Alberta Employment Industry Statistics


In Alberta the majority of the population work in Retail trade. This accounts for 11.39% of the working population. 10.49% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Health care and social assistance industry. 9.38% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Construction industry. 8.97% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Professional, scientific and technical services industry. 6.91% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Educational services industry. 6.36% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Accommodation and food services industry. 6.25% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Manufacturing industry. 6.22% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Public administration industry. 4.96% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Transportation and warehousing industry. 4.85% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Other services (except public administration) industry. 4.59% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Wholesale trade industry. 4.5% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction industry. 3.75% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services industry. 3.66% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Finance and insurance industry. 2.1% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Real estate and rental and leasing industry. 1.99% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Information and cultural industries industry. 1.98% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Arts, entertainment and recreation industry. 0.92% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Utilities industry. 0.7% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting industry. 0.02% of the Alberta working population is employed in the Management of companies and enterprises industry.

StatisticPercentage
Retail trade11.39 %
Health care and social assistance10.49 %
Construction9.38 %
Professional, scientific and technical services8.97 %
Educational services6.91 %
Accommodation and food services6.36 %
Manufacturing6.25 %
Public administration6.22 %
Transportation and warehousing4.96 %
Other services (except public administration)4.85 %
Wholesale trade4.59 %
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction4.50 %
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services3.75 %
Finance and insurance3.66 %
Real estate and rental and leasing2.10 %
Information and cultural industries1.99 %
Arts, entertainment and recreation1.98 %
Utilities0.92 %
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.70 %
Management of companies and enterprises0.02 %
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