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  • Journals and periodicals: 75-006-X
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This publication brings together and analyzes a wide range of data sources in order to provide information on various aspects of Canadian society, including labour, income, education, social, and demographic issues, that affect the lives of Canadians.

    Release date: 2021-10-28

  • Articles and reports: 75-006-X202100100009
    Description:

    This study examines the educational attainment and labour market outcomes of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit women primarily aged 25 to 64 using data from the 2006 and 2016 Census of Population, the 2017 Aboriginal Peoples Survey and the 2018 National Graduates Survey. Comparisons are made to the non-Indigenous population, across Indigenous-identity groups, and between the sexes.

    Release date: 2021-10-20

  • Articles and reports: 82-003-X202101000001
    Description:

    Despite extensive research on health disparities, a limited number of studies have examined First Nations people’s mortality on a national scale, particularly those examining specific causes of death. This analysis attempts to fill the information gap using linked mortality data from the 2006 Canadian Census Health and Environment Cohort to calculate the number and rates of deaths for a 10-year follow-up period for on- and off-reserve First Nations people and the non-Indigenous population, by sex, age and region.

    Release date: 2021-10-20

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X202129332889
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2021-10-20

  • Table: 37-10-0078-01
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    The number of students in regular Indigenous language programs and Indigenous language immersion programs in public elementary and secondary schools.

    Release date: 2021-10-14

  • Table: 37-10-0213-01
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Public school enrolments in regular programs for youth in elementary and secondary schools, by Indigenous identity, grade and sex. Counts represent the number of students enrolled in off-reserve public schools and self-identified as belonging to one of three Indigenous groups recognized by the Canadian Constitution: First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and Inuit (Inuk).

    Release date: 2021-10-14

  • Table: 37-10-0214-01
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Annual
    Description:

    Public school enrolments in regular programs for youth in elementary and secondary schools, by Indigenous identity, age and sex. Counts represent the number of students enrolled in off-reserve public schools and self-identified as belonging to one of three Indigenous groups recognized by the Canadian Constitution: First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and Inuit (Inuk).

    Release date: 2021-10-14

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X202127931263
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2021-10-06

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021066
    Description:

    This infographic briefly describes key results from the projections of the Indigenous populations in Canada for the period 2016 to 2041. Using different projection scenarios, it presents projection results through various demographic indicators. These projections are produced using the Demosim microsimulation projection model.

    Release date: 2021-10-06

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021067
    Description:

    This infographic briefly describes key results from the demographic projections of the First Nations people in Canada for the period 2016 to 2041. Using different projection scenarios, it presents projection results through various demographic indicators. These projections are produced using the Demosim microsimulation projection model.

    Release date: 2021-10-06
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  • Journals and periodicals: 75-006-X
    Geography: Canada
    Description:

    This publication brings together and analyzes a wide range of data sources in order to provide information on various aspects of Canadian society, including labour, income, education, social, and demographic issues, that affect the lives of Canadians.

    Release date: 2021-10-28

  • Articles and reports: 75-006-X202100100009
    Description:

    This study examines the educational attainment and labour market outcomes of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit women primarily aged 25 to 64 using data from the 2006 and 2016 Census of Population, the 2017 Aboriginal Peoples Survey and the 2018 National Graduates Survey. Comparisons are made to the non-Indigenous population, across Indigenous-identity groups, and between the sexes.

    Release date: 2021-10-20

  • Articles and reports: 82-003-X202101000001
    Description:

    Despite extensive research on health disparities, a limited number of studies have examined First Nations people’s mortality on a national scale, particularly those examining specific causes of death. This analysis attempts to fill the information gap using linked mortality data from the 2006 Canadian Census Health and Environment Cohort to calculate the number and rates of deaths for a 10-year follow-up period for on- and off-reserve First Nations people and the non-Indigenous population, by sex, age and region.

    Release date: 2021-10-20

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X202129332889
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2021-10-20

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X202127931263
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2021-10-06

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021066
    Description:

    This infographic briefly describes key results from the projections of the Indigenous populations in Canada for the period 2016 to 2041. Using different projection scenarios, it presents projection results through various demographic indicators. These projections are produced using the Demosim microsimulation projection model.

    Release date: 2021-10-06

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021067
    Description:

    This infographic briefly describes key results from the demographic projections of the First Nations people in Canada for the period 2016 to 2041. Using different projection scenarios, it presents projection results through various demographic indicators. These projections are produced using the Demosim microsimulation projection model.

    Release date: 2021-10-06

  • Articles and reports: 11-627-M2021068
    Description:

    This infographic briefly describes key results from the demographic projections of the Métis in Canada for the period 2016 to 2041. Using different projection scenarios, it presents projection results through various demographic indicators. These projections are produced using the Demosim microsimulation projection model.

    Release date: 2021-10-06

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021069
    Description:

    This infographic briefly describes key results from the demographic projections of the Inuit in Canada for the period 2016 to 2041. Using different projection scenarios, it presents projection results through various demographic indicators. These projections are produced using the Demosim microsimulation projection model.

    Release date: 2021-10-06

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021070
    Description:

    This infographic briefly describes key results from the demographic projections of the Registered or Treaty Indians in Canada for the period 2016 to 2041. Using different projection scenarios, it presents projection results through various demographic indicators. These projections are produced using the Demosim microsimulation projection model.

    Release date: 2021-10-06
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  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 98-20-00012020003
    Description:

    This fact sheet offers a concise overview of updated—new or modified—content for the 2021 Census of Population that is specific to the theme of Indigenous peoples, which includes the following topics: returning content, membership within a Métis organization or Settlement, and enrollment under an Inuit land claims agreement. The changes considered for these topics are explained, along with the resulting approach for 2021.

    Release date: 2020-07-20

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 99-011-X
    Description:

    This topic presents data on the Aboriginal peoples of Canada and their demographic characteristics. Depending on the application, estimates using any of the following concepts may be appropriate for the Aboriginal population: (1) Aboriginal identity, (2) Aboriginal ancestry, (3) Registered or Treaty Indian status and (4) Membership in a First Nation or Indian band. Data from the 2011 National Household Survey are available for the geographical locations where these populations reside, including 'on reserve' census subdivisions and Inuit communities of Inuit Nunangat as well as other geographic areas such as the national (Canada), provincial and territorial levels.

    Analytical products

    The analytical document provides analysis on the key findings and trends in the data, and is complimented with the short articles found in NHS in Brief and the NHS Focus on Geography Series.

    Data products

    The NHS Profile is one data product that provides a statistical overview of user selected geographic areas based on several detailed variables and/or groups of variables. Other data products include data tables which represent a series of cross tabulations ranging in complexity and are available for various levels of geography.

    Release date: 2019-10-29

  • Notices and consultations: 41-20-0001
    Description:

    From September 2017 to February 2018 Statistics Canada undertook a series of discussions across the country. The purpose of these discussions was to obtain feedback on the questions that are used on the census and on other Statistics Canada surveys to identify First Nations people, Métis and Inuit. This report will summarize the feedback received in during these discussions.

    Release date: 2019-04-15

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 98-307-X
    Description:

    The Aboriginal Peoples Technical Report deals with: (1) Aboriginal ancestry, (2) Aboriginal identity, (3) Registered Indian status and (4) First Nation/Indian band membership.

    Release date: 2019-03-15

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 98-500-X2016009
    Description:

    This guide focuses on the following topic: aboriginal peoples. This reference guide provides information that enables users to effectively use, apply and interpret data from the 2016 Census. This guide contains definitions and explanations of concepts, classifications, data quality and comparability to other sources. Additional information is included for specific variables to help general users better understand the concepts and questions used in the Census.

    Release date: 2017-10-25

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 98-501-X2016009
    Description:

    The Aboriginal peoples Release and concepts overview provides an overview of the concepts, definitions and key measures used in the 2016 Census of Population Aboriginal peoples release, as well as the products which will be available on release day and later.

    Release date: 2017-08-31

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 11-522-X201300014290
    Description:

    This paper describes a new module that will project families and households by Aboriginal status using the Demosim microsimulation model. The methodology being considered would assign a household/family headship status annually to each individual and would use the headship rate method to calculate the number of annual families and households by various characteristics and geographies associated with Aboriginal populations.

    Release date: 2014-10-31

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 99-011-X2011002
    Description:

    The 2011 NHS Aboriginal Peoples Technical Report deals with: (1) Aboriginal ancestry, (2) Aboriginal identity, (3) Registered Indian status and (4) First Nation/Indian band membership.

    The report contains explanations of concepts, data quality, historical comparability and comparability to other sources, as well as information on data collection, processing and dissemination.

    Release date: 2014-05-28

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 89-653-X2013002
    Description:

    The Aboriginal Peoples Survey (APS) is a national survey on the social and economic conditions of First Nations people living off reserve, Métis and Inuit aged 6 years and over. The 2012 APS represents the fourth cycle of the survey and focuses on issues of education, employment and health.

    The 2012 APS Concepts and Methods Guide is designed to assist data users by providing relevant information on survey content and concepts, sampling design, collection methods, data processing, data quality and product availability. Chapter 1 introduces the survey's background and objectives; Chapter 2 gives important definitions and describes the survey's themes; Chapters 3 through 5 explain the APS design and outline the data collection and processing steps; Chapter 6 describes the weighting method used; Chapters 7 and 8 review data quality and address comparability of the 2012 APS data with data from other sources; Chapter 9 lists survey products including analytical articles, data tables and reference material; Appendices provide additional definitions and links to other relevant documentation.

    Release date: 2014-02-20

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 75-005-M2013001
    Geography: Census subdivision
    Description:

    This report describes Statistics Canada's experience conducting the Labour Force Survey pilot in Siksika Nation, and provides a picture of the 2011 labour market for this population, including rates of participation, employment and unemployment.

    Release date: 2013-12-12

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