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Year  Animal
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Crop Production
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Mixed farming
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Support Activities
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Total Agriculture
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Food and Beverage
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Total Agri-food Industries
#
Share of Workers in Agri-Food Sector (Compared with All Industries)
%
 
 
199138,100  27,200  29,000  1,500  95,500  17,200  112,700  8.80   
199235,700  29,200  28,200  1,700  94,800  16,600  111,400  8.70   
199334,400  27,700  28,400  1,500  92,000  18,900  110,900  8.60   
199437,400  24,300  25,800  1,800  89,200  16,800  106,000  8.00   
199538,900  23,900  26,000  2,000  90,800  18,900  109,700  8.00   
199639,700  26,600  24,300  1,500  92,100  19,500  111,600  7.90   
199740,800  24,500  20,300  3,100  88,700  19,300  108,000  7.40   
199842,700  25,600  19,200  2,200  89,700  20,400  110,100  7.30   
199942,200  27,300  10,400  2,100  82,000  18,200  100,200  6.50   
200041,100  20,500  7,800  1,500  70,800  19,000  89,800  5.70   
200133,200  16,700  8,600  1,500  60,000  21,900  81,900  5.00   
200236,100  15,600  7,400  2,300  61,400  28,000  89,400  5.40   
200338,100  21,000  5,400  2,200  66,800  25,100  91,900  5.40   
200441,800  17,300  5,600  1,500  66,200  26,100  92,300  5.30   
200529,000  17,200  8,600  1,500  56,200  22,300  78,500  4.40   
200627,200  14,000  9,300  1,800  52,300  27,000  79,300  4.20   
200727,400  14,900  6,200  1,900  50,400  23,300  73,700  3.80   
200836,800  15,900  5,100  3,200  61,000  24,500  85,500  4.20   
 

References and Related Online Materials

Animal:

Government of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. (2009). Alberta Employed Labour Force in Agri-Food Industries, 1991-2008 (Table 12). Economic Indicators. Last updated November 3, 2009. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/sdd12887 (accessed May 13, 2010).

Crop Production:Government of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. (2009). Alberta Employed Labour Force in Agri-Food Industries, 1991-2008 (Table 12). Economic Indicators. Last updated November 3, 2009. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/sdd12887 (accessed May 13, 2010).
Mixed farming:Government of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. (2009). Alberta Employed Labour Force in Agri-Food Industries, 1991-2008 (Table 12). Economic Indicators. Last updated November 3, 2009. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/sdd12887 (accessed May 13, 2010).
Support Activities:Government of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. (2009). Alberta Employed Labour Force in Agri-Food Industries, 1991-2008 (Table 12). Economic Indicators. Last updated November 3, 2009. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/sdd12887 (accessed May 13, 2010).
Total Agriculture:Government of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. (2009). Alberta Employed Labour Force in Agri-Food Industries, 1991-2008 (Table 12). Economic Indicators. Last updated November 3, 2009. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/sdd12887 (accessed May 13, 2010).
Food and Beverage:Government of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. (2009). Alberta Employed Labour Force in Agri-Food Industries, 1991-2008 (Table 12). Economic Indicators. Last updated November 3, 2009. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/sdd12887 (accessed May 13, 2010).
Total Agri-food Industries:Government of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. (2009). Alberta Employed Labour Force in Agri-Food Industries, 1991-2008 (Table 12). Economic Indicators. Last updated November 3, 2009. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/sdd12887 (accessed May 13, 2010).
Share of Workers in Agri-Food Sector (Compared with All Industries):

Government of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. (2009). Alberta Employed Labour Force in Agri-Food Industries, 1991-2008 (Table 12). Economic Indicators. Last updated November 3, 2009. http://www1.agric.gov.ab.ca/$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/sdd12887 (accessed May 13, 2010).
Value calculated by dividing the total number of workers in agri-food industries by the total number of workers in all industries.