Foreign workers in Canada: Labour force attachment among temporary residents with paid employment in 2019

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Description: Temporary residents constitute an important supply of labour for the Canadian economy. However, some of them do not work in a given year, even when holding a valid work permit. This article estimates the share of temporary residents who had paid employment but were “weakly attached” to the Canadian labour market in 2019.
Issue Number: 2024003
Author(s): Lu, Yuqian; Picot, Garnett
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