Statistical Table

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

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2012 2013 2014 2015 2016

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Côte-Nord and Nord-du-Québec
Labour Force 56.2 57.5 53.6 56.1 58.9
  Males 31.0 31.4 28.7 30.0 32.2
  Females 25.3 26.1 24.9 26.1 26.8
  
Employment 51.9 53.0 48.9 50.6 53.9
  Males 27.8 28.4 25.4 26.5 28.7
  Females 24.2 24.6 23.6 24.1 25.2
  
Full-time employment 42.9 44.3 40.6 42.0 45.0
  Males 24.9 25.9 23.1 24.1 26.0
  Females 18.0 18.4 17.5 17.9 19.0
  
Part-time employment 9.0 8.6 8.3 8.6 8.9
  Males 2.9 2.5 2.3 2.4 2.7
  Females 6.1 6.2 6.1 6.2 6.2
  
Number of unemployed 4.3 4.5 4.7 5.5 5.1
  Males 3.2 3.0 3.3 3.5 3.5
  Females 0.0 1.5 0.0 2.1 1.6
  

%

Participation rate 61.0 62.4 58.2 61.0 64.2
  Males 64.7 66.5 60.2 64.9 67.6
  Females 57.2 58.1 56.2 57.1 60.8
  
Employment rate 56.4 57.5 53.1 55.1 58.8
  Males 58.0 60.2 53.2 57.4 60.3
  Females 54.8 54.8 53.3 52.7 57.1
  
Proportion of part-time employment 17.3 16.2 17.0 17.0 16.5
  Males 10.4 8.8 9.1 9.1 9.4
  Females 25.2 25.2 25.8 25.7 24.6
  
Unemployment rate 7.7 7.8 8.8 9.8 8.7
  Males 10.3 9.6 11.5 11.7 10.9
  Females 0.0 5.7 0.0 8.0 6.0
  

Week

Average duration of unemployment1 14.4 16.5 10.4 18.7 18.0
  Males 16.9 19.1 10.2 19.0 20.6
  Females 0.0 11.1 0.0 18.3 12.7
  

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
  
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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