Language Needs Assessment: chilliwack landing preschool and kindergarten at skwah first nation #4


Funding Applcation: ALI
Assessment Year: 2014
Language: Hul’q’umi’num’ / Halq'eméylem / hən̓q̓əmin̓əm
Dialect: Halq'emelyem


Organization

chilliwack landing preschool and kindergarten at skwah first nation #4
Connie Prachnau, principal

This project will serve the following communities:



Skwah First Nation



Community Population

Date of community's recent population poll: 2013, May
Population on reserve: 232
Population off reserve: 247
Total Population: 479
Information Source: Wikipedia
115 males and 117 females live on the reserve

Community Language Fluency

Number that speak and understand language fluently 4
Age groups that speak the language fluently (2), (2)

Number that understand and/or speak somewhat 20
Age groups who understand and/or speak somewhat (5), (5), (5), (5)

Number that do not speak or understand the language 455
Number of people learning the language 23
Age groups that are learning the language (5), (8), (2), (6), (2)

Total Number 479