Number and proportion of the population aged 25 to 64 by highest level of educational attainment, Canada, 2011
Table 1 Number and proportion of the population aged 25 to 64 by highest level of educational attainment, Canada, 2011
This table displays the results of table 1 number and proportion of the population aged 25 to 64 by highest level of educational attainment. The information is grouped by educational attainment (appearing as row headers), number and percent (appearing as column headers).
No certificate, diploma or degree
High school diploma or equivalent
Trades certificate or diploma (other than Registered Apprenticeship certificateNote 1)
Throughout this document, the term 'trades certificate other than Registered Apprenticeship certificate' refers to trades certification that was completed through a school-based program as opposed to completing an apprenticeship program or a Certificate of Qualification/Journeyperson's designation.
Comparisons with other data sources suggest that the category 'university certificate or diploma below bachelor level' was over-reported in the National Household Survey. It is recommended that users interpret the results for this category with caution. For detailed explanations on concepts and for information on data quality, please refer to the reference guides on the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS) website.