Table 1
Selected characteristics of persons aged 15 to 64 with disabilities by category of work potentialNote 1Note 2

Table 1
Selected characteristics of persons aged 15 to 64 with disabilities by category of work potentialNote 1Note 2
Table summary
This table displays the results of Selected characteristics of persons aged 15 to 64 with disabilities by category of work potential Employed, Potential workers, Not potential workers, Unemployed, Future job-seekers, Other potential workers, Total, Completely
prevented
from working, Permanently retired and Other (never worked), calculated using number and percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  Employed Potential workers Not potential workers
Unemployed Future job-seekersNote 3 Other potential workersNote 4 Total Completely
prevented
from working
Permanently retired Other (never worked) Total
number
Population 1,057,100 125,700 175,200 110,800 411,600 204,700 632,600 32,300Note E: Use with caution 869,600
  percent
Gender  
Women 51.3 53.2 51.1 55.9 53.0 53.6 54.6 78.3 55.2
Men 48.7 46.8 48.9 44.1 47.0 46.4 45.4 21.7Note E: Use with caution 44.8
Age Group  
15 to 24 7.3 16.9 24.8 23.6Note E: Use with caution 22.1 9.0Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published 18.6Note E: Use with caution 3.2
25 to 34 11.7 15.0Note E: Use with caution 21.9 18.8 18.9 13.4Note E: Use with caution 1.2Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published 4.3Note E: Use with caution
35 to 44 18.1 30.0Note E: Use with caution 17.6 18.8 21.7 16.2 6.7 Note F: too unreliable to be published 9.2
45 to 54 34.7 23.6 23.3 23.6 23.5 29.2 24.4 Note F: too unreliable to be published 25.1
55 to 64 28.2 14.5Note E: Use with caution 12.3Note E: Use with caution 15.3Note E: Use with caution 13.8 32.2 67.3 47.4Note E: Use with caution 58.3
Severity  
Mild 45.9 30.5 24.7 30.2 28.0 9.8Note E: Use with caution 18.0 Note F: too unreliable to be published 15.9
Moderate 22.0 14.6 20.7 16.9 17.8 12.5Note E: Use with caution 18.2 Note F: too unreliable to be published 16.9
Severe 19.3 32.7 26.5 30.1Note E: Use with caution 29.4 28.2 23.1 41.5Note E: Use with caution 25.0
Very Severe 12.8 22.3 28.1 22.7 24.9 49.5 40.6 28.5Note E: Use with caution 42.2
Highest level of education  
Less than high school diploma 13.1 18.6 26.0 34.9 26.1 47.7 27.3 60.7Note E: Use with caution 33.3
High school diploma 28.0 26.8 31.2 31.4 29.9 26.9 30.6 38.4Note E: Use with caution 30.0
College diploma 40.0 38.3 29.2 26.8 31.4 18.4 31.3 Note F: too unreliable to be published 27.2
University degree 19.0 16.4Note E: Use with caution 13.7Note E: Use with caution 6.9Note E: Use with caution 12.7 7.0Note E: Use with caution 10.7 Note F: too unreliable to be published 9.5
Condition existed at birth  
Yes 12.3 15.9 17.9 20.4 18.0 23.9Note E: Use with caution 6.8 17.1Note E: Use with caution 11.3
When last worked  
Last worked this year Note ...: not applicable 51.6 29.2 20.5 33.9 4.8Note E: Use with caution 4.5 0.0 4.4
Last worked in 2011 Note ...: not applicable 11.5Note E: Use with caution 11.6 9.1Note E: Use with caution 10.9 6.0Note E: Use with caution 4.8Note E: Use with caution 0.0 4.9
Last worked over 2007-2010 Note ...: not applicable 26.6Note E: Use with caution 33.9 28.0Note E: Use with caution 30.1 20.7 27.8 0.0 25.1
Last worked prior to 2007 Note ...: not applicable 5.4Note E: Use with caution 18.7 30.2 17.5 43.3 62.9 0.0 55.9
Never worked Note ...: not applicable 5.0Note E: Use with caution 6.8 12.1 7.6 25.2 0.0 100.0 9.8
Income sources  
Social assistance 3.7 25.8 21.7 30.9 25.4 31.7 19.4 27.7Note E: Use with caution 22.6
Workers' compensation 8.4 8.9Note E: Use with caution 4.7Note E: Use with caution 5.1Note E: Use with caution 6.1Note E: Use with caution 5.3Note E: Use with caution 9.3 Note F: too unreliable to be published 8.0
CPP-D or QPP-DNote 5 3.3 7.3Note E: Use with caution 13.5Note E: Use with caution 16.4 12.3 43.4 39.9 Note F: too unreliable to be published 39.5
Long-term disability benefit 5.4 5.8Note E: Use with caution 9.9Note E: Use with caution 5.3Note E: Use with caution 7.4 25.8 15.2 Note F: too unreliable to be published 17.5
Employment insurance 11.5 15.0 10.3Note E: Use with caution 7.4Note E: Use with caution 11.0 4.3Note E: Use with caution 2.3Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published 2.7
Occupation TypeNote 6  
Science, health, education, law, arts and recreation, and related 27.8 24.5Note E: Use with caution 17.5Note E: Use with caution 17.9Note E: Use with caution 20.1 23.8 16.8Note E: Use with caution Note ...: not applicable 20.8
Business, finance, and administration 15.9 14.3Note E: Use with caution 15.7 11.6Note E: Use with caution 14.4 12.7Note E: Use with caution 19.2Note E: Use with caution Note ...: not applicable 15.5Note E: Use with caution
Management 9.8 2.2Note E: Use with caution 5.7Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published 4.2Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note F: too unreliable to be published
Sales and service 25.6 31.7 31.8 41.6Note E: Use with caution 33.8 29.8 34.0Note E: Use with caution Note ...: not applicable 31.6
Trades, transportation, natural resources, manufacturing, utilities, and related 21.0 27.3 29.3 24.4Note E: Use with caution 27.6 28.3 29.4Note E: Use with caution Note ...: not applicable 28.8
Currently attending school  
Yes 6.3 14.9Note E: Use with caution 22.4 20.3 19.6 Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published 0.0 Note F: too unreliable to be published
Low income statusNote 7  
Low income 8.8 27.3Note E: Use with caution 29.3 29.0Note E: Use with caution 28.6 24.7 22.1 Note F: too unreliable to be published 22.7
Household IncomeNote 7  
Less than $40,000 21.4 40.6 40.4 38.3 39.9 44.7 41.9 49.5Note E: Use with caution 42.8
Between $40,000 and $80,000 34.8 28.6 26.5 26.8 27.2 28.7 30.8 24.5Note E: Use with caution 30.1
Greater than $80,000 43.9 30.8 33.2 34.8 32.9 26.6 27.3 25.7Note E: Use with caution 27.1
Marital StatusNote 7  
Married or common-law 61.7 42.2 37.3 49.9 42.2 39.8 61.3 32.0Note E: Use with caution 55.2
Single, separated, or widowed 38.3 57.8 62.6 50.1 57.8 60.2 38.7 68.0 44.8
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