Public sector employment, seasonally adjusted, (quarterly) (Provinces)

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Public sector employment, seasonally adjusted, (quarterly)
(Provinces)
  1st quarter 2011 4th quarter 2011 1st quarter 2012 4th quarter 2011 to 1st quarter 2012 1st quarter 2011 to 1st quarter 2012
  number % change
Newfoundland and Labrador          
Public sector 68,765 69,731 70,669 1.3 2.8
Federal general government 7,349 7,291 7,278 -0.2 -1.0
Provincial and territorial general government 11,355 11,973 12,691 6.0 11.8
Prince Edward Island          
Public sector 19,100 19,126 19,355 1.2 1.3
Federal general government 3,737 3,750 3,738 -0.3 0.0
Provincial and territorial general government 7,961 7,961 8,057 1.2 1.2
Nova Scotia          
Public sector 128,953 128,593 129,305 0.6 0.3
Federal general government 24,231 24,176 24,160 -0.1 -0.3
Provincial and territorial general government 12,113 12,085 12,117 0.3 0.0
New Brunswick          
Public sector 93,044 88,806 88,385 -0.5 -5.0
Federal general government 16,630 16,214 16,183 -0.2 -2.7
Provincial and territorial general government 30,569 28,660 28,515 -0.5 -6.7
Quebec          
Public sector 889,994 887,561 890,174 0.3 0.0
Federal general government 85,739 84,485 83,878 -0.7 -2.2
Provincial and territorial general government 88,466 88,895 89,584 0.8 1.3
Ontario          
Public sector 1,332,032 1,327,478 1,326,716 -0.1 -0.4
Federal general government 179,671 177,906 177,679 -0.1 -1.1
Provincial and territorial general government 92,865 92,471 91,220 -1.4 -1.8
Manitoba          
Public sector 173,006 174,020 175,639 0.9 1.5
Federal general government 17,340 17,197 17,210 0.1 -0.7
Provincial and territorial general government 17,644 18,019 18,032 0.1 2.2
Saskatchewan          
Public sector 146,549 147,017 144,101 -2.0 -1.7
Federal general government 10,037 9,932 9,847 -0.9 -1.9
Provincial and territorial general government 15,417 15,530 15,467 -0.4 0.3
Alberta          
Public sector 341,903 348,073 349,750 0.5 2.3
Federal general government 29,833 29,361 29,018 -1.2 -2.7
Provincial and territorial general government 29,147 29,618 29,930 1.1 2.7
British Columbia          
Public sector 409,124 409,616 412,664 0.7 0.9
Federal general government 41,326 41,090 41,159 0.2 -0.4
Provincial and territorial general government 38,430 38,569 38,953 1.0 1.4
Yukon          
Public sector 7,257 7,217 7,306 1.2 0.7
Federal general government 632 634 628 -0.9 -0.6
Provincial and territorial general government 4,630 4,600 4,642 0.9 0.3
Northwest Territories          
Public sector 10,246 10,052 9,970 -0.8 -2.7
Federal general government 1,287 1,261 1,250 -0.9 -2.9
Provincial and territorial general government . . . . .
Nunavut          
Public sector 6,169 6,054 6,034 -0.3 -2.2
Federal general government 456 467 472 1.1 3.5
Provincial and territorial general government . . . . .
Outside Canada          
Public sector 3,557 3,395 3,359 -1.1 -5.6
Federal general government 3,550 3,389 3,355 -1.0 -5.5
Provincial and territorial general government . . . . .

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