Labour force characteristics by immigrant status of population aged 25 to 54, by country of birth

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Labour force characteristics by immigrant status of population aged 25 to 54, by country of birth
  2016
  Country of birth
  Canada North America Latin America Europe Africa Asia
  %
Employment rate            
Total population 83.2 78.3 76.5 82.8 71.4 75.6
Landed immigrants1 . 77.8 77.9 83.8 72.3 76.4
Immigrants, landed 5 or less years earlier . 76.9 71.5 77.8 62.1 66.9
Immigrants, landed more than 5 to 10 years earlier . 73.1 75.5 83.5 71.6 75.5
Immigrants, landed more than 10 years earlier . 78.9 79.9 84.7 77.7 79.7
Born in Canada 83.2 . . . . .
Unemployment rate            
Total population 5.5 5.0 9.4 5.1 11.1 6.7
Landed immigrants1 . 5.0 9.3 4.9 10.7 6.5
Immigrants, landed 5 or less years earlier . x 12.3 7.4 13.8 9.7
Immigrants, landed more than 5 to 10 years earlier . x 11.9 5.4 11.5 6.5
Immigrants, landed more than 10 years earlier . 4.3 7.9 4.4 9.0 5.6
Born in Canada 5.5 . . . . .

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