Resources

There is a wide and varied range of information resources relating to the more than 250,000 First Nations, Métis and Inuit people in Alberta. The following information is offered as a sampling of the websites, publications, contacts, facts and maps that will be of interest to Indigenous people, communities and stakeholders.

Contact Listing

Aboriginal Statistics

2016 Canadian Census
 The 2016 Canadian Census offers data and information on the Aboriginal population including: location, population by age and sex, children and families, Aboriginal language, labour force participation, occupations, earnings, income and housing.

For more information on the 2016 Canadian Census, visit the Statistics Canada website at:
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/index-eng.cfm?HPA=1

For Alberta-specific highlights of the 2016 Canadian Census data visit:
https://www.alberta.ca/census-canada-highlights.aspx

Aboriginal Community Data Initiative – 2006 Census Reports
The Aboriginal Community Data Initiative provides individual Aboriginal communities with important data for understanding demographic dynamics of the community and the population around it.