Annual Labour Market Impact Assessment statistics 2008-2015  Primary Agriculture stream

Number of temporary foreign worker positions on positive Labour Market Impact Assessments

Newfoundland and Labrador
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 0 0 0 0 0 4 6 10
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 0 11 13 8 16
Higher -Skilled 0 1 0 0 7 13 14 7
Lower -Skilled 0 0 0 16 16 8 15 5
Total 0 1 0 16 34 38 43 38
Prince Edward Island
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 122 161 205 230 240 200 234 237
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 8 17 51 48 71
Higher -Skilled 4 1 2 4 7 4 21 8
Lower -Skilled 15 4 8 2 1 0 1 0
Total 141 166 215 244 265 255 304 316
Nova Scotia
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 624 804 920 1,076 1,230 1,310 1,510 1,855
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 2 29 3 28 29
Higher -Skilled 6 5 3 1 10 6 3 3
Lower -Skilled 108 62 34 30 22 0 1 0
Total 738 871 957 1,109 1,291 1,319 1,542 1,887
New Brunswick
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 26 28 35 59 71 72 87 110
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 1 0 66 75 53
Higher -Skilled 1 0 4 7 4 6 13 5
Lower -Skilled 30 37 43 36 31 15 0 0
Total 57 65 82 103 106 159 175 168
Quebec
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 3,330 4,324 3,522 3,348 2,444 4,707 4,670 6,252
Agricultural stream 0 0 0 631 4,190 5,047 4,465 4,786
Higher -Skilled 16 33 41 29 19 22 23 12
Lower -Skilled 2,162 4,264 3,544 3,308 317 233 333 229
Total 5,508 8,621 7,107 7,316 6,970 10,009 9,491 11,279
Ontario
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 18,342 18,174 18,196 18,703 18,498 20,848 22,639 24,223
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 869 1,340 1,256 1,506 2,155
Higher -Skilled 314 171 273 240 180 146 103 55
Lower -Skilled 1,715 1,788 1,911 1,279 1,109 932 812 510
Total 20,371 20,133 20,380 21,091 21,127 23,182 25,060 26,943
Manitoba
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 460 471 204 323 296 406 428 578
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 16 168 172 150 164
Higher -Skilled 158 139 169 116 134 138 95 7
Lower -Skilled 112 97 51 45 37 111 57 40
Total 730 707 424 500 635 827 730 789
Saskatchewan
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 105 120 134 147 196 191 185 205
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 22 223 162 218 265
Higher -Skilled 172 182 73 33 96 114 106 115
Lower -Skilled 76 101 220 192 192 168 176 176
Total 353 403 427 394 707 635 685 761
Alberta
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 1,045 1,005 937 965 1,062 1,164 1,371 1,251
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 223 819 613 665 788
Higher -Skilled 402 359 496 427 652 429 428 241
Lower -Skilled 900 689 786 838 551 360 289 159
Total 2,347 2,053 2,219 2,453 3,084 2,566 2,753 2,439
British Columbia
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 3,795 3,695 3,534 3,984 4,984 5,137 5,585 6,981
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 384 881 1,097 943 1,650
Higher -Skilled 116 54 68 70 82 59 52 32
Lower -Skilled 1,027 433 445 285 105 80 111 20
Total 4,938 4,182 4,047 4,723 6,052 6,373 6,691 8,683
Yukon
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Higher -Skilled 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lower -Skilled 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 2 2 3 3 0
Northwest Territories
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Higher -Skilled 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0
Lower -Skilled 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 0
Nunavut
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Higher -Skilled 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lower -Skilled 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Canada
Agricultural occupations 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program (SAWP) 27,849 28,782 27,687 28,835 29,021 34,042 36,718 41,702
Agricultural Stream 0 0 0 2,156 7,680 8,480 8,106 9,977
Higher -Skilled 1,190 946 1,131 928 1,192 937 858 485
Lower -Skilled 6,145 7,475 7,042 6,033 2,381 1,907 1,795 1,139
Total 35,184 37,203 35,860 37,952 40,274 45,366 47,477 53,303

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