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Whitehorse (City of)

Labour Force Participation by Presence of Children Census 2006

TopicTotalMaleFemale
Population 15 years and over by presence of children and labour force activity - 20% sample data16,1707,8458,325
In the labour force12,7456,3756,375
Employed11,8105,8655,945
Unemployed935505425
Not in the labour force3,4201,4701,950
Participation rate78.881.376.6
Employment rate73.074.871.4
Unemployment rate7.37.96.7
Population 15 years and over in private households with no children at home9,8955,0404,855
In the labour force7,2703,7703,500
Employed6,6653,4003,265
Unemployed610370240
Not in the labour force2,6251,2701,355
Participation rate73.574.872.1
Employment rate67.467.567.3
Unemployment rate8.49.86.9
Population 15 years and over in private households with children at home6,2752,8053,470
In the labour force5,4752,6052,870
Employed5,1502,4652,685
Unemployed325140185
Not in the labour force795200595
Participation rate87.392.982.7
Employment rate82.187.977.4
Unemployment rate5.95.46.4
Population 15 years and over in private households with children under 6 years only1,155495660
In the labour force935475465
Employed880455425
Unemployed551540
Not in the labour force21525195
Participation rate81.096.070.5
Employment rate76.291.964.4
Unemployment rate5.93.28.6
Population 15 years and over in private households with children under 6 years as well as children 6 years and over770375400
In the labour force695360335
Employed635350290
Unemployed601050
Not in the labour force701560
Participation rate90.396.083.8
Employment rate82.593.372.5
Unemployment rate8.62.814.9
Population 15 years and over in private households with children 6 years and over only4,3401,9302,410
In the labour force3,8401,7702,070
Employed3,6301,6601,975
Unemployed21011095
Not in the labour force505160340
Participation rate88.591.785.9
Employment rate83.686.082.0
Unemployment rate5.56.24.6