Participation rate in formal job-related training for the adult work force,1 by sex, age group, educational attainment and province, Canada and provinces, 1997, 2002 and 2008
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|25 to 34||33||41||35|
|35 to 44||30||35||40|
|45 to 54||28||34||37|
|55 to 64||15||23||28|
|High school or less||16||18||21|
|Completed postsecondary certificate or diploma||32||38||37|
|Completed university degree||43||52||49|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||23||29||35|
|Prince Edward Island||23||31||41|
1. The adult work force is the population aged 25 to 64 who were employed at some point during the reference year.
2. Based on data from the Adult Education and Training Survey (AETS).
3. Based on data from the Access and Support to Education and Training Survey (ASETS), which brings together three previous education surveys: the Survey of Approaches to Educational Planning (SAEP); the Post-Secondary Education Participation Survey (PEPS); and the Adult Education and Training Survey (AETS). More information on ASETS is available under "Surveys" on the Statistics Canada Web site at www.statcan.gc.ca, and in the recent research paper, Lifelong Learning Among Canadians Aged 18 to 64 Years: First Results from the 2008 Access and Support to Education and Training Survey, Catalogue no. 81-595-M-No. 079.
Sources: Statistics Canada, Adult Education and Training Survey (AETS) and Access and Support to Education and Training Survey (ASETS).
Updated June 15, 2010.
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