Job vacancies, payroll employees, and job vacancy rate by industry sector, monthly, unadjusted for seasonality1, 2, 3

Frequency: Monthly

Table: 14-10-0372-01

Release date: 2021-05-27

Geography: Canada

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This table displays the results of Job vacancies, payroll employees, and job vacancy rate by industry sector, monthly, unadjusted for seasonality.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), Statistics (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Geography, Row 2 is Reference period.
A symbol legend follows the table.
Canada (map)
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)4StatisticsNovember 2020December 2020January 2021February 2021March 2021
Total, all industries4Number
Job vacancies5554,465A476,860A484,435A505,920A632,720A
Payroll employees6, 715,458,675A15,359,360A15,439,890A14,802,150A14,864,360A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate83.5A3.0A3.0A3.3A4.1A
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting [11]Number
Job vacancies57,655C8,710C12,105C8,435C13,790C
Payroll employees6, 7251,700A225,520A222,155A195,075A196,080A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate83.0C3.7C5.2C4.1C6.6B
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction [21]Number
Job vacancies54,445D2,895D5,200D4,980D3,225E
Payroll employees6, 7182,485A191,580A185,960B176,910A179,500C
Percentage
Job vacancy rate82.4D1.5D2.7D2.7D1.8E
Utilities [22]Number
Job vacancies51,535D915E1,340D1,290DF
Payroll employees6, 7122,560A121,760A123,220A120,920AF
Percentage
Job vacancy rate81.2D0.7E1.1D1.1DF
Construction [23]Number
Job vacancies542,100B29,570B38,855B36,080B58,330C
Payroll employees6, 71,070,555A1,048,315A1,007,470A936,035A944,920A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate83.8B2.7B3.7B3.7B5.8D
Manufacturing [31-33]Number
Job vacancies546,960B41,125B51,025B48,085A54,665A
Payroll employees6, 71,491,220A1,478,235A1,488,610A1,450,680A1,462,165A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate83.1A2.7B3.3B3.2A3.6A
Wholesale trade [41]Number
Job vacancies520,995B20,185B21,175B22,790B25,470B
Payroll employees6, 7779,050A779,825A788,275A772,410A775,490A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate82.6B2.5B2.6B2.9B3.2B
Retail trade [44-45]Number
Job vacancies579,250C52,040C43,950C42,275C75,285C
Payroll employees6, 71,938,005A1,968,400A1,997,475A1,851,360A1,816,650A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate83.9D2.6D2.2D2.2D4.0D
Transportation and warehousing [48-49]Number
Job vacancies535,595C20,040D26,840D31,120D30,595D
Payroll employees6, 7771,355A763,515A783,825A767,430A758,640A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate84.4D2.6D3.3D3.9D3.9D
Information and cultural industries [51]Number
Job vacancies510,690C10,355D8,235D10,965D13,805D
Payroll employees6, 7339,445A336,085B337,350A339,245A342,050B
Percentage
Job vacancy rate83.1D3.0D2.4D3.1D3.9D
Finance and insurance [52]Number
Job vacancies517,780D24,370B27,805B16,475E25,320B
Payroll employees6, 7733,240C736,745A754,535A737,235D744,460A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate82.4D3.2B3.6B2.2E3.3B
Real estate and rental and leasing [53]Number
Job vacancies54,780C7,130C5,245C6,060D8,070C
Payroll employees6, 7253,055A251,915A259,390A247,755A249,400A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate81.9C2.8C2.0C2.4D3.1C
Professional, scientific and technical services [54]Number
Job vacancies537,005B36,375B47,515B45,435B46,645B
Payroll employees6, 7968,760A976,990A997,945A991,935A997,890A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate83.7B3.6B4.5B4.4B4.5B
Management of companies and enterprises [55]Number
Job vacancies51,360D1,690D2,795D1,065E2,065D
Payroll employees6, 7118,425A115,410A115,970B115,970A117,030C
Percentage
Job vacancy rate81.1D1.4D2.4D0.9E1.7D
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services [56]Number
Job vacancies538,905B36,110C30,350C30,690C42,090B
Payroll employees6, 7778,985A775,460A780,130A767,565A745,245A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate84.8B4.4C3.7C3.8C5.3B
Educational services [61]Number
Job vacancies513,360B14,630B16,155C15,025C13,075B
Payroll employees6, 71,375,260A1,394,290A1,405,770A1,334,740A1,385,010A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate81.0B1.0B1.1C1.1C0.9B
Health care and social assistance [62]Number
Job vacancies5109,790A99,085B88,565B112,755B104,200B
Payroll employees6, 72,042,380A2,065,750A2,087,270A2,071,515A2,083,765A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate85.1A4.6B4.1B5.2B4.8B
Arts, entertainment and recreation [71]Number
Job vacancies58,165C7,695E3,785D4,160C9,575C
Payroll employees6, 7227,860A196,300A191,740A159,245A158,840A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate83.5C3.8E1.9D2.5C5.7C
Accommodation and food services [72]Number
Job vacancies543,370B43,495B30,130C35,790B68,365B
Payroll employees6, 71,032,685A957,110A926,745A843,285A851,705A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate84.0B4.3B3.1C4.1B7.4B
Other services (except public administration) [81]9Number
Job vacancies521,240B14,750C15,055C22,005C24,895B
Payroll employees6, 7496,015A493,965A495,960A459,610A464,645A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate84.1B2.9C2.9C4.6C5.1B
Public administration [91]10Number
Job vacancies59,485D5,695B8,315B10,435D12,165C
Payroll employees6, 7485,630A482,185A490,085A463,235B470,330A
Percentage
Job vacancy rate81.9E1.2B1.7B2.2D2.5C

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E use with caution
F too unreliable to be published
A data quality: excellent
B data quality: very good
C data quality: good
D data quality: acceptable

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/1410037201-eng

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