6.4.2 Percentage of First Nations children* aged 0 to 11 years living in crowded housing, by type of community, Canada, 2015-2016

Overall Urban Rural Remote/Special Access
Type of Community 39.9 30.2 46.2 40.7

*Living on reserve and northern communities

Source: CICH graphic created using data adapted from the First Nations Information Governance Centre, National Report of the First Nations Regional Health Survey Phase 3: Volume One, (Ottawa: 2018). 200 pages. Published in March 2018.

In 2015/2016, 46% of First Nations children aged 0 to 11 living in rural communities, lived in crowded housing.

That compared to 30% of First Nations children living in urban centres and 41% of those living in remote/special access communities.