In 1921, agriculture accounted for nearly one-third of all employment in Canada compared to two per cent by the early 21st century.
Toronto's employment rate fell from 64 per cent to 61.9 per cent.
Workers aged 55 years and over hold one-fifth of the jobs in Canada.
Canada’s employment rate has steadily declined since December 2017—from 62.0 per cent to 61.5 per cent.
The participation rate for Canadian women aged 60-64 has more than doubled.
Statistics Canada looked at the impact of aging on labour market participation rates.