Q: According to the latest census 80% of Canadian seniors had this in common. That is the highest number since 1981. What is it?
A: Not working anymore.
Which leaves 20% who are working or 1.21 Million people over 65.
- In 2015, one in five Canadians aged 65 and older, or nearly 1.1 million seniors, reported working during the year. This is the highest proportion recorded since the 1981 Census.
- Of the seniors who worked in 2015, about 30.0% did so full year, full time, and the majority were men.