Job vacancies and job vacancy rate, unadjusted for seasonality1
|Payroll employment2 – May 2021p||Job vacancies – May 2021p||Job vacancy rate – May 2021p|
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting||224.9||15.9||6.6|
|Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction||184.1||8.7||4.5|
|Transportation and warehousing||756.5||33.5||4.2|
|Information and cultural industries||347.4||13.0||3.6|
|Finance and insurance||755.5||18.6||2.4E|
|Real estate and rental and leasing||250.7||6.0||2.3|
|Professional, scientific and technical services||1,015.2||47.1||4.4|
|Management of companies and enterprises||116.3||2.3||2.0|
|Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services||777.3||47.6||5.8|
|Health care and social assistance||2,131.0||107.3||4.8|
|Arts, entertainment and recreation||192.1||13.0||6.3|
|Accommodation and food services||922.7||78.0||7.8|
|Other services (excluding public administration)||486.6||26.2||5.1|
|Provinces and territories|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||177.6||5.2||2.8|
|Prince Edward Island||60.2||3.0||4.7|
use with caution
too unreliable to be published
Estimates are preliminary before the associated quarterly data are released.
Job Vacancy and Wage Survey (JVWS) employment estimates may differ from Survey of Employment, Payroll and Hours employment estimates because of calibration grouping and differences in scope and reference period. Additionally, JVWS data are not seasonally adjusted.
Sector breakdown is based on the 2017 North American Industry Classification System Version 3.0.
Excluding provincial, territorial and federal public administration, as well as international and other extraterritorial public administration.