Income Assistance Dependency Rate, 2018-2019

Notes:  This program helps eligible on-reserve residents cover the costs of their daily living and provides funding to access employment supports.  Income assistance payments are payments made to beneficiaries or third parties. Source: Indigenous Services...

On-Reserve Employment Rate, 2016

Notes:  Refers to the number of persons employed in the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2016, expressed as a percentage of the total population aged 15 years and over. The employment rate for a particular group (age, sex, marital status, geographic area,...

Average Annual Employment Growth from 2011 – 2016

Note:  This is a good indicator of how quickly the economy is growing and providing jobs for reserve residents. This measures employment among reserve residents whether they work on or off the reserve. Source: Statistics Canada; 2016 Census, 2011 National Household...

Percentage of Employed Individuals Working Full-Time, 2016

Notes: Full-Time Employment refers to persons who worked for pay or in self-employment in 2015. These persons were asked to report whether the weeks they worked in 2015 were full-time weeks (30 hours or more per week) or not, on the basis of all jobs held. Source:...

On-Reserve Unemployment Rate, 2016

Notes:  Refers to the unemployed expressed as a percentage of the labour force in the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2016. The unemployment rate for a particular group (age, sex, marital status, geographic area, etc.) is the unemployed in that group,...