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Percentage distribution of the employed by industrial group, 1946 and 1956 to 1965

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Percentage distribution of the employed by industrial group, 1946 and 1956 to 1965
  Total employed Agriculture Other primary Industries Manufacturing Construction
  thousands %
19462,3 4,666 25.4 4.0 26.0 4.8
19563 5,585 13.9 4.6 25.7 7.4
19573 5,731 13.0 4.3 26.1 7.7
19583 5,706 12.5 3.7 25.6 7.5
19593 5,870 11.8 3.4 25.5 7.5
19603 5,965 11.3 3.5 24.7 7.0
19613 6,055 11.1 3.0 25.0 6.7
19614 6,055 11.2 3.0 24.0 6.2
19624 6,225 10.6 2.9 24.1 6.3
19634 6,375 10.2 2.8 24.3 6.4
19644 6,609 9.5 3.0 25.0 6.2
19654 6,862 8.7 3.4 23.8 6.7
Source: Statistics Canada, Canada Year Book, 1967.