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2011 National Household Survey: Data tables

Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2011 (691), Class of Worker (5), Age Groups (13B) and Sex (3) for the Employed Labour Force Aged 15 Years and Over, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces, Territories and Census Divisions, 2011 National Household Survey

About this variable: Class of worker (5)


Class of worker

Part A - Short definition
Not applicable

Part B - Detailed definition
Class of worker refers to whether an employed person is an employee or is self-employed. The self-employed include persons with or without a business, as well as unpaid family workers.


  1. Total - Class of worker
  2. Employee
  3. Self-employed Footnote 3
  4. Self-employed
  5. Unpaid family worker


Footnote 3

Includes self-employed with an incorporated business and self-employed with an unincorporated business. Also included among the self-employed are unpaid family workers.

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