Nursery and Greenhouse Workers

(NOC 8432)


These statistics are for the career group Agriculture and Horticulture Workers (NOC 843), which includes Nursery Workers.

Workers are employed in the following industries: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (84%), Retail trade (7%), Wholesale trade (3%).

According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), 10% of workers in this group were self-employed, while the average for all occupations was 16%.

73% of workers in this occupation worked full-time, compared to the average of 81% for all occupations.

Women represented 47% of workers in this occupation, compared to the average of 48% for all occupations.

This occupation (Nursery and Greenhouse Workers) is part of a larger group called Agriculture and Horticulture Workers (NOC 843). According to the Labour Force Survey (2009), the unionization rate for this group was 6%, while the unionization rate for all occupations was 31%.

Modified on December 15, 2023