Statistical Table

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

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2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

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Montréal
Labour Force 1,040.7 1,065.8 1,050.8 1,082.8 1,101.3
  Males 553.4 565.5 556.8 582.0 573.7
  Females 487.3 500.2 494.0 500.9 527.6
  
Total employment 935.3 963.3 947.3 969.0 997.0
  Males 495.9 507.4 495.5 518.5 515.3
  Females 439.4 455.9 451.8 450.5 481.6
  
Full-time employment 753.2 763.9 745.6 770.7 799.4
  Males 429.0 429.6 414.9 440.0 437.3
  Females 324.2 334.3 330.7 330.8 362.1
  
Part-time employment 182.1 199.4 201.7 198.3 197.6
  Males 66.9 77.8 80.6 78.6 78.1
  Females 115.2 121.6 121.2 119.7 119.6
  
Number of unemployed 105.4 102.5 103.5 113.8 104.3
  Males 57.5 58.1 61.4 63.4 58.3
  Females 47.9 44.3 42.2 50.4 46.0
  

%

Participation rate 63.9 64.9 63.6 65.0 65.5
  Males 68.7 70.3 69.1 71.0 70.0
  Females 59.3 59.7 58.4 59.3 61.3
  
Employment rate 57.5 58.7 57.3 58.2 59.3
  Males 61.6 63.1 61.5 63.3 62.9
  Females 53.5 54.4 53.4 53.3 55.9
  
Proportion of part-time employment 19.5 20.7 21.3 20.5 19.8
  Males 13.5 15.3 16.3 15.2 15.2
  Females 26.2 26.7 26.8 26.6 24.8
  
Unemployment rate 10.1 9.6 9.8 10.5 9.5
  Males 10.4 10.3 11.0 10.9 10.2
  Females 9.8 8.9 8.5 10.1 8.7
  

Week

Average duration of unemployment1 25.3 28.1 26.4 29.5 25.9
  Males 27.6 28.7 26.5 32.7 27.3
  Females 22.5 27.2 26.2 25.5 24.1
  

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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