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Table 2 Socio-economic demographic data for study participants from Inuvik and Iqaluit

From: Community food program use in Inuvik, Northwest Territories

Indicators Study participants, Inuvik, NWT1
  n (%) N (%)
Population 54 3463
Reporting Aboriginal or Inuit identity2 53 (98) 2170 (63)
Male 19 (35) 1700 (49)
Female 35 (65) 1765 (51)
Age group   
18-24 4 (8) 365 (11)
25-34 6 (11) 610 (18)
35-44 17 (32) 460 (13)
45-54 16 (30) 525 (15)
55-64 9 (17) 340 (10)
65-74 1 (2) 145 (4)
Born in Inuvik 39 (74) Data not available
Employment rate (3) 29 % 71%
Source of income (all family types)   
Employment income 15 (31) Data not available
Government transfer payments 24 (49) Data not available
Other income sources 10 (20) Data not available
Housing (2)   
Husband-Wife or Common Law 6 (12) 645
Single parent household 6 (12) 240
Living with extended family or friends 16 (31) Data not available
Living alone 3 (6) Data not available
Homeless or shelter 18 (35) Data not available
Other living arrangements 3 (6) Data not available
Education (4)   
Proportion (%) with no certificate, diploma or degree 74 Data not available
Proportion (%) with high school diploma or more 26 69
  1. 1Based on 2001 census http://www12.statcan.ca/census-recensement/2011/dp-pd/prof/details/page.cfm?Lang=E&Geo1=CSD&Code1=6101017&Geo2=CD&Code2=6101&Data=Count&SearchText=inuvik&SearchType=Begins&SearchPR=61&B1=All&Custom=&TABID=1 Accessed October 15th 2012.
  2. 2 2006 Stats can census.
  3. 3 http://www.statsnwt.ca/community-data/Pamphlets/Inuvik.pdf.
  4. 4 2009 data http://www.statsnwt.ca/community-data/Profile%20PDF/Inuvik.pdf.