Labour force characteristics by immigrant status of population aged 25 to 54, and by educational attainment

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Labour force characteristics by immigrant status of population aged 25 to 54, and by educational attainment
  2015
  All education levels No degree, certificate or diploma High school graduate Post-secondary certificate or diploma University degree
  %
Employment rate          
Total population 81.4 59.5 76.1 85.4 86.2
Landed immigrants1 77.1 60.1 71.6 81.1 79.6
Immigrants, landed 5 or less years earlier 66.0 49.5 57.5 70.1 67.8
Immigrants, landed more than 5 to 10 years earlier 75.6 57.0 70.3 78.2 77.7
Immigrants, landed more than 10 years earlier 80.9 62.7 74.8 84.4 85.6
Born in Canada 83.3 59.2 77.9 86.6 90.9
Unemployment rate          
Total population 5.8 11.5 6.9 5.3 4.6
Landed immigrants1 6.9 8.3 6.8 6.4 7.1
Immigrants, landed 5 or less years earlier 10.9 10.0 12.8 9.8 11.2
Immigrants, landed more than 5 to 10 years earlier 8.0 12.8 8.6 7.5 7.6
Immigrants, landed more than 10 years earlier 5.6 7.2 5.4 5.4 5.3
Born in Canada 5.4 12.4 6.9 5.0 3.2

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