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Graphic designers and illustrators  (NOC 5241)
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region
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Local Employment Potential Information

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Table on the employment potential for Graphic designers and illustrators in Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region as well as in the rest of the Alberta.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Lethbridge--Medicine Hat Region Limited   (1 of 3 stars) 2016-12-23

For the 2016-2018 period, the employment outlook is expected to be limited for Graphic designers and illustrators (NOC 5241) in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat 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 is expected to decline.
  • A small number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced moderate levels of unemployment.

Here are some key facts about Graphic designers and illustrators in the Lethbridge - Medicine Hat region:

  • Approximately 280 people work in this occupation.
  • Graphic designers and illustrators mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Professional, scientific and technical services (NAICS 54): 48%
    • Miscellaneous manufacturing (NAICS 339): 18%
    • Educational services (NAICS 61): 16%
    • Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 8%
  • They fall into the following age groups:
    • 15 to 24: 16% compared to 16% for all occupations
    • 25 to 54: 80% compared to 64% for all occupations
    • 55 years and over: n/a
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