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Watson Lake (CSD)

Labour Force Participation Census 2001

TopicTotalMaleFemale
Population 15 years and over by labour force activity - 20% Sample Data670340335
In the labour force535270265
Employed465225240
Unemployed704530
Not in the labour force1407070
Participation rate79.979.479.1
Employment rate69.466.271.6
Unemployment rate13.116.711.3
Population 15-24 years - Labour force activity1005545
In the labour force603530
Employed552525
Unemployed10100
Not in the labour force402515
Participation rate60.063.666.7
Employment rate55.045.555.6
Unemployment rate16.728.60.0
Population 25 years and over - Labour force activity570285290
In the labour force475235240
Employed405200210
Unemployed653530
Not in the labour force1004555
Participation rate83.382.582.8
Employment rate71.170.272.4
Unemployment rate13.714.912.5