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Social and community service workers  (NOC 4212)
Yukon Territory
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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 Social and community service workers in Yukon Territory as well as in the rest of the Yukon.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Yukon Territory Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2017-12-15

The employment outlook will be fair for Social and community service workers (NOC 4212) in Yukon for the 2017-2019 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements
  • There are a moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Social and community service workers in the Yukon region:

  • Approximately 350 people work in this occupation.
  • Social and community service workers mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Public Administration and Defence (NAICS 91): 51%
    • Health care and social services (NAICS 62): 44%
  • 73% of Social and community service workers work all year, while 27% work only part of the year, compared to 58% and 42% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 26 weeks compared to 31 weeks for all occupations.
Please consult the Yukon and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.
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