Labour Force Distribution by Industry Sector

IndustryLethbridgeAlbertaCanada
Retail Trade13.3%10.8%11.3%
Health Care & Social Assistance12.9%9.8%10.8%
Educational Services9.9%6.7%7.2%
Construction8.3%9.3%6.8%
Accommodation & Food Services8.1%5.9%6.3%
Manufacturing7.4%5.8%9.0%
Public Administration6.2%6.1%7.0%
Professional, Scientific & Technical Services4.8%7.7%6.9%
Finance & Insurance3.6%3.3%4.3%
Wholesale Trade3.5%4.2%4.1%
Transportation & Warehousing3.3%5.0%4.6%
Administrative & Support, Waste Management & Remediation Services3.3%3.4%4.0%
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation2.4%1.9%2.0%
Information & Cultural Industries1.8%1.7%2.3%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting1.7%2.9%2.4%
Real Estate & Rental & Leasing1.7%1.9%1.8%
Mining, Quarrying & Oil & Gas Extraction1.2%6.5%1.5%
Utilities0.4%1.0%0.8%
Management of Companies & Enterprises0.1%0.1%0.1%
Other Services (except Public Administration)4.9%4.8%4.5%
Not Applicable1.2%1.3%2.2%

Notes

Other services include repair and maintenance; personal and laundry services; religious, grant making, civic and professional and similar
organization; private households.

Sources

Statistics Canada, 2011 National Household Survey