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Kugluktuk

Last Updated: 

June, 2014

Community Info

Community Information

Language: 

  • English
  • Inuktitut

Access: 

  • Air
  • Ship
Contact Information

Contact Person: 

Sean Wallace

Phone: 

867-982-6500

E-mail: 

Fax: 

867-982-6163
Location

Region: 

  • Kitikmeot

Latitude: 

67 49' 00.000" N

Longitude: 

115 08'38.000" W
Statistics on weather and climate

Average Yearly Temperature: 

-10.60
Average Monthly Temperature

January: 

-27.80

February: 

-27.40

March: 

-25.30

April: 

-17.00

May: 

-5.30

June: 

5.20

July: 

10.70

August: 

8.80

September: 

2.80

October: 

-7.20

November: 

-19.60

December: 

-25.50

Average Yearly Snowfall: 

165.70cm

Average Yearly Rainfall: 

133.40cm

Average Wind Speed: 

16.20km/h

Demographics

Demographics

Population: 

1 302

Population Growth: 

7.40%
Gender Breakdown

Male: 

50.4

Female: 

49.6
Age Breakdown

0 - 14: 

30.30%

15 - 24: 

21.10%

25 - 34: 

13.80%

35 - 44: 

14.20%

45 - 54: 

10.80%

55 +: 

9.60%
Employment

Employment: 

47.50%

Unemployment: 

22.20%
Sector Breakdown

Construction: 

4.90%

Finance & Real Estate: 

3.90%

Manufacturing: 

1.90%

Resource Development: 

15.50%

Retail/Wholesale: 

11.70%

Social Service/Non-Government: 

9.70%

Tourism & Cultural: 

3.90%

Transportation: 

0.00%

Other: 

33.00%
Economic Indicators

Average Income: 

44,672

Infrastructure

Capital and Infrastructure Inventory

# of km of Gravel Roads: 

13.25km

# of km of Paved Roads: 

0.00km

Communications: 

  • Cell
  • Internet
  • Landlines

Water/Sewage: 

Airport

International Airport: 

Max Length of Runway: 

1 690.00m

Runway type: 

  • Gravel

Airport Code: 

YCO
Social Services

Social service: 

Alcoholics Anonymous
Counselling
Financial Services

Bank Branches: 

None

Co-op Financial Services: 

Yes
Governments

Territorial Government Offices: 

Business

Business Inventory
Environmental Inventory

Resource Based Opportunities: 

Mining

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