Canadian Occupational Projection System (COPS)

Industry Data

Use this page to access projection results by industry. Available results include gross domestic product, employment, retirements, deaths and job openings by industry.

Files Structure Definition

Gross Domestic Product Projections
Employment Projections
Employment Change (Expansion Demand) Projections
Retirement Projections1
Emigration and In-Service Mortality Projections1
Total Job Openings Projections


1 Retirements, emigration and mortality are calculated at the occupational level for each industry and then added up to the industial total. They are not calculated taking into consideration industrial factors, but rather occupational demographic information.

Sources: Employment and Social Development Canada - 2015 COPS Projections; and; adapted from the Statistics Canada CANSIM database 379-0031, 2015.