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2015 Yearly Average Results

Released on January 29, 2016


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Summary of the 2015 Yearly Average Results

  (10 thousand persons)
Actual figures Change from 2014
  (%)
Population aged 15 years old and over 11077 -5 -0.0
Labour force 6598 11 0.2
  Employed persons 6376 25 0.4
    Employee 5640 45 0.8
  Unemployed persons 222 -14 -5.9
Not in labour force 4473 -16 -0.4
Labour force participation rate (%) 59.6 0.2 -
Employment rate (%) 57.6 0.3 -
Unemployment rate, original series (%) 3.4 -0.2 -

Summary Tables

Table 1 Population aged 15 years old and over by labour force status, employed person by industry, and unemployed person by reason for seeking a job(Excel:41KB)

Table 2 Population aged 15 years old and over by regions and labour force status(Excel:51KB)

Notes

Notes on the results

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