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Aurora, Ontario
Town of Aurora, Ontario
Labour Force
 
A labour force of over two million people currently resides within a one hour's drive of Aurora. The Town has a well-educated and highly-skilled labour force that is predominately comprised of commerce, management, business administration, engineering and applied sciences, personal services and technologie experts.
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Aurora Labour Force

Data Last Updated: 17 November, 2018
Characteristic (2018 unless noted)
Value
Labour Force Characteristics
Total population, aged 15 years and older
48,158
In the labour force
34,146
Employed
32,104
Unemployed
2,041
Not in the labour force
14,012
Participation rate (%)
70.9
Employment rate (%)
66.7
Unemployment rate (%)
6
Labour Force by Industry
Total labour force aged 15 and over
34,146
Industry - not applicable
632
All industries
33,513
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting
172
Mining and oil and gas extraction
70
Utilities
224
Construction
2,351
Manufacturing
2,801
Wholesale trade
1,885
Retail trade
3,813
Transportation and warehousing
1,080
Information and cultural industries
1,084
Finance and insurance
2,626
Real estate and rental and leasing
1,134
Professional, scientific and technical services
3,606
Management of companies and enterprises
192
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services
1,343
Educational services
3,148
Health care and social assistance
2,635
Arts, entertainment and recreation
858
Accommodation and food services
1,690
Other services (except public administration)
1,320
Public administration
1,480
Labour Force by Occupation
Total labour force 15 years and over
34,146
Occupation - Not applicable
632
All occupations
33,513
0 Management
5,385
1 Business, finance and administration
6,248
2 Natural and applied sciences and related
2,944
3 Health
1,600
4 Education, law and social, community and government services
3,952
5 Art, culture, recreation and sport
1,138
6 Sales and service
7,698
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators
3,168
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production
573
9 Manufacturing and utilities
809
Employment Income (2017) for Persons 15 Years of Age & Over
Population aged 15 years & over who worked full year, full time, with employment income
18,655
Median employment income ($)
65,282
Average employment income ($)
93,513
Male aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time
10,340
Male aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($)
72,357
Male aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($)
107,061
Female aged 15 years and over: Worked full year, full time
8,315
Female aged 15 years and over: Median employment income ($)
59,434
Female aged 15 years and over: Average employment income ($)
76,587




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