Canada: Employment in Agricultural Industry 2019 (by provinces/regions)
With rich, arable soil and proximity to the St. Lawrence River, agriculture is one of the key components of the Montérégie economy. Montérégie has the highest employment in the agricultural sector with a labour force of 15,000 (1.85% of its total labour force).
Yorkton-Melville has the highest percentage of its total labour (17.55% or 6,600) employed in the agricultural sector.
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Under the NAICS classification, the Agriculture industry covers various types of farming - soybean farming, grain farming, vegetable and melon farming, fruit and tree nut farming, greenhouse and floriculture and other crop farming.
This dataset is derived from open data portal of Canada (source url) and contains information licensed under the Open Government Licence – Canada. The industry classification in this dataset is based on the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS).
Regional employment distribution for these industries: