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Watson Lake

Labour Force Participation Census 2016

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.

TopicValue
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by Labour force status - 25% sample data900
In the labour force600
Employed450
Unemployed150
Not in the labour force305
Participation rate66.7
Employment rate50.0
Unemployment rate25.0