Dental assistants (NOC 3411)

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Changes have been made to the method for estimating job prospects per occupation. To better reflect the reality of the job market and the new method of estimation, the prospect diagnostics have been modified. Thus, the possible diagnostics are now excellent, good, limited and not published. For more information about the meaning of each diagnostic, see the glossary.

Job prospects-by occupation

Job prospects-by occupation (2019-2023) Limited   Limited
Employment in 2018 6,000   6,000
Unemployment rate in 2018 Not published   Not published
Labor demand for (2019-2023) Not published   Not published
Significant commuting Not applicable   Not applicable
Significant seasonality No   No

Job prospects in all regions

Region Seasonality Commuting Prospects (2019-2023)
All of Québec No Not applicable Limited
Abitibi-Témiscamingue No Not applicable Good
Bas-Saint-Laurent No Not applicable Excellent
Capitale-Nationale No Not applicable Limited
Centre-du-Québec No Not applicable Good
Chaudière-Appalaches No Not applicable Limited
Côte-Nord No Not applicable Excellent
Estrie No Not applicable Good
Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine No Not applicable Not published
Lanaudière No No Good
Laurentides No No Good
Laval No Yes Limited
Mauricie No Not applicable Limited
Montérégie No No Limited
Montréal No No Limited
Nord-du-Québec No Not applicable Excellent
Outaouais No Not applicable Good
Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean No Not applicable Limited
Census metropolitan area of Montréal No Not applicable Limited
Census metropolitan area of Québec No Not applicable Limited
Data for the Côte-Nord and Nord-du-Québec regions has been grouped together.