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




By way of comparison, Toronto had the largest Aboriginal population (26,575) of any city in Ontario, and Kenora had the largest concentration of Aboriginal people of any city in Ontario (16%). [...] In 2006, the median age3 of the Aboriginal population in Ottawa was 31.9 years, compared to 38.2 years for the non- Aboriginal population. [...] Nearly four in ten (38%) of the Inuit population were 14 years of age and under compared to 23% of the First Nations population and 18% of Métis. [...] Statistics Canada 2006 Aboriginal Population Profile for Ottawa One in four Aboriginal people in Ottawa living below the low-income cut-off Statistics Canada uses the concept of low-income cut-off (LICO)13 to indicate an income threshold below which a family will likely devote a larger share of its income on the necessities of food, shelter and clothing than the average family. [...] In Ottawa, in 2006, 45% of the Aboriginal population had lived at the same address five years ago, compared to 57% of the non-Aboriginal population.



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