Employment by major industry group, seasonally adjusted, by province (monthly) (Canada)

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Employment by major industry group, seasonally adjusted, by province (monthly)
(Canada)
  May 2016 April 2017 May 2017 April 2017 to May 2017 May 2016 to May 2017
  employment (thousands) % change
Canada - All industries 18,048.9 18,311.2 18,365.7 0.3 1.8
Goods-producing sector 3,844.3 3,842.7 3,866.0 0.6 0.6
Agriculture 292.3 280.0 276.5 -1.3 -5.4
Forestry, fishing, mining, quarrying, oil and gas1 320.3 326.6 329.4 0.9 2.8
Utilities 137.4 133.1 132.0 -0.8 -3.9
Construction 1,401.3 1,402.5 1,402.1 0.0 0.1
Manufacturing 1,693.0 1,700.6 1,725.9 1.5 1.9
Services-producing sector 14,204.6 14,468.5 14,499.8 0.2 2.1
Wholesale and retail trade 2,727.7 2,786.8 2,802.0 0.5 2.7
Transportation and warehousing 904.6 927.7 944.8 1.8 4.4
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing 1,119.8 1,175.3 1,157.9 -1.5 3.4
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,395.6 1,419.4 1,445.3 1.8 3.6
Business, building and other support services2 772.3 764.5 762.7 -0.2 -1.2
Educational services 1,273.7 1,291.4 1,289.6 -0.1 1.2
Health care and social assistance 2,322.1 2,370.3 2,385.4 0.6 2.7
Information, culture and recreation 774.0 787.8 772.0 -2.0 -0.3
Accommodation and food services 1,206.7 1,196.4 1,201.9 0.5 -0.4
Other services (except public administration) 779.3 782.1 783.7 0.2 0.6
Public administration 928.7 966.9 954.6 -1.3 2.8

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