Data tables, 2016 Census

Aboriginal Identity (9), Secondary (High) School Diploma or Equivalent (14), School Attendance (3), Registered or Treaty Indian Status (3), Age (13A) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over 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 , secondary school diploma or equivalent , school attendance , registered or treaty indian status , age and sex for the population aged 15 years and over in private households in Nunavut
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Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate (14) Aboriginal identity (9)
Total - Aboriginal identityFootnote 3 Aboriginal identityFootnote 4 Single Aboriginal responsesFootnote 5 First Nations (North American Indian)Footnote 6 Métis Inuk (Inuit) Multiple Aboriginal responsesFootnote 7 Aboriginal responses not included elsewhere Footnote 8 Non-Aboriginal identity
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificateFootnote 9 23,935 19,555 19,525 160 135 19,230 25 10 4,375
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 14,220 13,880 13,870 30 25 13,815 15 0 340
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 12,135 11,860 11,845 20 25 11,800 10 0 280
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate or diplomaFootnote 10 2,080 2,020 2,020 10 0 2,010 0 0 60
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaFootnote 11 1,070 1,020 1,020 0 0 1,015 0 0 45
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,015 1,000 1,000 10 0 995 0 0 15
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 9,715 5,675 5,660 130 110 5,415 10 10 4,035
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,615 2,930 2,925 35 25 2,860 0 0 685
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeFootnote 12 6,100 2,745 2,735 90 90 2,555 10 0 3,350
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaFootnote 13 770 510 505 15 10 485 0 0 265
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 2,565 1,680 1,675 30 35 1,615 0 0 890
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with university certificate or diploma below bachelor level 215 110 110 0 0 105 0 0 105
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with bachelor's degree 1,680 340 340 25 35 270 10 0 1,340
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with university certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelFootnote 14 865 105 105 15 10 85 0 0 760

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'School attendance,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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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 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 3

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 4

'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 5

'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 6

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 7

'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 8

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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Footnote 9

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 10

Here, 'postsecondary certificate or diploma' includes the categories 'apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' and 'college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma.'

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Footnote 11

'Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' includes Certificates of Apprenticeship, Certificates of Qualification and Journeyperson's designations, as well as other trades certificates or diplomas such as pre-employment or vocational certificates and diplomas from brief trade programs completed at community colleges, institutes of technology, vocational centres and similar institutions.

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Footnote 12

'Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree' includes 'apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma,' 'college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma' and university certificates, diplomas and degrees.

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Footnote 13

'Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' includes Certificates of Apprenticeship, Certificates of Qualification and Journeyperson's designations, as well as other trades certificates or diplomas such as pre-employment or vocational certificates and diplomas from brief trade programs completed at community colleges, institutes of technology, vocational centres and similar institutions.

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Footnote 14

'University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor level' includes the categories 'University certificate or diploma above bachelor level,' 'Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry,' 'Master's degree' and 'Earned doctorate.'

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016177.

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