Table 1
Descriptive statistics, Registered First Nations members of 1991-to-2006 Census Mortality and Cancer Cohort, 1991

Table 1
Descriptive statistics, Registered First Nations members of 1991-to-2006 Census Mortality and Cancer Cohort, 1991
Table summary
This table displays the results of Descriptive statistics Men and Women, calculated using Number and Percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  Men Women
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 24,900 100 32,400 100
Average age (years) 40.3 (SD 12.9) Note ...: not applicable 39.7 (SD 12.6) Note ...: not applicable
Died during follow-up 4,000 16 3,800 12
Marital status  
Single 5,400 22 5,100 16
Married/Common-law 17,000 69 22,200 68
Divorced/Widowed 2,400 10 5,100 16
Income quintile  
1 (lowest) 9,800 40 13,700 42
2 6,400 26 8,100 25
3 4,300 17 5,400 17
4 2,900 12 3,400 11
5 (highest) 1,400 6 1,700 5
Educational attainment  
Less than secondary school graduation 14,800 60 18,200 56
Secondary school graduation 8,000 32 9,200 28
Some postsecondary 1,700 7 4,100 13
University degree or more 400 2 900 3
Labour force status  
Employed 12,500 50 13,100 40
Unemployed 5,300 21 3,500 11
Not in labour force 7,100 29 15,800 49
Dwelling in need of major repair  
No 16,300 65 21,700 67
Yes 8,600 35 10,700 33
Move distance  
Non-mover 12,400 50 15,800 49
Within Census Subdivision/Census Division 7,400 30 9,900 31
Across Census Division/Province 5,100 20 6,600 20
Metropolitan Influence Zone (MIZ)  
Census Metropoitan Area (CMA) 5,800 23 8,600 26
Moderate/Strong 4,200 17 5,300 16
Weak 8,600 35 1,110 34
No 6,300 25 7,400 23
1991 Community Well-Being Index (CWB) score  
Above average for First Nations communities 13,300 54 18,200 56
Below average for First Nations communities 11,500 46 14,200 44
Income component  
Above average for First Nations communities 14,400 54 18,100 59
Below average for First Nations communities 11,500 46 13,300 41
Education component  
Above average for First Nations communities 13,800 56 19,100 59
Below average for First Nations communities 11,000 44 13,300 41
Labour force activity component  
Above average for First Nations communities 13,700 55 18,800 58
Below average for First Nations communities 11,100 45 13,600 42
Housing component  
Above average for First Nations communities 13,700 55 18,600 57
Below average for First Nations communities 11,100 45 13,800 43
Average 1991 CWB score  
Total 55 (SD 13) Note ...: not applicable 57 (SD 14) Note ...: not applicable
Income component 55 (SD 17) Note ...: not applicable 57 (SD 17) Note ...: not applicable
Education component 27 (SD 13) Note ...: not applicable 28 (SD 14) Note ...: not applicable
Labour force component 69 (SD 12) Note ...: not applicable 70 (SD 12) Note ...: not applicable
Housing component 70 (SD 17) Note ...: not applicable 71 (SD 18) Note ...: not applicable
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