Canada – Percentage of employed populationFootnote 1 aged 55 years and over, by economic region

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This map shows the percentage of the employed population who were aged 55 years and over during the week of May 1 to May 7, 2016, by economic region.

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Summary

This table shows the category associated with the percentage of the employed population aged 55 years and over during the reference week and by corresponding category colour.

Category classifications of the percentage of the employed population aged 55 years and over during the reference week, showing category colour.
Category Percentage of the employed population aged 55 years and over Colour
1 ≥25.0% Dark orange
2 22.0% to <25.0% Medium dark orange
3 20.0% to <22.0% Medium light orange
4 <20.0% Light orange
5 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 percentage of the employed population aged 55 and over during the reference week and associated category.
Economic region unique identifier Economic region name Percentage Category
1010 Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland and Labrador 19.9 4
1020 South Coast--Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland and Labrador 27.5 1
1030 West Coast--Northern Peninsula--Labrador, Newfoundland and Labrador 22.5 2
1040 Notre Dame--Central Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador 24.8 2
1110 Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island 25.5 1
1210 Cape Breton, Nova Scotia 28.8 1
1220 North Shore, Nova Scotia 26.5 1
1230 Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia 24.9 2
1240 Southern, Nova Scotia 28.3 1
1250 Halifax, Nova Scotia 19.9 4
1310 Campbellton--Miramichi, New Brunswick 25.5 1
1320 Moncton--Richibucto, New Brunswick 21.8 3
1330 Saint John--St. Stephen, New Brunswick 23.3 2
1340 Fredericton--Oromocto, New Brunswick 20.8 3
1350 Edmundston--Woodstock, New Brunswick 25.6 1
2410 Gaspésie--Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec 28.4 1
2415 Bas-Saint-Laurent, Quebec 24.9 2
2420 Capitale-Nationale, Quebec 20.1 3
2425 Chaudière-Appalaches, Quebec 22.2 2
2430 Estrie, Quebec 22.4 2
2433 Centre-du-Québec, Quebec 22.2 2
2435 Montérégie, Quebec 21.4 3
2440 Montréal, Quebec 19.1 4
2445 Laval, Quebec 20.5 3
2450 Lanaudière, Quebec 20.4 3
2455 Laurentides, Quebec 21.4 3
2460 Outaouais, Quebec 18.8 4
2465 Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Quebec 21.0 3
2470 Mauricie, Quebec 23.3 2
2475 Saguenay--Lac-Saint-Jean, Quebec 21.5 3
2480 Côte-Nord, Quebec 20.7 3
2490 Nord-du-Québec, Quebec 16.7 4
3510 Ottawa, Ontario 21.1 3
3515 Kingston--Pembroke, Ontario 24.7 2
3520 Muskoka--Kawarthas, Ontario 28.4 1
3530 Toronto, Ontario 20.3 3
3540 Kitchener--Waterloo--Barrie, Ontario 21.3 3
3550 Hamilton--Niagara Peninsula, Ontario 23.0 2
3560 London, Ontario 22.1 2
3570 Windsor--Sarnia, Ontario 22.3 2
3580 Stratford--Bruce Peninsula, Ontario 27.9 1
3590 Northeast, Ontario 23.3 2
3595 Northwest, Ontario 23.4 2
4610 Southeast, Manitoba 22.0 2
4620 South Central, Manitoba 21.7 3
4630 Southwest, Manitoba 24.2 2
4640 North Central, Manitoba 25.5 1
4650 Winnipeg, Manitoba 20.0 3
4660 Interlake, Manitoba 27.4 1
4670 Parklands, Manitoba 31.6 1
4680 North, Manitoba 20.6 3
4710 Regina--Moose Mountain, Saskatchewan 21.5 3
4720 Swift Current--Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan 30.1 1
4730 Saskatoon--Biggar, Saskatchewan 21.1 3
4740 Yorkton--Melville, Saskatchewan 30.4 1
4750 Prince Albert, Saskatchewan 26.6 1
4760 Northern, Saskatchewan 20.0 3
4810 Lethbridge--Medicine Hat, Alberta 23.0 2
4820 Camrose--Drumheller, Alberta 27.1 1
4830 Calgary, Alberta 18.9 4
4840 Banff--Jasper--Rocky Mountain House, Alberta 23.1 2
4850 Red Deer, Alberta 21.6 3
4860 Edmonton, Alberta 19.3 4
4870 Athabasca--Grande Prairie--Peace River, Alberta 21.6 3
4880 Wood Buffalo--Cold Lake, Alberta 16.3 4
5910 Vancouver Island and Coast, British Columbia 26.7 1
5920 Lower Mainland--Southwest, British Columbia 20.9 3
5930 Thompson--Okanagan, British Columbia 26.5 1
5940 Kootenay, British Columbia 27.2 1
5950 Cariboo, British Columbia 24.6 2
5960 North Coast, British Columbia 24.3 2
5970 Nechako, British Columbia 26.2 1
5980 Northeast, British Columbia 19.5 4
6010 Yukon, Yukon 24.1 2
6110 Northwest Territories, Northwest Territories 19.6 4
6210 Nunavut, Nunavut 16.3 4

Note(s)

Footnote 1

Refers to persons who were employed during the week of May 1 to May 7, 2016, at all jobs or businesses or had a job, including those absent due to such factors as illness, vacation, etc., expressed as a percentage of the total employed population aged 15 and over.

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Source

Statistics Canada, Census of Population, 2016.

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