Halkirk - Participation Rate
The working population of Halkirk had a participation rate of 66.7% in 2016, greatly increasing 41.6% from 47.1% in 2011. Halkirk's growth rate ranks 17th provincially. The male segment had the lowest decline over last five years, decreasing -8.57% to 80.0%.
Definition: The participation rate measures the total labour force (comprised of those who are employed and unemployed, combined) relative to the size of the working-age population.