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Hairstylists and Barbers  (NOC 6271)
Ottawa Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Hairstylists and Barbers in Ottawa 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 Hairstylists and Barbers in Ottawa Region as well as in the rest of the Ontario.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Ottawa Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29

For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Hairstylists and Barbers (NOC 6271) in the Ottawa 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 growth is expected to be weak.
  • A small number of people are expected to retire.
  • Employee turnover in this occupation is high, which could generate additional employment opportunities.

This occupation had a regional labour force of about 3,315 at the time of the 2011 National Household Survey. Hairstylists and barbers who speak English and French may have better chances of finding employment in this region.

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