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Whitehorse, Unorganized

Labour Force Participation Census 2006

TopicTotalMaleFemale
Population 15 years and over by labour force activity - 20% sample data1,415730685
In the labour force1,140585555
Employed1,060535520
Unemployed854535
Not in the labour force270150125
Participation rate80.680.181.0
Employment rate74.973.375.9
Unemployment rate7.57.76.3
Population 15 to 24 years - Labour force activity1709580
In the labour force1256560
Employed1105550
Unemployed151010
Not in the labour force503020
Participation rate73.568.475.0
Employment rate64.757.962.5
Unemployment rate12.015.416.7
Population 25 years and over - Labour force activity1,240630605
In the labour force1,015515495
Employed950480470
Unemployed653530
Not in the labour force225115110
Participation rate81.981.781.8
Employment rate76.676.277.7
Unemployment rate6.46.86.1