Female employment rates and labour market attachment in rural Canada
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Published by Analytical Studies Branch, Statistics Canada in [Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English


  • Rural women -- Employment -- Canada -- Statistics.

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StatementEuan Phimister, Esperanza Vera-Toscano, Alfons Weersink.
SeriesResearch paper series (Statistics Canada. Analytical Studies Branch) -- no. 153
ContributionsVera-Toscano, Esperanza., Weersink, Alfons., Statistics Canada. Analytical Studies Branch.
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18969103M
ISBN 100660183374

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