Table 2 
Employment by class of worker and industry (based on NAICS1) – Seasonally adjusted 

Employment by class of worker and industry (based on NAICS) – Seasonally adjusted
  October
2017
November
2017
Standard error2 October to November 2017 November 2016 to November 2017 October to November 2017 November 2016 to November 2017
  thousandsthousandsthousands change in thousandschange in thousands % change% change
Class of worker              
Employees 15,647.7 15,730.7 35.7 83.0 305.5 0.5 2.0
Self-employed 2,841.7 2,838.2 25.2 -3.5 84.5 -0.1 3.1
Public/private sector employees              
Public 3,726.0 3,736.6 20.1 10.6 88.0 0.3 2.4
Private 11,921.7 11,994.1 35.9 72.4 217.5 0.6 1.8
All industries 18,489.4 18,568.9 29.4 79.5 390.0 0.4 2.1
Goods-producing sector 3,914.6 3,952.0 16.1 37.4 126.3 1.0 3.3
Agriculture 284.4 278.6 5.3 -5.8 -11.1 -2.0 -3.8
Natural resources3 331.6 331.6 4.8 0.0 5.5 0.0 1.7
Utilities 132.1 128.6 2.3 -3.5 -8.9 -2.6 -6.5
Construction 1,425.1 1,441.3 11.0 16.2 49.6 1.1 3.6
Manufacturing 1,741.5 1,771.9 10.5 30.4 91.2 1.7 5.4
Services-producing sector 14,574.8 14,616.9 27.9 42.1 263.7 0.3 1.8
Trade 2,798.4 2,837.2 14.5 38.8 82.4 1.4 3.0
Transportation and warehousing 960.2 959.1 8.4 -1.1 50.0 -0.1 5.5
Finance, insurance, real estate and leasing 1,173.8 1,177.1 8.7 3.3 29.2 0.3 2.5
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,475.4 1,465.5 10.8 -9.9 76.9 -0.7 5.5
Business, building and other support services 749.8 745.7 10.4 -4.1 -14.6 -0.5 -1.9
Educational services 1,275.1 1,295.8 10.7 20.7 22.6 1.6 1.8
Health care and social assistance 2,392.3 2,388.9 10.9 -3.4 50.1 -0.1 2.1
Information, culture and recreation 790.8 790.8 10.3 0.0 -9.4 0.0 -1.2
Accommodation and food services 1,212.9 1,219.4 11.3 6.5 -5.5 0.5 -0.4
Other services 788.0 781.2 8.4 -6.8 -18.8 -0.9 -2.4
Public administration 958.1 956.1 7.1 -2.0 0.7 -0.2 0.1
Note(s):
The sum of individual categories may not always add up to the total as a result of rounding.
Source(s):
CANSIM tables 282-0088 and 282-0089.
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