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Watson Lake

Labour Force by Industry Census 2001

Datanote: In some cases, the census subdivision boundary does not match the municipal boundary. To provide a more representative estimate of demography in this geographic area, the census subdivisions of Two and One-Half Mile Village (6001034), Two Mile Village (6001033), Upper Liard (6001032), and Watson Lake (6001003) were combined.

TopicTotalMaleFemale
Labour force 15 years and over by industry - 1997 North American Industry Classification System - 20% Sample Data685360325
Industry - Not applicable201010
All industries665350320
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11)35350
Mining and oil and gas extraction (21)25200
Utilities (22)000
Construction (23)65600
Manufacturing (31-33)15100
Wholesale trade (41)000
Retail trade (44-45)602530
Transportation and warehousing (48-49)453015
Information and cultural industries (51)151010
Finance and insurance (52)10010
Real estate and rental and leasing (53)0100
Professional, scientific and technical services (54)10010
Management of companies and enterprises (55)000
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services (56)201010
Educational services (61)501040
Health care and social assistance (62)701065
Arts, entertainment and recreation (71)101010
Accommodation and food services (72)903550
Other services (except public administration) (81)201010
Public administration (91)1205565