Job outlook Licensed Practical Nurse (L.P.N.) near Toronto (ON)

Job opportunities for Licensed practical nurses (NOC 3233) are fair near Toronto (ON) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a licensed practical nurse (L.P.N.).

Job opportunities near Toronto (ON)

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Outlook over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be fair for Licensed practical nurses (NOC 3233) in the Toronto region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment decline will lead to the loss of some 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 Licensed practical nurses in the Toronto region:

  • Approximately 6,540 people work in this occupation.
  • Licensed practical nurses mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Ambulatory health care services and hospitals (NAICS 621-622): 63%
    • Nursing and residential care facilities and social assistance (NAICS 623-624): 34%

Job opportunities in Ontario


The job outlook for a licensed practical nurse (L.P.N.) working in Ontario is fair over the next 3 years.

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Labour market conditions across Canada

We expect that there will be a labour SHORTAGE for Licensed practical nurses (NOC 3233) in Canada over the next 10 years.

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