Statistical Table

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

 Export to Excel 2013

2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

k

Outaouais
Labour Force 209.7 206.7 208.1 216.1 214.1
  Males 107.1 108.1 108.9 112.4 111.2
  Females 102.6 98.5 99.2 103.7 102.8
  
Total employment 196.0 192.7 192.6 200.2 198.7
  Males 99.4 99.2 99.2 102.6 101.2
  Females 96.6 93.5 93.4 97.5 97.5
  
Full-time employment 163.3 159.3 160.2 165.9 165.4
  Males 87.0 85.7 87.5 89.6 89.4
  Females 76.3 73.6 72.8 76.2 76.0
  
Part-time employment 32.8 33.4 32.4 34.3 33.2
  Males 12.4 13.5 11.8 13.0 11.8
  Females 20.4 19.9 20.6 21.3 21.5
  
Number of unemployed 13.6 13.9 15.5 15.9 15.4
  Males 7.7 8.9 9.6 9.7 10.1
  Females 5.9 5.0 5.9 6.2 5.3
  

%

Participation rate 67.3 65.8 65.8 67.9 66.8
  Males 71.0 68.3 69.4 71.1 70.2
  Females 63.8 63.1 62.2 64.7 63.5
  
Employment rate 62.9 61.3 60.9 62.9 62.0
  Males 65.9 62.7 63.2 64.9 63.8
  Females 60.1 59.9 58.6 60.8 60.2
  
Proportion of part-time employment 16.7 17.3 16.8 17.1 16.7
  Males 12.5 13.6 11.9 12.7 11.7
  Females 21.1 21.3 22.1 21.8 22.1
  
Unemployment rate 6.5 6.7 7.4 7.4 7.2
  Males 7.2 8.2 8.8 8.6 9.1
  Females 5.8 5.1 5.9 6.0 5.2
  

Week

Average duration of unemployment1 18.0 21.0 28.3 23.0 20.9
  Males 16.0 21.3 28.8 23.6 21.7
  Females 20.6 20.5 27.5 22.2 19.6
  

2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

k

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
 

Symbols used in tables