Data tables, 2016 Census

Mother Tongue (8), Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 (122), Knowledge of Official Languages (5), Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (15) and Immigrant Status and Admission Category (12) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over Who Worked Since 2015, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

About this variable: Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 (122)

Definition

Industry (based on the North American Industry Classification System [NAICS] 2012)

'Industry' refers to a generally homogeneous group of economic producing units, primarily engaged in a specific set of activities. An activity is a particular method of combining goods and services inputs, labour and capital to produce one or more goods and/or services (products). In most cases, the activities that define an industry are homogeneous with respect to the production processes used.

Values

  1. Total - Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 Footnote 1
  2. 11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting
  3. 111 - 112 Farms Footnote 3
  4. 113 Forestry and logging
  5. 114 Fishing, hunting and trapping
  6. 115 Support activities for agriculture and forestry
  7. 21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
  8. 211 Oil and gas extraction
  9. 212 Mining and quarrying (except oil and gas)
  10. 213 Support activities for mining and oil and gas extraction
  11. 22 Utilities
  12. 221 Utilities
  13. 23 Construction
  14. 236 Construction of buildings
  15. 237 Heavy and civil engineering construction
  16. 238 Specialty trade contractors
  17. 31-33 Manufacturing
  18. 311 Food manufacturing
  19. 312 Beverage and tobacco product manufacturing
  20. 313 Textile mills
  21. 314 Textile product mills
  22. 315 Clothing manufacturing
  23. 316 Leather and allied product manufacturing
  24. 321 Wood product manufacturing
  25. 322 Paper manufacturing
  26. 323 Printing and related support activities
  27. 324 Petroleum and coal product manufacturing
  28. 325 Chemical manufacturing
  29. 326 Plastics and rubber products manufacturing
  30. 327 Non-metallic mineral product manufacturing
  31. 331 Primary metal manufacturing
  32. 332 Fabricated metal product manufacturing
  33. 333 Machinery manufacturing
  34. 334 Computer and electronic product manufacturing
  35. 335 Electrical equipment, appliance and component manufacturing
  36. 336 Transportation equipment manufacturing
  37. 337 Furniture and related product manufacturing
  38. 339 Miscellaneous manufacturing
  39. 41 Wholesale trade
  40. 411 Farm product merchant wholesalers
  41. 412 Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers
  42. 413 Food, beverage and tobacco merchant wholesalers
  43. 414 Personal and household goods merchant wholesalers
  44. 415 Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and accessories merchant wholesalers
  45. 416 Building material and supplies merchant wholesalers
  46. 417 Machinery, equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers
  47. 418 Miscellaneous merchant wholesalers
  48. 419 Business-to-business electronic markets, and agents and brokers
  49. 44-45 Retail trade
  50. 441 Motor vehicle and parts dealers
  51. 442 Furniture and home furnishings stores
  52. 443 Electronics and appliance stores
  53. 444 Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers
  54. 445 Food and beverage stores
  55. 446 Health and personal care stores
  56. 447 Gasoline stations
  57. 448 Clothing and clothing accessories stores
  58. 451 Sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores
  59. 452 General merchandise stores
  60. 453 Miscellaneous store retailers
  61. 454 Non-store retailers
  62. 48-49 Transportation and warehousing
  63. 481 Air transportation
  64. 482 Rail transportation
  65. 483 Water transportation
  66. 484 Truck transportation
  67. 485 Transit and ground passenger transportation
  68. 486 Pipeline transportation
  69. 487 Scenic and sightseeing transportation
  70. 488 Support activities for transportation
  71. 491 Postal service
  72. 492 Couriers and messengers
  73. 493 Warehousing and storage
  74. 51 Information and cultural industries
  75. 511 Publishing industries (except Internet)
  76. 512 Motion picture and sound recording industries
  77. 515 Broadcasting (except Internet)
  78. 517 Telecommunications
  79. 518 Data processing, hosting, and related services
  80. 519 Other information services
  81. 52 Finance and insurance
  82. 521 Monetary authorities - central bank
  83. 522 Credit intermediation and related activities
  84. 523 Securities, commodity contracts, and other financial investment and related activities
  85. 524 Insurance carriers and related activities
  86. 526 Funds and other financial vehicles
  87. 53 Real estate and rental and leasing
  88. 531 Real estate
  89. 532 Rental and leasing services
  90. 533 Lessors of non-financial intangible assets (except copyrighted works)
  91. 54 Professional, scientific and technical services
  92. 541 Professional, scientific and technical services
  93. 55 Management of companies and enterprises
  94. 551 Management of companies and enterprises
  95. 56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services
  96. 561 Administrative and support services
  97. 562 Waste management and remediation services
  98. 61 Educational services
  99. 611 Educational services
  100. 62 Health care and social assistance
  101. 621 Ambulatory health care services
  102. 622 Hospitals
  103. 623 Nursing and residential care facilities
  104. 624 Social assistance
  105. 71 Arts, entertainment and recreation
  106. 711 Performing arts, spectator sports and related industries
  107. 712 Heritage institutions
  108. 713 Amusement, gambling and recreation industries
  109. 72 Accommodation and food services
  110. 721 Accommodation services
  111. 722 Food services and drinking places
  112. 81 Other services (except public administration)
  113. 811 Repair and maintenance
  114. 812 Personal and laundry services
  115. 813 Religious, grant-making, civic, and professional and similar organizations
  116. 814 Private households
  117. 91 Public administration
  118. 911 Federal government public administration
  119. 912 Provincial and territorial public administration
  120. 913 Local, municipal and regional public administration
  121. 914 Aboriginal public administration
  122. 919 International and other extra-territorial public administration

Footnotes

Footnote 1

Refers to the general nature of the business carried out in the establishment where the person worked.

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Footnote 3

The code and title of this category are not found in the North American Classification System (NAICS) 2012; this category is needed due to the combination of NAICS sub-sectors performed during the coding process.

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