Data tables, 2016 Census

Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 - Skill-level Category (8A), Mobility Status 5 Years Ago (9), Place of Residence 5 Years Ago (15), Labour Force Status (3), Age (13A) and Sex (3) for the Labour Force 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 occupation - national occupational classification 2016 - skill-level category , mobility status 5 years ago , place of residence 5 years ago , labour force status , age and sex for the labour force aged 15 years and over in private households in British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique
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Mobility Status 5 Years Ago (9) Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 - Skill-level category (8A)
Total - Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 Skill-level categoryFootnote 2 Occupation - not applicableFootnote 3 All skill levelsFootnote 4 Skill level A Managers Skill level A Professionals Skill level B College or apprenticeship trainingFootnote 5 Skill level C High school or job-specific trainingFootnote 6 Skill level D On-the-job trainingFootnote 7
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago 2,471,665 43,805 2,427,860 274,995 426,975 768,440 665,165 292,290
Non-movers 1,322,800 20,585 1,302,215 152,480 219,515 408,610 363,995 157,615
Movers 1,148,865 23,215 1,125,650 122,520 207,460 359,825 301,175 134,670
Non-migrants 598,715 10,440 588,280 63,630 99,280 190,020 163,400 71,950
Migrants 550,150 12,775 537,375 58,885 108,185 169,805 137,775 62,730
Internal migrants 426,820 8,145 418,675 46,645 82,640 139,750 106,340 43,305
Intraprovincial migrants 319,720 6,060 313,665 35,135 58,115 106,510 81,230 32,675
Interprovincial migrants 107,100 2,090 105,010 11,510 24,520 33,245 25,105 10,630
External migrants 123,335 4,635 118,700 12,245 25,545 30,055 31,435 19,420

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Refers to whether a person aged 15 years and over who is in the labour force was employed or unemployed 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 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

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 4

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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Footnote 5

Occupations that usually require a college or apprenticeship training.

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Footnote 6

Occupations that usually require a high school or job-specific training.

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Footnote 7

Occupations for which on-the-job training is given.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016296.

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