Kitasoo/Xaixais Nation

Language(s): 
FN Code: 
540
"Klemtu is a small village on Swindle Island, situated on the province's spectacularly beautiful central coast. Two distinct tribal organizations live here: the Kitasoo who were originally from Kitasu Bay and the Xai'xais of Kynoc Inlet. The Kitasoo/Xai'xais people are the only permanent residents within the traditional territories of the First Nation."[[Text copied from http://www.kitasoo.org]]

Community information

Population on reserve: 307[[7937]]
Population off reserve: 212[[7937]]
Total population: 519[[7937]]

Language information

The Kitasoo/Xaixais speak the Ski:xs language.

Sgüüx̣s

Number of Fluent Speakers:
Number of Speakers that understand some of the language:
Number of Speakers learning the language:

Historically known as:

Kitasoo Band Council
Kitasoo Indian Band
Phone: 
(250) 839-1255
Fax: 
(250) 839-1256

LNA 1s

Title Submitted Organization/First Nation/Government Language
LNA6359 - Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Submitted Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Sgüüx̣s
LNA6272 - Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Submitted Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Hailhzaqvla
LNA6256 - Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Submitted Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Sgüüx̣s
LNA6098 - Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Submitted Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Hailhzaqvla
LNA6096 - Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Submitted Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Sgüüx̣s
LNA5953 - Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Submitted Kitasoo/Xai'xais First Nation Sgüüx̣s