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Year  Total Public Sector
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Total Government
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Federal General Government
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Provincial General Government
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Health and Social Service Institutions, Provincial
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Universities, Colleges, Vocational and Trade Institutions
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Local General Government
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Local School Boards
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Total Government Business Enterprises
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Federal Government Business Enterprises
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Provincial Government Enterprises
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Local Government Enterprises
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2006296,688  281,560  28,048  30,908  73,995  36,659  44,152  67,799  15,127  7,589  3,190  4,349   
2007                                     
2008                                     
2009336,694  324,117  29,726  30,644  68,985  38,206  80,058  76,499  12,577  2,823  5,737  4,017   
2010                                     
2011346,520  333,832  30,669  29,320  75,050  40,154  83,709  74,930  12,688  2,824  6,055  3,809   
 

References and Related Online Materials

Total Public Sector:

Statistics Canada (2006, 2009). Public sector employment, wages, salaries, by province. Canadian Statistics. Last updated March 1, 2010. http://www40.statcan.gc.ca/l01/cst01/govt62e-eng.htm (accessed May 21, 2010). 

Total Government:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Federal General Government:

See entry under "Total Public Sector."

NOTE: Includes reservists and full-time military personnel.

Provincial General Government:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Health and Social Service Institutions, Provincial:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Universities, Colleges, Vocational and Trade Institutions:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Local General Government:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Local School Boards:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Total Government Business Enterprises:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Federal Government Business Enterprises:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Provincial Government Enterprises:See entry under "Total Public Sector."
Local Government Enterprises:See entry under "Total Public Sector."