Canada – Participation rate of womenFootnote 1 aged 15 to 64 years, by economic region

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This map shows the participation rate of women aged 15 to 64 years, by economic region.

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Summary

This table shows the category associated with the participation rate of women aged 15 to 64 years, for each economic region (ER) and by corresponding category colour.

Category classification of the participation rate of women aged 15 to 64 years, showing category colour.
Category Participation rate of women aged 15 to 64 years Colour
1 ≥84.0% Dark orange
2 80.0% to <84.0% Medium dark orange
3 75.0% to <80.0% Medium orange
4 72.0% to <75.0% Medium light orange
5 <72.0% Light orange
6 Sparsely populated (outside population ecumene) Pale grey

Economic regions are outlined with a black line.

Data

Summary

The following table lists the economic regions for Canada, their associated data values and the category to which they are assigned on the map.

Economic regions for Canada by participation rate of women aged 15 to 64 years, and associated category.
Economic region unique identifier Economic regions name Percentage Category
1010 Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland and Labrador 71.9 5
1020 South Coast--Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland and Labrador 62.1 5
1030 West Coast--Northern Peninsula--Labrador, Newfoundland and Labrador 67.0 5
1040 Notre Dame--Central Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador 63.5 5
1110 Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island 77.6 3
1210 Cape Breton, Nova Scotia 66.4 5
1220 North Shore, Nova Scotia 71.0 5
1230 Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia 70.8 5
1240 Southern, Nova Scotia 70.8 5
1250 Halifax, Nova Scotia 75.6 3
1310 Campbellton--Miramichi, New Brunswick 68.1 5
1320 Moncton--Richibucto, New Brunswick 76.5 3
1330 Saint John--St. Stephen, New Brunswick 72.2 4
1340 Fredericton--Oromocto, New Brunswick 74.1 4
1350 Edmundston--Woodstock, New Brunswick 70.7 5
2410 Gaspésie--Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec 70.0 5
2415 Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec 72.2 4
2420 Capitale-Nationale, Quebec 78.0 3
2425 Chaudière-Appalaches, Quebec 78.2 3
2430 Estrie, Quebec 73.7 4
2433 Centre-du-Québec, Quebec 75.1 3
2435 Montérégie, Quebec 76.6 3
2440 Montréal, Quebec 72.1 4
2445 Laval, Quebec 75.8 3
2450 Lanaudière, Quebec 74.7 4
2455 Laurentides, Quebec 75.8 3
2460 Outaouais, Quebec 74.8 4
2465 Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec 71.9 5
2470 Mauricie, Quebec 70.7 5
2475 Saguenay--Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec 70.3 5
2480 Côte-Nord, Quebec 71.1 5
2490 Nord-du-Québec, Quebec 73.0 4
3510 Ottawa, Ontario 75.0 3
3515 Kingston--Pembroke, Ontario 72.1 4
3520 Muskoka--Kawarthas, Ontario 72.4 4
3530 Toronto, Ontario 72.5 4
3540 Kitchener--Waterloo--Barrie, Ontario 76.0 3
3550 Hamilton--Niagara Peninsula, Ontario 73.8 4
3560 London, Ontario 73.6 4
3570 Windsor--Sarnia, Ontario 69.4 5
3580 Stratford--Bruce Peninsula, Ontario 75.7 3
3590 Northeast, Ontario 70.6 5
3595 Northwest, Ontario 71.2 5
4610 Southeast, Manitoba 72.3 4
4620 South Central, Manitoba 70.0 5
4630 Southwest, Manitoba 77.4 3
4640 North Central, Manitoba 71.7 5
4650 Winnipeg, Manitoba 75.2 3
4660 Interlake, Manitoba 73.8 4
4670 Parklands, Manitoba 71.3 5
4680 North, Manitoba 55.5 5
4710 Regina--Moose Mountain, Saskatchewan 77.1 3
4720 Swift Current--Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan 77.4 3
4730 Saskatoon--Biggar, Saskatchewan 76.4 3
4740 Yorkton--Melville, Saskatchewan 74.3 4
4750 Prince Albert, Saskatchewan 71.0 5
4760 Northern, Saskatchewan 49.0 5
4810 Lethbridge--Medicine Hat, Alberta 72.2 4
4820 Camrose--Drumheller, Alberta 75.0 3
4830 Calgary, Alberta 76.2 3
4840 Banff--Jasper--Rocky Mountain House, Alberta 75.6 3
4850 Red Deer, Alberta 74.8 4
4860 Edmonton, Alberta 75.8 3
4870 Athabasca--Grande Prairie--Peace River, Alberta 72.2 4
4880 Wood Buffalo--Cold Lake, Alberta 71.0 5
5910 Vancouver Island and Coast, British Columbia 73.1 4
5920 Lower Mainland--Southwest, British Columbia 72.4 4
5930 Thompson--Okanagan, British Columbia 72.8 4
5940 Kootenay, British Columbia 71.8 5
5950 Cariboo, British Columbia 72.6 4
5960 North Coast, British Columbia 71.4 5
5970 Nechako, British Columbia 71.7 5
5980 Northeast, British Columbia 72.4 4
6010 Yukon, Yukon 81.6 2
6110 Northwest Territories, Northwest Territories 75.8 3
6210 Nunavut, Nunavut 68.3 5

Note(s)

Footnote 1

Refers to the total number of women employed and unemployed during the week of May 1 to May 7, 2016, expressed as a percentage of the total population of women aged 15 to 64 years.

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Source

Statistics Canada, Census of Population, 2016.

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