Town of east Gwillimbury

Educational Attainment

East Gwillimbury has an educated population with 24.4% of the Town’s ‘working age’ (25 to 64) population having a university degree. Notably, the Town does have a higher share of its population with college or apprenticeship degrees, providing it with a strong labour force base for industries such as construction, manufacturing and retail trade.

Comparative educational attainment, population aged 25-64, 2006 

The figure below builds upon this information by indicating the predominant field of study among educated residents in the Town. Engineering and technology is followed by business management and administration as the most common fields of study in the local labour force.

Education by Field of Study, Town of East Gwillimbury, 2006