Table A.3.1
Employment ratesNote 1 of 25- to 64-year-olds, by highest level of education attained and sex, Canada, provinces and territories, 2011

Table A.3.1
Employment rates of 25- to 64-year-olds, by highest level of education attained and sex, Canada, provinces and territories, 2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of employment ratesof 25- to 64-year-olds isced 0/1 (pre-primary and primary), isced 2 (lower secondary), isced 3c (short pro-grammes), upper secondary education, isced 4 (post- secondary non- tertiary), tertiary education, all levels of education, column 1, column 2, column 3, column 4, column 5, column 6, column 7, column 8 and column 9, calculated using percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  ISCED 0/1
(Pre-primary
and primary)
ISCED 2
(Lower secondary)
ISCED 3C (Short pro-grammes) Upper secondary education ISCED 4
(Post-
secondary
non-
tertiary)Note 2
Tertiary education All
levels of education
ISCED 3C
(Long programmes)/3B
ISCED 3A ISCED 5B
(Type B)
ISCED 5A/6
(Type A
and
Advanced research
programmes)
Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5 Column 6 Column 7 Column 8 Column 9
percent
OECD averagesNote 3  
Both sexes 46 58 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 74 73 80 81 84 73
Men 59 69 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 81 80 85 86 88 80
Women 37 48 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 64 65 75 77 79 65
CanadaNote 4  
Both sexes 43 60 Note ...: not applicable [5] 72 79 81 82 76
Men 53 68 Note ...: not applicable [5] 78 82 85 85 80
Women 31 50 Note ...: not applicable [5] 67 73 78 80 72
Newfoundland and Labrador  
Both sexes 33 46 Note ...: not applicable [5] 62 68 77 83 66
Men 36 53 Note ...: not applicable [5] 70 69 79 85 69
Women 28 38 Note ...: not applicable [5] 56 67 75 81 64
Prince Edward Island  
Both sexes 42 61 Note ...: not applicable [5] 71 73 80 83 74
Men 46 67 Note ...: not applicable [5] 73 77 83 85 75
Women 34Note E: Use with caution 54 Note ...: not applicable [5] 69 65 79 82 73
Nova Scotia  
Both sexes 38 58 Note ...: not applicable [5] 70 72 79 82 73
Men 43 67 Note ...: not applicable [5] 75 74 82 86 76
Women 31 47 Note ...: not applicable [5] 65 69 77 80 71
New Brunswick  
Both sexes 36 52 Note ...: not applicable [5] 69 69 81 83 71
Men 39 59 Note ...: not applicable [5] 76 69 83 86 74
Women 31 44 Note ...: not applicable [5] 64 71 79 81 69
Quebec  
Both sexes 41 59 Note ...: not applicable [5] 70 78 82 82 74
Men 50 68 Note ...: not applicable [5] 75 80 83 83 77
Women 31 49 Note ...: not applicable [5] 65 74 81 80 71
Ontario  
Both sexes 43 58 Note ...: not applicable [5] 72 78 80 83 76
Men 55 64 Note ...: not applicable [5] 77 81 85 86 80
Women 32 49 Note ...: not applicable [5] 66 71 77 79 72
Manitoba  
Both sexes 54 66 Note ...: not applicable [5] 79 82 84 86 80
Men 68 77 Note ...: not applicable [5] 84 86 89 89 85
Women 36 52 Note ...: not applicable [5] 74 74 81 83 75
Saskatchewan  
Both sexes 49 68 Note ...: not applicable [5] 79 86 84 85 81
Men 64 77 Note ...: not applicable [5] 86 91 89 89 86
Women 27 55 Note ...: not applicable [5] 72 78 81 83 75
Alberta  
Both sexes 57 69 Note ...: not applicable [5] 78 85 84 85 81
Men 69 77 Note ...: not applicable [5] 85 88 90 89 86
Women 42 57 Note ...: not applicable [5] 72 77 79 81 75
British Columbia  
Both sexes 41 59 Note ...: not applicable [5] 71 79 78 79 74
Men 55 66 Note ...: not applicable [5] 75 82 83 83 79
Women 24 51 Note ...: not applicable [5] 66 71 75 76 70
Yukon  
Both sexes x 62 Note ...: not applicable [5] 82 82 85 91 82
Men Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act 60 Note ...: not applicable [5] 90 85 86 91 83
Women Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act 66 Note ...: not applicable [5] 75 68Note E: Use with caution 85 91 81
Northwest Territories  
Both sexes 51 61 Note ...: not applicable [5] 83 90 90 94 83
Men 53 62 Note ...: not applicable [5] 86 91 93 96 85
Women 49 59 Note ...: not applicable [5] 80 84 88 91 80
Nunavut  
Both sexes 49 54 Note ...: not applicable [5] 74 73 82 93 68
Men 52 58 Note ...: not applicable [5] 70 76 85 95 70
Women 46 50 Note ...: not applicable [5] 76 Note x: suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act 80 91 66
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