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Licensed Practical Nurses  (NOC 3233)
Red Deer Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Licensed Practical Nurses in Red Deer 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.

Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Licensed Practical Nurses in Red Deer Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Red Deer Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2014-05-22

For the 2013-2015 projection period, employment opportunities will be good for Licensed Practical Nurses (NOC 3233) in the Red Deer region. Compared with all other occupations, this occupation is expected to experience stronger employment growth. This growth, in addition to a larger proportion of workers retiring, is expected to result in new employment opportunities.

According to the 2011 National Household Survey, the average age for this occupation in the Red Deer region was 43 years and 21% of workers were 55 years old and older.

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