Employment Rates and Wages of Core-aged Workers in Canada and the United States, 2000 to 2017

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The Canadian and U.S. labour markets have experienced a number of economic shocks since the early 2000s. This Economic Insights article assesses how employment rates and wages of persons aged 25 to 54 evolved in Canada and the United States from 2000 to 2017. The analysis is based on data from Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey (LFS), and on the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Current Population Survey (CPS).

Issue Number: 2018082
Author(s): Bernard, André; Morissette, Rene

Main Product: Economic Insights

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