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Watson Lake

Labour Force Participation National Household Survey 2011

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. Global non-response rate for this area: 39.0%

TopicValue
Total population aged 15 years and over by labour force status890
In the labour force630
Employed545
Unemployed90
Not in the labour force260
Participation rate70.8
Employment rate61.2
Unemployment rate14.3