MHLU - Health Status Resource

Figure 2.5: Population who participated in the labour force (age 15-24)

Percent of the population (age 15-24), Middlesex-London and Ontario, 2006

Source: 
2006 Census, Statistics Canada
  • In 2006, youth aged 15 to 24 years old had a similar rate of participation in the labour force as the entire population over the age of 15 years.
  • The youth unemployment rate in both Middlesex-London and Ontario was much higher (15.4%) than the unemployment rate for the entire population (6.1%).