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Community, Employers, Labour Market

Durham Business Count

Every year, the Regional Municipality of Durham, Planning and Economic Development Department and its municipal partners conduct a Business Count in Durham.

Business establishments in the Durham Region were visited by the Business Count Team between May – Sept 2016.

Basic data was gathered to determine analytics including top sectors in the region, how many people are employed, how many businesses import or export, etc.

Highlighted Statistics – Durham:

– 12,220 Businesses

– 125,621 FT Employees

– Retail is Top Sector at 20%

– 59% are Independently Owned

Take a look at the results of the 2016 Business Count Highlights Report.


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