Youngstown - Participation Rate
The working population of Youngstown had a participation rate of 72.0% in 2016, greatly increasing 44.0% from 50.0% in 2011. Youngstown's growth rate ranks 16th provincially. The female segment had the largest increase over last five years, increasing 166.8% to 66.7%.
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.