Table 16
Labour force participation rate, by visible minority status, immigrant status, age and sex, 2011

Table summary
This table displays the results of Labour force participation rate. The information is grouped by Population (appearing as row headers), Total, Canadian-born, Immigrant, Women and Men, calculated using percentage units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Population Total Canadian-born Immigrant
Women Men Women Men Women Men
percentage
Age 15 and over  
Visible minority 61.7 71.4 65.0 65.4 61.2 73.6
Not a visible minority 61.6 70.5 63.2 71.6 49.4 61.1
Age 15 to 24  
Visible minority 48.4 46.3 50.2 46.2 49.0 48.7
Not a visible minority 64.2 64.0 64.5 64.3 58.4 59.6
Age 25 to 54  
Visible minority 75.6 88.2 85.0 88.9 74.6 88.9
Not a visible minority 83.2 90.8 83.5 90.7 80.7 91.9
Age 55 to 64  
Visible minority 56.1 74.3 61.1 70.9 56.1 74.6
Not a visible minority 56.0 68.5 55.8 67.6 57.4 73.4
Age 65 and over  
Visible minority 9.3 18.7 9.6 20.5 9.3 18.6
Not a visible minority 9.3 18.5 9.4 18.8 9.1 17.6
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