Employment by industry and year

Employment by industry and year (# of jobs) table note 1, 2014-2018
Industry 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018table notep
Private Sector 213,681 213,679 218,021 233,186 237,482
Seafood 63,608 66,468 69,081 67,674 64,996
Commercial Fishing 24,776 24,795 25,359 24,384 23,420
Aquaculture 8,257 9,266 9,781 10,654 10,863
Fish Processing 30,574 32,407 33,941 32,636 30,713
Offshore Oil & Gas 17,004 15,189 18,081 13,065 15,459
Transportation 56,891 59,994 60,598 64,886 68,762
Marine Transportation 31,148 30,476 29,290 30,413 32,058
Support Activities 25,743 29,518 31,308 34,473 36,704
Tourism & Recreation 55,926 52,474 47,681 63,992 63,587
Manufacturing & Construction 20,251 19,554 22,580 23,568 24,678
Ship and Boat building 13,764 14,536 17,662 17,924 19,502
Ports and Harbours Construction 6,487 5,018 4,918 5,644 5,176
Public Sector 53,597 53,739 52,176 58,676 60,851
National Defence 25,674 23,505 22,885 22,744 26,054
Fisheries & Oceans 14,481 17,714 17,297 23,069 21,476
Other federal departments 5,142 4,949 4,385 4,225 4,949
Provincial / Territorial departments 2,372 2,197 1,980 2,537 2,201
Universities 2,697 2,482 2,712 2,869 2,687
ENGOs 3,230 2,892 2,917 3,232 3,483
Total Marine Economy 267,278 267,418 270,197 291,862 298,333
Total Economy table note 2 17,802,200 17,946,600 18,079,900 18,416,400 18,657,500

Table Notes

Table note p

Preliminary

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Table note 1

Includes direct, indirect, and induced impacts

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Table note 2

Statistics Canada. Table 14-10-0090-01 Labour force characteristics by province, territory and economic region, annual

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Sources: Impact estimates based on multipliers from Statistics Canada table 36-10-0595-01. Estimates for National Defence, Fisheries & Oceans, and Tourism & Recreation are based on custom simulation of Statistics Canada's inter-regional input-output model

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