Labour Market Outcomes of Young Postsecondary Graduates, 2005 to 2012 - ARCHIVED

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This Economic Insights article documents the evolution of real annual wages and salaries and employment patterns of young postsecondary graduates by field of study from 2005 to 2012. Results are shown for Canadian-born individuals aged 25 to 34 who are college graduates or hold a bachelor's degree. The data are drawn from the linked 2006 Census–2011 National Household Survey–T1 Personal Master File. Fields of study are defined according to the Classification of Instructional Programs.

Issue Number: 2015050
Author(s): Frank, Kristyn; Frenette, Marc; Morissette, René

Main Product: Economic Insights

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  • Correction: September 17, 2015

    An error in the production of the PDF version resulted in the inclusion of incorrect data in Table 2. This error has been corrected.