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  • Table: 14-10-0022-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0007)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of persons in the labour force (employment and unemployment) and unemployment rate, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0026-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0011)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of employees by class of worker, North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) and sex, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0045-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0032)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of multiple jobholders by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0067-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0075)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of employees by establishment size, North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex, and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0069-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0077)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of employees covered and not covered by a union, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex, and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0071-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0079)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of permanent and temporary employees by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0291-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0094)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Number of persons in the labour force (employment and unemployment) and unemployment rate by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), last 5 months. Data are also available for the standard error of the estimate, the standard error of the month-to-month change and the standard error of the year-over-year change.

    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0291-02
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Number of persons in the labour force (employment and unemployment) and unemployment rate by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). Data are presented for 12 months earlier, previous month and current month, as well as year-over-year and month-to-month level change and percentage change. Data are also available for the standard error of the estimate, the standard error of the month-to-month change and the standard error of the year-over-year change.

    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0296-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0141)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of persons in the labour force (employment and unemployment) and not in the labour force, unemployment rate, participation rate, and employment rate, by National Occupational Classification (NOC) and sex, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0302-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0147)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of multiple jobholders by National Occupational Classification (NOC), sex and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08
Data (408)

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  • Table: 14-10-0022-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0007)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of persons in the labour force (employment and unemployment) and unemployment rate, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0026-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0011)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of employees by class of worker, North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) and sex, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0045-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0032)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of multiple jobholders by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0067-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0075)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of employees by establishment size, North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex, and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0069-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0077)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of employees covered and not covered by a union, by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex, and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0071-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0079)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of permanent and temporary employees by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), sex and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0291-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0094)
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Number of persons in the labour force (employment and unemployment) and unemployment rate by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), last 5 months. Data are also available for the standard error of the estimate, the standard error of the month-to-month change and the standard error of the year-over-year change.

    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0291-02
    Geography: Canada
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description:

    Number of persons in the labour force (employment and unemployment) and unemployment rate by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). Data are presented for 12 months earlier, previous month and current month, as well as year-over-year and month-to-month level change and percentage change. Data are also available for the standard error of the estimate, the standard error of the month-to-month change and the standard error of the year-over-year change.

    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0296-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0141)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of persons in the labour force (employment and unemployment) and not in the labour force, unemployment rate, participation rate, and employment rate, by National Occupational Classification (NOC) and sex, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08

  • Table: 14-10-0302-01
    (formerly: CANSIM 282-0147)
    Geography: Canada, Province or territory
    Frequency: Monthly
    Description: Number of multiple jobholders by National Occupational Classification (NOC), sex and age group, last 5 months.
    Release date: 2021-10-08
Analysis (155)

Analysis (155) (0 to 10 of 155 results)

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X20212713555
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2021-09-28

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021063
    Description:

    This infographic highlights key employment characteristics in Canada’s oil and gas sector, for reference years 2009 to 2019. Data is taken from the most recent Natural Resource Satellite Account-Human Resource Module.

    Release date: 2021-08-26

  • Articles and reports: 75-006-X202100100005
    Description:

    This study uses data from the Census of Population and the Labour Force Survey (LFS) to examine the personal and job characteristics of child care workers and how some of these characteristics have changed over time. It also studies the changes in employment among child care workers since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Release date: 2021-06-25

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021051
    Description:

    This infographic uses data from the 2016 Census of Population to look at the characteristics of child care workers in Canada. It also uses data from the 2020 and 2021 Labour Force Survey to examine the changes in employment among child care workers since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Release date: 2021-06-25

  • Stats in brief: 11-001-X202117617427
    Description: Release published in The Daily – Statistics Canada’s official release bulletin
    Release date: 2021-06-25

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021055
    Description:

    A triple-protected job is one that has no predetermined end date, faces a low risk of automation, and is resilient to pandemics. This infographic presents characteristics of dual-earner couples that make them more or less likely to have both partners hold triple-protected jobs.

    Release date: 2021-06-23

  • Articles and reports: 36-28-0001202100100005
    Description:

    Around the world, one critical response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been the implementation of physical distancing measures. These policies, which are necessary to contain the spread of the virus, have had serious consequences on the organization of work. This study used the Labour Force Survey (LFS), which makes it possible to compare the estimates of the hours worked in an employee’s main job in 2020 with the 2017-to-2019 average of hours worked (hereafter referred to as the “baseline”). The main contribution of the article is that it provides estimates of the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic not only by industry and province but also by firm size, which is an important dimension more rarely discussed.

    Release date: 2021-01-27

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2021003
    Description:

    This infographic describes the main differences by gender in early career job mobility for young workers in Canada.

    Release date: 2021-01-27

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2020068
    Description:

    Efforts to make a transition to a low carbon economy have raised concerns that workers displaced from traditional energy-producing sectors might experience substantial earnings declines after job loss. Using data from a rich administrative dataset, this infographic documents the employment and earnings trajectories of oil and gas workers who were displaced from 1995 to 2016.

    Release date: 2020-12-01

  • Stats in brief: 11-627-M2020070
    Description:

    Jobs related to infrastructure include direct employment, such as the construction worker building a bridge and the engineer supplying the plans, but also indirect, such as the manufacturer supplying the steel and the restaurant worker supplying the meals. This is a portrait of these jobs across Canada.

    Release date: 2020-09-28
Reference (25)

Reference (25) (0 to 10 of 25 results)

  • Classification: 12-583-X
    Description:

    This publication provides a systematic classification structure to identify and categorize the entire range of occupational activity in Canada. Definitions and occupational titles are provided for each unit group. An alphabetical index of the occupational titles classified to the unit group level is also included.

    Release date: 2021-09-21

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 92-388-X
    Description:

    This report contains basic conceptual and data quality information to help users interpret and make use of census occupation data. It gives an overview of the collection, coding (to the 2001 National Occupational Classification), edit and imputation of the occupation data from the 2001 Census. The report describes procedural changes between the 2001 and earlier censuses, and provides an analysis of the quality level of the 2001 Census occupation data. Finally, it details the revision of the 1991 Standard Occupational Classification used in the 1991 and 1996 Censuses to the 2001 National Occupational Classification for Statistics used in 2001. The historical comparability of data coded to the two classifications is discussed. Appendices to the report include a table showing historical data for the 1991, 1996 and 2001 Censuses.

    Release date: 2004-07-15

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 92-391-X
    Description:

    This report contains basic conceptual and data quality information intended to facilitate the use and interpretation of census industry data. It provides an overview of the industry processing cycle, including elements such as regional processing, edit and imputation, and the tabulation of error rates. A detailed explanation of the automated coding systems used in the 2001 Census is also documented, in addition to notable changes in the imputation procedures. The report concludes with summary tables that indicate the level of data quality in the 2001 Census industry data. Appendices to the report contain historical data going back to the 1971 Census.

    Release date: 2004-06-02

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 92-389-X
    Description:

    This report contains basic conceptual and data quality information intended to facilitate the use and interpretation of census industry data. It provides an overview of the industry processing cycle, including elements such as regional processing, edit and imputation, and the tabulation of error rates. Notable changes in the industrial classification structure are discussed as well as differences in the coding procedures from the previous census (1996). The report concludes with summary tables that indicate the level of data quality in the 2001 Census industry data.

    Release date: 2004-05-04

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 75F0002M1996005
    Description:

    This paper examines a new variable which would show whether a person's job is related to his or her postsecondary education. This variable would help to explain other characteristics measured in the Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics (SLID), such as wages, supervisory roles, and job stability.

    Release date: 1997-12-31

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 75F0002M1993009
    Description:

    This paper presents an analysis of the questions in the Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics (SLID) relating to supervision and management. It uses data collected in January 1993.

    Release date: 1995-12-30

  • Classification: 12-565-X
    Description:

    The Standard Occupational Classification provides a systematic classification structure to identify and categorize the entire range of occupational activity in Canada. This up-to-date classification is based upon, and easily related to, the National Occupational Classification. It consists of 10 broad occupational categories which are subdivided into major groups, minor groups and unit groups. Definitions and occupational titles are provided for each unit group. An alphabetical index of the occupational titles classified to the unit group level is also included.

    Release date: 1993-08-23

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 1713
    Description: The objective of this program is to provide data on employment (number of employees, wages and salaries) in the public sector, i.e. the federal, provincial, territorial and local general governments, health and social service institutions, universities, colleges, vocational and trade institutions, school boards, and government business enterprises.

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 2603
    Description: This survey is an establishment census survey designed to gather data on employment, payrolls and paid-hours from larger employers (companies or establishments of 20 or more employees).

  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 2612
    Description: The Survey of Employment, Payrolls and Hours provides a monthly portrait of the amount of earnings, as well as the number of jobs (i.e., occupied positions) and hours worked by detailed industry at the national, provincial and territorial levels.
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