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Indigenous Learning - Métis in Canada

Census Profile - 2016

According to the 2016 Canadian census 587,545 Canadians self-identified as Métis.  The breakdown was as follows:

Total Male  Female
587,545 289,435 298,115

Credit:  Statistics Canada, 2016 Census Profile

Metis - Percentage of Provincial/Territorial Population (2011)

Note: NHS stands for National Household Survey

Map Credit:  Ministerial Transition Book: November 2015 (Bottom of page #9. Métis Customs, Culture and Traditions)

For additional 2011 statistics see:  Statistics Canada, 2011 Census Profile (Aboriginal Peoples in Canada: First Nations People, Métis and Inuit)


Métis Settlements