Table 9
Labour force indicators and median income, population aged 15 years and over, by Aboriginal identity, Canada, 2006

Table 9
Labour force indicators and median income, population aged 15 years and over, by Aboriginal identity, Canada, 2006
Table summary
This table displays the results of Labour force indicators and median income. The information is grouped by Labour force indicator and median incomeappearing as row headers and is grouped by Total Aboriginal population, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Status Indians, Non-Aboriginal popoulation appearing as column headers, calculated using percentage, dollars as a unit of measure.
Labour force indicator and median income Total Aboriginal population First Nations Métis Inuit Status Indians Non-Aboriginal population
percentage
Participation rate – Total population 63.0 58.8 70.1 61.3 57.8 66.9
Females 59.1 55.0 66.2 58.9 53.9 61.7
Males 67.3 63.2 74.1 63.9 62.2 72.5
Employment rate – Total population 53.7 48.2 63.1 48.9 46.8 62.7
Females 51.1 46.1 60.0 49.1 44.8 57.7
Males 56.5 50.7 66.3 48.6 49.2 68.0
Unemployment rate –
Total population
14.8 18.0 10.0 20.3 19.0 6.3
Females 13.5 16.2 9.5 16.7 17.0 6.4
Males 16.1 19.8 10.5 23.8 21.0 6.2
dollars
Median income – Total population 16 752 14 477 20 935 16 969 14 095 25 955
Females 15 654 14 490 17 520 16 599 14 337 20 640
Males 18 714 14 458 26 464 17 425 13 802 32 639
Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Population, 2006.
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