Canada’s census provides the most detailed information available on the people in Canada’s labour force. Tourism HR Canada has analyzed the information and is developing a series of summaries specific to the tourism sector.

These reports include customized census data showing the profile of tourism employees, including:

  • gender
  • age
  • work patterns
  • place of birth
  • mother tongue
  • equity groups
  • school attendance
  • education levels

Current information comes from the 2016 census. The featured reports are all national in scope. To enquire about provincial or regional level data, please email

Download National Summary: Demographic Profile of Tourism Sector Employees.


Download Profile of Indigenous Tourism Workers.


Download Profile of Immigrant Tourism Workers.


Provincial/Territorial: Demographic Profiles of Tourism Sector Employees