Chart 6
Employment change among paid employees by employment characteristic, Canada, February to April 2020, not adjusted for seasonality

Low-wage Temporary job Job tenure of one year or less Paid by the hour No union coverage All employees -40 -30 -20 -10 0 %
Note(s):
Those in the low-wage category earned less than two-thirds of the 2019 median hourly wage of $24.04.
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, Labour Force Survey.

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This is a bar clustered chart.

Employment change among paid employees by employment characteristic, Canada, February to April 2020, not adjusted for seasonality
  %
Low-wage -38.1
Temporary job -30.2
Job tenure of one year or less -29.5
Paid by the hour -25.1
No union coverage -21.2
All employees -17.8
Note(s):
Those in the low-wage category earned less than two-thirds of the 2019 median hourly wage of $24.04.
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, Labour Force Survey.
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