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Table 2 Employment by class of worker and industry (based on NAICS)1

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Employment by class of worker and industry (based on NAICS)1
  December 2009 January 2010 December 2009 to January 2010 January 2009 to January 2010 December 2009 to January 2010 January 2009 to January 2010
  Seasonally adjusted
  thousands change in thousands % change
Class of worker            
Employees 14,141.1 14,208.1 67.0 -66.3 0.5 -0.5
Self-employed 2,740.3 2,716.3 -24.0 50.4 -0.9 1.9
Public/private sector employees            
Public 3,437.1 3,450.5 13.4 54.7 0.4 1.6
Private 10,704.0 10,757.7 53.7 -120.9 0.5 -1.1
All industries 16,881.4 16,924.4 43.0 -16.0 0.3 -0.1
Goods-producing sector 3,716.6 3,693.5 -23.1 -147.5 -0.6 -3.8
Agriculture 315.3 304.9 -10.4 0.5 -3.3 0.2
Natural resources 305.7 311.4 5.7 -33.3 1.9 -9.7
Utilities 146.5 144.3 -2.2 -4.6 -1.5 -3.1
Construction 1,186.4 1,186.0 -0.4 -14.9 0.0 -1.2
Manufacturing 1,762.6 1,746.9 -15.7 -95.2 -0.9 -5.2
Services-producing sector 13,164.8 13,230.9 66.1 131.5 0.5 1.0
Trade 2,654.0 2,677.4 23.4 32.5 0.9 1.2
Transportation and warehousing 789.4 792.3 2.9 -40.6 0.4 -4.9
Finance, insurance, real estate and leasing 1,112.7 1,127.0 14.3 29.1 1.3 2.7
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,241.9 1,219.5 -22.4 14.5 -1.8 1.2
Business, building and other support services 616.1 650.5 34.4 6.4 5.6 1.0
Educational services 1,228.7 1,228.7 0.0 54.1 0.0 4.6
Health care and social assistance 1,994.0 1,990.0 -4.0 24.0 -0.2 1.2
Information, culture and recreation 775.3 777.5 2.2 11.9 0.3 1.6
Accommodation and food services 1,055.1 1,069.2 14.1 -3.4 1.3 -0.3
Other services 784.3 774.3 -10.0 2.6 -1.3 0.3
Public administration 913.4 924.4 11.0 0.2 1.2 0.0
North American Industry Classification System.
Note(s):
Related CANSIM tables 282-0088 and 282-0089.