Jobs in Metro

Employment by sector in Metro Vancouver
Sector
Agriculture
Construction
Utilities
Manufacturing
Retail/wholesale trade
Finance/real estate
Professional/scientific/technical
Business/support services
Education
Health care
Transportation
Information, culture, recreation
Accommodation/food services
Other services
Public administration
Total employment
Source: Business Council of British Columbia

2002
9,000
57,700
5,100
102,700
172,400

2012
6,800
96,100
9,600
103,100
194,100

% change
-24.4%
+66.5%
+88.2%
+0.4%
+12.6%

82,500
94,700
40,700
76,400
109,400
66,600
68,400
80,700
50,200
42,600
1,063,000

94,000
111,400
56,700
102,200
138,300
78,400
74,200
90,100
64,800
47,700
1,274,000

+14.0%
+17.6%
+39.3%
+33.7%
+20.8%
+17.7%
+8.5%
+11.6%
+29.1%
+11.9%
+19.8%

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