Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Province of Prince Edward Island

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Employed labour force by main mode of commuting, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 2016

Main mode of commuting Prince Edward Island Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 63,060 100.0 15,878,940 100.0
Car, truck, van – as a driver 53,205 84.4 11,748,095 74.0
Car, truck, van – as a passenger 4,730 7.5 868,920 5.5
Public transit 815 1.3 1,968,220 12.4
Walked 3,380 5.4 877,985 5.5
Bicycle 300 0.5 222,130 1.4
Other method 635 1.0 193,590 1.2

Average commuting duration for the employed labour force, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 2016

Average commuting duration for the employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address Prince Edward Island Canada
Average in minutes 18.0 26.2

Employed labour force by time leaving for work, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 2016

Time leaving for work Prince Edward Island Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 63,065 100.0 15,878,940 100.0
Between 5 a.m. and 5:59 a.m. 3,540 5.6 1,073,685 6.8
Between 6 a.m. and 6:59 a.m. 10,985 17.4 2,814,750 17.7
Between 7 a.m. and 7:59 a.m. 21,740 34.5 4,458,830 28.1
Between 8 a.m. and 8:59 a.m. 12,610 20.0 3,349,975 21.1
Between 9 a.m. and 11:59 a.m. 4,670 7.4 1,756,265 11.1
Between 12 p.m. and 4:59 a.m. 9,520 15.1 2,425,435 15.3

Employed labour force by place of work status, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 2016

Place of work status Prince Edward Island Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force 68,120 100.0 17,230,035 100.0
Worked at home 4,735 7.0 1,272,285 7.4
Worked outside Canada 315 0.5 78,815 0.5
No fixed workplace address 7,930 11.6 1,987,265 11.5
Usual place of work 55,135 80.9 13,891,680 80.6

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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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revised
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Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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