Spirit River - Town, Alberta, Canada - Labour, occupation and industry



Labour force activity

Employed
Total: 615
This town:

72.4%
Alberta:

70.9%
Male: 360
This town:

84.7%
Alberta:

77.0%
Female: 255
This town:

59.3%
Alberta:

64.7%
Unemployed
Total: 20
This town:

2.4%
Province:

3.2%
Female: 15
Here:

3.5%
Province:

3.0%
Not in the labour force
Total: 220
This town:

25.9%
Alberta:

26.0%
Male: 60
Here:

14.1%
Province:

19.7%
Female: 160
This town:

37.2%
Province:

32.3%
Participation rate
All persons
Here:

74.1%
Alberta:

74.0%
Male
This town:

85.9%
Province:

80.3%
Female
Here:

62.8%
Alberta:

67.7%
Unemployment rate
All persons
This town:

3.2%
Province:

4.3%
Female
Here:

5.6%
Province:

4.4%

Labour force activity in this town

Occupation

Sales and service occupations
Total: 130
This town:

20.6%
Alberta:

22.7%
Male: 45
Here:

12.3%
Alberta:

16.9%
Female: 85
This town:

32.1%
Alberta:

29.6%
Occupations in art; culture; recreation and sport
Total: 10
This town:

1.6%
Province:

2.3%
Female: 10
Here:

3.8%
Alberta:

3.0%
Business; finance and administration occupations
Total: 115
This town:

18.3%
Province:

17.7%
Male: 20
Here:

5.5%
Alberta:

8.3%
Female: 95
This town:

35.8%
Province:

28.7%
Management occupations
Total: 80
This town:

12.7%
Province:

9.7%
Male: 60
Here:

16.4%
Province:

11.6%
Female: 15
Here:

5.7%
Alberta:

7.5%
Occupations unique to processing; manufacturing and utilities
Total: 15
This town:

2.4%
Province:

3.4%
Male: 10
Here:

2.7%
Alberta:

4.7%
Female: 10
This town:

3.8%
Province:

1.9%
Trades; transport and equipment operators and related occupations
Total: 125
Here:

19.8%
Alberta:

18.2%
Male: 115
This town:

31.5%
Province:

31.0%
Female: 10
This town:

3.8%
Province:

3.0%
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations
Total: 10
Here:

1.6%
Province:

7.5%
Occupations in social science; education; government service and religion
Total: 35
Here:

5.6%
Alberta:

7.1%
Male: 20
This town:

5.5%
Alberta:

4.2%
Female: 15
This town:

5.7%
Province:

10.5%
Health occupations
Total: 20
This town:

3.2%
Alberta:

5.4%
Female: 15
Here:

5.7%
Province:

9.5%
Occupations unique to primary industry
Total: 100
This town:

15.9%
Province:

6.1%
Male: 90
Here:

24.7%
Province:

8.8%
Female: 10
This town:

3.8%
Alberta:

2.9%

Occupation

Industry

Business services
Total: 85
This town:

13.5%
Province:

18.4%
Male: 25
This town:

6.8%
Alberta:

20.4%
Female: 50
Here:

18.9%
Province:

16.0%
Educational services
Total: 35
Here:

5.6%
Alberta:

6.2%
Male: 15
This town:

4.1%
Province:

3.6%
Female: 20
Here:

7.5%
Alberta:

9.4%
Other services
Total: 140
This town:

22.2%
Alberta:

18.3%
Male: 85
Here:

23.3%
Alberta:

15.5%
Female: 50
This town:

18.9%
Alberta:

21.6%
Health care and social services
Total: 35
Here:

5.6%
Province:

9.1%
Female: 35
This town:

13.2%
Province:

16.7%
Manufacturing
Total: 10
Here:

1.6%
Province:

7.2%
Female: 10
This town:

3.8%
Province:

4.0%
Retail trade
Total: 35
Here:

5.6%
Alberta:

10.7%
Female: 25
Here:

9.4%
Province:

13.2%
Finance and real estate
Total: 15
This town:

2.4%
Province:

5.1%
Female: 10
This town:

3.8%
Province:

6.4%
Agriculture and other resource-based industries
Total: 165
Here:

26.2%
Alberta:

11.8%
Male: 150
Here:

41.1%
Province:

16.1%
Female: 20
This town:

7.5%
Alberta:

6.8%
Construction
Total: 70
Here:

11.1%
Alberta:

8.8%
Male: 45
Here:

12.3%
Province:

13.8%
Female: 25
This town:

9.4%
Province:

2.9%
Wholesale trade
Total: 35
This town:

5.6%
Alberta:

4.4%
Male: 20
This town:

5.5%
Alberta:

5.7%
Female: 10
Here:

3.8%
Alberta:

2.9%

Industry

Place of work status

Worked in same census subdivision of residence
Total: 325
This town:

52.8%
Province:

58.1%
Male: 170
Here:

47.9%
Province:

52.0%
Female: 155
This town:

60.8%
Alberta:

65.2%
Worked in same province of residence
Total: 10
This town:

1.6%
Province:

2.7%
Worked at home
Total: 55
Here:

8.9%
Province:

8.9%
Male: 35
This town:

9.9%
Province:

8.0%
Female: 25
This town:

9.8%
Alberta:

10.1%
No fixed workplace address
Total: 125
Here:

20.3%
Province:

13.7%
Male: 110
This town:

31.0%
Alberta:

20.1%
Female: 15
Here:

5.9%
Province:

6.0%
Worked in same census division of residence
Total: 95
This town:

15.4%
Province:

15.7%
Male: 40
Here:

11.3%
Alberta:

15.6%
Female: 55
Here:

21.6%
Province:

15.8%

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Car as driver
Total: 480
Here:

85.7%
Alberta:

74.3%
Male: 285
Here:

87.7%
Province:

78.2%
Female: 195
This town:

84.8%
Alberta:

69.7%
Car as passenger
Total: 10
Here:

1.8%
Alberta:

7.9%
Male: 10
Here:

3.1%
Province:

6.6%
Walked or bicycled
Total: 65
Here:

11.6%
Province:

7.1%
Male: 35
Here:

10.8%
Province:

6.3%
Female: 30
This town:

13.0%
Province:

8.0%

Mode of transportation to work

Unpaid work

Population reporting hours of unpaid work
Total: 790
Here:

92.9%
Province:

92.6%
Male: 365
This town:

85.9%
Alberta:

90.5%
Female: 425
Here:

98.8%
Province:

94.6%
Population reporting hours of unpaid housework
Total: 775
Here:

91.2%
Province:

91.4%
Male: 360
This town:

84.7%
Alberta:

89.0%
Female: 420
This town:

97.7%
Province:

93.8%
Population reporting hours looking after children without pay
Total: 310
Here:

36.5%
Province:

38.4%
Male: 135
This town:

31.8%
Alberta:

34.4%
Female: 170
This town:

39.5%
Province:

42.4%
Population reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors
Total: 165
Here:

19.4%
Alberta:

16.8%
Male: 75
Here:

17.6%
Province:

14.0%
Female: 95
Here:

22.1%
Province:

19.5%




Source: Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13 2007 and Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012. This data is an unofficial version of the materials, made without affiliation or endorsement of Statistics Canada.
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