Population aged 25 to 64 with college or university education and their employment rate, Canada,1 provinces and territories, and selected OECD countries, 2009
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1. These Labour Force Survey (LFS) estimates for Canada were derived using the results of the LFS in the provinces. The calculation of the Canada-level average does not include the territories.
Note: The International Standard Classification of Education (ISCED) system was used to classify educational attainment, which reflects the highest level of education successfully completed. "Tertiary education" is captured here; in Canada, this is the equivalent of college and university education (ISCED 5B, 5A/6).
Sources: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Education at a Glance 2011: OECD Indicators, Tables A7.3a and A1.3a; Statistics Canada, Education Indicators in Canada: An International Perspective 2011, Tables A.1.3 and A.5.2.