Northwest Territories Employment Industry Statistics


In Northwest Territories the majority of the population work in Public administration. This accounts for 26.81% of the working population. 10.51% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Retail trade industry. 8.53% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Construction industry. 8.05% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Health care and social assistance industry. 6.87% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Educational services industry. 6.34% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Transportation and warehousing industry. 5.76% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Accommodation and food services industry. 4.84% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction industry. 4.46% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Professional, scientific and technical services industry. 4.08% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Other services (except public administration) industry. 2.73% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services industry. 2.51% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Information and cultural industries industry. 1.49% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Real estate and rental and leasing industry. 1.45% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Arts, entertainment and recreation industry. 1.44% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Finance and insurance industry. 1.36% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Wholesale trade industry. 1.1% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Utilities industry. 1.09% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Manufacturing industry. 0.44% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting industry. 0.15% of the Northwest Territories working population is employed in the Management of companies and enterprises industry.

StatisticPercentage
Public administration26.81 %
Retail trade10.51 %
Construction8.53 %
Health care and social assistance8.05 %
Educational services6.87 %
Transportation and warehousing6.34 %
Accommodation and food services5.76 %
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction4.84 %
Professional, scientific and technical services4.46 %
Other services (except public administration)4.08 %
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services2.73 %
Information and cultural industries2.51 %
Real estate and rental and leasing1.49 %
Arts, entertainment and recreation1.45 %
Finance and insurance1.44 %
Wholesale trade1.36 %
Utilities1.10 %
Manufacturing1.09 %
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.44 %
Management of companies and enterprises0.15 %
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