Table 4 
Postsecondary graduates by field of study 

Postsecondary graduates by field of study
  2011 2012 2011 to 2012
  numbernumber % change
Total 464,733 478,737 3.0
Personal improvement and leisure 2,469 2,475 0.2
Education 32,940 33,063 0.4
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20,088 20,352 1.3
Humanities 55,467 54,756 -1.3
Social and behavioural sciences, and law 67,335 69,735 3.6
Business, management and public administration 102,072 104,667 2.5
Physical and life sciences, and technologies 21,081 21,735 3.1
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 12,765 13,092 2.6
Architecture, engineering and related technologies 52,584 54,591 3.8
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 8,271 8,946 8.2
Health and related fields 65,166 69,489 6.6
Personal, protective and transportation services 17,328 18,201 5.0
Other 7,164 7,638 6.6
Source(s):
CANSIM table 477-0045.
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