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)
  August 2015 July 2016 August 2016 July 2016 to August 2016 August 2015 to August 2016
  employment (thousands) % change
Canada - All industries 17,972.1 18,023.3 18,049.5 0.1 0.4
Goods-producing sector 3,855.5 3,800.8 3,811.6 0.3 -1.1
Agriculture 289.1 295.0 292.0 -1.0 1.0
Forestry, fishing, mining, quarrying, oil and gas1 357.1 313.1 317.5 1.4 -11.1
Utilities 139.9 136.3 135.3 -0.7 -3.3
Construction 1,360.4 1,367.7 1,375.1 0.5 1.1
Manufacturing 1,709.0 1,688.8 1,691.7 0.2 -1.0
Services-producing sector 14,116.6 14,222.5 14,237.9 0.1 0.9
Wholesale and retail trade 2,739.4 2,730.3 2,741.6 0.4 0.1
Transportation and warehousing 922.7 912.7 912.0 -0.1 -1.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing 1,108.6 1,125.2 1,123.9 -0.1 1.4
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,370.6 1,400.2 1,377.1 -1.6 0.5
Business, building and other support services2 759.7 774.4 765.6 -1.1 0.8
Educational services 1,301.3 1,258.4 1,251.2 -0.6 -3.8
Health care and social assistance 2,298.9 2,352.5 2,360.6 0.3 2.7
Information, culture and recreation 739.2 777.0 786.6 1.2 6.4
Accommodation and food services 1,204.7 1,223.4 1,228.5 0.4 2.0
Other services (except public administration) 756.3 765.7 771.8 0.8 2.0
Public administration 915.3 902.6 918.9 1.8 0.4

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