Job prospects Financial Accountant in Nunavut

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as a "financial accountant" in Nunavut or Canada.

Job opportunities in Nunavut

Note: These outlooks are based on the 2016 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). Learn more about our methodology.

Prospects over the next 3 years


The employment outlook will be good for Financial auditors and accountants (NOC 1111) in Nunavut for the 2022-2024 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to a moderate number of new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Financial auditors and accountants in Nunavut:

  • Approximately 50 people worked in this occupation in May 2016.
  • Financial auditors and accountants mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other Commercial Services (NAICS 54-56, 81): 61%
    • Public Administration and Defence (NAICS 91): 13%
    • Health care and social services (NAICS 62): 5%
    • Finance, insurance and Real estate and rental and leasing (NAICS 52-53): 5%
    • Wholesale and Retail Trade (NAICS 41, 44-45): 5%
  • The gender distribution of people in this occupation is:
    • Men: 56% compared to 52% for all occupations
    • Women: 44% compared to 48% for all occupations
  • The educational attainment of workers in this occupation is:
    • no high school diploma: n/a
    • high school diploma or equivalent: 17% compared to 17% for all occupations
    • apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma: 17% compared to 9% for all occupations
    • college certificate or diploma or university certificate below bachelor's: 17% compared to 20% for all occupations
    • bachelor's degree: 33% compared to 10% for all occupations
    • university certificate, degree or diploma above bachelor level: 17% compared to less than 5% for all occupations

Labour market conditions over the next 10 years

Explore current and future job prospects for people working as a "financial accountant" Financial auditors and accountants (NOC 11100) or Canada.

Learn more

Labour Market Information Survey
Date modified: