Transportation and Communications
From 1994 to 1995 there was an overall increase of 18.5% in service jobs linked to the tertiary sector. More specifically, there was a regional increase of 10.3% in the finance, insurance and real estate sectors.
|The Tertiary Sector in the Bas-Saint-Laurent Region (1994)
|Number of enterprises
|Jobs (3rd quarter, 1995)
|Source: MICST, Profil économique de la région du Bas-Saint-Laurent 1996, MICST: Direction de l'analyse des PME et des régions, 1996.
The tertiary sector continues to be the largest employer in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region. Transportation, communications and tourism play a major role in this sector and together they registered 11.5% growth in 1994-95.
Updated : 1996-07-23