Table 3
Jobs in tourism industries and total economy, Canada, 2007 to 2012

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Table 3 Jobs in tourism industries and total economy, Canada, 2007 to 2012
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 3 jobs in tourism industries and total economy 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and percent change 2011 to 2012, calculated using thousands of jobs and % units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 percent change 2011 to 2012
  thousands of jobs %
Number of jobs in Canada  
Transportation 212 218 208 211 217 222 2.6
Air transportation 47 47 41 43 44 48 7.7
Other transportation 165 171 167 169 172 175 1.3
Accommodation 228 237 220 225 229 230 0.5
Food and beverage services 864 873 860 876 894 915 2.3
Recreation and entertainment 272 277 274 274 276 275 -0.4
Travel services 46 48 44 44 45 44 -1.5
Employee 1,509 1,537 1,495 1,516 1,554 1,582 1.8
Self-employed 114 116 111 114 107 104 -2.6
Ratio self-employed to total tourism 0.070 0.070 0.069 0.070 0.064 0.062 Note ...: not applicable
Full-time 996 1,005 971 973 990 1,022 3.3
Part-time 627 647 635 657 671 664 -1.0
Ratio part-time to total tourism 0.386 0.392 0.395 0.403 0.404 0.394 Note ...: not applicable
Total tourism industries 1,622 1,652 1,606 1,629 1,661 1,686 1.5
percent change 2.5 1.9 -2.8 1.5 1.9 1.5 Note ...: not applicable
Total economyNote 1 17,101 17,382 17,086 17,391 17,687 17,864 1.0
percent changeNote 2 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 1.6 -1.7 1.8 1.7 1.0 Note ...: not applicable
Ratio tourism to total economy 0.095 0.095 0.094 0.094 0.094 0.094 Note ...: not applicable
Employee 15,468 15,767 15,449 15,753 16,060 16,256 1.2
Self-employed 1,633 1,615 1,637 1,637 1,628 1,608 -1.2
Ratio self-employed to total economy 0.096 0.093 0.096 0.094 0.092 0.090 Note ...: not applicable
Full-time 13,361 13,553 13,178 13,414 13,689 13,866 1.3
Part-time 3,739 3,829 3,908 3,977 3,999 3,998 0.0
Ratio part-time to total economy 0.219 0.220 0.229 0.229 0.226 0.224 Note ...: not applicable
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