Language Needs Assessment: Ucluelet First Nation

Funding Applcation: ALI
Assessment Year: 2013
Language: Nuučaan̓uɫ
Dialect: Barclay


Ucluelet First Nation
Iris Frank, Director of Operation

This project will serve the following communities:

Ucluelet First Nation

Community Population

Date of community's recent population poll: 2012, December
Population on reserve: 209
Population off reserve: 430
Total Population: 639
Information Source: Citizenship and Enrolment Registrar

Community Language Fluency

Number that speak and understand language fluently 17
Age groups that speak the language fluently (3), (3), (7), (4)

Number that understand and/or speak somewhat 5
Age groups who understand and/or speak somewhat (1), (1), (1), (1), (1)

Number that do not speak or understand the language 617
Number of people learning the language 44
Age groups that are learning the language (6), (10), (12), (13), (3)

Total Number 639