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Elgin County Labour Force

Data Last Updated: 18 January, 2019
Characteristic (2018 unless noted)
Value
Labour Force Characteristics
Total population, aged 15 years and older
75,649
In the labour force
46,626
Employed
44,410
Unemployed
2,216
Not in the labour force
29,023
Participation rate (%)
61.63
Employment rate (%)
58.71
Unemployment rate (%)
4.75
Labour Force by Industry
Total labour force aged 15 and over
46,626
Industry - not applicable
994
All industries
45,632
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting
2,888
Mining and oil and gas extraction
79
Utilities
352
Construction
3,665
Manufacturing
7,623
Wholesale trade
1,507
Retail trade
4,605
Transportation and warehousing
2,717
Information and cultural industries
632
Finance and insurance
1,406
Real estate and rental and leasing
677
Professional, scientific and technical services
1,637
Management of companies and enterprises
50
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services
2,211
Educational services
2,569
Health care and social assistance
5,495
Arts, entertainment and recreation
800
Accommodation and food services
2,774
Other services (except public administration)
2,195
Public administration
1,750
Labour Force by Occupation
Total labour force 15 years and over
46,626
Occupation - Not applicable
994
All occupations
45,632
0 Management
4,549
1 Business, finance and administration
5,798
2 Natural and applied sciences and related
1,712
3 Health
3,310
4 Education, law and social, community and government services
4,317
5 Art, culture, recreation and sport
865
6 Sales and service
9,568
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators
9,046
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production
1,965
9 Manufacturing and utilities
4,503
Employment Income (2017) for Persons 15 Years of Age & Over
Population aged 15 years & over who worked full year, full time, with employment income
26,217
Median employment income ($)
49,347
Average employment income ($)
56,893
Male aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time
15,131
Male aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($)
54,727
Male aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($)
61,135
Female aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time
11,085
Female aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($)
44,592
Female aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($)
51,276

Elgin County Labour Force

Data Last Updated: 18 January, 2019

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.
Labour Force Characteristics
Total population, aged 15 years and older 75,649
In the labour force 46,626
Employed 44,410
Unemployed 2,216
Not in the labour force 29,023
Participation rate (%) 61.63
Employment rate (%) 58.71
Unemployment rate (%) 4.75
Labour Force by Industry
Total labour force aged 15 and over 46,626
Industry - not applicable 994
All industries 45,632
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 2,888
Mining and oil and gas extraction 79
Utilities 352
Construction 3,665
Manufacturing 7,623
Wholesale trade 1,507
Retail trade 4,605
Transportation and warehousing 2,717
Information and cultural industries 632
Finance and insurance 1,406
Real estate and rental and leasing 677
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,637
Management of companies and enterprises 50
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 2,211
Educational services 2,569
Health care and social assistance 5,495
Arts, entertainment and recreation 800
Accommodation and food services 2,774
Other services (except public administration) 2,195
Public administration 1,750
Labour Force by Occupation
Total labour force 15 years and over 46,626
Occupation - Not applicable 994
All occupations 45,632
0 Management 4,549
1 Business, finance and administration 5,798
2 Natural and applied sciences and related 1,712
3 Health 3,310
4 Education, law and social, community and government services 4,317
5 Art, culture, recreation and sport 865
6 Sales and service 9,568
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators 9,046
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production 1,965
9 Manufacturing and utilities 4,503
Employment Income (2017) for Persons 15 Years of Age & Over
Population aged 15 years & over who worked full year, full time, with employment income 26,217
Median employment income ($) 49,347
Average employment income ($) 56,893
Male aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time 15,131
Male aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($) 54,727
Male aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($) 61,135
Female aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time 11,085
Female aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($) 44,592
Female aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($) 51,276