Manitoba Labour Market Information (LMI) by Region:

Labour Force Characteristics - Tables


Table 1: Labour Force Characteristics (000’s)

2016 by Manitoba Economic Regions

Manitoba
Southeast
Central
Southwest
Winnipeg
Interlake
Parklands & North

Population (Age 15+)

999.0

91.0

88.5

87.9

603.1

75.5

55.4

Labour force

674.9

63.2

57.4

60.1

411.2

49.2

37.8

Employment

633.6

60.2

54.1

57.7

383.4

45.9

36.0

Full-time employment

510.5

48.0

44.7

44.6

308.1

37.4

29.4

Part-time employment

123.1

12.2

10.1

9.5

75.3

8.6

6.7

Unemployment

41.4

3.0

2.3

3.3

27.8

3.3

1.7

Not in labour force

324.1

27.9

27.4

31.0

192.0

26.3

17.7

Unemployment rate (%)

6.1

4.1

4.0

5.7

6.8

6.7

4.5

Participation Rate (%)

67.6

65.8

67.7

64.9

68.2

65.2

68.2

Employment Rate (%)

63.4

63.1

64.9

61.1

63.6

60.8

65.0



Table 2: Population by Economic Regions, 2011

 
Manitoba
Southeast
South Central
Southwest
North Central
Wpg.
Interlake
Parklands
North
Total Population, 2011
1,208,268
104,535
60,656
108,868
48,289
666,832
88,854
42,088
88,146
Total Population, 2006
1,148,401
93,115
54,253
103,700
47,040
636,177
86,808
42,708
84,600
Total Population % change,
2006 to 2011
5.2
12.3
11.8
5.0
2.7
4.8
2.4
-1.5
4.2
Median age of the total
population (in years)
38.4
37.6
34.6
39.5
38.1
39
44.1
45.3
26.3
% of the total
population aged 15 & over
80.9%
78.0%
75.9%
81.6%
77.8%
83.2%
82.7%
81.7%
68.9%
Aboriginal identity population, 2011
195,895
12,655
1,855
10,505
9,270
72,475
14,515
9,890
64,720
% of aboriginal
population aged 15 & over
68.0%
69.9%
61.2%
66.7%
65.3%
71.3%
72.1%
67.9%
63.8%
Immigrant population, 2011
184,505
11,890
10,120
9,450
1,950
142,425
5,590
1,365
1,710
% of immigrant
population aged 15 & over
89.4%
81.5%
82.9%
85.5%
92.1%
90.5%
95.0%
93.4%
88.9%
% of immigrant population aged 15 & over who arrived between 2006 & 2011
26.2%
21.4%
26.0%
42.5%
19.8%
26.6%
4.3%
16.1%
25.7%
Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census & 2011 National Household Survey

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