Canada - Long term unemployment

Long-term unemployment, female (% of female unemployment)

Long-term unemployment, female (% of female unemployment) in Canada was 11.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 15.20 in 1994, while its lowest value was 4.60 in 1981.

Definition: Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1980 4.80
1981 4.60
1982 6.20
1983 9.80
1984 9.90
1985 9.90
1986 8.90
1987 8.10
1988 7.10
1989 6.70
1990 6.00
1991 8.30
1992 11.70
1993 13.80
1994 15.20
1995 14.30
1996 15.00
1997 13.50
1998 11.80
1999 9.80
2000 9.50
2001 7.80
2002 8.30
2003 7.80
2004 7.90
2005 8.60
2006 7.80
2007 5.90
2008 5.60
2009 7.00
2010 10.50
2011 11.80

Long-term unemployment, male (% of male unemployment)

Long-term unemployment, male (% of male unemployment) in Canada was 13.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 19.10 in 1994, while its lowest value was 5.40 in 1980.

Definition: Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1980 5.40
1981 6.50
1982 7.30
1983 13.10
1984 13.10
1985 13.50
1986 11.70
1987 12.50
1988 10.10
1989 9.30
1990 7.90
1991 9.20
1992 14.30
1993 18.00
1994 19.10
1995 17.90
1996 17.40
1997 17.30
1998 14.50
1999 12.40
2000 11.80
2001 10.00
2002 9.90
2003 11.00
2004 10.00
2005 9.60
2006 8.70
2007 8.00
2008 7.50
2009 7.90
2010 12.30
2011 13.90

Long-term unemployment (% of total unemployment)

Long-term unemployment (% of total unemployment) in Canada was 12.90 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 17.40 in 1994, while its lowest value was 5.10 in 1980.

Definition: Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1980 5.10
1981 5.70
1982 6.90
1983 11.80
1984 11.80
1985 12.00
1986 10.50
1987 10.50
1988 8.70
1989 8.10
1990 7.10
1991 8.90
1992 13.30
1993 16.20
1994 17.40
1995 16.30
1996 16.30
1997 15.60
1998 13.30
1999 11.20
2000 10.80
2001 9.00
2002 9.20
2003 9.60
2004 9.10
2005 9.20
2006 8.30
2007 7.10
2008 6.70
2009 7.50
2010 11.50
2011 12.90

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment