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Bakers  (NOC 6252)
Vancouver Island and Coast 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 Bakers in Vancouver Island and Coast Region as well as in the rest of the British Columbia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Vancouver Island and Coast Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2016-04-15

For the 2015-2017 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Bakers (NOC 6252) in the Vancouver Island and Coast region.

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 is expected to remain relatively stable.
  • A small number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.

Here are some key facts about Bakers in the Vancouver Island and Coast region:

  • Approximately 820 people work in this occupation.
  • Bakers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Retail Trade (NAICS 44-45): 45%
    • Accommodation and food services (NAICS 72): 28%
    • Food, beverage and tobacco product manufacturing (NAICS 311, 312): 23%
  • They fall into the following age groups:
    • 15 to 24: 27% compared to 13% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 60% compared to 64% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: 13% compared to 24% for all occupations

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