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Simcoe County Labour Force

Data Last Updated: 14 December, 2017
Characteristic (2017 unless noted) Value

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.

Labour Force Characteristics

Total population, aged 15 years and older 277,161
In the labour force 179,044
Employed 166,207
Unemployed 12,837
Not in the labour force 98,117
Participation rate (%) 64.6
Employment rate (%) 59.97
Unemployment rate (%) 7.17

Labour Force by Industry

Total labour force aged 15 and over 179,044
Industry - not applicable 3,614
All industries 175,431
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 3,752
Mining and oil and gas extraction 484
Utilities 1,681
Construction 17,521
Manufacturing 20,984
Wholesale trade 7,143
Retail trade 21,497
Transportation and warehousing 8,781
Information and cultural industries 2,827
Finance and insurance 4,947
Real estate and rental and leasing 2,956
Professional, scientific and technical services 8,787
Management of companies and enterprises 0
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 8,153
Educational services 11,157
Health care and social assistance 17,129
Arts, entertainment and recreation 5,495
Accommodation and food services 11,194
Other services (except public administration) 7,477
Public administration 13,464

Labour Force by Occupation

Total labour force 15 years and over by occupation 179,044
Occupation - Not applicable 3,614
All occupations 175,431
0 Management occupations 19,689
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 25,894
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 8,087
3 Health occupations 10,361
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 19,097
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 4,014
6 Sales and service occupations 41,149
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 32,224
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 4,216
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 10,699

Employment Income (2017) for Persons 15 Years of Age and Over

Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income 93,610
Median employment income ($) 50,329
Average employment income ($) 64,245
Male aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time 51,301
Male aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($) 58,195
Male aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($) 72,227
Female aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time 42,309
Female aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($) 44,830
Female aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($) 53,720

Labour Force by Place of Work

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Notes: Commuting Flow - Employed Labour Force Aged 15 Years and Over Having a Usual Place of Work, for Census Subdivisions, Flows Greater than or Equal to 20. Source: 2011 National Household Survey.