Language Needs Assessment: McLeod Lake Indian Band


Funding Applcation: FV
Assessment Year: 2012
Language: Tse’khene

Organization

McLeod Lake Indian Band
Kathy Parkinson, Elder Coordinator

This project will serve the following communities:



McLeod Lake



Community Population

Date of community's recent population poll: 2011, January
Population on reserve: 102
Population off reserve: 401
Total Population: 503
Information Source: From McLeod Lake Health Department

Community Language Fluency

Number that speak and understand language fluently 10
Age groups that speak the language fluently (8), (1), (1)

Number that understand and/or speak somewhat 30
Age groups who understand and/or speak somewhat (15), (15)

Number that do not speak or understand the language 463
Number of people learning the language 62
Age groups that are learning the language (13), (11), (3), (5), (30)

Total Number 503