Vancouver Employment Industry Statistics


In Vancouver the majority of the population work in Professional, scientific and technical services. This accounts for 12.84% of the working population. 10.68% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Health care and social assistance industry. 9.96% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Accommodation and food services industry. 9.28% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Retail trade industry. 8.67% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Educational services industry. 5.24% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Finance and insurance industry. 5.12% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Manufacturing industry. 5.03% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Other services (except public administration) industry. 4.9% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Information and cultural industries industry. 4.59% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Construction industry. 4.56% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services industry. 4.19% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Public administration industry. 3.85% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Transportation and warehousing industry. 3.76% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Wholesale trade industry. 3.29% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Arts, entertainment and recreation industry. 3.03% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Real estate and rental and leasing industry. 0.37% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Utilities industry. 0.36% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction industry. 0.23% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting industry. 0.07% of the Vancouver working population is employed in the Management of companies and enterprises industry.

StatisticPercentage
Professional, scientific and technical services12.84 %
Health care and social assistance10.68 %
Accommodation and food services9.96 %
Retail trade9.28 %
Educational services8.67 %
Finance and insurance5.24 %
Manufacturing5.12 %
Other services (except public administration)5.03 %
Information and cultural industries4.90 %
Construction4.59 %
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services4.56 %
Public administration4.19 %
Transportation and warehousing3.85 %
Wholesale trade3.76 %
Arts, entertainment and recreation3.29 %
Real estate and rental and leasing3.03 %
Utilities0.37 %
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction0.36 %
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.23 %
Management of companies and enterprises0.07 %
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