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Watson Lake

Aboriginal Population Census 2016

Datanote: In some cases, the census subdivision boundary does not match the municipal boundary. To provide a more representative estimate of demography in this geographic area, the census subdivisions of Two and One-Half Mile Village (6001034), Two Mile Village (6001033), Upper Liard (6001032), and Watson Lake (6001003) were combined. Global non-response rate for this area: 39.0%

TopicValue
Total - Aboriginal identity for the population in private households - 25% data1,105
Aboriginal identity590
First Nations (North American Indian) single response545
Metis single response30
Inuk (Inuit) single response0
Multiple Aboriginal responses0
Aboriginal responses not included elsewhere0
Non-Aboriginal identity510
Total - population by Registered or Treaty Indian status for the population in private households - 25% data1,100
Registered or Treaty Indian530
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian570
Total - Aboriginal ancestry for the population in private households - 25% sample data1,100
Aboriginal ancestry (only)455
Single Aboriginal ancestry (only)445
First Nations (North American Indian) single ancestry425
Metis single ancestry20
Inuit single ancestry0
Multiple Aboriginal ancestries (only)0
First Nations (North American Indian) and Métis ancestries10
First Nations (North American Indian) and Inuit ancestries10
Metis and Inuit ancestries0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and Inuit ancestries0
Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestries145
Non-Aboriginal ancestry (only)505