Canada Nearly Witnessed 56,000 Employment Increase During February This Year
This year 2019, Canada has been witnessing an increased number of immigration activities in all the provinces. Surveys state that there has been a significant increase in Scientific, Technical Services & Professional employment fields, thanks to Ontario in its development.
The Canadian provinces have been actively participating in taking skilled immigrants & individuals who could contribute to the positive economic growth and Ontario especially drove Canadian employment gains in February. Reports say the during the month of February, there was a net employment gain of 37,000 (59,000 full-time work compensated the loss of 22,000 part-time jobs).
Ontario & Quebec played a pivot role in the increase of skilled workers (18,000 workers) in Professional, Technical & Scientific Services Industry and Statistics Canada said that this was the third noteworthy increase in the past four months.
When comparing 2018 February & 2019 February, employment in the particular industry witnessed a huge rise of 6.8 per cent. Statistics Canada also said that February witnessed a consecutive second-month rise of employment in public administration (a gain of 14,000) and most of these jobs were to fall in Alberta & Ontario.
On considering the overall Canadian statistics, the net employment increase was 55,900 (an addition of 67,400 jobs and shed 11,600 part-time jobs). What should be noted is Canada has surged past the United States in the employment gains for the February month as United States posted only 20,000 employment gains.
Canada & its provinces are still looking forward to taking in skilled workers who could positively contribute to the growth of the province’s economy. If you are a skilled worker looking forward to immigrate to one of the Canadian provinces, get in touch with our team of experts for a free eligibility assessment now!