Table 2 
Number of employees – Seasonally adjusted 

Number of employees – Seasonally adjusted
  July
2018
June
2019r
July
2019p
June to July 2019 July 2018 to July 2019 June to July 2019 July 2018 to July 2019
  thousandsthousandsthousands change in thousandschange in thousands % change% change
Sector aggregate1 16,629.7 16,939.8 17,015.2 75.4 385.5 0.4 2.3
Forestry, logging and support 39.2 39.3 38.6 -0.7 -0.6 -1.8 -1.6
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 204.3 201.0 201.3 0.4 -3.0 0.2 -1.5
Utilities 124.6 127.6 129.0 1.4 4.4 1.1 3.5
Construction 1,021.2 1,036.5 1,036.7 0.2 15.5 0.0 1.5
Manufacturing 1,552.7 1,580.2 1,580.9 0.7 28.2 0.0 1.8
Wholesale trade 799.9 820.6 823.7 3.1 23.8 0.4 3.0
Retail trade 1,981.0 2,008.3 2,006.4 -1.9 25.4 -0.1 1.3
Transportation and warehousing 757.0 775.8 779.0 3.1 22.0 0.4 2.9
Information and cultural industries 338.0 337.2 337.4 0.1 -0.6 0.0 -0.2
Finance and insurance 732.1 746.5 751.2 4.7 19.1 0.6 2.6
Real estate and rental and leasing 292.6 300.0 299.2 -0.8 6.6 -0.3 2.3
Professional, scientific and technical services 932.6 970.4 979.8 9.3 47.2 1.0 5.1
Management of companies and enterprises 104.8 110.2 111.4 1.1 6.6 1.0 6.3
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 810.8 824.2 830.1 5.8 19.3 0.7 2.4
Educational services 1,320.5 1,354.8 1,376.7 21.9 56.2 1.6 4.3
Health care and social assistance 1,965.7 2,036.0 2,040.9 4.9 75.1 0.2 3.8
Arts, entertainment and recreation 304.5 313.0 314.5 1.5 10.0 0.5 3.3
Accommodation and food services 1,319.6 1,338.7 1,351.7 13.0 32.1 1.0 2.4
Other services (excluding public administration) 547.7 556.5 559.9 3.4 12.2 0.6 2.2
Public administration 1,118.5 1,151.9 1,153.4 1.5 35.0 0.1 3.1
Provinces and territories              
Newfoundland and Labrador 215.3 215.6 216.8 1.1 1.4 0.5 0.7
Prince Edward Island 66.9 68.6 69.9 1.2 2.9 1.8 4.4
Nova Scotia 413.5 421.9 424.2 2.4 10.7 0.6 2.6
New Brunswick 316.3 324.5 326.8 2.3 10.5 0.7 3.3
Quebec 3,695.2 3,785.1 3,797.6 12.5 102.4 0.3 2.8
Ontario 6,480.6 6,592.1 6,621.8 29.6 141.2 0.4 2.2
Manitoba 608.0 613.7 618.0 4.3 10.0 0.7 1.6
Saskatchewan 477.3 486.0 483.9 -2.1 6.6 -0.4 1.4
Alberta 2,005.8 2,027.4 2,034.9 7.5 29.1 0.4 1.4
British Columbia 2,284.9 2,338.0 2,354.5 16.6 69.6 0.7 3.0
Yukon 22.0 22.1 22.2 0.1 0.3 0.4 1.2
Northwest Territories 26.8 26.5 26.4 -0.2 -0.5 -0.7 -1.7
Nunavut 17.1 18.1 18.2 0.1 1.2 0.5 6.9
r
revised
p
preliminary
Source(s):
Table 14-10-0223-01 (formerly CANSIM table 281-0063).
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