Table 2 
Employment by class of worker and industry, seasonally adjusted 

Employment by class of worker and industry, seasonally adjusted
  October
2019
November
2019
Standard error1 October to November 2019 November 2018 to November 2019 October to November 2019 November 2018 to November 2019
  thousandsthousandsthousands change in thousandschange in thousands % change% change
Class of worker              
Employees 16,239.3 16,186.8 36.8 -52.5 261.0 -0.3 1.6
Public sector employees 3,905.8 3,903.5 21.6 -2.3 114.7 -0.1 3.0
Private sector employees 12,333.5 12,283.3 37.4 -50.2 146.2 -0.4 1.2
Self-employed 2,924.1 2,905.4 26.9 -18.7 32.0 -0.6 1.1
Total employed, all industries 19,163.4 19,092.2 30.1 -71.2 292.9 -0.4 1.6
Goods-producing sector 3,933.4 3,906.8 16.9 -26.6 -46.4 -0.7 -1.2
Agriculture 291.4 294.2 5.5 2.8 11.4 1.0 4.0
Natural resources2 322.9 316.4 5.2 -6.5 -24.7 -2.0 -7.2
Utilities 135.2 135.0 2.5 -0.2 -17.3 -0.1 -11.4
Construction 1,460.5 1,465.3 11.4 4.8 8.6 0.3 0.6
Manufacturing 1,723.4 1,695.9 10.9 -27.5 -24.4 -1.6 -1.4
Services-producing sector 15,229.9 15,185.5 28.9 -44.4 339.5 -0.3 2.3
Wholesale and retail trade 2,848.9 2,845.6 15.3 -3.3 49.2 -0.1 1.8
Transportation and warehousing 1,037.2 1,031.6 9.1 -5.6 17.3 -0.5 1.7
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing 1,236.3 1,239.5 9.0 3.2 71.0 0.3 6.1
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,579.0 1,578.9 12.0 -0.1 87.6 0.0 5.9
Business, building and other support services 757.9 765.6 10.4 7.7 -41.4 1.0 -5.1
Educational services 1,395.2 1,395.8 10.9 0.6 56.6 0.0 4.2
Health care and social assistance 2,525.4 2,525.1 11.7 -0.3 78.5 0.0 3.2
Information, culture and recreation 766.9 758.6 10.7 -8.3 -7.1 -1.1 -0.9
Accommodation and food services 1,231.4 1,220.4 11.9 -11.0 -23.1 -0.9 -1.9
Other services (except public administration) 806.7 804.1 8.3 -2.6 2.4 -0.3 0.3
Public administration 1,045.2 1,020.3 7.3 -24.9 48.5 -2.4 5.0
Note(s):
The sum of individual categories may not always add up to the total as a result of rounding.
Source(s):
Tables 14-10-0288-02 and 14-10-0355-02 (formerly CANSIM tables 282-0089 and 282-0088).
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