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Editors  (NOC 5122)
Montréal Region
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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.

Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Editors in Montréal Region as well as in the rest of the Québec.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Montréal Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15

For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Editors (NOC 5122) in the Montreal census metropolitan area.

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.
  • This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.

Here are some key facts about Editors in the census metropolitan area of Montreal:

  • Approximately 2,140 people work in this occupation.
  • Editors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 55%
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 16%
  • They fall into the following age groups:
    • 15 to 24: 6% compared to 13% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 70% compared to 70% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: 24% compared to 17% for all occupations

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