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Canada’s oil and gas workforce has grown older, more educated and more culturally diverse

Posted June 14, 2018 by Blog AdministratorLabour Market Information, PetroLMI News

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The period from 2006 to 2016 was a remarkable decade for Canada’s oil and gas industry. Periods of rapid growth followed by sharp contractions transformed not only the industry, but also its workforce, according to the latest PetroLMI report released today.

During the 10-year period, the workforce employed directly by Canada’s oil and gas industry expanded by 15 per cent, or 25,000 workers, to almost 190,000. Ou... Continue reading