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Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing  (NOC 9214)
Montérégie Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing in Montérégie Region

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.

Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Québec.

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Table on the employment potential for Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing in Québec.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Québec Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15

For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing (NOC 9214) in Quebec.

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 weak.
  • A large number of people are expected to retire.

Here are some key facts about Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing in Quebec:

  • Approximately 2,150 people work in this occupation.
  • Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Plastics and rubber products manufacturing (NAICS 326): 89%
  • 73% of Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing work all year, while 27% work only part of the year, compared to 63% and 37% respectively among all occupations.
  • They fall into the following age groups:
    • 15 to 24: 6% compared to 13% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 77% compared to 69% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: 17% compared to 18% for all occupations
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 82% compared to 52% for all occupations
    • Women: 18% compared to 48% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • No high school diploma: 25% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • High school diploma or equivalent: 36% compared to 20% for all occupations
    • Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 22% compared to 19% for all occupations
    • College certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 12% compared to 25% for all occupations
    • Bachelor's degree: less than 5% compared to 15% for all occupations
    • University certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: less than 5% compared to 8% for all occupations

Table on the employment potential for Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing in Montérégie Region as well as in the rest of the Québec.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Abitibi-Témiscamingue Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Bas-Saint-Laurent Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Capitale-Nationale Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Centre-du-Québec Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Chaudière-Appalaches Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15
Côte-Nord Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Estrie Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15
Gaspésie -- Îles-de-la-Madeleine Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Lanaudière Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Laurentides Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Laval Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15
Mauricie Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Montérégie Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15
Montréal Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15
Nord-du-Québec Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Outaouais Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15
Saguenay--Lac-Saint-Jean Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2016-04-15

What percentage of people in this occupation are self-employed?

The data from the Labour Force Survey (2013) regarding the proportion of people in this occupation who were self-employed are not sufficiently reliable to be published.

What proportion of people in this occupation work full-time?

This occupation (Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing) is part of a larger group called Supervisors, Processing Occupations (NOC 921). According to the Labour Force Survey (2013), 99% of workers in this group worked full-time, compared to the average of 81% for all occupations.

What is the proportion of women working in this occupation?

According to the National Household Survey (2011), women represented 18% of workers in this occupation compared to the average of 48% for all occupations.

What percentage of people in this occupation are members of a union?

This occupation (Supervisors, Plastic and Rubber Products Manufacturing) is part of a larger group called Supervisors, Processing Occupations (NOC 921). According to the Labour Force Survey (2013), the unionization rate for this group was 28%, while the unionization rate for all occupations was 40%.

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