Table A.2.3 Proportion of most important reason reported by Canadians aged 18 to 64 for not undertaking further education or training between July 2007 and June 2008
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|Total||18 to 24 year olds||25 to 64 year olds|
|Couldn't find the information you were looking for||1.6||2.7||1.5|
|Was not sure if it was worth it||3.9||4.7||3.9|
|Training conflicted with your work schedule||10.9||8.9||11.1|
|Didn't have the prerequisites||1.1||4.7||0.7E|
|Lack of employer support||1.9||0.5E||2.0|
|Needed to work||11.9||12.5||11.9|
|Training was too expensive, couldn't afford the cost||10.9||19.0||10.1|
|Could not get a loan||0.2E||0.6E||0.2E|
|Training was offered at an inconvenient time||3.2||4.6||3.1|
|Training was offered at an inconvenient place||1.8||2.4E||1.7|
|Lack of confidence, interest or motivation||10.8||10.3||10.8|
E use with caution
Source: Access and Support to Education and Training Survey (ASETS), 2008.