These statistics are for the career group Administrative and Regulatory Occupations (NOC 122), which includes Conference and Event Planners.
Workers are employed in the following industries: Arts, entertainment and recreation (22%), Other services (except public administration) (14%), Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services (13%), Educational services (9%), Professional, scientific and technical services (9%), Public administration (8%), Accommodation and food services (7%).
According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), 6% of workers in this group were self-employed, while the average for all occupations was 16%.
Women represented 80% of workers in this occupation, compared to the average of 48% for all occupations.
This occupation (Conference and Event Planners) is part of a larger group called Administrative and Regulatory Occupations (NOC 122). According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), the unionization rate for this group was 29%, while the unionization rate for all occupations was 31%.