These statistics are for Insurance and Real Estate Sales Occupations and Buyers (NOC 623), which includes Insurance Agents.
Workers are employed in the following industries: Finance and insurance (98%).
According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), 52% of workers in this group were self-employed, while the average for all occupations was 16%.
92% of workers in this occupation worked full-time, compared to the average of 81% for all occupations.
Women represented 57% of workers in this occupation, compared to the average of 48% for all occupations.