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

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Employment by major industry group, seasonally adjusted, by province (monthly)
(British Columbia)
  November 2016 October 2017 November 2017 October 2017 to November 2017 November 2016 to November 2017
  employment (thousands) % change
British Columbia - All industries 2,393.4 2,467.2 2,485.4 0.7 3.8
Goods-producing sector 477.3 495.5 502.8 1.5 5.3
Agriculture 26.7 26.4 27.2 3.0 1.9
Forestry, fishing, mining, quarrying, oil and gas1 50.5 47.3 48.0 1.5 -5.0
Utilities 13.5 13.1 13.4 2.3 -0.7
Construction 218.2 231.1 238.1 3.0 9.1
Manufacturing 168.5 177.6 176.1 -0.8 4.5
Services-producing sector 1,916.1 1,971.7 1,982.6 0.6 3.5
Wholesale and retail trade 367.7 377.1 380.6 0.9 3.5
Transportation and warehousing 140.3 136.1 135.4 -0.5 -3.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing 144.1 161.4 160.7 -0.4 11.5
Professional, scientific and technical services 194.9 198.1 198.7 0.3 1.9
Business, building and other support services2 105.0 99.6 97.1 -2.5 -7.5
Educational services 158.0 165.4 168.0 1.6 6.3
Health care and social assistance 292.2 309.9 313.8 1.3 7.4
Information, culture and recreation 127.0 134.0 135.1 0.8 6.4
Accommodation and food services 177.3 180.9 178.5 -1.3 0.7
Other services (except public administration) 106.6 109.5 117.5 7.3 10.2
Public administration 102.8 99.7 97.2 -2.5 -5.4

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