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Alaska Highway North

Labour Force Participation Census 2006

Datanote: For smaller communities where the population does not exceed 250 people, income statistics are suppressed. For this reason, the census subdivisions of Beaver Creek (6001042), Burwash Landing (6001039), Champagne Landing (6001038), Destruction Bay (6001048) and Haines Junction (6001018) were combined to provide income statistics for this geographic region.

TopicTotalMaleFemale
Population 15 years and over by labour force activity - 20% sample data705360350
In the labour force510255255
Employed465225235
Unemployed453015
Not in the labour force19510590
Participation rate72.370.872.9
Employment rate66.062.567.1
Unemployment rate8.811.85.9
Population 15 to 24 years - Labour force activity1055055
In the labour force502030
Employed402025
Unemployed10010
Not in the labour force553025
Participation rate47.640.054.5
Employment rate38.140.045.5
Unemployment rate20.00.033.3
Population 25 years and over - Labour force activity600305295
In the labour force460235220
Employed420210215
Unemployed352510
Not in the labour force1407570
Participation rate76.777.074.6
Employment rate70.068.972.9
Unemployment rate7.610.64.5