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Incorporation status

Part A - Short definition:

Not applicable

Part B - Detailed definition:

Refers to the legal status of a business, farm or professional practice. An incorporated business is a business, farm or professional practice that has been formed into a legal corporation, thus constituting a legal entity under either federal or provincial laws. An unincorporated business, farm or professional practice is not a separate legal entity, but may be a partnership, family business or owner-operated business.

Reported in:


Reported for:

Self-employed persons aged 15 years and over, in private households, who worked since January 1, 2010; population aged 15 years and over, in private households, who worked since January 1, 2010. The variable usually relates to the individual's job held during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011. However, if the person did not work during that week but had worked at some time since January 1, 2010, the information relates to the job held longest during that period.

Question number(s):

Direct variable: Question 45


No; Yes


Not applicable

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