Chart 5
Vast majority of workers who engaged in training indicate it was job-specific

Job-specific Personal development Computer (hardware or software) Other Personal interest Second language To start or run own business Job search Basic reading, writing, or math 0 20 40 60 80 100 proportion (%) Unemployed aged 25 to 54Unemployed aged 25 to 54 Employed aged 25 to 54Employed aged 25 to 54
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Note(s):
Estimates are for the civilian, non-institutionalized population aged 25 to 54 living in the provinces and are not seasonally adjusted. Estimates represent the proportion of individuals who attended each type of training among all those who attended training in the last 12 months. As respondents could choose multiple types of training, proportions will not add up to 100%. The proportion of unemployed who attended "Basic reading, writing, or math" training has been suppressed following confidentiality guidelines.
Source(s):
Labour Force Survey Supplement (3701), custom tabulation.

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This is a bar clustered chart.

Vast majority of workers who engaged in training indicate it was job-specific, proportion (%)
  Unemployed aged 25 to 54 Employed aged 25 to 54
Job-specific 48.8 81.1
Personal development 16.5 17.2
Computer (hardware or software) 13.1 8.7
Other 13.5 7.3
Personal interest 15.9 6.5
Second language 5.4 2.9
To start or run own business 12.1 2.2
Job search 15.8 1.3
Basic reading, writing, or math x 1.2
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suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
Note(s):
Estimates are for the civilian, non-institutionalized population aged 25 to 54 living in the provinces and are not seasonally adjusted. Estimates represent the proportion of individuals who attended each type of training among all those who attended training in the last 12 months. As respondents could choose multiple types of training, proportions will not add up to 100%. The proportion of unemployed who attended "Basic reading, writing, or math" training has been suppressed following confidentiality guidelines.
Source(s):
Labour Force Survey Supplement (3701), custom tabulation.
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