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

Employment by class of worker and industry, seasonally adjusted
  August
2022
September
2022
Standard error1 August to September 2022 September 2021 to September 2022 August to September 2022 September 2021 to September 2022
  thousandsthousandsthousands change in thousandschange in thousands % change% change
Class of worker              
Employees 16,869.9 16,913.3 43.2 43.4 433.9 0.3 2.6
Public sector employees 4,234.2 4,268.8 26.9 34.6 117.9 0.8 2.8
Private sector employees 12,635.7 12,644.5 43.6 8.8 316.0 0.1 2.6
Self-employed 2,656.9 2,634.6 31.3 -22.3 -7.8 -0.8 -0.3
Total employed, all industries 19,526.8 19,547.9 34.1 21.1 426.1 0.1 2.2
Goods-producing sector 4,006.8 3,982.0 19.0 -24.8 112.2 -0.6 2.9
Agriculture 261.5 258.6 5.6 -2.9 17.3 -1.1 7.2
Natural resources2 333.6 339.5 6.2 5.9 5.7 1.8 1.7
Utilities 151.0 154.0 3.4 3.0 14.9 2.0 10.7
Construction 1,512.7 1,509.4 12.6 -3.3 85.9 -0.2 6.0
Manufacturing 1,747.9 1,720.4 12.9 -27.5 -11.6 -1.6 -0.7
Services-producing sector 15,520.0 15,565.9 33.5 45.9 313.8 0.3 2.1
Wholesale and retail trade 2,910.0 2,907.3 18.1 -2.7 71.4 -0.1 2.5
Transportation and warehousing 1,005.3 987.1 10.6 -18.2 -16.4 -1.8 -1.6
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing 1,344.0 1,341.4 10.6 -2.6 26.2 -0.2 2.0
Professional, scientific and technical services 1,808.7 1,818.0 13.7 9.3 95.3 0.5 5.5
Business, building and other support services 697.7 708.2 11.3 10.5 -14.7 1.5 -2.0
Educational services 1,430.0 1,476.0 12.8 46.0 2.3 3.2 0.2
Health care and social assistance 2,596.4 2,620.2 14.4 23.8 47.8 0.9 1.9
Information, culture and recreation 818.6 797.1 12.2 -21.5 46.6 -2.6 6.2
Accommodation and food services 1,046.8 1,059.0 13.1 12.2 20.1 1.2 1.9
Other services (except public administration) 727.5 728.4 9.8 0.9 17.3 0.1 2.4
Public administration 1,135.0 1,123.2 8.8 -11.8 17.9 -1.0 1.6
Note(s):
The sum of individual categories may not always add up to the total as a result of rounding.
Source(s):
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