The LMI that is available to the public is available at different levels. There are sources that collect at the federal, provincial, and local levels. Much of the LMI will also be divided into smaller geographic units than the level at which it was collected.

Federal Sources

2011 National Household Survey
⇒ Survey of approximately 4.5 million households .

Labour Force Survey (LFS)
⇒ Monthly survey measuring the current state of the Canadian labour market.

Human Resource and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC)
⇒ Full set of occupation categories along with background information about National Occupation Classification (NOC).

Industry Canada (IC)
⇒ Industry Profiles, Individual Businesses, business registry searches.

Statistics Canada
⇒ North American Industry Classification System (NAICS).
⇒ Canadian Business Patterns.

Census of Canada
⇒ Survey of all Canadians conducted every 5 years.

Canadian Job Bank
⇒ Federal Government employment services.
⇒ Labour supply, job postings, labour market trends, labour market insights.

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC)
⇒ Jobs and working information for job seekers.

Bank of Canada Business Outlook Survey (BOS)
⇒ Yearly summary of interviews of senior management from 100 businesses across Canada.

Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)
⇒ Trade group made up of approximately 110,000 small Canadian businesses.
⇒ Membership required to access selected releases.

Conference Board of Canada Learning and Development Outlook Survey (LDO)
⇒ Annual report about the state of learning programs, practices and expenditures in Canada.

Provincial Sources

Ontario College of Trades
⇒ Regulator for all 156 skilled trades named under the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act (OCTAA).

Ontario Government Open Data
⇒ Information about province-wide economic conditions.

Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA)
⇒ Newcomer and Youth Community Indicators
⇒ Analyst

Ontario Ministry of Education
⇒ Information about graduation rates and education options.
⇒ Employment Ontario.

Ontario Skills Passport
⇒ Information about the essential skills associated with occupations.

Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
⇒ Ontario job futures, Employment services LMI, Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP), Literacy and Basic Skills.
⇒ OYAP apprenticeship programs resource.

Manpower Employment Outlook Survey (MEOS)
⇒ Quarterly survey of global hiring confidence.

Local Sources

Workforce Development Board
⇒ LEPC Provider for Haliburton, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland and Peterborough.

⇒ Job matching software.

Chamber of Commerce
⇒ Trade organizations composed of regional businesses.

Fleming College Graduate Report
⇒ Annual report of information about recent graduating class.

District School Boards
⇒ Regional groups leading primary and secondary education.

⇒ Labour market research projects, advocacy projects, collaboration hub.

Financial Information Return
⇒ An online municipal reporting site maintained by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH).