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Text version: Incidence of involuntary part-time work, 2002 to 2016

The chart shows the incidence of involuntary part-time work among G7 countries has risen from approximately 3.2 per cent in 2002 to approximately 5.2 per cent in 2016. It shows that the incidence of involuntary part-time work rose from approximately 3.2 per cent to 3.9 per cent from 2002 to 2005 and remained at that level until 2007, when it began to increase. From 2007 to 2011, incidence of involuntary part-time work increased from approximately 3.9 per cent to 5 per cent, and remained around that level until around 2013. From 2013 to 2014, it increased to approximately 5.5 per cent, remained around that level until 2015. From 2015 to 2016, the incidence of involuntary part-time work decreased from approximately 5.5 per cent to 5.2 per cent.

Year Involuntary
2002 3.20
2003 3.42
2004 3.64
2005 3.86
2006 3.85
2007 3.91
2008 4.22
2009 4.84
2010 5.05
2011 4.98
2012 5.11
2013 5.53
2014 5.58
2015 5.50
2016 5.29

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Source: The Official Website of the 2018 Canadian Presidency of the G7

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