Data tables, 2016 Census

Income Statistics (17), Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 (13A), Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 (23A) and Work Activity During the Reference Year (9) 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 income statistics , occupation - national occupational classification 2016 , industry - north american industry classification system 2012 and work activity during the reference year for the population aged 15 years and over in private households in Nunavut
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Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 (23A) Work activity during the reference year (9)
Total - Work activity during the reference yearFootnote 3 Did not workFootnote 4 Worked Worked full timeFootnote 5 Worked full year, full time Worked part year, full time Worked part timeFootnote 6 Worked full year, part time Worked part year, part time
Total - Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012Footnote 7 23,930 7,415 16,515 12,880 7,760 5,120 3,640 1,000 2,635
Industry - not applicableFootnote 8 6,935 6,935 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
All industriesFootnote 9 16,995 485 16,515 12,880 7,760 5,120 3,635 1,000 2,640
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 195 10 185 150 40 115 30 10 25
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 695 20 670 625 260 370 40 0 40
22 Utilities 310 10 305 235 150 85 70 15 55
23 Construction 1,115 20 1,095 940 325 615 155 20 130
31-33 Manufacturing 160 10 155 125 55 65 30 15 10
41 Wholesale trade 125 0 115 90 55 35 25 10 20
44-45 Retail trade 2,145 100 2,045 1,265 640 620 780 230 560
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 860 25 835 640 400 240 195 80 120
51 Information and cultural industries 220 0 215 155 105 45 65 20 40
52 Finance and insurance 120 0 120 110 90 25 10 0 10
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 540 10 525 445 260 185 80 20 55
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 315 0 310 255 165 90 55 15 40
55 Management of companies and enterprises 15 0 15 10 10 10 0 0 10
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 465 15 450 310 190 120 145 45 95
61 Educational services 2,020 50 1,970 1,515 1,030 485 455 80 370
62 Health care and social assistance 1,435 45 1,385 990 555 435 395 95 295
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 330 15 315 180 100 75 140 65 70
72 Accommodation and food services 695 45 650 425 205 220 225 55 170
81 Other services (except public administration) 500 15 485 405 270 130 85 25 55
91 Public administration 4,745 85 4,665 4,000 2,855 1,145 665 190 470

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

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 2

Total income - The sum of certain incomes (in cash and, in some circumstances, in kind) of the statistical unit during a specified reference period. The components used to calculate total income vary between:

- statistical units of social statistical programs such as persons, private households, census families and economic families;
- statistical units of business statistical programs such as enterprises, companies, establishments and locations;
- statistical units of farm statistical programs such as farm operator and farm family.

In the context of persons, total income refers to receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during a specified reference period.

In the context of census families, total income refers to receipts from certain sources of all of its family members, before income taxes and deductions, during a specified reference period.

In the context of economic families, total income refers to receipts from certain sources of all of its family members, before income taxes and deductions, during a specified reference period.

In the context of households, total income refers to receipts from certain sources of all household members, before income taxes and deductions, during a specified reference period.

The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. Receipts that are included as income are:

- employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities);
- income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, guaranteed investment certificates (GICs) and mutual funds;
- income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and registered retirement income funds (RRIFs);
- other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships;
- income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, Employment Insurance benefits, Old Age Security benefits, Canada Pension Plan and Québec Pension Plan benefits and disability income.

Receipts excluded from this income definition are:

- one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump-sum insurance settlements and tax-free savings account (TFSA) or registered retirement savings plan (RRSP) withdrawals;
- capital gains because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are more relevant to the concept of wealth than the concept of income;
- employers' contributions to registered pension plans, Canada Pension Plan, Québec Pension Plan and Employment Insurance;
- voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter and goods produced for own consumption.

After-tax income - Total income less income taxes of the statistical unit during a specified reference period. Income taxes refers to the sum of federal income taxes, provincial and territorial income taxes, less abatement where applicable. Provincial and territorial income taxes include health care premiums in certain jurisdictions. Abatement reduces the federal income taxes payable by persons residing in Quebec or in certain self-governing Yukon First Nation settlement lands.

Employment income - All income received as wages, salaries and commissions from paid employment and net self-employment income from farm or non-farm unincorporated business and/or professional practice during the reference period.

Wages, salaries and commissions - Gross wages and salaries before deductions for such items as income taxes, pension plan contributions and employment insurance premiums during the reference period. While other employee remuneration such as security options benefits, board and lodging and other taxable allowances and benefits are included in this source, employers' contributions to pension plans and employment insurance plans are excluded. Other receipts included in this source are military pay and allowances, tips, commissions and cash bonuses associated with paid employment, benefits from wage-loss replacement plans or income-maintenance insurance plans, supplementary unemployment benefits from an employer or union, research grants, royalties from a work or invention with no associated expenses and all types of casual earnings during the reference period.

Median income - The median income of a specified group is the amount that divides the income distribution of that group into two halves, i.e., the incomes of half of the units in that group are below the median, while those of the other half are above the median. Median incomes of individuals are calculated for those with income (positive or negative).

Average income - Average income of a specified group is calculated by dividing the aggregate income of that group by the number of units in that group. Average incomes of individuals are calculated for those with income (positive or negative).

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Footnote 3

Refers to the number of weeks in which a person aged 15 years and over worked for pay or in self-employment in 2015 at all jobs held, even if only for a few hours, and whether these weeks were mostly full time (30 hours or more per week) or mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week).

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Footnote 4

Includes persons aged 15 years and over who never worked, persons who worked prior to 2015 and persons who worked in 2016, but not in 2015.

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Footnote 5

Includes persons aged 15 years and over who worked mostly full time (30 hours or more per week). Full year is 49 weeks and more. Part year is less than 49 weeks.

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Footnote 6

Includes persons aged 15 years and over who worked mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week). Full year is 49 weeks and more. Part year is less than 49 weeks.

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Footnote 7

Refers to the general nature of the business carried out in the establishment where the person worked.

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Footnote 8

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 9

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-X2016300.

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