Table 17
Employment rate, by visible minority status, immigrant status, age and sex, Canada, 2011

Table summary
This table displays the results of Employment 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 55.2 64.8 57.7 57.4 54.8 67.4
Not a visible minority 57.4 65.0 59.0 65.9 46.1 57.4
Age 15 to 24  
Visible minority 39.0 36.3 40.6 35.9 39.3 38.7
Not a visible minority 54.9 53.2 55.2 53.4 49.5 49.4
Age 25 to 54  
Visible minority 68.6 81.8 79.4 83.0 67.3 82.4
Not a visible minority 78.8 85.3 79.2 85.1 75.4 87.0
Age 55 to 64  
Visible minority 51.5 68.3 58.5 65.6 51.4 68.6
Not a visible minority 53.0 63.7 52.8 62.9 54.3 69.0
Age 65 and over  
Visible minority 8.4 17.2 9.2 19.5 8.3 17.1
Not a visible minority 8.6 17.3 8.7 17.5 8.5 16.7
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