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Watson Lake

Labour Force by Occupation Census 2006

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 - National Occupational Classification for Statistics 2006 - 20% sample data725385340
Occupation - Not applicable301515
All occupations700365325
Management occupations (A)805035
Senior management occupations (AO)151010
Specialist managers (A1)000
Managers in retail trade, food and accommodation services (A2)402020
Other managers, n.e.c. (A3)20150
Business, finance and administration occupations (B)651060
Professional occupations in business and finance (B0)10010
Finance and insurance administration occupations (B1)1000
Secretaries (B2)10010
Administrative and regulatory occupations (B3)10010
Clerical supervisors (B4)1000
Clerical occupations (B5)401035
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations (C)20200
Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences (C0)1000
Technical occupations related to natural and applied sciences (C1)15150
Health occupations (D)30025
Professional occupations in health (D0)10010
Nurse supervisors and registered nurses (D1)10010
Technical and related occupations in health (D2)0010
Assisting occupations in support of health services (D3)10010
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)15010
Teachers and professors (E1)351025
Paralegals, social services workers and occupations in education and religion, n.e.c. (E2)351030
Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport (F)151010
Professional occupations in art and culture (F0)000
Technical occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport (F1)10100
Sales and service occupations (G)19565125
Sales and service supervisors (G0)10010
Wholesale, technical, insurance, real estate sales specialists, and retail, wholesale and grain buyers (G1)1000
Retail salespersons and sales clerks (G2)10010
Cashiers (G3)10010
Chefs and cooks (G4)201010
Occupations in food and beverage service (G5)15015
Occupations in protective services (G6)201010
Occupations in travel and accommodation, including attendants in recreation and sport (G7)251515
Child care and home support workers (G8)25020
Sales and service occupations, n.e.c. (G9)652540
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations (H)13513010
Contractors and supervisors in trades and transportation (H0)000
Construction trades (H1)25250
Stationary engineers, power station operators and electrical trades and telecommunications occupations (H2)10100
Machinists, metal forming, shaping and erecting occupations (H3)10100
Mechanics (H4)20200
Other trades, n.e.c. (H5)000
Heavy equipment and crane operators, including drillers (H6)20200
Transportation equipment operators and related workers, excluding labourers (H7)353010
Trades helpers, construction and transportation labourers and related occupations (H8)15100
Occupations unique to primary industry (I)55550
Occupations unique to agriculture, excluding labourers (I0)10100
Occupations unique to forestry operations, mining, oil and gas extraction and fishing, excluding labourers (I1)25250
Primary production labourers (I2)25200
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities (J)10100
Supervisors in manufacturing (J0)000
Machine operators in manufacturing (J1)10100
Assemblers in manufacturing (J2)000
Labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities (J3)0100