The Factors  

Figure 38 : Percentage of Young Adults in Alberta without a High School Diploma (2006)

Income levels are lower for First Nations than for other Albertans and Canadians. The disparity may be partially explained by lower educational attainment and literacy in the First Nations population.

Figure 51 : Family Status and Income

Housing conditions for First Nations are much poorer than for other Albertans and Canadians, although the issues vary considerably across communities.