Hughenden - Participation Rate
The working population of Hughenden had a participation rate of 62.2% in 2016, greatly increasing 39.2% from 44.7% in 2011. Hughenden's growth rate ranks 20th provincially. The male segment had the largest increase over last five years, increasing 45.7% to 71.4%.
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.