Occupations of South Asian, Chinese and Black women: Prevalence and age composition

Articles and reports: 75-004-M2020002


Among the employed population, women are generally younger than men. Furthermore, there are notable differences for particular occupations, which is even more pronounced for certain groups of women. This study uses data primarily from the 2016 Census of Population to examine the prevalence and age composition of three groups of women-South Asian, Chinese and Black-across occupations of various skill levels.

Issue Number: 2020002
Author(s): Gagnon, Valerie; Milan, Anne
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