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Other assisting occupations in support of health services  (NOC 3414)
Newfoundland and Labrador
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The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.

Information on the 3-Year Employment Outlooks for certain occupational groupings is not currently available on Job Bank. Until the completion of the analysis based on the 2011 National Occupational Classification is complete in December 2016, please consult the Open Data website or contact the Labour Market Information Division ( NC-LMI-IMT-GD@hrsdc-rhdcc.gc.ca ) to obtain further information for occupations for which outlooks are not currently available.

Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Other assisting occupations in support of health services in Newfoundland and Labrador as well as in the rest of the Newfoundland and Labrador.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Newfoundland and Labrador Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15

For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Other Assisting Occupations in Support of Health Services (NOC 3414) in Newfoundland and Labrador.

This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:

  • Employment growth is expected to be moderate.
  • A small number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.

Here are some key facts about Other Assisting Occupations in Support of Health Services in Newfoundland and Labrador:

  • Approximately 1,000 people work in this occupation.
  • Other Assisting Occupations in Support of Health Services mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 66%
    • Hospitals (NAICS 622): 27%
    • Ambulatory health care services (NAICS 621): 7%
  • 66% of Other Assisting Occupations in Support of Health Services work all year, while 34% work only part of the year, compared to 57% and 43% respectively among all occupations.
  • They fall into the following age groups:
    • 15 to 24: 16% compared to 11% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 76% compared to 70% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: 7% compared to 19% for all occupations
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 12% compared to 51% for all occupations
    • Women: 88% compared to 49% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • No high school diploma: n/a
    • High school diploma or equivalent: 20% compared to 22% for all occupations
    • Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 13% compared to 15% for all occupations
    • College certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 60% compared to 30% for all occupations
    • Bachelor's degree: 5% compared to 13% for all occupations
    • University certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: n/a

Please consult the Newfoundland and Labrador and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.
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