2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait – Pwi-Di-Goo-Zing Ne-Yaa-Zhing Advisory Services

Release date: January 14, 2020

2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait - Pwi-Di-Goo-Zing Ne-Yaa-Zhing Advisory Services
2016 Census Aboriginal Community Portrait — Pwi-Di-Goo-Zing Ne-Yaa-Zhing Advisory Services

2016 Census data for Aboriginal people (First Nations, Métis and Inuit) in private householdsNote 1,Note 2,Note 3 . In 2016, Pwi-Di-Goo-Zing Ne-Yaa-Zhing Advisory Services consisted of the Manitou Rapids 11, Long Sault 12, Neguaguon Lake 25D, Rainy Lake 18C, Agency 1, Couchiching 16A, Rainy Lake 26A, Seine River 23B, Seine River 23A, Rainy Lake 17A, and Rainy Lake 17B census subdivisions.

Highlights
Characteristic Value
Population 2016 1,940
Population 2006 1,795
Population change (%) 8
Median age 27
Under age 15 (%) 30
Aged 15 to 24 (%) 17
Aged 25 to 64 (%) 46
Aged 65 plus (%) 7
Age and sex distribution
Characteristic Value (%)
Community males, 0 to 9 years 20
Community males, 10 to 19 years 19
Community males, 20 to 29 years 16
Community males, 30 to 39 years 10
Community males, 40 to 49 years 15
Community males, 50 to 59 years 10
Community males, 60 to 69 years 6
Community males, 70 to 79 years 2
Community males, 80 years and over 2
Community females, 0 to 9 years 21
Community females, 10 to 19 years 18
Community females, 20 to 29 years 14
Community females, 30 to 39 years 12
Community females, 40 to 49 years 12
Community females, 50 to 59 years 10
Community females, 60 to 69 years 8
Community females, 70 to 79 years 4
Community females, 80 years and over 2
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 42
Couples without children 18
Lone parents 41
Knowledge of Aboriginal languages
Characteristic Value (%)
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 26
Community: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 27
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2006 43
Ontario on-reserve: Knowledge of Aboriginal languages, 2016 40

In the community, 525 spoke Ojibway in 2016.

Population by housing characteristics: CrowdingNote 5
Characteristic Value (%)
Not overcrowded 84
Overcrowded 16
Population by housing characteristics: Tenure
Characteristic Value (%)
Owned 33
Rented 24
Band housing 43
Population by housing characteristics: Dwelling condition
Characteristic Value (%)
Regular maintenance only 35
Minor repairs needed 38
Major repairs needed 27
Educational attainment (Aged 25 and over)
Characteristic Value (%)
University 6
College 29
Trade 10
High school 22
Less than high school 33
Top occupations (Aged 15 and over)
Occupation Value (%)
Education, law and social, community and government services 24
Sales and service 19
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related 19
Labour and earnings (Aged 15 and over)
Characteristic Value
Participation rate (%) 56
Employment rate (%) 45
Unemployment rate (%) 20
% of workers worked full year, full time in 2015 47
Median employment income in 2015 ($) 15,061

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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