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Employed labour force(1) 15 years and over having a usual place of work in occupied private dwellings by commuting distance(2), 2006 counts, for Canada, census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations, and component census subdivisions (municipalities) - 20% sample data

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Geographic name Commuting distance
Total Less than 5 km 5 to 9.9 km 10 to 14.9 km 15 to 24.9 km 25 km or more Median commuting distance
Notes:
  1. Persons who, during the week (Sunday to Saturday) prior to Census Day (May 16, 2006):
    (a) did any work at all for pay or in self-employment or without pay in a family farm, business or professional practice
    (b) were absent from their job or business, with or without pay, for the entire week because of a vacation, an illness, a labour dispute at their place of work, or any other reasons.
  2. Refers to the distance, in kilometres, between the respondent's residence and his or her usual workplace location. The variable relates to non-institutional residents 15 years of age and over who worked at some time since January 1, 2005. The variable usually relates to the individual's job held in the week prior to enumeration. However, if the person did not work during that week but had worked at some time since January 1, 2005, the information relates to the job held longest during that period.
  3. Data for 2006 is for the first five months of 2006.
  4. The 2001 percent distribution includes the first five months of 2001.
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Canada ! 13,041,190 4,728,025 2,958,550 1,736,605 1,785,970 1,832,035 7.6
Hamilton, CMA 291,905 95,775 66,710 35,310 37,585 56,525 8.3
Grimsby, T 10,440 2,490 840 660 2,685 3,770 20.7
Burlington, CY 74,340 23,940 13,065 8,060 10,095 19,180 10.1
Hamilton, C ! 207,120 69,345 52,810 26,590 24,810 33,570 7.8
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