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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: 15 December, 2018
Characteristic (2018 unless noted)
Value
Labour Force Characteristics
Total population, aged 15 years and older
48,158
In the labour force
33,861
Employed
32,333
Unemployed
1,527
Not in the labour force
14,297
Participation rate (%)
70.31
Employment rate (%)
67.14
Unemployment rate (%)
4.51
Labour Force by Industry
Total labour force aged 15 and over
33,861
Industry - not applicable
627
All industries
33,234
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting
170
Mining and oil and gas extraction
69
Utilities
222
Construction
2,330
Manufacturing
2,778
Wholesale trade
1,868
Retail trade
3,781
Transportation and warehousing
1,072
Information and cultural industries
1,074
Finance and insurance
2,607
Real estate and rental and leasing
1,125
Professional, scientific and technical services
3,577
Management of companies and enterprises
190
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services
1,332
Educational services
3,122
Health care and social assistance
2,612
Arts, entertainment and recreation
851
Accommodation and food services
1,677
Other services (except public administration)
1,309
Public administration
1,468
Labour Force by Occupation
Total labour force 15 years and over
5,605
Occupation - Not applicable
65
All occupations
5,539
0 Management
847
1 Business, finance and administration
651
2 Natural and applied sciences and related
213
3 Health
399
4 Education, law and social, community and government services
439
5 Art, culture, recreation and sport
94
6 Sales and service
1,299
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators
1,085
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production
251
9 Manufacturing and utilities
263
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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