First Nations, Métis and Inuit Women

Articles and reports: 89-503-X201500114313

Description:

The chapter entitled "Women in Canada: First Nations, Métis and Inuit Women" explores the diverse circumstances and experiences of Aboriginal women in Canada. Overall, the chapter highlights demographic characteristics, families, housing, knowledge of Aboriginal languages, employment, income, education, and health. Where appropriate, comparisons have been made between the Aboriginal female population and the non-Aboriginal female population as well as the Aboriginal female population and Aboriginal male population. Wherever possible, information is provided for First Nations, Métis and Inuit women separately.

Issue Number: 2015001
Author(s): Arriagada, Paula
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HTMLFebruary 23, 2016
PDFFebruary 23, 2016