The impact of aging on labour market participation rates / by Andrew Fields, Sharanjit Uppal and Sébastien LaRochelle-Côté.: CS75-006/2017-19E-PDF

"Since 2007—prior to the economic downturn of 2008/2009—the overall labour force participation of Canadians declined by about two percentage points. The first part of the study investigates the extent to which aging affected changes in labour market participation rates since 2007, based on data from the Labour Force Survey (LFS). In the second part, the reasons behind the increase in the participation rates of Canadians aged 55 and over, which have been trending upwards since 1996, are explored"--p. 1.

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Department/Agency Canada. Statistics Canada.
Title The impact of aging on labour market participation rates / by Andrew Fields, Sharanjit Uppal and Sébastien LaRochelle-Côté.
Series title Insights on Canadian society, 2291-0840
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note(s) Issued also in French under title: L’incidence du vieillissement de la population sur les taux d’activité du marché du travail.
"Release date: June 14, 2017."
Includes bibliographic references.
Publishing information [Ottawa] : Statistics Canada, 2017.
Author / Contributor Fields, Andrew.
Uppal, Sharanjit, 1969-
LaRochelle-Côté, Sébastien.
Description 10 p.
Catalogue number
  • CS75-006/2017-19E-PDF
Departmental catalogue number 75-006-X
Subject terms Labour market, Seniors

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