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

Employment by class of worker and industry, seasonally adjusted
  October
2021
November
2021
Standard error1 October to November 2021 November 2020 to November 2021 October to November 2021 November 2020 to November 2021
  thousandsthousandsthousands change in thousandschange in thousands % change% change
Class of worker              
Employees 16,560.2 16,684.9 46.8 124.7 860.6 0.8 5.4
Public sector employees 4,149.1 4,166.9 27.1 17.8 214.8 0.4 5.4
Private sector employees 12,411.1 12,518.0 46.6 106.9 645.8 0.9 5.4
Self-employed 2,602.3 2,631.3 33.0 29.0 -81.8 1.1 -3.0
Total employed, all industries 19,162.4 19,316.1 40.0 153.7 778.6 0.8 4.2
Goods-producing sector 3,857.0 3,883.4 21.3 26.4 10.5 0.7 0.3
Agriculture 241.9 239.2 6.0 -2.7 -42.3 -1.1 -15.0
Natural resources2 322.6 319.8 6.1 -2.8 0.1 -0.9 0.0
Utilities 141.6 137.8 3.1 -3.8 -1.2 -2.7 -0.9
Construction 1,425.9 1,426.7 14.3 0.8 27.1 0.1 1.9
Manufacturing 1,725.0 1,759.9 14.4 34.9 26.8 2.0 1.5
Services-producing sector 15,305.5 15,432.7 38.3 127.2 768.2 0.8 5.2
Wholesale and retail trade 2,919.9 2,948.2 20.7 28.3 152.1 1.0 5.4
Transportation and warehousing 1,004.9 1,023.1 11.7 18.2 62.1 1.8 6.5
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing 1,323.0 1,328.7 11.7 5.7 60.2 0.4 4.7
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,699.3 1,727.6 14.6 28.3 138.5 1.7 8.7
Business, building and other support services 699.6 707.0 12.3 7.4 -4.9 1.1 -0.7
Educational services 1,471.9 1,458.8 14.0 -13.1 49.2 -0.9 3.5
Health care and social assistance 2,565.4 2,609.2 15.1 43.8 126.2 1.7 5.1
Information, culture and recreation 777.1 787.4 13.3 10.3 90.7 1.3 13.0
Accommodation and food services 1,014.0 1,019.2 15.2 5.2 50.9 0.5 5.3
Other services (except public administration) 732.1 716.1 11.4 -16.0 -52.6 -2.2 -6.8
Public administration 1,098.0 1,107.5 8.1 9.5 95.8 0.9 9.5
Note(s):
The sum of individual categories may not always add up to the total as a result of rounding.
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