Wednesday morning saw the final release of information from last year’s Federal Census. It focused on journey to work, labour and education.
7745 people in Whitecourt have some type of degree, either from high school or post secondary. 3265 have a certificate or degree from a recognized post secondary institution. 90 people living in Whiteecourt have their Masters while another 40 have a degree in medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry or optometry.
If you’re wondering what the break down is for fields, the clubhouse leader is architecture, engineering and related technologies with 1075. Next is business, management and public administration with almost 600 people, followed by Health and Related Fields with 435 and 310 people have a degree related to education.