Abbotsford Has A Ready and Able Workforce
The young, skilled, labour pool of more than 70,000 workers in Abbotsford continues to grow. Our highly educated, multilingual and motivated workforce is responsive to the needs of businesses across a wide range of industry sectors.
A few fun facts:
- Over half the population has a post-secondary certificate, diploma or degree.
- The median age of Abbotsford’s population is below the BC average at 37.9 years old.
- Over half of BC’s workforce works in knowledge-based or trade-related industries, and 60 % of this workforce is under 44 years of age.
Developing a work force strategy is on our radar. If you are interested in joining our Advisory Group, please contact us at 604.864.5586.
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