Table 3 
Job vacancies and job vacancy rate, unadjusted for seasonality1 

Job vacancies and job vacancy rate, unadjusted for seasonality
Payroll employment2 – April 2022pJob vacancies – April 2022pJob vacancy rate – April 2022p
  thousandsthousands %
Sector aggregate3 16,226.0 1,001.1 5.8
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 206.8 17.2 7.7
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 199.5 9.9 4.7
Utilities 127.3 2.3 1.8
Construction 1,042.1 89.9 7.9
Manufacturing 1,522.0 90.4 5.6
Wholesale trade 794.9 36.9 4.4
Retail trade 1,979.2 97.8 4.7
Transportation and warehousing 781.7 52.0 6.2
Information and cultural industries 367.4 18.2 4.7
Finance and insurance 793.3 49.9 5.9
Real estate and rental and leasing 270.8 13.5 4.8
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,133.6 73.7 6.1
Management of companies and enterprises 126.5 4.3 3.3
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 793.4 64.0 7.5
Educational services 1,475.3 23.3 1.6
Health care and social assistance 2,199.3 125.2 5.4
Arts, entertainment and recreation 247.1 22.2 8.2
Accommodation and food services 1,136.5 153.0 11.9
Other services (excluding public administration) 518.2 42.2 7.5
Public administration4 511.0 15.2 2.9
Provinces and territories      
Newfoundland and Labrador 200.7 8.7 4.1
Prince Edward Island 61.4 3.9 5.9
Nova Scotia 387.7 20.1 4.9
New Brunswick 294.6 16.2 5.2
Quebec 3,704.1 238.7 6.1
Ontario 6,288.7 378.2 5.7
Manitoba 593.0 28.0 4.5
Saskatchewan 461.9 24.0 4.9
Alberta 1,893.2 112.9 5.6
British Columbia 2,287.5 167.3 6.8
Yukon 17.4 1.7 8.8
Northwest Territories 20.8 1.3E 6.1E
Nunavut 15.2 0.3E 1.8E
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