The Canada–U.S. gap in women’s labour market participation

Articles and reports: 75-006-X201600114651

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This study reports on the trends in the labour force participation rate (LFPR) of prime-aged women (25 to 54) in both Canada and the United States. The paper examines the population groups that have been behind the rising divergence in the LFPR between the two countries over the past two decades.

Issue Number: 2016001
Author(s): Drolet, Marie; Larochelle-Côté, Sébastien; Uppal, Sharanjit
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