Data tables, 2016 Census

Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 (691), Employment Income Statistics (3), Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (7), Visible Minority (15), Work Activity During the Reference Year (4), Age (4D) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over Who Worked in 2015 and Reported Employment Income in 2015, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories and Census Metropolitan Areas, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details occupation - national occupational classification 2016 , employment income statistics , highest certificate, diploma or degree , visible minority , work activity during the reference year , age and sex for the population aged 15 years and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015, in private households in Canada
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Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 (691) Employment income statistics (3)
Total - Number of employment income recipientsFootnote 4 Median employment income in 2015 ($)Footnote 5 Average employment income in 2015 ($)Footnote 6
Total - Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016Footnote 7 18,499,405 37,231 49,447
0 Management occupations 1,967,290 59,961 84,384
00 Senior management occupations 214,900 92,413 168,916
001 Legislators and senior management 214,900 92,413 168,916
0011 Legislators 7,990 39,203 57,060
0012 Senior government managers and officials 18,200 103,666 115,336
0013 Senior managers - financial, communications and other business services 57,935 115,341 216,584
0014 Senior managers - health, education, social and community services and membership organizations 26,455 82,409 104,525
0015 Senior managers - trade, broadcasting and other services, n.e.c. 47,890 76,666 159,981
0016 Senior managers - construction, transportation, production and utilities 56,430 97,691 190,860
01-05 Specialized middle management occupations 652,320 82,893 95,686
011 Administrative services managers 180,270 82,212 98,220
0111 Financial managers 75,350 84,313 105,248
0112 Human resources managers 50,420 83,127 92,727
0113 Purchasing managers 21,930 85,222 98,159
0114 Other administrative services managers 32,565 72,602 90,504
012 Managers in financial and business services 181,205 74,119 97,133
0121 Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers 29,545 83,318 134,787
0122 Banking, credit and other investment managers 62,650 79,735 102,313
0124 Advertising, marketing and public relations managers 67,915 70,492 83,186
0125 Other business services managers 21,100 54,149 73,914
013 Managers in communication (except broadcasting) 17,810 85,002 92,765
0131 Telecommunication carriers managers 14,235 89,535 99,521
0132 Postal and courier services managers 3,570 59,083 65,852
021 Managers in engineering, architecture, science and information systems 92,160 101,440 114,420
0211 Engineering managers 19,730 112,878 132,409
0212 Architecture and science managers 8,970 93,471 108,383
0213 Computer and information systems managers 63,470 99,688 109,681
031 Managers in health care 32,565 85,914 87,236
0311 Managers in health care 32,565 85,914 87,236
041 Managers in public administration 23,420 97,146 98,549
0411 Government managers - health and social policy development and program administration 5,485 102,708 102,989
0412 Government managers - economic analysis, policy development and program administration 7,850 100,484 106,249
0413 Government managers - education policy development and program administration 1,315 85,365 85,581
0414 Other managers in public administration 8,775 89,864 90,831
042 Managers in education and social and community services 79,660 82,041 81,195
0421 Administrators - post-secondary education and vocational training 17,570 75,621 82,701
0422 School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education 32,005 103,000 97,539
0423 Managers in social, community and correctional services 30,085 57,852 62,929
043 Managers in public protection services 20,185 92,110 90,377
0431 Commissioned police officers 2,050 114,431 118,947
0432 Fire chiefs and senior firefighting officers 2,480 106,174 104,644
0433 Commissioned officers of the Canadian Armed Forces 15,645 87,975 84,365
051 Managers in art, culture, recreation and sport 25,045 50,305 58,794
0511 Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers 4,960 52,176 56,367
0512 Managers - publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts 7,605 58,437 70,159
0513 Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directors 12,480 45,581 52,831
06 Middle management occupations in retail and wholesale trade and customer services 635,825 42,238 58,074
060 Corporate sales managers 69,130 90,835 104,913
0601 Corporate sales managers 69,130 90,835 104,913
062 Retail and wholesale trade managers 388,055 43,259 58,566
0621 Retail and wholesale trade managers 388,055 43,259 58,566
063 Managers in food service and accommodation 151,970 31,185 39,072
0631 Restaurant and food service managers 126,415 30,703 37,805
0632 Accommodation service managers 25,555 34,804 45,340
065 Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c. 26,670 29,041 37,778
0651 Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c. 26,665 29,041 37,778
07-09 Middle management occupations in trades, transportation, production and utilities 464,245 47,370 65,407
071 Managers in construction and facility operation and maintenance 185,565 54,211 69,468
0711 Construction managers 82,170 67,891 83,960
0712 Home building and renovation managers 45,745 24,522 38,596
0714 Facility operation and maintenance managers 57,640 60,524 73,307
073 Managers in transportation 34,720 72,139 85,350
0731 Managers in transportation 34,720 72,139 85,350
081 Managers in natural resources production and fishing 12,780 130,555 163,423
0811 Managers in natural resources production and fishing 12,780 130,555 163,423
082 Managers in agriculture, horticulture and aquaculture 151,145 18,792 28,584
0821 Managers in agriculture 144,975 18,322 28,130
0822 Managers in horticulture 4,930 25,691 36,914
0823 Managers in aquaculture 1,240 47,082 48,566
091 Managers in manufacturing and utilities 80,040 78,571 101,229
0911 Manufacturing managers 69,755 74,950 96,237
0912 Utilities managers 10,280 111,971 135,102
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 2,938,045 41,717 50,470
11 Professional occupations in business and finance 632,365 59,130 81,246
111 Auditors, accountants and investment professionals 382,640 59,917 89,834
1111 Financial auditors and accountants 200,285 58,535 76,615
1112 Financial and investment analysts 53,315 70,440 129,352
1113 Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers 14,395 56,085 133,146
1114 Other financial officers 114,650 57,469 89,111
112 Human resources and business service professionals 249,730 57,791 68,086
1121 Human resources professionals 76,575 63,960 71,526
1122 Professional occupations in business management consulting 78,210 64,915 80,383
1123 Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations 94,945 47,076 55,183
12 Administrative and financial supervisors and administrative occupations 990,160 43,002 47,331
121 Administrative services supervisors 93,615 53,277 57,719
1211 Supervisors, general office and administrative support workers 13,410 58,968 62,704
1212 Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers 19,645 58,477 65,912
1213 Supervisors, library, correspondence and related information workers 4,155 19,853 31,365
1214 Supervisors, mail and message distribution occupations 8,555 54,753 52,400
1215 Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations 47,850 50,574 56,197
122 Administrative and regulatory occupations 510,015 47,228 52,669
1221 Administrative officers 277,085 44,263 49,409
1222 Executive assistants 46,745 55,265 61,139
1223 Human resources and recruitment officers 32,535 49,443 55,336
1224 Property administrators 43,925 38,806 49,467
1225 Purchasing agents and officers 47,075 57,739 67,187
1226 Conference and event planners 25,205 34,043 37,648
1227 Court officers and justices of the peace 4,775 54,088 59,605
1228 Employment insurance, immigration, border services and revenue officers 32,670 57,181 59,510
124 Office administrative assistants - general, legal and medical 357,910 36,949 37,270
1241 Administrative assistants 261,215 36,220 36,644
1242 Legal administrative assistants 40,455 44,276 44,295
1243 Medical administrative assistants 56,240 35,696 35,121
125 Court reporters, transcriptionists, records management technicians and statistical officers 28,615 43,273 44,046
1251 Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupations 10,815 31,372 31,996
1252 Health information management occupations 5,415 53,303 55,601
1253 Records management technicians 7,580 47,378 47,302
1254 Statistical officers and related research support occupations 4,805 51,319 52,998
13 Finance, insurance and related business administrative occupations 197,525 39,408 45,377
131 Finance, insurance and related business administrative occupations 197,520 39,408 45,377
1311 Accounting technicians and bookkeepers 137,815 31,721 38,504
1312 Insurance adjusters and claims examiners 28,790 58,144 61,025
1313 Insurance underwriters 15,195 56,777 64,249
1314 Assessors, valuators and appraisers 11,555 55,410 60,945
1315 Customs, ship and other brokers 4,165 45,501 52,614
14 Office support occupations 770,775 32,907 34,779
141 General office workers 432,560 29,420 31,366
1411 General office support workers 253,475 33,293 34,335
1414 Receptionists 163,495 23,760 25,309
1415 Personnel clerks 12,585 44,728 47,177
1416 Court clerks 3,000 46,283 44,271
142 Office equipment operators 41,265 30,455 32,323
1422 Data entry clerks 39,530 29,993 31,556
1423 Desktop publishing operators and related occupations 1,735 44,620 49,819
143 Financial, insurance and related administrative support workers 227,460 40,892 43,434
1431 Accounting and related clerks 152,020 38,981 41,465
1432 Payroll administrators 35,725 49,001 49,832
1434 Banking, insurance and other financial clerks 25,155 42,213 48,413
1435 Collectors 14,565 39,730 39,690
145 Library, correspondence and other clerks 69,490 22,684 29,159
1451 Library assistants and clerks 18,300 21,981 25,025
1452 Correspondence, publication and regulatory clerks 25,290 43,439 45,171
1454 Survey interviewers and statistical clerks 25,900 5,875 16,445
15 Distribution, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations 347,215 38,711 41,101
151 Mail and message distribution occupations 85,380 38,493 37,742
1511 Mail, postal and related workers 31,255 36,893 37,113
1512 Letter carriers 30,010 53,005 47,317
1513 Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributors 24,110 19,238 26,641
152 Supply chain logistics, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations 261,835 38,752 42,196
1521 Shippers and receivers 114,255 33,767 35,294
1522 Storekeepers and partspersons 44,225 41,259 43,972
1523 Production logistics co-ordinators 26,665 51,241 58,890
1524 Purchasing and inventory control workers 31,130 37,624 39,023
1525 Dispatchers 39,045 46,731 49,684
1526 Transportation route and crew schedulers 6,515 49,658 53,102
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,273,150 66,207 73,365
21 Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences 716,040 75,255 82,582
211 Physical science professionals 30,930 73,713 96,374
2111 Physicists and astronomers 2,980 84,516 88,468
2112 Chemists 13,515 64,197 71,128
2113 Geoscientists and oceanographers 11,970 88,567 130,711
2114 Meteorologists and climatologists 1,155 84,309 79,896
2115 Other professional occupations in physical sciences 1,310 72,634 75,665
212 Life science professionals 33,595 62,702 65,939
2121 Biologists and related scientists 21,880 62,799 67,477
2122 Forestry professionals 4,705 73,271 72,358
2123 Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists 7,015 54,292 56,835
213 Civil, mechanical, electrical and chemical engineers 171,290 84,321 95,567
2131 Civil engineers 57,880 81,247 92,555
2132 Mechanical engineers 54,585 81,308 92,068
2133 Electrical and electronics engineers 46,405 89,942 97,434
2134 Chemical engineers 12,420 93,444 118,009
214 Other engineers 69,530 88,285 102,503
2141 Industrial and manufacturing engineers 16,665 77,318 86,657
2142 Metallurgical and materials engineers 2,835 93,209 99,545
2143 Mining engineers 3,670 113,551 126,190
2144 Geological engineers 2,975 88,719 109,975
2145 Petroleum engineers 8,630 140,438 175,292
2146 Aerospace engineers 6,310 85,186 88,236
2147 Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers) 23,465 87,918 92,350
2148 Other professional engineers, n.e.c. 4,980 73,018 75,073
215 Architects, urban planners and land surveyors 38,960 65,769 74,308
2151 Architects 16,280 61,468 73,272
2152 Landscape architects 2,050 55,526 61,185
2153 Urban and land use planners 12,655 72,542 74,345
2154 Land surveyors 7,980 65,397 79,732
216 Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries 12,800 77,230 94,629
2161 Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries 12,795 77,230 94,629
217 Computer and information systems professionals 358,935 71,806 73,363
2171 Information systems analysts and consultants 159,900 74,932 76,121
2172 Database analysts and data administrators 21,675 73,204 74,828
2173 Software engineers and designers 47,545 84,606 88,987
2174 Computer programmers and interactive media developers 104,085 68,788 69,345
2175 Web designers and developers 25,735 38,794 42,382
22 Technical occupations related to natural and applied sciences 557,105 55,573 61,519
221 Technical occupations in physical sciences 33,935 51,736 60,847
2211 Chemical technologists and technicians 24,720 48,615 54,534
2212 Geological and mineral technologists and technicians 9,220 66,568 77,774
222 Technical occupations in life sciences 47,605 37,412 42,288
2221 Biological technologists and technicians 10,660 39,579 41,884
2222 Agricultural and fish products inspectors 4,625 63,589 60,236
2223 Forestry technologists and technicians 7,510 47,526 49,018
2224 Conservation and fishery officers 5,310 56,877 54,107
2225 Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists 19,495 25,812 32,438
223 Technical occupations in civil, mechanical and industrial engineering 86,025 58,928 64,383
2231 Civil engineering technologists and technicians 24,440 55,475 58,598
2232 Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians 21,820 63,073 66,178
2233 Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians 17,875 56,091 59,495
2234 Construction estimators 21,890 61,653 73,043
224 Technical occupations in electronics and electrical engineering 111,300 53,677 59,036
2241 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians 44,490 60,536 64,687
2242 Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment) 50,655 43,969 45,893
2243 Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics 9,800 85,957 94,156
2244 Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors 6,360 70,709 70,068
225 Technical occupations in architecture, drafting, surveying, geomatics and meteorology 61,630 49,614 53,114
2251 Architectural technologists and technicians 10,530 48,012 50,933
2252 Industrial designers 8,805 49,371 54,828
2253 Drafting technologists and technicians 28,260 48,347 52,164
2254 Land survey technologists and technicians 5,115 42,704 46,265
2255 Technical occupations in geomatics and meteorology 8,915 60,071 60,935
226 Other technical inspectors and regulatory officers 63,475 67,378 71,496
2261 Non-destructive testers and inspection technicians 7,215 72,258 81,601
2262 Engineering inspectors and regulatory officers 5,765 73,567 78,578
2263 Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety 34,565 68,620 71,868
2264 Construction inspectors 15,925 61,134 63,545
227 Transportation officers and controllers 31,775 88,244 101,902
2271 Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors 17,370 91,096 107,299
2272 Air traffic controllers and related occupations 4,735 95,392 110,913
2273 Deck officers, water transport 5,675 78,443 88,001
2274 Engineer officers, water transport 2,440 85,247 90,115
2275 Railway traffic controllers and marine traffic regulators 1,555 88,568 83,410
228 Technical occupations in computer and information systems 121,360 55,564 57,977
2281 Computer network technicians 67,620 59,364 61,327
2282 User support technicians 43,820 50,763 54,204
2283 Information systems testing technicians 9,925 51,064 51,809
3 Health occupations 1,256,185 46,669 57,549
30 Professional occupations in nursing 317,905 67,716 65,220
301 Professional occupations in nursing 317,905 67,716 65,220
3011 Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors 16,840 75,935 70,516
3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses 301,070 67,297 64,924
31 Professional occupations in health (except nursing) 259,140 73,766 97,118
311 Physicians, dentists and veterinarians 122,635 96,333 131,370
3111 Specialist physicians 42,035 122,002 162,521
3112 General practitioners and family physicians 51,945 89,733 120,914
3113 Dentists 18,945 98,582 119,223
3114 Veterinarians 9,705 71,519 76,135
312 Optometrists, chiropractors and other health diagnosing and treating professionals 25,415 60,118 67,007
3121 Optometrists 5,230 75,461 83,223
3122 Chiropractors 7,380 51,729 61,179
3124 Allied primary health practitioners 7,245 88,008 79,398
3125 Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating 5,555 33,335 43,334
313 Pharmacists, dietitians and nutritionists 49,295 79,276 79,876
3131 Pharmacists 37,415 92,449 88,903
3132 Dietitians and nutritionists 11,880 52,204 51,448
314 Therapy and assessment professionals 61,795 56,506 55,281
3141 Audiologists and speech-language pathologists 10,880 64,294 62,507
3142 Physiotherapists 24,195 59,446 58,595
3143 Occupational therapists 15,535 62,921 59,085
3144 Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment 11,185 32,822 35,802
32 Technical occupations in health 349,725 42,357 44,662
321 Medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) 151,935 42,177 45,582
3211 Medical laboratory technologists 20,890 63,316 61,792
3212 Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists' assistants 23,365 42,646 42,050
3213 Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians 15,995 29,347 29,917
3214 Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists 11,475 65,122 65,594
3215 Medical radiation technologists 20,210 62,501 62,884
3216 Medical sonographers 5,290 68,747 65,656
3217 Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c. 3,005 51,125 49,185
3219 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health) 51,710 30,179 32,005
322 Technical occupations in dental health care 34,755 48,034 49,705
3221 Denturists 2,315 46,722 57,734
3222 Dental hygienists and dental therapists 26,720 49,305 49,721
3223 Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants 5,725 42,113 46,385
323 Other technical occupations in health care 163,030 41,140 42,730
3231 Opticians 8,780 43,402 44,172
3232 Practitioners of natural healing 8,965 14,418 21,777
3233 Licensed practical nurses 72,765 45,869 44,265
3234 Paramedical occupations 28,205 69,752 68,917
3236 Massage therapists 32,800 20,095 24,683
3237 Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment 11,520 32,342 35,493
34 Assisting occupations in support of health services 329,415 32,786 32,699
341 Assisting occupations in support of health services 329,420 32,786 32,699
3411 Dental assistants 34,180 34,420 34,541
3413 Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates 259,000 32,530 32,305
3414 Other assisting occupations in support of health services 36,240 32,465 33,775
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 2,177,865 44,145 54,099
40 Professional occupations in education services 733,160 61,823 59,505
401 University professors and post-secondary assistants 149,985 30,030 55,963
4011 University professors and lecturers 72,395 94,228 93,374
4012 Post-secondary teaching and research assistants 77,590 10,779 21,055
402 College and other vocational instructors 95,525 58,797 57,831
4021 College and other vocational instructors 95,525 58,797 57,831
403 Secondary and elementary school teachers and educational counsellors 487,650 66,298 60,923
4031 Secondary school teachers 168,075 71,795 64,534
4032 Elementary school and kindergarten teachers 296,085 63,983 59,337
4033 Educational counsellors 23,500 55,909 55,078
41 Professional occupations in law and social, community and government services 493,265 60,171 75,897
411 Judges, lawyers and Quebec notaries 92,535 100,104 144,052
4111 Judges 3,310 259,603 228,412
4112 Lawyers and Quebec notaries 89,230 97,589 140,926
415 Social and community service professionals 160,105 52,491 53,061
4151 Psychologists 23,485 55,926 59,461
4152 Social workers 60,355 59,342 57,328
4153 Family, marriage and other related counsellors 26,455 47,050 47,119
4154 Professional occupations in religion 29,485 44,463 45,609
4155 Probation and parole officers and related occupations 5,985 73,099 68,004
4156 Employment counsellors 14,340 43,634 44,671
416 Policy and program researchers, consultants and officers 240,620 59,538 64,880
4161 Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officers 27,035 71,515 73,977
4162 Economists and economic policy researchers and analysts 18,595 79,348 95,672
4163 Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultants 64,170 53,812 66,565
4164 Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers 33,860 61,759 61,756
4165 Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers 33,475 61,344 63,910
4166 Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers 24,165 58,194 57,621
4167 Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers 10,850 42,477 45,198
4168 Program officers unique to government 22,215 50,946 50,747
4169 Other professional occupations in social science, n.e.c. 6,260 48,651 51,223
42 Paraprofessional occupations in legal, social, community and education services 438,670 29,432 31,829
421 Paraprofessional occupations in legal, social, community and education services 438,670 29,432 31,829
4211 Paralegal and related occupations 29,255 46,555 49,046
4212 Social and community service workers 147,310 37,755 38,503
4214 Early childhood educators and assistants 202,765 24,613 25,367
4215 Instructors of persons with disabilities 21,645 39,412 38,926
4216 Other instructors 29,385 11,630 21,442
4217 Other religious occupations 8,315 22,587 28,854
43 Occupations in front-line public protection services 160,110 87,573 83,686
431 Occupations in front-line public protection services 160,110 87,573 83,686
4311 Police officers (except commissioned) 78,680 99,419 95,614
4312 Firefighters 33,735 96,989 90,736
4313 Non-commissioned ranks of the Canadian Armed Forces 47,695 64,048 59,020
44 Care providers and educational, legal and public protection support occupations 352,665 22,085 26,641
441 Home care providers and educational support occupations 315,100 20,014 22,084
4411 Home child care providers 84,855 12,688 15,766
4412 Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations 101,220 21,847 24,366
4413 Elementary and secondary school teacher assistants 129,025 23,973 24,449
442 Legal and public protection support occupations 37,560 68,379 64,866
4421 Sheriffs and bailiffs 3,065 57,336 54,701
4422 Correctional service officers 24,150 72,483 69,184
4423 By-law enforcement and other regulatory officers, n.e.c. 10,345 57,488 57,799
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 568,930 18,673 30,800
51 Professional occupations in art and culture 192,115 22,200 34,860
511 Librarians, archivists, conservators and curators 13,515 56,209 55,703
5111 Librarians 9,570 59,726 59,020
5112 Conservators and curators 1,995 49,597 48,189
5113 Archivists 1,950 48,977 47,116
512 Writing, translating and related communications professionals 73,290 34,316 40,611
5121 Authors and writers 26,215 28,373 38,363
5122 Editors 17,570 39,062 42,710
5123 Journalists 12,090 45,041 51,005
5125 Translators, terminologists and interpreters 17,420 28,966 34,665
513 Creative and performing artists 105,315 14,508 28,183
5131 Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupations 26,220 45,313 54,022
5132 Conductors, composers and arrangers 3,980 17,281 29,340
5133 Musicians and singers 33,465 11,435 18,900
5134 Dancers 9,785 10,535 15,975
5135 Actors and comedians 12,575 9,438 20,286
5136 Painters, sculptors and other visual artists 19,290 10,769 20,274
52 Technical occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 376,810 17,152 28,730
521 Technical occupations in libraries, public archives, museums and art galleries 18,650 25,999 29,222
5211 Library and public archive technicians 10,110 37,336 37,302
5212 Technical occupations related to museums and art galleries 8,535 12,017 19,649
522 Photographers, graphic arts technicians and technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts 72,140 31,778 39,645
5221 Photographers 17,060 12,873 20,967
5222 Film and video camera operators 5,180 34,074 40,067
5223 Graphic arts technicians 8,930 38,658 46,180
5224 Broadcast technicians 2,150 58,880 57,276
5225 Audio and video recording technicians 12,980 40,056 46,342
5226 Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts 15,050 42,305 49,157
5227 Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts 10,790 31,077 38,724
523 Announcers and other performers, n.e.c. 12,275 19,654 36,148
5231 Announcers and other broadcasters 5,905 36,649 51,598
5232 Other performers, n.e.c. 6,370 11,200 21,828
524 Creative designers and craftspersons 113,680 30,585 36,474
5241 Graphic designers and illustrators 60,105 35,988 39,966
5242 Interior designers and interior decorators 24,570 29,902 36,173
5243 Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designers 14,180 29,880 38,715
5244 Artisans and craftspersons 13,815 12,480 19,048
5245 Patternmakers - textile, leather and fur products 1,015 38,947 42,875
525 Athletes, coaches, referees and related occupations 160,070 7,922 17,686
5251 Athletes 2,800 17,210 150,170
5252 Coaches 10,795 21,869 33,778
5253 Sports officials and referees 4,610 2,786 10,275
5254 Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness 141,865 7,469 14,090
6 Sales and service occupations 4,376,350 18,314 26,558
62 Retail sales supervisors and specialized sales occupations 402,700 42,646 57,110
621 Retail sales supervisors 65,710 29,303 34,945
6211 Retail sales supervisors 65,710 29,303 34,945
622 Technical sales specialists in wholesale trade and retail and wholesale buyers 114,755 55,172 72,066
6221 Technical sales specialists - wholesale trade 77,835 69,735 86,959
6222 Retail and wholesale buyers 36,920 31,052 40,674
623 Insurance, real estate and financial sales occupations 222,235 43,077 55,940
6231 Insurance agents and brokers 70,500 46,418 57,315
6232 Real estate agents and salespersons 88,525 31,366 51,390
6235 Financial sales representatives 63,210 46,798 60,781
63 Service supervisors and specialized service occupations 580,175 20,916 24,962
631 Service supervisors 91,240 29,369 35,434
6311 Food service supervisors 43,095 22,853 25,571
6312 Executive housekeepers 3,905 35,029 37,090
6313 Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors 5,045 43,955 46,302
6314 Customer and information services supervisors 11,955 47,676 51,949
6315 Cleaning supervisors 11,670 40,665 44,593
6316 Other services supervisors 15,570 34,654 39,250
632 Chefs and cooks 291,980 19,688 22,973
6321 Chefs 61,005 27,917 31,376
6322 Cooks 230,970 17,914 20,754
633 Butchers and bakers 64,215 23,466 25,544
6331 Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers - retail and wholesale 19,845 30,669 30,697
6332 Bakers 44,370 20,940 23,239
634 Specialized occupations in personal and customer services 132,740 17,368 21,857
6341 Hairstylists and barbers 99,830 16,398 19,999
6342 Tailors, dressmakers, furriers and milliners 16,775 17,699 20,442
6343 Shoe repairers and shoemakers 1,385 19,372 23,434
6344 Jewellers, jewellery and watch repairers and related occupations 4,800 19,296 24,753
6345 Upholsterers 5,115 28,172 29,910
6346 Funeral directors and embalmers 4,840 49,015 53,266
64 Sales representatives and salespersons - wholesale and retail trade 814,555 18,090 29,320
641 Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical) 111,660 51,045 62,590
6411 Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical) 111,665 51,045 62,590
642 Retail salespersons 702,890 15,732 24,035
6421 Retail salespersons 702,890 15,732 24,035
65 Service representatives and other customer and personal services occupations 928,760 19,829 25,390
651 Occupations in food and beverage service 313,170 12,385 14,920
6511 Maîtres d'hôtel and hosts/hostesses 30,180 6,438 9,250
6512 Bartenders 42,580 15,385 17,198
6513 Food and beverage servers 240,415 12,655 15,228
652 Occupations in travel and accommodation 81,035 30,904 34,105
6521 Travel counsellors 25,010 30,416 32,507
6522 Pursers and flight attendants 15,990 47,856 47,119
6523 Airline ticket and service agents 13,650 35,221 38,410
6524 Ground and water transport ticket agents, cargo service representatives and related clerks 3,270 35,700 38,669
6525 Hotel front desk clerks 23,110 22,596 23,640
653 Tourism and amusement services occupations 24,330 25,318 28,845
6531 Tour and travel guides 5,715 9,604 14,652
6532 Outdoor sport and recreational guides 4,945 14,982 20,704
6533 Casino occupations 13,665 38,327 37,727
654 Security guards and related security service occupations 124,070 27,240 30,977
6541 Security guards and related security service occupations 124,075 27,240 30,977
655 Customer and information services representatives 300,440 30,194 33,232
6551 Customer services representatives - financial institutions 79,210 30,035 32,715
6552 Other customer and information services representatives 221,230 30,257 33,417
656 Other occupations in personal service 85,715 14,850 18,846
6561 Image, social and other personal consultants 2,845 16,720 26,444
6562 Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations 57,135 15,588 19,079
6563 Pet groomers and animal care workers 23,465 13,011 17,678
6564 Other personal service occupations 2,260 10,576 15,510
66 Sales support occupations 616,185 11,402 15,690
661 Cashiers 364,090 10,054 13,002
6611 Cashiers 364,095 10,054 13,002
662 Other sales support and related occupations 252,095 14,310 19,570
6621 Service station attendants 18,865 12,525 17,662
6622 Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers 189,935 14,547 18,442
6623 Other sales related occupations 43,295 14,126 25,352
67 Service support and other service occupations, n.e.c. 1,033,980 15,479 20,906
671 Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations 405,770 10,258 14,109
6711 Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations 405,770 10,258 14,109
672 Support occupations in accommodation, travel and amusement services 43,820 9,607 17,372
6721 Support occupations in accommodation, travel and facilities set-up services 6,000 21,679 25,594
6722 Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport 37,825 8,643 16,067
673 Cleaners 531,700 22,079 26,239
6731 Light duty cleaners 255,780 17,317 20,618
6732 Specialized cleaners 44,935 21,089 25,361
6733 Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents 230,975 29,673 32,635
674 Other service support and related occupations, n.e.c. 52,685 18,705 22,371
6741 Dry cleaning, laundry and related occupations 21,950 25,364 26,114
6742 Other service support occupations, n.e.c. 30,735 12,833 19,698
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,684,590 42,379 48,272
72 Industrial, electrical and construction trades 919,335 45,988 52,068
720 Contractors and supervisors, industrial, electrical and construction trades and related workers 95,875 57,338 66,069
7201 Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations 15,360 73,025 84,643
7202 Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations 17,800 79,955 86,638
7203 Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades 6,400 82,325 87,755
7204 Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades 19,190 43,664 50,038
7205 Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers 37,125 43,380 53,066
723 Machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades 195,825 51,226 55,491
7231 Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors 39,715 52,438 54,244
7232 Tool and die makers 11,665 61,284 62,646
7233 Sheet metal workers 21,005 53,146 55,737
7234 Boilermakers 4,435 73,588 79,945
7235 Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters 6,070 52,583 53,815
7236 Ironworkers 15,270 62,275 65,890
7237 Welders and related machine operators 97,665 47,734 52,457
724 Electrical trades and electrical power line and telecommunications workers 185,915 62,062 65,890
7241 Electricians (except industrial and power system) 95,970 52,466 56,763
7242 Industrial electricians 30,405 83,411 87,393
7243 Power system electricians 6,425 89,175 89,044
7244 Electrical power line and cable workers 13,040 96,344 96,086
7245 Telecommunications line and cable workers 10,680 55,778 57,329
7246 Telecommunications installation and repair workers 27,540 58,477 58,817
7247 Cable television service and maintenance technicians 1,855 43,486 47,447
725 Plumbers, pipefitters and gas fitters 83,585 54,644 59,222
7251 Plumbers 52,475 49,698 53,367
7252 Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installers 23,790 69,051 72,675
7253 Gas fitters 7,320 50,633 57,479
727 Carpenters and cabinetmakers 183,005 35,124 39,178
7271 Carpenters 164,465 35,565 39,865
7272 Cabinetmakers 18,545 32,281 33,079
728 Masonry and plastering trades 69,645 34,420 38,379
7281 Bricklayers 19,050 35,586 39,769
7282 Concrete finishers 11,920 44,728 47,761
7283 Tilesetters 9,965 27,910 32,568
7284 Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers 28,710 31,244 35,578
729 Other construction trades 105,495 28,365 34,362
7291 Roofers and shinglers 22,480 30,929 35,430
7292 Glaziers 9,970 44,003 45,094
7293 Insulators 11,070 51,499 56,833
7294 Painters and decorators (except interior decorators) 46,935 20,546 27,196
7295 Floor covering installers 15,045 25,459 31,478
73 Maintenance and equipment operation trades 516,835 56,100 61,484
730 Contractors and supervisors, maintenance trades and heavy equipment and transport operators 76,195 69,425 75,610
7301 Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades 23,325 67,266 74,027
7302 Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews 38,595 72,395 78,780
7303 Supervisors, printing and related occupations 2,995 53,821 56,582
7304 Supervisors, railway transport operations 2,085 88,901 92,179
7305 Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators 9,195 63,250 68,765
731 Machinery and transportation equipment mechanics (except motor vehicles) 169,325 67,824 71,472
7311 Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics 75,175 69,573 73,855
7312 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics 40,450 66,414 73,285
7313 Heating, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics 25,655 57,063 59,440
7314 Railway carmen/women 2,700 72,143 70,865
7315 Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors 17,475 70,497 69,659
7316 Machine fitters 2,490 57,590 58,927
7318 Elevator constructors and mechanics 5,375 94,200 93,931
732 Automotive service technicians 183,895 44,963 48,401
7321 Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers 154,725 45,353 48,596
7322 Motor vehicle body repairers 29,170 42,882 47,368
733 Other mechanics and related repairers 28,675 44,227 46,211
7331 Oil and solid fuel heating mechanics 2,695 41,143 43,786
7332 Appliance servicers and repairers 7,250 36,966 39,466
7333 Electrical mechanics 9,735 53,268 56,628
7334 Motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle and other related mechanics 5,805 42,933 44,491
7335 Other small engine and small equipment repairers 3,190 32,205 34,926
736 Train crew operating occupations 10,045 92,534 90,344
7361 Railway and yard locomotive engineers 4,830 107,313 101,887
7362 Railway conductors and brakemen/women 5,205 82,529 79,629
737 Crane operators, drillers and blasters 19,020 68,780 74,623
7371 Crane operators 15,545 71,426 77,276
7372 Drillers and blasters - surface mining, quarrying and construction 2,635 62,854 65,035
7373 Water well drillers 845 50,204 55,704
738 Printing press operators and other trades and related occupations, n.e.c. 29,690 43,257 45,869
7381 Printing press operators 17,015 43,430 44,930
7384 Other trades and related occupations, n.e.c. 12,670 42,716 47,131
74 Other installers, repairers and servicers and material handlers 272,215 32,623 36,502
744 Other installers, repairers and servicers 74,075 31,679 37,233
7441 Residential and commercial installers and servicers 49,300 29,490 34,002
7442 Waterworks and gas maintenance workers 5,390 62,176 66,894
7444 Pest controllers and fumigators 4,100 35,193 38,058
7445 Other repairers and servicers 15,285 31,656 36,975
745 Longshore workers and material handlers 198,145 32,887 36,229
7451 Longshore workers 7,140 69,088 73,337
7452 Material handlers 191,000 32,458 34,842
75 Transport and heavy equipment operation and related maintenance occupations 725,605 37,110 42,421
751 Motor vehicle and transit drivers 561,155 33,320 38,777
7511 Transport truck drivers 314,905 42,644 45,377
7512 Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators 95,720 28,997 38,454
7513 Taxi and limousine drivers and chauffeurs 57,210 13,432 17,443
7514 Delivery and courier service drivers 93,325 25,525 29,918
752 Heavy equipment operators 122,295 54,193 58,672
7521 Heavy equipment operators (except crane) 95,755 56,600 62,295
7522 Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers 26,545 46,637 45,601
753 Other transport equipment operators and related maintenance workers 42,145 37,926 43,777
7531 Railway yard and track maintenance workers 6,400 68,230 68,583
7532 Water transport deck and engine room crew 4,800 53,766 52,981
7533 Boat and cable ferry operators and related occupations 2,725 39,510 45,780
7534 Air transport ramp attendants 10,265 33,856 36,404
7535 Other automotive mechanical installers and servicers 17,970 29,656 36,396
76 Trades helpers, construction labourers and related occupations 250,595 30,335 36,822
761 Trades helpers and labourers 211,545 29,382 36,527
7611 Construction trades helpers and labourers 201,210 29,488 36,571
7612 Other trades helpers and labourers 10,340 27,454 35,684
762 Public works and other labourers, n.e.c. 39,045 36,771 38,417
7621 Public works and maintenance labourers 33,860 37,933 38,841
7622 Railway and motor transport labourers 5,185 30,675 35,651
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 422,720 22,458 38,260
82 Supervisors and technical occupations in natural resources, agriculture and related production 119,360 54,496 69,290
821 Supervisors, logging and forestry 4,575 54,475 59,288
8211 Supervisors, logging and forestry 4,580 54,475 59,288
822 Contractors and supervisors, mining, oil and gas 21,975 112,947 124,311
8221 Supervisors, mining and quarrying 6,990 124,914 122,613
8222 Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and services 14,980 103,930 125,104
823 Underground miners, oil and gas drillers and related occupations 28,080 92,444 91,819
8231 Underground production and development miners 16,325 99,727 96,303
8232 Oil and gas well drillers, servicers, testers and related workers 11,755 76,526 85,589
824 Logging machinery operators 8,605 56,342 56,795
8241 Logging machinery operators 8,605 56,342 56,795
825 Contractors and supervisors, agriculture, horticulture and related operations and services 31,105 30,564 37,282
8252 Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers 10,125 29,868 35,738
8255 Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture services 20,985 30,829 38,027
826 Fishing vessel masters and fishermen/women 25,010 26,919 41,607
8261 Fishing masters and officers 2,955 49,714 65,827
8262 Fishermen/women 22,060 25,093 38,362
84 Workers in natural resources, agriculture and related production 153,180 18,370 27,971
841 Mine service workers and operators in oil and gas drilling 12,150 79,192 81,759
8411 Underground mine service and support workers 3,260 73,411 73,748
8412 Oil and gas well drilling and related workers and services operators 8,885 80,468 84,700
842 Logging and forestry workers 16,530 23,391 31,081
8421 Chain saw and skidder operators 8,370 25,245 33,399
8422 Silviculture and forestry workers 8,160 21,960 28,702
843 Agriculture and horticulture workers 117,355 15,582 21,917
8431 General farm workers 101,055 16,238 22,741
8432 Nursery and greenhouse workers 16,300 12,908 16,807
844 Other workers in fishing and trapping and hunting occupations 7,155 16,565 28,755
8441 Fishing vessel deckhands 6,460 17,601 30,382
8442 Trappers and hunters 690 3,704 13,523
86 Harvesting, landscaping and natural resources labourers 150,180 15,747 24,094
861 Harvesting, landscaping and natural resources labourers 150,175 15,747 24,094
8611 Harvesting labourers 7,910 10,714 15,575
8612 Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers 118,405 14,466 20,156
8613 Aquaculture and marine harvest labourers 2,375 16,062 23,809
8614 Mine labourers 3,705 55,014 58,703
8615 Oil and gas drilling, servicing and related labourers 10,790 51,420 59,722
8616 Logging and forestry labourers 6,995 17,837 27,192
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 834,285 36,932 44,853
92 Processing, manufacturing and utilities supervisors and central control operators 140,415 72,557 84,577
921 Supervisors, processing and manufacturing occupations 50,620 65,557 76,374
9211 Supervisors, mineral and metal processing 8,085 73,247 78,391
9212 Supervisors, petroleum, gas and chemical processing and utilities 14,920 91,981 104,391
9213 Supervisors, food and beverage processing 13,435 51,579 54,072
9214 Supervisors, plastic and rubber products manufacturing 5,540 53,902 61,235
9215 Supervisors, forest products processing 6,690 70,942 78,282
9217 Supervisors, textile, fabric, fur and leather products processing and manufacturing 1,945 41,143 43,709
922 Supervisors, assembly and fabrication 21,995 62,992 68,115
9221 Supervisors, motor vehicle assembling 8,115 76,525 79,020
9222 Supervisors, electronics manufacturing 1,750 57,926 62,979
9223 Supervisors, electrical products manufacturing 1,315 60,707 67,177
9224 Supervisors, furniture and fixtures manufacturing 2,890 48,136 50,904
9226 Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturing 4,035 70,541 71,978
9227 Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly 3,885 52,737 56,771
923 Central control and process operators in processing and manufacturing 24,025 98,734 106,179
9231 Central control and process operators, mineral and metal processing 2,140 87,462 86,420
9232 Central control and process operators, petroleum, gas and chemical processing 18,975 109,008 114,108
9235 Pulping, papermaking and coating control operators 2,910 69,526 68,978
924 Utilities equipment operators and controllers 43,775 77,613 90,480
9241 Power engineers and power systems operators 30,745 90,977 103,204
9243 Water and waste treatment plant operators 13,030 61,653 60,459
94 Processing and manufacturing machine operators and related production workers 244,310 37,073 40,819
941 Machine operators and related workers in mineral and metal products processing and manufacturing 61,670 44,439 48,535
9411 Machine operators, mineral and metal processing 10,390 66,843 68,211
9412 Foundry workers 3,980 46,334 51,511
9413 Glass forming and finishing machine operators and glass cutters 3,480 33,843 34,738
9414 Concrete, clay and stone forming operators 6,200 38,415 41,471
9415 Inspectors and testers, mineral and metal processing 2,790 49,838 52,498
9416 Metalworking and forging machine operators 15,745 42,509 44,546
9417 Machining tool operators 11,310 44,327 45,806
9418 Other metal products machine operators 7,780 40,666 43,164
942 Machine operators and related workers in chemical, plastic and rubber processing 36,295 40,277 44,507
9421 Chemical plant machine operators 10,220 43,775 48,675
9422 Plastics processing machine operators 18,050 36,984 40,429
9423 Rubber processing machine operators and related workers 8,025 45,842 48,372
943 Machine operators and related workers in pulp and paper production and wood processing and manufacturing 36,005 43,090 46,890
9431 Sawmill machine operators 8,895 41,864 45,678
9432 Pulp mill machine operators 2,420 73,423 74,030
9433 Papermaking and finishing machine operators 3,380 59,821 59,444
9434 Other wood processing machine operators 5,560 42,584 45,898
9435 Paper converting machine operators 5,150 45,722 46,104
9436 Lumber graders and other wood processing inspectors and graders 3,350 45,771 47,379
9437 Woodworking machine operators 7,245 33,877 34,550
944 Machine operators and related workers in textile, fabric, fur and leather products processing and manufacturing 29,260 23,671 25,093
9441 Textile fibre and yarn, hide and pelt processing machine operators and workers 4,050 29,686 31,707
9442 Weavers, knitters and other fabric making occupations 3,625 26,368 26,457
9445 Fabric, fur and leather cutters 1,835 25,734 26,231
9446 Industrial sewing machine operators 17,525 22,277 22,450
9447 Inspectors and graders, textile, fabric, fur and leather products manufacturing 2,230 27,908 30,720
946 Machine operators and related workers in food, beverage and associated products processing 63,065 34,886 36,343
9461 Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing 35,285 38,500 41,179
9462 Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers 14,985 36,645 34,305
9463 Fish and seafood plant workers 7,580 13,261 18,351
9465 Testers and graders, food and beverage processing 5,225 33,076 35,630
947 Printing equipment operators and related occupations 18,015 33,741 36,045
9471 Plateless printing equipment operators 7,550 35,390 37,354
9472 Camera, platemaking and other prepress occupations 2,800 44,213 46,263
9473 Binding and finishing machine operators 5,140 32,025 32,954
9474 Photographic and film processors 2,525 21,489 27,093
95 Assemblers in manufacturing 197,900 37,606 41,566
952 Mechanical, electrical and electronics assemblers 114,800 42,068 45,972
9521 Aircraft assemblers and aircraft assembly inspectors 7,020 66,827 63,549
9522 Motor vehicle assemblers, inspectors and testers 67,620 44,220 47,650
9523 Electronics assemblers, fabricators, inspectors and testers 15,795 32,993 35,933
9524 Assemblers and inspectors, electrical appliance, apparatus and equipment manufacturing 8,535 36,121 39,745
9525 Assemblers, fabricators and inspectors, industrial electrical motors and transformers 2,215 42,443 45,031
9526 Mechanical assemblers and inspectors 11,615 43,602 44,940
9527 Machine operators and inspectors, electrical apparatus manufacturing 2,000 39,351 40,449
953 Other assembly and related occupations 83,100 32,928 35,479
9531 Boat assemblers and inspectors 1,580 32,765 38,132
9532 Furniture and fixture assemblers and inspectors 11,865 29,974 30,385
9533 Other wood products assemblers and inspectors 9,320 30,409 32,065
9534 Furniture finishers and refinishers 6,700 30,888 31,224
9535 Plastic products assemblers, finishers and inspectors 11,820 32,887 34,114
9536 Industrial painters, coaters and metal finishing process operators 17,555 43,015 46,307
9537 Other products assemblers, finishers and inspectors 24,265 30,798 33,112
96 Labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities 251,660 25,607 29,190
961 Labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities 251,660 25,607 29,190
9611 Labourers in mineral and metal processing 9,915 37,972 43,312
9612 Labourers in metal fabrication 15,490 34,542 37,073
9613 Labourers in chemical products processing and utilities 9,780 34,207 39,618
9614 Labourers in wood, pulp and paper processing 24,135 32,640 37,562
9615 Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing 8,635 29,258 30,299
9616 Labourers in textile processing 3,795 23,353 25,102
9617 Labourers in food and beverage processing 79,340 25,918 27,532
9618 Labourers in fish and seafood processing 13,030 12,572 15,684
9619 Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities 87,535 23,155 26,302

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

For more information on the Visible minority variable, including information on its classification, the questions from which it is derived, data quality and its comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Visible Minority and Population Group Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.

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Footnote 2

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'Highest certificate, diploma or degree,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 3

Refers to the number of weeks in which a person aged 15 years and over worked for pay or in self-employment in 2015 at all jobs held, even if only for a few hours, and whether these weeks were mostly full time (30 hours or more per week) or mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week). Full year is 49 weeks or over. Part year is less than 49 weeks.

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Footnote 4

Employment income - All income received as wages, salaries and commissions from paid employment and net self-employment income from farm or non-farm unincorporated business and/or professional practice during the reference period. For the 2016 Census, the reference period is the calendar year 2015 for all income variables.

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Footnote 5

Median income - The median income of a specified group is the amount that divides the income distribution of that group into two halves, i.e., the incomes of half of the units in that group are below the median, while those of the other half are above the median. Median incomes of individuals are calculated for those with income (positive or negative).

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Footnote 6

Average income - Average income of a specified group is calculated by dividing the aggregate income of that group by the number of units in that group. Average incomes of individuals are calculated for those with income (positive or negative).

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Footnote 7

Refers to the kind of work performed by persons aged 15 years and over as determined by their kind of work and the description of the main activities in their job. The occupation data are produced according to the NOC 2016.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016356.

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