Table A.1.2.1
Estimates and projections of the population aged 0 to 29 with Aboriginal identityNote  1,
and proportion of persons with Aboriginal identity among the Canadian population, by age group, Canada, 2011, 2016, 2021, 2026, 2031 and 2036

Table A.1.2.1
Estimates and projections of the population aged 0 to 29 with Aboriginal identity, and proportion of persons with Aboriginal identity among the Canadian population, by age group, Canada, 2011, 2016, 2021, 2026, 2031 and 2036
Table summary
This table displays the results of Estimates and projections of the population aged 0 to 29 with Aboriginal identity Estimates, Projections, Scenario 1, Scenario 2, Scenario 3, Scenario 4 and Scenario 5, calculated using 2011, 2016, 2021, 2026, 2031, 2036, population in thousands and proportion of Canadian population units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  EstimatesNote 2 ProjectionsNote 3
Scenario 1Note 4 Scenario 2Note 5 Scenario 3Note 6 Scenario 4Note 7 Scenario 5Note 8
2011 2016 2021 2026 2031 2036 2016 2021 2026 2031 2036 2016 2021 2026 2031 2036 2016 2021 2026 2031 2036 2016 2021 2026 2031 2036
Total Aboriginal identity  
  population in thousands
Ages 0 to 29 802 889 950 981 1014 1034 891 958 1001 1051 1094 894 968 1023 1089 1157 836 851 844 841 831 889 950 981 1014 1035
Ages 0 to 4 144 151 156 156 150 143 153 163 167 167 166 156 170 179 185 191 147 147 142 132 122 151 156 156 151 144
Ages 5 to 14 267 296 324 336 341 334 296 326 345 359 363 296 329 355 378 392 276 291 294 289 274 296 324 336 341 335
Ages 15 to 19 149 145 151 173 180 185 145 151 173 182 191 145 151 173 184 198 135 132 143 147 147 145 151 173 179 184
Ages 20 to 24 130 158 153 158 180 187 158 152 158 180 189 158 152 158 180 191 148 134 131 143 146 158 153 158 180 186
Ages 25 to 29 112 139 166 159 163 185 139 166 158 163 185 139 166 159 163 185 129 147 134 130 142 139 166 159 163 185
  proportion of Canadian population
Ages 0 to 29 6.4 6.9 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.4 6.9 7.4 7.6 7.7 7.8 7.0 7.4 7.7 8.0 8.2 6.5 6.6 6.4 6.2 5.9 6.9 7.3 7.4 7.4 7.4
Ages 0 to 4 7.6 7.6 7.4 7.3 7.1 6.9 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.8 7.8 7.8 8.0 8.2 8.6 8.9 7.4 7.0 6.6 6.2 5.8 7.6 7.4 7.2 7.1 6.9
Ages 5 to 14 7.2 7.6 7.8 7.7 7.6 7.4 7.6 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.3 8.5 7.1 7.0 6.8 6.4 6.0 7.6 7.8 7.7 7.5 7.3
Ages 15 to 19 6.6 7.2 7.6 8.0 7.9 7.8 7.2 7.6 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.2 7.6 8.0 8.1 8.3 6.7 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.2 7.2 7.6 8.0 7.9 7.7
Ages 20 to 24 5.5 6.6 7.0 7.3 7.7 7.6 6.6 7.0 7.3 7.7 7.7 6.6 7.0 7.3 7.7 7.8 6.2 6.1 6.0 6.1 6.0 6.6 7.0 7.3 7.7 7.6
Ages 25 to 29 4.7 5.5 6.4 6.7 6.9 7.3 5.5 6.4 6.7 6.9 7.3 5.5 6.4 6.7 6.9 7.3 5.1 5.7 5.7 5.5 5.6 5.5 6.4 6.7 6.9 7.3
First Nations  
  population in thousands
Ages 0 to 29 518 573 610 627 642 648 575 617 644 672 696 577 625 661 705 749 548 563 563 562 553 573 610 628 644 650
Ages 0 to 4 98 100 101 100 96 91 102 107 109 110 109 104 112 119 124 129 98 97 94 88 81 100 101 100 96 91
Ages 5 to 14 178 197 212 215 215 209 197 214 222 230 232 197 216 230 245 257 187 196 195 191 181 197 212 215 216 210
Ages 15 to 19 94 93 98 112 113 115 93 98 112 115 120 93 98 112 117 126 89 89 97 98 97 94 98 111 113 115
Ages 20 to 24 80 98 97 101 115 116 98 97 101 115 118 98 97 101 115 120 93 88 88 97 97 98 97 101 115 116
Ages 25 to 29 67 85 102 100 104 117 85 102 100 104 117 85 102 100 104 117 80 93 88 88 97 85 102 100 104 117
  proportion of Canadian population
Ages 0 to 29 4.1 4.5 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.7 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.5 4.8 5.0 5.2 5.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.1 4.0 4.5 4.7 4.8 4.7 4.6
Ages 0 to 4 5.2 5.0 4.8 4.7 4.5 4.3 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.5 5.8 6.0 4.9 4.6 4.4 4.1 3.9 5.0 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.3
Ages 5 to 14 4.8 5.1 5.1 5.0 4.8 4.6 5.1 5.2 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.6 4.8 4.7 4.5 4.2 4.0 5.1 5.1 5.0 4.8 4.6
Ages 15 to 19 4.2 4.6 4.9 5.2 5.0 4.8 4.6 4.9 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.6 4.9 5.2 5.2 5.3 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.3 4.1 4.6 4.9 5.2 5.0 4.8
Ages 20 to 24 3.4 4.1 4.4 4.7 4.9 4.7 4.1 4.4 4.7 4.9 4.8 4.1 4.4 4.7 4.9 4.9 3.9 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.4 4.7 4.9 4.7
Ages 25 to 29 2.9 3.3 3.9 4.2 4.4 4.6 3.3 3.9 4.2 4.4 4.6 3.3 3.9 4.2 4.4 4.6 3.2 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.3 3.9 4.2 4.4 4.6
Métis  
  population in thousands
Ages 0 to 29 228 255 276 289 304 319 256 277 290 308 325 256 278 292 310 329 228 225 217 214 212 256 276 288 304 318
Ages 0 to 4 36 39 43 44 43 43 39 43 45 45 45 40 44 46 46 47 37 38 37 34 32 39 42 44 44 43
Ages 5 to 14 70 79 90 97 102 102 79 90 98 104 105 79 90 99 105 106 69 72 75 75 71 79 90 96 101 102
Ages 15 to 19 45 42 43 51 54 58 42 43 51 55 59 42 43 51 55 59 37 33 35 37 38 42 43 51 54 57
Ages 20 to 24 40 50 47 47 54 58 50 47 47 54 59 50 47 47 55 59 45 37 33 35 37 50 47 47 54 58
Ages 25 to 29 37 45 54 50 50 58 45 54 50 50 58 45 54 50 50 58 40 45 37 33 35 45 54 50 50 58
  proportion of Canadian population
Ages 0 to 29 1.8 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.3 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.5 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.3
Ages 0 to 4 1.9 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.2 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.5 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.1 2.0
Ages 5 to 14 1.9 2.0 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.0 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.0 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.3 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.6 2.0 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2
Ages 15 to 19 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.4
Ages 20 to 24 1.7 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 1.9 1.7 1.5 1.5 1.5 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4
Ages 25 to 29 1.6 1.8 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.3 1.8 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.3 1.8 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.3 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.4 1.4 1.8 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.3
Inuit  
  population in thousands
Ages 0 to 29 39 41 42 41 41 40 41 42 43 44 44 41 43 44 47 49 41 42 41 41 40 41 41 41 41 40
Ages 0 to 4 7 7 7 7 6 5 7 8 8 7 7 7 8 9 9 9 7 7 7 6 5 7 7 7 6 5
Ages 5 to 14 13 14 15 14 14 13 14 15 15 15 15 14 15 16 17 17 14 15 14 14 13 14 15 14 14 13
Ages 15 to 19 7 6 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 8 6 7 7 7 8 6 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 7
Ages 20 to 24 6 7 6 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7
Ages 25 to 29 5 6 7 6 7 7 6 7 6 7 7 6 7 6 7 7 6 7 6 7 7 6 7 6 7 7
  proportion of Canadian population
Ages 0 to 29 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Ages 0 to 4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Ages 5 to 14 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3
Ages 15 to 19 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Ages 20 to 24 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Ages 25 to 29 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
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