen 18, Inkluckcheen 18, Lytton 4A, Lytton 4E, Lytton 9A, Lytton 9B, Oregon Jack Creek 5, Nickel Palm 4, Nickeyeah 25, Nohomeen 23, Nuuautin 2, Paska Island 3, Papyum 27, Seah 5, Skuppah 4, Skwayaynope 26, Spintlum Flat 3, Nkaih 10, Styren 9, Tsaukan 12, Upper Nepa 6, Yawaucht 11, and Boothroyd 8A (Part) census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 795
Population 2006 835
Population change (%) -5
Median age 40
Under age 15 (%) 20
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 14
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 55
Aged 65 plus (%) 11
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 13
Community males, 10 to 19 years 14
Community males, 20 to 29 years 12
Community males, 30 to 39 years 11
Community males, 40 to 49 years 16
Community males, 50 to 59 years 16
Community males, 60 to 69 years 13
Community males, 70 to 79 years 5
Community males, 80 years and over 2
Community females, 0 to 9 years 12
Community females, 10 to 19 years 14
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 10
Community females, 40 to 49 years 15
Community females, 50 to 59 years 19
Community females, 60 to 69 years 11
Community females, 70 to 79 years 5
Community females, 80 years and over 0
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 36
Couples without children 27
Lone parents 38
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 17
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 9
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 23
British Columbia on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 19

In the community, 70 spoke Thompson (Ntlakapamux) in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 96
Overcrowded 4
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 73
Rented 13
Band housing 14
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 28
Minor repairs needed 35
Major repairs needed 36
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 3
College 22
Trade 8
High school 34
Less than high school 35
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Sales and service 25
Natural resources, agriculture and related production 17
Education, law and social, community and government services 15
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 50
Employment rate (%) 36
Unemployment rate (%) 25
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 40
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 13,728

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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