There is a wide and varied range of Aboriginal information resources relating to the nearly 250,000 First Nations, Metis 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 Aboriginal people, communities and stakeholders.
- First Nations - February 10, 2017
Aboriginal CommunitiesAboriginal Community Profiles (2011 Census): Searchable Database
This searchable database contains profiles on 34 First Nations and 5 Metis Settlements in Alberta. The profiles were produced by Statistics Canada using information collected during the 2011 Census of Canada. Included is information on: location, population by age and sex, children and families, Aboriginal language, labour force participation, occupations, earnings, income and housing. For more information on the 2011 Census, visit the Statistics Canada website at
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.