Changes in NB over the last 20 years: Population, industry, and employment 

Author: NB-IRDT Staff

 Posted on 26 Nov 2020

Over the past 20 years, New Brunswick’s industries have shifted. More and more New Brunswickers are finding employment in the services-producing sector and fewer working in the goods-producing sector.

 Change happens, but do these changes affect all regions equally? 

 In a recently released report, researchers at the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training examine how employment profiles across industries in New Brunswick have evolved – and how population growth, labour force participation, and industry employment intersect regionally.


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