Percentage of workforce laid off because of COVID-19, by business characteristics1

Frequency: Occasional Monthly

Table: 33-10-0232-01

Release date: 2020-04-29

Geography: Canada

This table displays the results of Percentage of workforce laid off because of COVID-19, 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 Percentage of workforce laid off due to COVID-19.
Business characteristics0% to less than 1% of workforce laid off due to COVID-191% to less than 10% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1910% to less than 20% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1920% to less than 30% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1930% to less than 40% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1940% to less than 50% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1950% to less than 60% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1960% to less than 70% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1970% to less than 80% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1980% to less than 90% of workforce laid off due to COVID-1990% to less than 100% of workforce laid off due to COVID-19100% of workforce laid off due to COVID-19
Percent
Canada, all provinces and territories59.52.43.53.42.51.54.12.22.62.94.810.6
Newfoundland and Labrador56.12.52.53.82.91.78.82.52.52.13.810.9
Prince Edward Island63.92.44.83.61.20.03.01.25.41.83.69.0
Nova Scotia61.82.53.73.42.30.73.71.42.53.43.411.0
New Brunswick56.52.84.33.33.02.33.02.51.84.33.313.3
Quebec51.72.53.32.62.21.94.13.03.34.48.912.1
Ontario61.12.23.13.32.31.03.82.32.52.44.611.4
Manitoba64.23.04.23.73.01.12.91.63.22.62.97.7
Saskatchewan66.22.63.92.72.41.13.92.32.22.03.07.6
Alberta58.22.44.73.93.02.14.52.22.23.34.49.1
British Columbia61.32.43.14.23.01.74.21.71.82.24.110.2
Territories262.50.64.55.71.12.85.72.84.51.11.17.4
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), all industries59.52.43.53.42.51.54.12.22.62.94.810.6
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting [11]85.61.42.61.90.80.72.20.80.50.40.52.5
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction [21]60.63.02.07.13.02.06.13.02.51.03.06.6
Utilities [22]66.34.53.42.24.54.52.23.40.02.23.43.4
Construction [23]49.32.05.65.22.93.04.92.73.44.14.912.1
Manufacturing [31-33]50.34.76.45.33.63.14.53.54.14.04.95.7
Wholesale trade [41]54.16.54.55.53.82.75.83.42.42.72.46.2
Retail trade [44-45]45.11.94.13.33.71.65.53.43.44.96.916.3
Transportation and warehousing [48-49]58.06.06.57.05.21.04.42.11.61.02.94.2
Information and cultural industries [51]73.90.65.13.83.20.64.51.91.30.62.51.9
Finance and insurance [52]82.23.64.13.21.20.22.90.20.00.00.51.7
Real estate and rental and leasing [53]78.82.33.82.32.01.13.61.60.50.50.72.9
Professional, scientific and technical services [54]76.42.73.74.21.80.82.41.30.90.70.94.2
Management of companies and enterprises [55]85.40.01.62.41.60.04.10.01.61.60.80.8
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services [56]70.97.33.61.81.80.05.51.81.81.81.81.8
Educational services [61]51.52.15.63.02.12.74.42.43.81.88.612.1
Health care and social assistance [62]54.52.02.01.62.50.73.41.72.53.76.519.0
Arts, entertainment and recreation [71]55.40.91.72.12.11.03.72.53.24.26.716.6
Accommodation and food services [72]32.50.91.12.12.31.83.83.75.36.816.023.8
Other services (except public administration) [81]59.82.02.83.32.31.14.92.03.02.74.411.5
Public administration [91]57.114.30.03.67.17.13.60.00.00.00.07.1
Business size of employment, all employment sizes359.52.43.53.42.51.54.12.22.62.94.810.6
0 employees94.90.00.10.20.10.10.60.00.20.20.33.2
1 to 4 employees68.60.20.31.92.30.25.31.11.70.61.516.1
5 to 19 employees41.52.05.65.43.12.54.83.93.65.27.215.2
20 to 99 employees38.36.57.45.93.93.24.73.74.65.611.05.4
100 to 249 employees45.57.29.35.63.22.53.23.64.15.09.01.8
250 to 499 employees50.79.06.74.52.72.23.13.13.15.88.10.9
500 or more employees49.410.310.34.25.23.22.32.33.52.96.10.3
Business type, all businesses59.52.43.53.42.51.54.12.22.62.94.810.6
Government agencies465.46.86.86.03.01.50.81.51.53.81.51.5
Private sector businesses59.22.33.43.52.61.44.02.22.42.84.811.3
Non-profit organizations62.32.94.12.91.91.74.72.94.13.65.13.8
Majority ownership, all ownerships559.52.43.53.42.51.54.12.22.62.94.810.6
Majority ownership, woman59.40.61.62.31.31.24.32.02.02.64.817.8
Majority ownership, First Nations, Métis or Inuit61.41.02.91.91.91.46.80.52.93.94.311.1
Majority ownership, visible minority55.31.23.52.83.20.94.91.93.95.64.412.5
Majority ownership, immigrant to Canada65.31.02.71.32.41.04.01.91.73.04.511.2
Majority ownership, person with a disability68.90.02.80.01.90.95.70.91.90.04.712.3
Majority ownership, other59.23.04.13.92.81.64.02.42.72.94.98.5

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/3310023201-eng

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