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Labour Force Participation Census 2006

TopicTotalMaleFemale
Population 15 years and over by labour force activity - 20% sample data24,49012,28512,205
In the labour force19,1209,8209,305
Employed17,3158,7408,570
Unemployed1,8051,075730
Not in the labour force5,3702,4652,900
Participation rate78.179.976.2
Employment rate70.771.170.2
Unemployment rate9.410.97.8
Population 15 to 24 years - Labour force activity4,1452,2101,935
In the labour force2,8501,5101,340
Employed2,4101,2251,180
Unemployed440280155
Not in the labour force1,295700595
Participation rate68.868.369.3
Employment rate58.155.461.0
Unemployment rate15.418.511.6
Population 25 years and over - Labour force activity20,34510,07510,270
In the labour force16,2708,3057,965
Employed14,9057,5107,390
Unemployed1,365795570
Not in the labour force4,0701,7652,305
Participation rate80.082.477.6
Employment rate73.374.572.0
Unemployment rate8.49.67.2