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 Northwest Territories / Territoires du Nord-Ouest
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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 32,325 23,945 21,415 2,530 8,385 74.1 66.2 10.6
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 10,665 5,855 4,575 1,280 4,810 54.9 42.9 21.9
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 8,860 4,495 3,435 1,055 4,365 50.7 38.8 23.5
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate or diplomaFootnote 6 1,800 1,360 1,135 225 440 75.6 63.1 16.5
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaFootnote 7 1,175 875 710 165 300 74.5 60.4 18.9
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 630 485 430 55 145 77.0 68.3 11.3
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 21,670 18,090 16,840 1,250 3,575 83.5 77.7 6.9
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 6,915 5,245 4,620 625 1,665 75.8 66.8 11.9
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeFootnote 8 14,750 12,845 12,220 625 1,905 87.1 82.8 4.9
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaFootnote 9 1,990 1,705 1,545 155 290 85.7 77.6 9.1
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 5,490 4,655 4,410 245 830 84.8 80.3 5.3
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with university certificate or diploma below bachelor level 805 695 660 30 105 86.3 82.0 4.3
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with bachelor's degree 4,480 3,985 3,845 140 500 89.0 85.8 3.5
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with university certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelFootnote 10 1,985 1,805 1,760 50 180 90.9 88.7 2.8

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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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