Language Needs Assessment: T'it'q'et Daycare & Preschool Society

Funding Applcation: BCLI
Assessment Year: 2014
Language: St̓át̓imcets
Dialect: Interior Salish


T'it'q'et Daycare & Preschool Society
Connie Konkin, Manager

This project will serve the following communities:

T’ít’q’et First Nation

Community Population

Date of community's recent population poll: 2014, January
Population on reserve: 379
Population off reserve: 200
Total Population: 579
Information Source: First Peoples Language Map of BC/Upper St'at'imc Language, Culture and Education Society

Community Language Fluency

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

Number that understand and/or speak somewhat 93
Age groups who understand and/or speak somewhat (31), (31), (31)

Number that do not speak or understand the language 485
Number of people learning the language 294
Age groups that are learning the language (30), (30), (24), (29), (55), (126)

Total Number 579