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Whitehorse (City of)

Labour Force Participation Census 2001

TopicTotalMaleFemale
Population 15 years and over by labour force activity - 20% Sample Data14,8257,2107,620
In the labour force11,9906,0055,985
Employed10,7905,2705,520
Unemployed1,200730465
Not in the labour force2,8351,2001,630
Participation rate80.983.378.5
Employment rate72.873.172.4
Unemployment rate10.012.27.8
Population 15-24 years - Labour force activity2,7651,4151,345
In the labour force1,9101,025880
Employed1,500770730
Unemployed410260155
Not in the labour force855390465
Participation rate69.172.465.4
Employment rate54.254.454.3
Unemployment rate21.525.417.6
Population 25 years and over - Labour force activity12,0605,7906,275
In the labour force10,0804,9755,105
Employed9,2954,5004,790
Unemployed790475315
Not in the labour force1,9808101,170
Participation rate83.685.981.4
Employment rate77.177.776.3
Unemployment rate7.89.56.2