Statistical Table

Labour market characteristics by sex, population aged 15 and over, Estrie and all of Québec, 2012-2016

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2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

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Estrie
Labour Force 159.8 166.1 167.1 164.2 163.0
  Males 85.5 88.7 84.2 85.5 84.4
  Females 74.3 77.4 83.0 78.7 78.5
  
Total employment 146.9 155.5 155.8 153.7 153.0
  Males 77.7 82.1 77.5 79.3 78.2
  Females 69.2 73.4 78.3 74.4 74.8
  
Full-time employment 115.2 122.8 120.1 121.2 120.7
  Males 67.4 70.7 66.2 68.1 67.2
  Females 47.8 52.0 53.9 53.1 53.5
  
Part-time employment 31.7 32.7 35.7 32.5 32.4
  Males 10.3 11.3 11.3 11.2 11.0
  Females 21.4 21.4 24.4 21.3 21.3
  
Number of unemployed 12.9 10.6 11.4 10.6 9.9
  Males 7.8 6.6 6.7 6.3 6.3
  Females 5.1 4.0 4.7 4.3 3.7
  

%

Participation rate 60.5 62.4 62.4 61.0 60.2
  Males 63.8 66.2 65.2 64.6 62.5
  Females 57.2 58.6 59.8 57.5 57.8
  
Employment rate 55.6 58.4 58.2 57.1 56.5
  Males 58.0 61.3 60.0 59.9 57.9
  Females 53.2 55.6 56.5 54.3 55.0
  
Proportion of part-time employment 21.6 21.0 22.9 21.1 21.2
  Males 13.3 13.8 14.6 14.1 14.1
  Females 30.9 29.2 31.2 28.6 28.5
  
Unemployment rate 8.1 6.4 6.8 6.5 6.1
  Males 9.1 7.4 8.0 7.4 7.5
  Females 6.9 5.2 5.7 5.5 4.7
  

Week

Average duration of unemployment1 17.4 21.0 21.0 22.8 19.3
  Males 18.4 21.7 23.0 27.9 18.5
  Females 15.6 20.0 18.1 15.0 20.5
  

2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

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All of Québec
Labour Force 4,341.8 4,393.5 4,400.0 4,434.2 4,448.3
  Males 2,285.5 2,315.7 2,314.3 2,334.8 2,338.1
  Females 2,056.4 2,077.9 2,085.8 2,099.4 2,110.2
  
Total employment 4,005.9 4,060.8 4,059.7 4,097.0 4,133.1
  Males 2,092.7 2,122.7 2,106.3 2,136.8 2,148.6
  Females 1,913.2 1,938.0 1,953.5 1,960.2 1,984.6
  
Full-time employment 3,245.9 3,277.8 3,245.3 3,290.3 3,344.0
  Males 1,831.0 1,848.8 1,820.7 1,850.8 1,865.3
  Females 1,414.8 1,429.0 1,424.7 1,439.5 1,478.7
  
Part-time employment 760.0 783.0 814.4 806.7 789.1
  Males 261.7 274.0 285.6 286.1 283.3
  Females 498.3 509.0 528.8 520.6 505.9
  
Number of unemployed 335.9 332.8 340.3 337.2 315.2
  Males 192.7 192.9 208.0 197.9 189.6
  Females 143.2 139.8 132.3 139.2 125.6
  

%

Participation rate 64.8 65.0 64.7 64.8 64.6
  Males 69.0 69.3 68.8 68.9 68.6
  Females 60.7 60.9 60.7 60.7 60.7
  
Employment rate 59.8 60.1 59.7 59.9 60.0
  Males 63.2 63.5 62.6 63.1 63.0
  Females 56.5 56.8 56.8 56.7 57.0
  
Proportion of part-time employment 19.0 19.3 20.1 19.7 19.1
  Males 12.5 12.9 13.6 13.4 13.2
  Females 26.0 26.3 27.1 26.6 25.5
  
Unemployment rate 7.7 7.6 7.7 7.6 7.1
  Males 8.4 8.3 9.0 8.5 8.1
  Females 7.0 6.7 6.3 6.6 6.0
  

Week

Average duration of unemployment1 22.1 24.3 22.9 24.4 21.3
  Males 22.7 24.9 23.0 26.2 22.7
  Females 21.2 23.4 22.7 21.8 19.0
  

Note: — A population inferior to 1,500 in Quebec represent an unreliable estimation for the circulation criterias of Statistics Canada.
  
1. According to the new definition of average duration of unemployment integrated since 1997 (without upper limit).
  
Source: Statistics Canada, Labour Force Survey, adapted by the Institut de la statistique du Québec.
  
 
January 12, 2017
 

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