Statistical Table

Labour market characteristics by sex, population aged 15 and over, Montréal and all of Québec, 2013-2017

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2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

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Montréal
Labour Force 1,065.8 1,050.8 1,082.8 1,101.3 1,128.8
  Males 565.5 556.8 582.0 573.7 594.1
  Females 500.2 494.0 500.9 527.6 534.7
  
Total employment 963.3 947.3 969.0 997.0 1,035.9
  Males 507.4 495.5 518.5 515.3 544.9
  Females 455.9 451.8 450.5 481.6 491.0
  
Full-time employment 763.9 745.6 770.7 799.4 833.8
  Males 429.6 414.9 440.0 437.3 462.0
  Females 334.3 330.7 330.8 362.1 371.8
  
Part-time employment 199.4 201.7 198.3 197.6 202.1
  Males 77.8 80.6 78.6 78.1 82.9
  Females 121.6 121.2 119.7 119.6 119.2
  
Number of unemployed 102.5 103.5 113.8 104.3 92.9
  Males 58.1 61.4 63.4 58.3 49.2
  Females 44.3 42.2 50.4 46.0 43.7
  

%

Participation rate 64.9 63.6 65.0 65.5 66.5
  Males 70.3 69.1 71.0 70.0 71.1
  Females 59.7 58.4 59.3 61.3 62.1
  
Employment rate 58.7 57.3 58.2 59.3 61.1
  Males 63.1 61.5 63.3 62.9 65.2
  Females 54.4 53.4 53.3 55.9 57.0
  
Proportion of part-time employment 20.7 21.3 20.5 19.8 19.5
  Males 15.3 16.3 15.2 15.2 15.2
  Females 26.7 26.8 26.6 24.8 24.3
  
Unemployment rate 9.6 9.8 10.5 9.5 8.2
  Males 10.3 11.0 10.9 10.2 8.3
  Females 8.9 8.5 10.1 8.7 8.2
  

Week

Average duration of unemployment1 28.1 26.4 29.5 25.9 22.4
  Males 28.7 26.5 32.7 27.3 23.0
  Females 27.2 26.2 25.5 24.1 21.8
  

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

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All of Québec
Labour Force 4,393.5 4,400.0 4,434.2 4,448.3 4,495.7
  Males 2,315.7 2,314.3 2,334.8 2,338.1 2,364.7
  Females 2,077.9 2,085.8 2,099.4 2,110.2 2,131.0
  
Total employment 4,060.8 4,059.7 4,097.0 4,133.1 4,223.3
  Males 2,122.7 2,106.3 2,136.8 2,148.6 2,213.3
  Females 1,938.0 1,953.5 1,960.2 1,984.6 2,010.0
  
Full-time employment 3,277.8 3,245.3 3,290.3 3,344.0 3,409.4
  Males 1,848.8 1,820.7 1,850.8 1,865.3 1,908.4
  Females 1,429.0 1,424.7 1,439.5 1,478.7 1,501.0
  
Part-time employment 783.0 814.4 806.7 789.1 813.8
  Males 274.0 285.6 286.1 283.3 304.8
  Females 509.0 528.8 520.6 505.9 509.0
  
Number of unemployed 332.8 340.3 337.2 315.2 272.5
  Males 192.9 208.0 197.9 189.6 151.5
  Females 139.8 132.3 139.2 125.6 121.0
  

%

Participation rate 65.0 64.7 64.8 64.6 64.9
  Males 69.3 68.8 68.9 68.6 68.9
  Females 60.9 60.7 60.7 60.7 60.9
  
Employment rate 60.1 59.7 59.9 60.0 60.9
  Males 63.5 62.6 63.1 63.0 64.5
  Females 56.8 56.8 56.7 57.0 57.4
  
Proportion of part-time employment 19.3 20.1 19.7 19.1 19.3
  Males 12.9 13.6 13.4 13.2 13.8
  Females 26.3 27.1 26.6 25.5 25.3
  
Unemployment rate 7.6 7.7 7.6 7.1 6.1
  Males 8.3 9.0 8.5 8.1 6.4
  Females 6.7 6.3 6.6 6.0 5.7
  

Week

Average duration of unemployment1 24.3 22.9 24.4 21.3 20.0
  Males 24.9 23.0 26.2 22.7 21.1
  Females 23.4 22.7 21.8 19.0 18.7
  

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 17, 2018
 

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