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
  January 2011 February 2011 January to February 2011 February 2010 to February 2011 January to February 2011 February 2010 to February 2011
  Seasonally adjusted
  thousands change in thousands % change
Class of worker            
Employees 14,574.2 14,563.8 -10.4 338.7 -0.1 2.4
Self-employed 2,640.3 2,665.8 25.5 -17.0 1.0 -0.6
Public/private sector employees            
Public 3,580.9 3,590.5 9.6 84.8 0.3 2.4
Private 10,993.3 10,973.3 -20.0 253.9 -0.2 2.4
All industries 17,214.5 17,229.6 15.1 321.7 0.1 1.9
Goods-producing sector 3,808.5 3,822.4 13.9 119.1 0.4 3.2
Agriculture 312.4 312.6 0.2 9.7 0.1 3.2
Natural resources 333.0 333.3 0.3 7.7 0.1 2.4
Utilities 146.1 144.4 -1.7 -3.7 -1.2 -2.5
Construction 1,229.9 1,236.0 6.1 55.1 0.5 4.7
Manufacturing 1,787.1 1,796.1 9.0 50.3 0.5 2.9
Services-producing sector 13,406.0 13,407.1 1.1 202.5 0.0 1.5
Trade 2,676.7 2,673.1 -3.6 27.1 -0.1 1.0
Transportation and warehousing 832.9 830.7 -2.2 38.4 -0.3 4.8
Finance, insurance, real estate and leasing 1,074.4 1,081.6 7.2 -25.9 0.7 -2.3
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,284.9 1,287.8 2.9 72.8 0.2 6.0
Business, building and other support services 698.5 664.0 -34.5 -4.8 -4.9 -0.7
Educational services 1,215.9 1,229.0 13.1 4.5 1.1 0.4
Health care and social assistance 2,067.5 2,085.3 17.8 86.8 0.9 4.3
Information, culture and recreation 779.3 783.4 4.1 21.0 0.5 2.8
Accommodation and food services 1,029.1 1,044.4 15.3 -44.3 1.5 -4.1
Other services 756.1 750.6 -5.5 -10.6 -0.7 -1.4
Public administration 990.7 977.2 -13.5 37.6 -1.4 4.0
1.
North American Industry Classification System.
Note(s):
Related CANSIM tables 282-0088 and 282-0089.