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Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing  (NOC 9615)
Montérégie Region
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Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Québec.

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Table on the employment potential for Labourers in rubber and plastic 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 Labourers in Rubber and Plastic Products Manufacturing (NOC 9615) 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 moderate.
  • A moderate number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced high levels of unemployment.

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

  • Approximately 2,900 people work in this occupation.
  • Labourers in Rubber and Plastic Products Manufacturing mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Plastics and rubber products manufacturing (NAICS 326): 93%
  • 57% of Labourers in Rubber and Plastic Products Manufacturing work all year, while 43% 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: 14% compared to 13% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 70% compared to 69% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: 16% compared to 18% for all occupations
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 68% compared to 52% for all occupations
    • Women: 32% compared to 48% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • No high school diploma: 41% compared to 12% for all occupations
    • High school diploma or equivalent: 29% compared to 20% for all occupations
    • Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 19% compared to 19% for all occupations
    • College certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 8% 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 Labourers in rubber and plastic 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 Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 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

Additional Provincial Prospects

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