Employment

Employment Rates

Characteristic

South Stormont 2011

Ontario 2011

 

Total population aged 15 years and over by Labour Force Activity

10,450

10,476,665

Employed

6,320

6,297,000

Unemployed

460

567,985

Participation Rate

64.9

65.5

Employment Rate

60.5

60.1

Unemployment Rate

6.8

8.3

Source: www.12statcan.gc.ca

 

 








 

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* Note: the unemployment rate in South Stormont was lower than that of Ontario in 2011 (6.8% vs. 8.3%).

Jobs by Industry in South Stormont                                                

3,178

Total Jobs in 2012

Industry

2012 Jobs

 

Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting

26

 

Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction

8

 

Utilities

7

 

Construction

296

 

Manufacturing

804

 

Wholesale trade

110

 

Retail trade

249

 

Transportation and warehousing

141

 

Information and cultural industries

6

 

Finance and insurance

86

 

Real estate and rental and leasing

20

 

Professional, scientific and technical services

98

 

Management of companies and enterprises

0

 

Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services

206

 

Educational services

198

 

Health care and social assistance

320

 

Arts, entertainment and recreation

8

 

Accommodation and food services

176

 

Other services (except public administration)

91

 

Public administration

248

 

Unclassified

80

 

                                                 Source:www.12statcan.gc.ca