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2006 Aboriginal population profile for Toronto : Profil de la population autochtone de 2006 pour Toronto




The unemployment rate for the Aboriginal core working age population (aged 25 to 54) in Toronto was higher than that of the non-Aboriginal population (8.0% compared to 5.4%). [...] Statistics Canada 5 2006 Aboriginal Population Profile for Toronto Introduction This report examines the demographic and socio-economic characteristics of the Aboriginal population living in the census metropolitan area (CMA) of Toronto1. [...] The census metropolitan area of Toronto, with 26,575 Aboriginal people, had the largest Aboriginal population of any city in Ontario in 2006 – more than twice the Aboriginal population living in Ottawa (12,965), or in Thunder Bay (10,055), these being the Ontario cities with the next largest Aboriginal populations. [...] In 2006, the median age4 of the Aboriginal population in Toronto was 32.3 years, compared to 37.3 years for the non- Aboriginal population. [...] In Toronto, in 2006, about half (48%) of the Aboriginal population had lived at the same address five years ago, compared to 55% of the non-Aboriginal population.



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