Data tables, 2016 Census

Labour Force Status (8), Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 Years Ago (9), Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (7), Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 (13A), Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 - Skill-level Category (8A), Age (9) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details labour force status , mobility status - place of residence 5 years ago , highest certificate, diploma or degree , occupation - national occupational classification 2016 , occupation - national occupational classification 2016 - skill-level category , age and sex for the population aged 15 years and over in private households in Ottawa - Gatineau
Data quality
Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 (13A) Labour force status (8)
Total - Labour force statusFootnote 3 In the labour force Employed Unemployed Not in the labour force Participation rate Employment rate Unemployment rate
Total - Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016Footnote 4 1,073,820 727,045 676,475 50,565 346,770 67.7 63.0 7.0
Occupation - not applicableFootnote 5 308,230 17,220 0 17,225 291,005 5.6 0 100.0
All occupationsFootnote 6 765,590 709,825 676,480 33,345 55,770 92.7 88.4 4.7
0 Management occupations 86,020 82,180 80,280 1,905 3,840 95.5 93.3 2.3
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 142,880 132,805 127,585 5,220 10,075 92.9 89.3 3.9
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 80,305 76,840 74,395 2,445 3,460 95.7 92.6 3.2
3 Health occupations 47,645 45,150 44,175 980 2,495 94.8 92.7 2.2
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 122,295 113,425 109,635 3,795 8,870 92.7 89.6 3.3
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 30,450 25,625 23,765 1,865 4,820 84.2 78.0 7.3
6 Sales and service occupations 170,335 154,560 143,835 10,725 15,770 90.7 84.4 6.9
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 68,905 64,370 59,420 4,955 4,530 93.4 86.2 7.7
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 7,940 6,800 5,935 865 1,140 85.6 74.7 12.7
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 8,815 8,055 7,450 600 760 91.4 84.5 7.4

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'Highest certificate, diploma or degree,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 2

Refers to the kind of work performed by persons aged 15 years and over as determined by their kind of work and the description of the main activities in their job. The occupation data are produced according to the NOC 2016.

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Footnote 3

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 4

Refers to the kind of work performed by persons aged 15 years and over as determined by their kind of work and the description of the main activities in their job. The occupation data are produced according to the NOC 2016.

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Footnote 5

Includes persons aged 15 years and over who never worked for pay or self-employment, or last worked for pay or self-employment prior to 2015.

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Footnote 6

Includes persons aged 15 years and over who have worked at some point in time between January 2015 and May 2016.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016288.

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