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Watson Lake (CSD)

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 data655335320
In the labour force530270255
Employed465240225
Unemployed653030
Not in the labour force1306565
Participation rate80.980.679.7
Employment rate71.071.670.3
Unemployment rate12.311.111.8
Population 15 years and over in private households with no children at home420220195
In the labour force325175150
Employed280155130
Unemployed402020
Not in the labour force1005045
Participation rate77.479.576.9
Employment rate66.770.566.7
Unemployment rate12.311.413.3
Population 15 years and over in private households with children at home235110130
In the labour force20595110
Employed1808595
Unemployed251015
Not in the labour force301020
Participation rate87.286.484.6
Employment rate76.677.373.1
Unemployment rate12.210.513.6
Population 15 years and over in private households with children under 6 years only452525
In the labour force351515
Employed251510
Unemployed0010
Not in the labour force101010
Participation rate77.860.060.0
Employment rate55.660.040.0
Unemployment rate0.00.066.7
Population 15 years and over in private households with children under 6 years as well as children 6 years and over552530
In the labour force452525
Employed402020
Unemployed1000
Not in the labour force0010
Participation rate81.8100.083.3
Employment rate72.780.066.7
Unemployment rate22.20.00.0
Population 15 years and over in private households with children 6 years and over only1406075
In the labour force1205070
Employed1155065
Unemployed1000
Not in the labour force151010
Participation rate85.783.393.3
Employment rate82.183.386.7
Unemployment rate8.30.00.0