Reminders

Getting Started 2010

Getting Started: 2010 Archive

Setting out on the right foot is extremely important for the future success of our community's newcomers, children, and youth.  Their accomplishments are reliant on our combined power to welcome and integrate them into our community and our workforce.

Supplementary Local and National Comparison Information

6-1 The Unemployment Rate of Immigrants is an indication of how well immigrant worders integrate into the workforce.

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1996

2001

2006

Waterloo Region

17.5

13.7

10.7

Ontario 

17.9

11.8

11.9

Canada 

18

12.7

12.3

Source: Census 1996, 2001, 2006

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6-2 Net Migration is the difference between the number of people moving into the community and those moving out.

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2001

2006

Waterloo Region

6.2

5.92

Ontario 

7.14

6.63

Canada

6.74

6.81

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6-3 The Youth Unemployment Rate is an indicator of how well we are doing at getting our young people started on their working lives.

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1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

Waterloo Region

14.6

12.3

11

12.2

11.9

10.2

11

11.2

11

9.8

11

10.9

15.8

Ontario

16.4

14.5

13.2

11.9

12.5

13.9

14.4

14.1

13.9

13.1

13

13.8

17.6

Canada

16.2

15.2

14

12.7

12.9

13.6

13.6

13.4

12.4

11.6

11.2

11.6

15.3

 Source: Statistics Canada, Labour Force Survey

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6-4 Child Care Investment is an indication of how well governments are doing at providing subsidized child care in our community.

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2006

2007

2008

Waterloo Region

82

79

88

Ontario Median

97

94

92

 Source: OMBI 2008

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