Skidegate Band Council

FN Code: 
670

The village of Skidegate is on X̱AAYDAG̱A GWAAY.YAAY IINAG̱WAAY (Graham Island) off the north coast of British Columbia.

Community information

Skidegate was originally called HLG̱AAGILDA and later became known as SG̱IIDAGIDS.

Population on reserve: 697[[7957]]
Population off reserve: 965[[7957]]
Total population: 1662[[7957]]

Language information

The SHIP (Skidegate Haida Immersion Program) has been recording and teaching X̱aaydaa Kil in the community for over ten years.

X̱aad Kil / X̱aaydaa Kil (Haida)

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

Historically known as:

Skidegate Band Council
Phone: 
(250) 559-4496
Fax: 
(250) 559-8247

LNA 1s

Title Submitted Organization/First Nation/Government Language
LNA6266 - Skidegate Band Council Submitted Skidegate Band Council X̱aad Kil / X̱aaydaa Kil (Haida)
LNA6125 - Skidgate Band Council Submitted Skidgate Band Council X̱aad Kil / X̱aaydaa Kil (Haida)
LNA5969 - Skidegate Haida Immersion Program Submitted Skidegate Haida Immersion Program X̱aad Kil / X̱aaydaa Kil (Haida)
LNA3327 - Skidegate Band Council Submitted Skidegate Band Council X̱aad Kil / X̱aaydaa Kil (Haida)