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Editors  (NOC 5122)
Cape Breton 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.

Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Nova Scotia.

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Table on the employment potential for Editors in Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Nova Scotia Limited   (1 of 3 stars) 2017-12-15

The employment outlook will be limited for Editors (NOC 5122) in Nova Scotia for the 2017-2019 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 moderate number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Editors in the Nova Scotia region:

  • Approximately 300 people worked in this occupation in May 2011.
  • Editors mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Information and cultural industries (NAICS 51): 51%
    • Other professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 5414, 5416-5419): 11%
    • Arts, entertainment and recreation (NAICS 71): 10%
    • Computer systems design services (NAICS 5415): 7%
    • Other retail stores (NAICS 44-45, except 445): 6%
  • 35% of editors are self-employed compared to an average of 8% for all occupations.
  • Table on the employment potential for Editors in Cape Breton Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
    Location Employment Potential Release Date
    Annapolis Valley Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15
    Cape Breton Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15
    Halifax Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15
    North Shore Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15
    Southern Region Undetermined   (Undetermined) 2017-12-15

Provincial / Territorial Labour Market News

Please consult the Cape Breton Region and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.
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