Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Nunavut

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Employed labour force by main mode of commuting, Nunavut, Canada, 2016

Main mode of commuting Nunavut Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 12,435 100.0 15,878,940 100.0
Car, truck, van – as a driver 3,605 29.0 11,748,095 74.0
Car, truck, van – as a passenger 2,220 17.9 868,920 5.5
Public transit 100 0.8 1,968,220 12.4
Walked 5,495 44.2 877,985 5.5
Bicycle 20 0.2 222,130 1.4
Other method 995 8.0 193,590 1.2

Average commuting duration for the employed labour force, Nunavut, Canada, 2016

Average commuting duration for the employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address Nunavut Canada
Average in minutes 10.0 26.2

Employed labour force by time leaving for work, Nunavut, Canada, 2016

Time leaving for work Nunavut Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 12,435 100.0 15,878,940 100.0
Between 5 a.m. and 5:59 a.m. 140 1.1 1,073,685 6.8
Between 6 a.m. and 6:59 a.m. 585 4.7 2,814,750 17.7
Between 7 a.m. and 7:59 a.m. 2,055 16.5 4,458,830 28.1
Between 8 a.m. and 8:59 a.m. 6,595 53.0 3,349,975 21.1
Between 9 a.m. and 11:59 a.m. 1,545 12.4 1,756,265 11.1
Between 12 p.m. and 4:59 a.m. 1,510 12.1 2,425,435 15.3

Employed labour force by place of work status, Nunavut, Canada, 2016

Place of work status Nunavut Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force 12,820 100.0 17,230,035 100.0
Worked at home 390 3.0 1,272,285 7.4
Worked outside Canada 0 0.0 78,815 0.5
No fixed workplace address 950 7.4 1,987,265 11.5
Usual place of work 11,485 89.6 13,891,680 80.6

Symbols:

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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
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revised
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use with caution

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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