Kawartha Lakes

We are pleased to provide occupational demand projections as well as sector demand projections for the Kawartha Lakes area.

Occupational Demand Projections

Below you will find occupational demand projections for the Kawartha Lakes area. The occupations are ranked based on the total projected growth between 2023 and 2028, and for each year, the numbers represent the projected number of people working in each occupation.

The occupations and their preceding five digit code are based on Employment and Social Development Canada’s National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 system. The NOC 2021 system consists of 516 unit groups which capture every occupation in the economy.

To learn more about occupational codes and the NOC system, please visit, Government of Canada – NOC.

Data Source: Lightcast

OccupationNumber of Jobs in 2023Number of Jobs in 2028Job GrowthRank
94111-Plastics processing machine operators225315891
65200-Food and beverage servers281349682
41221-Elementary school and kindergarten teachers376436593
33102-Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates544597534
41210-College and other vocational instructors204251475
64300-Maîtres d'hôtel and hosts/hostesses108146387
73301-Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators257295388
95106-Labourers in food and beverage processing76108339
74205-Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers1581893110
73300-Transport truck drivers4474773011
41302-Religious leaders1031272413
31300-Nursing coordinators and supervisors991222314
95109-Other labourers in processing, manufacturing and utilities55782315
72200-Electricians (except industrial and power system)1842052116
13112-Medical administrative assistants1451662017
62010-Retail sales supervisors4744942018
14400-Shippers and receivers1681882019
65312-Janitors, caretakers and heavy-duty cleaners2242442020
64409-Other customer and information services representatives2532722022
85121-Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers1571762023
64101-Sales and account representatives - wholesale trade (non-technical)3413601924
14200-Accounting and related clerks2762941825
70010-Construction managers881061826
65102-Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers3403581727
13100-Administrative officers2903071728
54100-Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness1261411629
65201-Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations5385531530
94140-Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing1111261531
62020-Food service supervisors1321471532
41300-Social workers1391541533
11100-Financial auditors and accountants1161301434
62024-Cleaning supervisors60731335
12200-Accounting technicians and bookkeepers1781901236
73100-Concrete finishers38501237
65311-Specialized cleaners60721238
52120-Graphic designers and illustrators62741239
11102-Financial advisors82931240
13110-Administrative assistants2983091241
72203-Electrical power line and cable workers53641142
72201-Industrial electricians75861143
95104-Labourers in rubber and plastic products manufacturing20311144
12201-Insurance adjusters and claims examiners69791045
41301-Therapists in counselling and related specialized therapies1001101046
14201-Banking, insurance and other financial clerks901001047
41403-Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers6271949
73110-Roofers and shinglers2836950

Sector Demand Projections

Below you will find sector demand projections for the Kawartha Lakes area. The sectors are ranked based on the total projected growth between 2023 and 2028, and for each year, the numbers represent the projected number of people working in each sector.

The sectors and their preceding two digit code are based on Statistics Canada’s North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). At the highest level of the hierarchal structure, the NAICS system divides the economy into 20 sectors.

To learn more about industry codes and the NAICS system, please visit, Statistics Canada – NAICS.

Data Source: Lightcast

SectorNumber of Jobs in 2023Number of Jobs in 2028Job GrowthRank
72-Accommodation and food services1,8802,1152351
62-Health care and social assistance3,5263,7452192
56-Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services1,2221,4031813
71-Arts, entertainment and recreation569662935
61-Educational services1,7711,858876
54-Professional, scientific and technical services817887708
52-Finance and insurance724770469
91-Public administration2,3742,4164210
81-Other services (except public administration)7708053511
41-Wholesale trade8268593312
48-49-Transportation and warehousing6106322213
44-45-Retail trade3,1563,1711515
21-Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction119119016
53-Real estate and rental and leasing195196017
55-Management of companies and enterprises00018
11-Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting410408 (2)19
51-Information and cultural industries190188 (2)20

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