British Columbia Employment Industry Statistics


In British Columbia the majority of the population work in Retail trade. This accounts for 11.17% of the working population. 10.74% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Health care and social assistance industry. 9.69% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Professional, scientific and technical services industry. 7.48% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Educational services industry. 7.46% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Construction industry. 7.46% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Accommodation and food services industry. 5.9% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Manufacturing industry. 5.86% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Public administration industry. 5.07% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Transportation and warehousing industry. 4.85% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Other services (except public administration) industry. 4.37% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Finance and insurance industry. 4.32% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Wholesale trade industry. 4.25% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services industry. 2.93% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Information and cultural industries industry. 2.46% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Real estate and rental and leasing industry. 2.4% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Arts, entertainment and recreation industry. 1.75% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction industry. 1.24% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting industry. 0.55% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Utilities industry. 0.03% of the British Columbia working population is employed in the Management of companies and enterprises industry.

StatisticPercentage
Retail trade11.17 %
Health care and social assistance10.74 %
Professional, scientific and technical services9.69 %
Educational services7.48 %
Construction7.46 %
Accommodation and food services7.46 %
Manufacturing5.90 %
Public administration5.86 %
Transportation and warehousing5.07 %
Other services (except public administration)4.85 %
Finance and insurance4.37 %
Wholesale trade4.32 %
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services4.25 %
Information and cultural industries2.93 %
Real estate and rental and leasing2.46 %
Arts, entertainment and recreation2.40 %
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction1.75 %
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting1.24 %
Utilities0.55 %
Management of companies and enterprises0.03 %
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