Data tables, 2016 Census

Aboriginal Identity (9), Secondary (High) School Diploma or Equivalency Certificate (14), Labour Force Status (8), Registered or Treaty Indian Status (3), Residence by Aboriginal Geography (10), Age (13A) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details aboriginal identity , secondary school diploma or equivalency certificate , labour force status , registered or treaty indian status , residence by aboriginal geography , age and sex for the population aged 15 years and over in private households in Quebec / Québec
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Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate (14) Labour force status (8)
Total - Labour force statusFootnote 4 In the labour force Employed Unemployed Not in the labour force Participation rate Employment rate Unemployment rate
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificateFootnote 5 6,634,280 4,255,500 3,949,330 306,175 2,378,780 64.1 59.5 7.2
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,509,365 628,985 548,320 80,665 880,385 41.7 36.3 12.8
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,323,065 507,850 440,285 67,565 815,220 38.4 33.3 13.3
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate or diplomaFootnote 6 186,300 121,135 108,035 13,095 65,165 65.0 58.0 10.8
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaFootnote 7 173,770 113,755 101,515 12,240 60,010 65.5 58.4 10.8
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 12,525 7,375 6,520 855 5,150 58.9 52.1 11.6
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 5,124,915 3,626,520 3,401,005 225,510 1,498,395 70.8 66.4 6.2
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,426,980 833,035 764,055 68,975 593,945 58.4 53.5 8.3
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeFootnote 8 3,697,930 2,793,480 2,636,950 156,530 904,450 75.5 71.3 5.6
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaFootnote 9 946,960 722,435 673,240 49,200 224,525 76.3 71.1 6.8
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,152,985 855,660 809,030 46,630 297,320 74.2 70.2 5.4
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with university certificate or diploma below bachelor level 236,260 154,555 145,900 8,650 81,705 65.4 61.8 5.6
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with bachelor's degree 872,060 681,075 648,090 32,985 190,985 78.1 74.3 4.8
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with university certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelFootnote 10 489,670 379,755 360,685 19,070 109,915 77.6 73.7 5.0

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the 2016 Census of Population. For more information on Aboriginal variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016 and the Aboriginal Peoples Technical Report, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 2

Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the Census of Population.

For more information on Aboriginal variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016 and the Aboriginal Peoples Technical Report, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 3

Residence on or off reserve refers to whether the person's usual place of residence is in a census subdivision (CSD) that is defined as 'on reserve' or 'off reserve.'

Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the Census of Population.

For more information on Aboriginal variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016 and the Aboriginal Peoples Technical Report, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 4

Refers to whether a person aged 15 years and over was employed, unemployed or not in the labour force during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2016.

Early enumeration was conducted in remote, isolated parts of the provinces and territories. When enumeration has taken place before May 2016, the reference date used is the date on which the household was enumerated.

In the past, this variable was called Labour force activity.

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Footnote 5

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 6

Here, 'postsecondary certificate or diploma' includes the categories 'apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' and 'college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma.'

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Footnote 7

'Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' includes Certificates of Apprenticeship, Certificates of Qualification and Journeyperson's designations, as well as other trades certificates or diplomas such as pre-employment or vocational certificates and diplomas from brief trade programs completed at community colleges, institutes of technology, vocational centres and similar institutions.

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Footnote 8

'Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree' includes 'apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma,' 'college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma' and university certificates, diplomas and degrees.

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Footnote 9

'Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' includes Certificates of Apprenticeship, Certificates of Qualification and Journeyperson's designations, as well as other trades certificates or diplomas such as pre-employment or vocational certificates and diplomas from brief trade programs completed at community colleges, institutes of technology, vocational centres and similar institutions.

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Footnote 10

'University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor level' includes the categories 'University certificate or diploma above bachelor level,' 'Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry,' 'Master's degree' and 'Earned doctorate.'

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016265.

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