LABOUR MARKET INFORMATION

"Labour market information" is information and statistics on the economy, industry and occupations. It is essential in helping your child choose a skilled trade. Fortunately, in the current Canadian labour force, skilled trades are in demand. In fact, in the next two decades, it is expected that about 40% of new jobs will be in the skilled trades and technologies!

Seach for potential employees or post job ads for employment openings with your business.  See how your trade(s) measures up in terms of the economy. Do certain provinces have a greater need? What are some typical salaries in your industry?

To help answer these types of questions or use their services, visit the links below for use in Canada and Nova Scotia:

http://careers.novascotia.ca
www.labourmarketinformation.ca
www.jobfutures.ca