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Whitby Labour Force

Data Last Updated: 29 April, 2017
Characteristic (2016 unless noted) Value

Source: Manifold Data Mining Inc.

Labour Force Characteristics

Total population, aged 15 years and older 111,618
In the labour force 74,684
Employed 70,114
Unemployed 4,570
Not in the labour force 36,935
Participation rate (%) 66.91
Employment rate (%) 62.82
Unemployment rate (%) 6.12

Labour Force by Industry

Total labour force aged 15 and over 74,684
Industry - not applicable 1,758
All industries 72,926
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 288
Mining and oil and gas extraction 94
Utilities 2,427
Construction 4,156
Manufacturing 5,929
Wholesale trade 3,815
Retail trade 8,456
Transportation and warehousing 2,854
Information and cultural industries 2,751
Finance and insurance 5,350
Real estate and rental and leasing 1,712
Professional, scientific and technical services 5,852
Management of companies and enterprises 38
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 2,989
Educational services 6,388
Health care and social assistance 6,812
Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,520
Accommodation and food services 3,608
Other services (except public administration) 2,682
Public administration 5,206

Labour Force by Occupation

Total labour force 15 years and over by occupation 74,684
Occupation - Not applicable 1,758
All occupations 72,926
0 Management occupations 10,648
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 13,449
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 5,629
3 Health occupations 3,577
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 10,396
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 2,160
6 Sales and service occupations 16,120
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 7,628
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 855
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 2,465

Employment Income (2016) for Persons 15 Years of Age and Over

Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income 44,769
Median employment income ($) 63,944
Average employment income ($) 78,890
Male aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time 24,678
Male aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($) 73,056
Male aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($) 89,294
Female aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time 20,090
Female aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($) 55,121
Female aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($) 65,812

Labour Force by Place of Work

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Notes: Commuting Flow - Employed Labour Force Aged 15 Years and Over Having a Usual Place of Work, for Census Subdivisions, Flows Greater than or Equal to 20. Source: 2011 National Household Survey.