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6) The employment-to-population ratio is A) the percentage of the working-age population who are employed. B) the percentage of the working-age population who are unemployed or employed C) the percentage of the labour force who are employed D) the percentage of the labour force who are unemployed or employed E) none of the above. 7) Which of the following pieces of information do you need to calculate the labour force participation 7) L the number of employed persons I. the number of unemployed persons IL. the population IV. the working age population A) I and III B) L II and III D) I and II E) all of the above 8) The working-age population can be divided into two groups 8) A) those who are employed and those who are unemployed. B) those who work full time and those who work part time. C) those in the labour force and discouraged workers D) those in the labour force and those not in the labour force. E) those who are over the age of 15 and those who are under the age of 15. 9) Suppose the working-age population in Tiny Town is 100 people. If 25 of these people are not in 9) the labour force, the equals A) employment-to-population ratio; 75 percent B) unemployment rate; 33 percent C) unemployment rate; 25 percent D) employment-to-population ratio; 25 percent E) labour force; 75 people 10 10) Which one of the following people is structurally unemployed? A) a Nova Scotia fishery worker who is searching for a better job closer to home B) a Saskatchewan welder who lost her job when her company relocated to B.C. and is currently looking for a job C) a steel worker who is laid off but who expects to be called back soon D) an office worker who has lost her job because of a general slowdown in economic activity B) none of the above 11) Which one of the following people is cyclically unemployed? A) a steel worker who is laid off but who expects to be called back soon B) a Nova Scotia fishery worker who is searching for a better job closer to home C) a Saskatchewan welder who lost her job when her company relocated to B. C. and is currently looking for a job D) an office worker who has lost her job because of a general slowdown in economic activity E) none of the above
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