Statistical data

Forest sector employment (Nova Scotia)

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Survey of Employment, Payrolls and Hours (number) Footnote 1
Forestry and logging                                                            
Pulp and paper product manufacturing 1,041 1,090 1,068 956 1,035 1,174 1,302 1,285 2,806 3,020 2,154 1,927 1,761 1,687 1,858 2,325 2,296 2,522 2,689 2,942 2,630 2,605 2,710 2,539 2,510 2,711 2,592 2,364 2,582  
Support activities for forestry                                                            
Wood product manufacturing 1,565 1,645 1,795 1,887 1,837 1,965 1,987 1,857 2,018 2,177 2,031 2,262 2,368 2,582 2,748 2,758 2,770 2,616 3,004 3,358 3,069 3,048 3,009 2,846 3,114 3,743 1,972 2,381 2,243  
Total 2,606 2,735 2,863 2,843 2,872 3,139 3,289 3,142 4,824 5,197 4,185 4,189 4,129 4,269 4,606 5,083 5,066 5,138 5,693 6,300 5,699 5,653 5,719 5,385 5,624 6,454 4,564 4,745 4,825  
Canadian System of National Accounts (number) Footnote 2
Forestry and logging   830 800 885 965 980 980 975 1,240 1,415 1,405 1,770 1,815 1,855 2,145 2,260 2,225 2,295 2,265 2,350 2,205 2,260 2,350              
Pulp and paper product manufacturing   1,155 1,210 1,190 1,235 1,085 905 1,075 1,915 2,135 1,820 2,365 2,505 1,905 2,210 2,160 1,905 2,140 2,800 2,760 2,780 3,075 2,495              
Support activities for forestry   430 530 545 480 440 460 430 540 630 655 590 520 520 600 630 620 685 655 665 720 695 860              
Wood product manufacturing   1,670 1,745 1,870 1,800 1,885 1,860 1,860 2,015 2,885 3,125 3,405 3,100 3,710 3,465 3,590 3,460 3,430 3,550 3,920 3,635 3,440 3,425              
Total   4,085 4,285 4,490 4,480 4,390 4,205 4,340 5,710 7,065 7,005 8,130 7,940 7,990 8,420 8,640 8,210 8,550 9,270 9,695 9,340 9,470 9,130              
Wages and salaries (dollars) Footnote 3
Logging   28,748,000 28,052,000 30,150,000 31,920,000 28,874,000 27,824,000 28,365,000 34,972,000 34,643,000 34,354,000 44,218,000 45,760,000 46,506,000 57,701,000 58,941,000 39,338,000 48,402,000 47,841,000 40,919,000 35,906,000 36,285,000 35,365,000 37,016,000 35,706,000 31,130,000 35,934,000 38,620,000 34,483,000 34,437,000
Pulp and paper product manufacturing                                 133,887,000 133,468,000 135,088,000 133,498,000 183,129,000 146,058,000         115,026,000 125,866,000    
Wood product manufacturing               67,379,000 71,678,000 107,296,000 95,295,000 106,233,000 113,225,000 91,023,000 88,645,000 92,577,000 95,339,000 84,369,000 88,291,000 88,665,000 77,668,000 66,746,000 61,942,000 52,874,000 46,745,000 47,959,000 40,888,000 40,419,000 40,363,000 45,574,000
Total                               151,518,000 268,564,000 266,239,000 271,220,000 263,082,000 296,703,000 249,089,000         191,848,000 204,905,000