Sector Library

Sector Library

Learn more about different industries, and identify regional industry participants.

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) is an industry classification system developed by the statistical agencies of Canada, Mexico and the United States. Learn more about NAICS system.

Industry Groups

11 · Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting
1 Job

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in growing crops, raising animals, harvesting timber, harvesting fish and other animals from their natural habitats and providing…

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21 · Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction
28 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in extracting naturally occurring minerals. These can be solids, such as coal and ores; liquids, such as crude…

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22 · Utilities
0 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating electric, gas and water utilities. These establishments generate, transmit, control and distribute electric power; distribute natural…

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23 · Construction
19 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in constructing, repairing and renovating buildings and engineering works, and in subdividing and developing land. These establishments may…

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31 · Manufacturing
1 Job

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in the chemical, mechanical or physical transformation of materials or substances into new products. These products may be…

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32 · Manufacturing
4 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in the chemical, mechanical or physical transformation of materials or substances into new products. These products may be…

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33 · Manufacturing
1 Job

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in the chemical, mechanical or physical transformation of materials or substances into new products. These products may be…

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41 · Wholesale trade
27 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in wholesaling merchandise, generally without transformation, and rendering services incidental to the sale of merchandise. The wholesaling process…

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44 · Retail trade
52 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing merchandise, generally without transformation, and rendering services incidental to the sale of merchandise. The retailing process…

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45 · Retail trade
16 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing merchandise, generally without transformation, and rendering services incidental to the sale of merchandise. The retailing process…

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48 · Transportation and warehousing
18 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in transporting passengers and goods, warehousing and storing goods, and providing services to these establishments. The modes of…

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49 · Transportation and warehousing
4 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in transporting passengers and goods, warehousing and storing goods, and providing services to these establishments. The modes of…

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51 · Information and cultural industries
8 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in producing and distributing (except by wholesale and retail methods) information and cultural products. Establishments providing the means…

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52 · Finance and insurance
17 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in financial transactions (that is, transactions involving the creation, liquidation, or change in ownership of financial assets) or…

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53 · Real estate and rental and leasing
4 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in renting, leasing or otherwise allowing the use of tangible or intangible assets. Establishments primarily engaged in managing…

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54 · Professional, scientific and technical services
9 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in activities in which human capital is the major input. These establishments make available the knowledge and skills…

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55 · Management of companies and enterprises
4 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in managing companies and enterprises and/or holding the securities or financial assets of companies and enterprises, for the…

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56 · Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services
9 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments of two different types: those primarily engaged in activities that support the day-to-day operations of other organizations; and those primarily…

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61 · Educational services
52 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing instruction and training in a wide variety of subjects. This instruction and training is provided by…

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62 · Health care and social assistance
403 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing health care by diagnosis and treatment, providing residential care for medical and social reasons, and providing…

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71 · Arts, entertainment and recreation
19 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating facilities or providing services to meet the cultural, entertainment and recreational interests of their patrons. These…

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72 · Accommodation and food services
49 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing short-term lodging and complementary services to travellers, vacationers and others, in facilities such as hotels, motor…

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81 · Other services (except public administration)
7 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments, not classified to any other sector, primarily engaged in repairing, or performing general or routine maintenance, on motor vehicles, machinery,…

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91 · Public administration
41 Jobs

This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in activities of a governmental nature, that is, the enactment and judicial interpretation of laws and their pursuant…

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