Table 2

Five-year vacancy factors for Canada’s three northern territories, 2007

5-Year Vacancy Factor
Yukon (8.0 FTE)0.201.620.0%
Northwest Territories (11.5 FTE)
Nunavut (17.0 FTE)0.569.656.5%
Pan-Territorial (36.5 FTE)0.3512.835.1%
  • VF=vacancy factor, which ranges from 0 (not vacant over the 60-month period) to 1.0 (vacant for 60 months or more).

  • FTE=mean full-time equivalent positions that have been vacant for 60 months or more.

  • Percentage reflects the percentage of total FTEs that have been vacant for 60 or more months.