Occupation Data

Occupation Data

Largest Occupations
Occupation

2014 Jobs

2015 Jobs

Change in Jobs (2014-2015)

% Change

Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations

2,469

2,506

36

1%

Sales and service occupations

2,408

2,400

(8)

0%

Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities

1,178

1,334

156

13%

Business, finance and administrative occupations

1,166

1,200

35

3%

Management occupations

712

728

16

2%

Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion

680

735

55

8%

Occupations unique to primary industry

488

491

3

1%

Natural and applied sciences and related occupations

474

494

20

4%

Health occupations

426

463

37

9%

Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport

203

212

9

4%

EMSI Q3 2015 Data Set

Data Sources and Calculations

Organizing regional employment information by occupation provides a workforce-oriented view of the regional economy. EMSI's occupation data are based on EMSI's industry data, regional occupation data from the Labour Force Survey (LFS), and regional staffing patterns taken from the Census.