Title: Statistics Canada's 1996 Census - Aboriginal Data
Author: Statistics and Measurement Directorate
Abstract: This report provides a profile of the 799,010 individuals who reported that they were North American Indian, Métis or Inuit, about 3% of Canada's total population. It contains information on the geographical distribution, size, age and language of this Aboriginal population. It also includes information on the proportion of Aboriginal children in lone-parent and common-law families.