Storekeepers and Partspersons – NOC 1522 SDG

110

Number of People Who Work in this Industry

$35,469

Median Income of People Working in this Occupation

64%

Chance this Occupation Will Be Impacted by Technology in the Next Decade

94.9%

Participation Rate
Percentage of the number of people currently working in the occupation as compared to the total number of people within the occupation as of the week of
May 1 to May 7 2016

5.2%

Unemployment Rate
Percentage of people looking for work as compared to the total number of people in the occupation as of the week of May 1 to May 7, 2016, when the unemployment rate was 7.8% in SDG and 5.3% in PR.

Education

of People Working in this Occupation

38.9% of the workforce has a secondary school diploma.

38.9% of the workforce has an apprenticeship or trade certificate.

Age of the Workforce

in this Occupation

26.3% of the workforce is age 45 to 64.

Sectors that Employ this Occupation

50% of storekeepers and partspersons work in the Retail sector.

28% work in the Household and Personal Services sector.

22% work in the Wholesale sector.

 

Employment Outlook

The employment outlook in our region for 2017-2019 is limited. Employment decline will lead to the loss of some positions. Several positions will become available due to retirements. There are several unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation. Bilingualism may be an asset

Projected growth rate in Ontario: 2.1%-3%

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