Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Toronto, Census division (CD) - Ontario

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Employed labour force by main mode of commuting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2016

Main mode of commuting Toronto Ontario Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 1,251,055 100.0 6,092,715 100.0 15,878,940 100.0
Car, truck, van – as a driver 575,255 46.0 4,375,215 71.8 11,748,095 74.0
Car, truck, van – as a passenger 57,170 4.6 372,475 6.1 868,920 5.5
Public transit 463,000 37.0 888,925 14.6 1,968,220 12.4
Walked 107,665 8.6 320,015 5.3 877,985 5.5
Bicycle 34,355 2.7 75,460 1.2 222,130 1.4
Other method 13,605 1.1 60,625 1.0 193,590 1.2

Average commuting duration for the employed labour force, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2016

Average commuting duration for the employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address Toronto Ontario Canada
Average in minutes 34.2 28.8 26.2

Employed labour force by time leaving for work, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2016

Time leaving for work Toronto Ontario Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 1,251,055 100.0 6,092,710 100.0 15,878,940 100.0
Between 5 a.m. and 5:59 a.m. 56,240 4.5 413,510 6.8 1,073,685 6.8
Between 6 a.m. and 6:59 a.m. 162,440 13.0 1,039,255 17.1 2,814,750 17.7
Between 7 a.m. and 7:59 a.m. 305,355 24.4 1,571,225 25.8 4,458,830 28.1
Between 8 a.m. and 8:59 a.m. 335,835 26.8 1,354,870 22.2 3,349,975 21.1
Between 9 a.m. and 11:59 a.m. 200,780 16.0 740,335 12.2 1,756,265 11.1
Between 12 p.m. and 4:59 a.m. 190,405 15.2 973,510 16.0 2,425,435 15.3

Employed labour force by place of work status, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2016

Place of work status Toronto Ontario Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force 1,361,375 100.0 6,612,150 100.0 17,230,035 100.0
Worked at home 101,275 7.4 480,290 7.3 1,272,285 7.4
Worked outside Canada 9,045 0.7 39,145 0.6 78,815 0.5
No fixed workplace address 156,250 11.5 736,715 11.1 1,987,265 11.5
Usual place of work 1,094,805 80.4 5,356,000 81.0 13,891,680 80.6

Symbols:

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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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revised
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use with caution

Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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