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

2009

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Four in ten (41%) Aboriginal people in Sudbury were under the age of 25, compared to 30% of the non-Aboriginal population. [...] In 2006, the unemployment rate for the Aboriginal core working age population (aged 25 to 54) in Sudbury was higher than that of the non- Aboriginal population (7.8% compared to 5.6%). [...] 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 age4 of the Aboriginal population in Sudbury was 31.2 years, compared to 41.3 years for the non-Aboriginal population. [...] Older Aboriginal women (35 years of age and older) in Sudbury have a greater tendency to return to school later in life than do Aboriginal men and non-Aboriginal men and women in the same age group.

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education economy school indians of north america culture employment labour retirement salaries census pension metropolitan area further education salary native peoples first nations first nation indigenous peoples in canada first nations people census metropolitan area census geographic units of canada aboriginal people in canada census metropolitan areas cma indian band north american indian superannuation

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