Labour Market Information & Resources

NIEFS Quarterly LMI Snapshot

NIEFS creates a quarterly labour market information snapshot that focuses on local labour market information and major projects. This is updated in April, July, October and January so be sure to check back!

North Island Job Trends Map

Map of Campbell River and the surrounding region pin pointing existing and potential projects that may have positive impacts to the economy and provide stimulus to the local Labour Market.

WorkBC Labour Market Information and Statistics

Check out the WorkBC website for great information and statistics about: population, economy, labour market (searchable by region), and industry profiles.

Major Projects Portal - CR Chamber of Commerce

Looking for information on the John Hart Generating Station Replacement or North Island Hospitals project? Be sure to check out the Major Projects Portal for up to date information on news and suppliers.

BC Labour Market Outlook 2010-2020

This report highlights results from B.C.'s brand new Labour Market Scenario Model which is designed to improve our understanding of current and future labour market conditions in the province. It provides data for anticipating trends in B.C.'s labour market over the next ten years.

BC Stats - Regional Employment Projections

This site allows you to search regional employment projections (2010-2015) by college region including the North Island.

Vancouver Island - Regional Tourism and Hospitality Industry Labour Demand and Supply Projections

Looking for up to date information on the state of the tourism industry? Look no further!

Go2 - The BC Tourism Labour Market Strategy (2012-2016)

Go2 is a leading resource for tourism information and resources in BC. If you are looking for labour market information for the tourism/hospitality industry then this is a must read report! It is full of great content.

BC Jobs Plan

The BC Jobs Plan website has lots of information and reports specific to job creation and economic activity and progress in BC.

Guide to the BC Economy and Labour Market

This report will help you learn about current trends, as well as the future outlook for the provincial economy and the labour market. As well, it will allow you to discover how industries have changed over time and what is expected in the future. Find information about trends in the workforce, industries, occupations, earnings, job locations and job outlooks.

British Columbia Employment and Labour Market Services

BC's Employment and Labour Market Services website is your one-stop information resource for employment programs and services including links to labour market information that will help you find work and/or change careers.

Making Sense of Labour Market Information (PDF)

This Alberta-based guide is useful for showing you how to use labour market information in planning your career or a strategic job search. For BC-specific information see the BC LMI Resource Guide link above.

Campbell River Labour Market and Workforce Development Study

The Workforce Development Within a Rural Transitioning Economy report was done in partnership between the Campbell River Chamber of Commerce and NIEFS. This report provides a detailed overview of the labour market needs of the community now and in the future.

Click on the second link (Workforce Development Project Research Report 2011) to download the full report.

NIEFS' local industries web page

This webpage lists the major industries that would be of interest to North plus links to local community economic development organizations. Each Industry web page contains links to career information, major or local employers and training programs to assist people prepare for a future in these industries.


BC STATS is the centralized source for statistics, reports and publications on what's happening in BC's economy, population and labour market.

Statistics Canada

Statistics Canada is the centralized source for statistics, reports and publications on what's happening in Canada's economy, population, labour market and more. You will also find Census information here.