Staffing actions taken by businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, by business characteristics

Frequency: Occasional Monthly

Table: 33-10-0231-01

Geography: Canada

This table displays the results of Staffing actions taken by businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, by business characteristics.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by Business characteristics (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Staffing action taken.
Business characteristicsReduced staff hours or shifts Increased staff hours or shifts Reduced salaries or wages Froze salaries or wages Increased salaries or wages Froze bonus payments Delayed compensation Hired more staff Laid off staff Implemented an Employment Insurance (EI) work-sharing program Introduced temporary cost-reduction measures Altered or changed contributions to pension or benefit plans Other staffing action taken No changes have been implemented with regards to staffing Staffing action taken, unknown
Percent
Canada, all provinces and territories 38.13.213.410.53.37.06.12.540.52.812.22.94.127.02.8
Newfoundland and Labrador 33.50.413.010.53.85.45.42.543.91.39.62.94.628.02.5
Prince Edward Island 40.44.213.910.83.04.85.43.636.12.47.83.03.625.32.4
Nova Scotia 35.43.910.68.07.85.54.43.738.21.67.12.83.728.33.0
New Brunswick 37.02.39.89.33.56.04.33.543.54.010.32.84.027.02.8
Quebec 35.74.011.68.95.05.04.14.048.32.79.92.04.223.32.2
Ontario 36.93.212.610.82.96.66.92.038.92.712.12.64.127.83.3
Manitoba 39.43.712.812.02.27.75.83.035.82.911.73.73.532.82.4
Saskatchewan 35.23.610.59.93.07.94.02.733.82.712.12.94.633.23.4
Alberta 43.62.820.512.42.110.77.71.841.82.617.94.23.624.32.5
British Columbia 41.32.613.910.72.77.47.02.538.73.412.43.14.126.62.8
Territories 1 34.11.19.16.85.15.72.81.737.52.313.12.36.333.50.0
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), all industries 38.13.213.410.53.37.06.12.540.52.812.22.94.127.02.8
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting [11]20.85.45.56.33.63.22.34.614.40.78.10.84.053.93.0
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction [21]40.93.025.312.11.011.16.11.539.44.522.26.64.027.33.5
Utilities [22]46.11.14.512.42.24.52.22.233.74.511.23.42.236.01.1
Construction [23]41.10.613.810.21.37.15.31.250.73.611.72.63.021.43.0
Manufacturing [31-33]47.14.414.613.36.18.15.95.149.75.317.52.73.418.01.5
Wholesale trade [41]42.52.717.811.62.113.76.23.845.93.118.53.42.122.63.1
Retail trade [44-45]49.64.814.411.010.26.65.15.354.93.011.82.83.513.72.3
Transportation and warehousing [48-49]44.62.618.014.64.77.86.32.142.04.720.44.22.923.22.6
Information and cultural industries [51]25.53.213.412.11.98.37.01.326.13.216.64.55.137.62.5
Finance and insurance [52]30.44.47.510.03.68.85.12.417.80.08.82.73.645.01.5
Real estate and rental and leasing [53]30.22.913.77.41.17.99.21.121.21.412.81.42.740.34.3
Professional, scientific and technical services [54]31.11.914.811.40.710.09.91.323.62.313.13.43.837.22.0
Management of companies and enterprises [55]28.53.319.58.93.38.115.41.614.61.612.21.61.639.80.8
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services [56]49.13.65.59.10.05.59.11.829.13.67.30.01.838.23.6
Educational services [61]36.72.714.510.91.25.03.80.948.52.111.53.04.723.12.1
Health care and social assistance [62]38.48.210.88.45.24.05.65.445.52.89.52.95.518.73.1
Arts, entertainment and recreation [71]37.21.315.512.70.26.67.90.344.62.012.93.55.423.53.5
Accommodation and food services [72]50.31.613.210.05.18.65.11.467.53.211.83.45.410.72.5
Other services (except public administration) [81]36.02.113.610.11.75.75.31.540.22.99.82.84.727.74.0
Public administration [91]46.40.03.67.10.03.60.03.642.90.010.70.07.132.10.0
Business size of employment, all employment sizes 2 38.13.213.410.53.37.06.12.540.52.812.22.94.127.02.8
0 employees 14.51.16.83.70.51.86.70.55.10.25.90.87.657.09.1
1 to 4 employees 34.61.913.210.51.04.47.31.131.41.29.01.93.628.12.5
5 to 19 employees 45.62.412.910.93.08.04.61.758.53.812.03.12.716.91.1
20 to 99 employees 51.05.517.713.77.412.35.55.761.74.917.64.73.414.40.3
100 to 249 employees 50.28.119.414.710.412.73.28.854.55.723.56.62.917.40.7
250 to 499 employees 50.79.920.219.77.218.87.66.349.35.429.16.34.914.80.4
500 or more employees 59.412.324.519.713.215.29.010.050.69.033.96.56.513.91.3
Business type, all businesses 38.13.213.410.53.37.06.12.540.52.812.22.94.127.02.8
Government agencies 3 44.49.83.86.03.85.31.56.034.60.812.81.57.530.10.8
Private sector businesses 38.42.813.810.43.37.36.42.440.82.812.42.83.926.53.0
Non-profit organizations 34.06.610.411.73.04.53.03.937.72.410.23.35.832.51.2
Majority ownership, all ownerships 4 38.13.213.410.53.37.06.12.540.52.812.22.94.127.02.8
Majority ownership, woman 33.22.710.98.01.84.25.91.240.61.97.72.65.526.44.7
Majority ownership, First Nations, Métis or Inuit 40.11.99.210.12.97.79.71.938.61.016.43.95.325.64.3
Majority ownership, visible minority 43.12.514.612.03.06.79.32.844.74.214.12.12.520.83.0
Majority ownership, immigrant to Canada 39.82.313.012.13.27.19.82.734.73.612.02.72.126.44.4
Majority ownership, person with a disability 38.72.89.411.30.93.88.51.931.10.014.23.88.524.56.6
Majority ownership, other 39.33.314.311.03.87.85.72.940.82.913.22.93.927.52.2


DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/3310023101-eng

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