Data tables, 2016 Census

Aboriginal Identity (9), Dwelling Condition (4), Registered or Treaty Indian Status (3), Age (12) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details aboriginal identity , dwelling condition , registered or treaty indian status , age and sex for the population in private households in Canada
Data quality
Aboriginal identity (9) Dwelling condition (4)
Total - Dwelling condition Regular maintenance needed Minor repairs needed Major repairs needed
Total - Aboriginal identityFootnote 2 34,460,065 22,933,440 9,227,860 2,298,760
Aboriginal identityFootnote 3 1,673,785 800,390 548,495 324,900
Single Aboriginal responsesFootnote 4 1,629,805 776,415 534,065 319,325
First Nations (North American Indian)Footnote 5 977,235 430,195 310,895 236,145
Métis 587,545 318,895 202,515 66,140
Inuk (Inuit) 65,025 27,325 20,655 17,045
Multiple Aboriginal responsesFootnote 6 21,310 10,175 7,830 3,300
Aboriginal responses not included elsewhereFootnote 7 22,670 13,800 6,600 2,270
Non-Aboriginal identity 32,786,280 22,133,050 8,679,370 1,973,860

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the Census of Population.


For more information on Aboriginal variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016 and the Aboriginal Peoples Technical Report, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 2

Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the 2016 Census of Population. For more information on Aboriginal variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016 and the Aboriginal Peoples Technical Report, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 3

'Aboriginal identity' includes persons who are First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit) and/or those who are Registered or Treaty Indians (that is, registered under the Indian Act of Canada) and/or those who have membership in a First Nation or Indian band. Aboriginal peoples of Canada are defined in the Constitution Act, 1982, section 35 (2) as including the Indian, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada.

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Footnote 4

'Single Aboriginal responses' includes persons who are in only one Aboriginal group, that is First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit).

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Footnote 5

Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the 2016 Census of Population. For additional information, refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 6

'Multiple Aboriginal responses' includes persons who are any two or all three of the following: First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit).

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Footnote 7

'Aboriginal responses not included elsewhere' includes persons who are not First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit), but who have Registered or Treaty Indian status and/or Membership in a First Nation or Indian band.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016166.

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