Sechelt Indian Government District

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This article is about an Indian government district in British Columbia. For the nearby district municipality, see Sechelt, British Columbia. For the Aboriginal people, see Shishalh.
Sechelt Indian Government District
Indian government district
Sechelt Indian Government, District[1]
Country  Canada
Province  British Columbia
Region Sunshine Coast
Regional district Sunshine Coast
Powell River
Incorporated March 17, 1988[1]
Area (2011)[2]
 • Total 11.04 km2 (4.26 sq mi)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 819
 • Density 28.6/km2 (74.2/sq mi)
 • Sunshine Coast portions 797
 • Sunshine Coast portions density 73.8/km2 (191/sq mi)
 • Powell River portion 22
 • Powell River portion density 90.5/km2 (234/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
Website Sechelt Indian Government District

Sechelt Indian Government District is a municipality in the Sunshine Coast region of southwest British Columbia, Canada. It was incorporated on March 17, 1988.[1] The district consists of 33 separate pieces of land, of which 32 are located within the Sunshine Coast Regional District and the remaining piece located within the Powell River Regional District.[3]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2011 Census:[2]

  • the Sunshine Coast portion of the Sechelt Indian Government District had a total population of 797 living in 354 of its 394 total dwellings, a -3.6% change from its 2006 population of 827. With a land area of 10.80 km2 (4.17 sq mi), it had a population density of 73.80/km2 (191.13/sq mi) in 2011.
  • the Powell River portion of the Sechelt Indian Government District had a total population of 22 living in 11 of its 16 total dwellings, a 29.4% change from its 2006 population of 17. With a land area of 0.24 km2 (0.093 sq mi), it had a population density of 92/km2 (237/sq mi) in 2011.
  • the entire Sechelt Indian Government District had a total population of 819 living in 365 of its 410 total dwellings, a -3.0% change from its 2006 population of 844. With a land area of 11.04 km2 (4.26 sq mi), it had a population density of 74.18/km2 (192.14/sq mi) in 2011.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "British Columbia Regional Districts, Municipalities, Corporate Name, Date of Incorporation and Postal Address" (XLS). British Columbia Ministry of Communities, Sport and Cultural Development. Retrieved November 2, 2014.  Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "BCmunis" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  2. ^ a b c "Population and dwelling counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census subdivisions (municipalities), 2011 and 2006 censuses (British Columbia)". Statistics Canada. May 28, 2012. Retrieved December 9, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Statistics Relating to Regional and Municipal Governments in BC 2011" (PDF). Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development. Retrieved December 9, 2012.