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Population Aged 15 Years and Over by Age, Sex, Reserve Indicator, Labour Force Status, Aboriginal Identity and Labour Characteristics for Canada, Provinces and Territories, Alberta Census Divisions, Economic Regions, Census Metropolitan Areas and Treaty Areas (2011)


(StatCan Product) Customization details:   This information product has been customized to present information on the population aged 15 years and over in private households by age groups, sex, reserve indicator, labour force status, aboriginal identity and labour characteristics for Canada, provinces and territories, Alberta census divisions, economic regions, census metropolitan areas and treaty areas based on the 2011 National Household Survey.   - Immigration - Citizenship - Place of Birth - Language - Ethnic Origin - Visible Minorities - Religion - Aboriginal Peoples - Labour - Education - Place of Work - Commuting to Work - Mobility and Migration - Language of Work   The following are the age-groups presented: -Total - 15 years and over    - 15 to 24 years    - 25 to 34 years    - 35 to 44 years    - 45 to 54 years    - 55 to 64 years    - 25 to 64 years    - 65 years and over   The Labour Force Characteristics presented are:   - Total - Labour Force Status    - In the Labour Force       - Employed       - Unemployed    - Not in the labour force    - Participation rate (%)    - Employment rate (%) - Unemployment rate (%)   Aboriginal identity:   - Total - All persons 15 years and over    - Aboriginal identity population (all responses)1       - First Nations (North American Indian) - single response2       - Métis - single response       - Inuit - single response       - Multiple responses (combinations of First Nations, Métis and Inuit) 3       - First Nations Memberships/Registered Indians4    - Non-Aboriginal identity population   1) 'Aboriginal identity' includes persons who reported being an Aboriginal person, that is, First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit) and/or those who reported Registered or Treaty Indian status, that is registered under the Indian Act of Canada, and/or those who reported membership in a First Nation or Indian band. Aboriginal peoples of Canada are defined in the Constitution Act, 1982, section 35 (2) as including the Indian, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada. 2) Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the National Household Survey (NHS). In 2011, there were a total of 36 Indian reserves and Indian settlements that were 'incompletely enumerated' in the NHS. For these reserves or settlements, NHS enumeration was either not permitted or was interrupted before it could be completed, or was not possible because of natural events (specifically forest fires in Northern Ontario). For additional information, please refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, National Household Survey, 2011. 3) 'Multiple Aboriginal identities' includes persons who reported being any two or all three of the following: First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit). 4) 'Aboriginal identities not included elsewhere' includes persons who did not report being First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit) but who did report Registered or Treaty Indian status and/or membership in a First Nation or Indian band.   Reserve Indicator:   - Total - On/Off reserve indicator    - On reserve    - Off reserve   1) 'Area of residence: On reserve' refers to the following geographic areas: Indian reserves and settlements (referred to as 'On reserve'), and all other areas (referred to as 'Off reserve'). These geographic areas can be used to show where people, primarily Registered Indians and First Nations people, reside. 'On reserve' includes six census subdivisions (CSDs) types legally affiliated with First Nations or Indian bands, i.e., Indian reserve (IRI), Indian settlement (S-É) (except for the five Yukon settlements of Champagne Landing 10, Klukshu, Two and One-Half Mile Village, Two Mile Village and Kloo Lake), Indian government district (IGD), terres réservées aux Cris (TC), terres réservées aux Naskapis (TK) and Nisga'a land (NL), as well as the northern village of Sandy Bay in Saskatchewan. 1) 'No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree' includes persons who have not completed an apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma, a college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma or a university certificate, diploma or degree. 2) Includes 'Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other.' 3) 'Location of study compared with province or territory of residence' indicates whether the 'Location of study' is the same as the province or territory of residence in 2011, a different Canadian province or territory, or outside Canada. 'Location of study' refers to the province, territory or country of the institution where the highest certificate, diploma or degree above the high school level was completed. Users should be aware that some respondents may have reported the physical location of study rather than the location of the certificate, diploma or degree-granting institution. This could affect the...

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Statistics Canada has adopted an open licence which allows this product to be accessible to all GOA employees and to the general public.  This product has been reproduced and distributed on an “as is “ basis with the permission of Statistics Canada.   It was originally acquired by Alberta Treasury Board and Finance. For the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS) estimates, the global non-response rate (GNR) is used as an indicator of data quality. This indicator combines complete non-response (household) and partial non-response (question) into a single rate. The value of the GNR is presented to users. A smaller GNR indicates a lower risk of non-response bias and as a result, lower risk of inaccuracy. The threshold used for estimates' suppression in standard products is a GNR of 50% or more. All the geographies requested for this custom tabulation have a GNR under 50%. For more information, please refer to the National Household Survey User Guide, 2011.


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