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Watson Lake

Labour Force by Occupation Census 2001

Datanote: In some cases, the census subdivision boundary does not match the municipal boundary. To provide a more representative estimate of demography in this geographic area, the census subdivisions of Two and One-Half Mile Village (6001034), Two Mile Village (6001033), Upper Liard (6001032), and Watson Lake (6001003) were combined.

TopicTotalMaleFemale
Labour force 15 years and over by occupation - 2001 National Occupational Classification for Statistics - 20% Sample Data685360325
Occupation - Not applicable201010
All occupations350315
Management occupations (A)603025
Senior management occupations (A0)1000
Specialist managers (A1)000
Managers in retail trade, food and accommodation services (A2)352015
Other managers, n.e.c. (A3)101010
Business, finance and administration occupations (B)951580
Professional occupations in business and finance (B0)10010
Finance and insurance administration occupations (B1)10010
Secretaries (B2)10010
Administrative and regulatory occupations (B3)15010
Clerical supervisors (B4)1000
Clerical occupations (B5)551045
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations (C)25250
Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences (C0)10010
Technical occupations related to natural and applied sciences (C1)201510
Health occupations (D)25020
Professional occupations in health (D0)1000
Nurse supervisors and registered nurses (D1)10010
Technical and related occupations in health (D2)10010
Assisting occupations in support of health services (D3)1000
Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion (E)852065
Judges, lawyers, psychologists, social workers, ministers of religion, and policy and program officers (E0)1500
Teachers and professors (E1)401525
Paralegals, social services workers and occupations in education and religion, n.e.c. (E2)30030
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport (F)151010
Professional occupations in art and culture (F0)15010
Technical occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport (F1)000
Sales and service occupations (G)16565100
Sales and service supervisors (G0)000
Wholesale, technical, insurance, real estate sales specialists, and retail, wholesale and grain buyers (G1)10010
Retail salespersons and sales clerks (G2)15010
Cashiers (G3)1000
Chefs and cooks (G4)251020
Occupations in food and beverage service (G5)15010
Occupations in protective services (G6)20150
Occupations in travel and accommodation, including attendants in recreation and sport (G7)15010
Child care and home support workers (G8)151010
Sales and service occupations, n.e.c. (G9)451530
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations (H)13012010
Contractors and supervisors in trades and transportation (H0)0100
Construction trades (H1)30300
Stationary engineers, power station operators and electrical trades and telecommunications occupations (H2)10100
Machinists, metal forming, shaping and erecting occupations (H3)000
Mechanics (H4)15150
Other trades, n.e.c. (H5)000
Heavy equipment and crane operators, including drillers (H6)25200
Transportation equipment operators and related workers, excluding labourers (H7)252510
Trades helpers, construction and transportation labourers and related occupations (H8)151010
Occupations unique to primary industry (I)50500
Occupations unique to agriculture, excluding labourers (I0)000
Occupations unique to forestry operations, mining, oil and gas extraction and fishing, excluding labourers (I1)40400
Primary production labourers (I2)15100
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities (J)151010
Supervisors in manufacturing (J0)0100
Machine operators in manufacturing (J1)1000
Assemblers in manufacturing (J2)000
Labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities (J3)10010