Public sector employment, wages and salaries (employees)

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Public sector employment, wages and salaries
(employees)
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
  employment (persons)
Public sector 3,383,821 3,493,580 3,563,406 3,609,274 3,631,837
Government 3,090,234 3,183,310 3,248,253 3,294,159 3,313,320
Federal general government1 387,121 400,196 415,397 420,685 427,093
Provincial and territorial general government 352,931 361,988 358,461 358,237 356,709
Health and social service institutions, provincial and territorial 783,142 800,200 822,904 844,762 859,350
Universities, colleges, vocational and trade institutions, provincial and territorial 358,138 365,137 374,745 387,056 382,245
Local general government 548,298 581,221 596,144 605,562 608,094
Local school boards 660,603 674,568 680,603 677,857 679,828
Government business enterprises 293,587 310,270 315,154 315,114 318,519
Federal government business enterprises 99,121 104,864 104,692 104,042 102,319
Provincial and territorial government business enterprises 135,876 144,779 147,616 145,616 147,914
Local government business enterprises 58,589 60,627 62,845 65,456 68,286

To obtain information concerning the composition of the Public Sector, consult the Public Sector Chart and for statistical classification information refer to the Financial Management System (FMS).

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