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Canadian Industry Statistics (CIS)
Under this topic you will find the North American Industry Classification
System definition of the
Utilities (NAICS 221) subsector. You can use this
definition to properly identify the segment of the industry you wish to study
further in other sections of Canadian Industry Statistics.
This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating electric, gas and water utilities. These establishments generate, transmit, control and distribute electric power; distribute natural gas; treat and distribute water; operate sewer systems and sewage treatment facilities; and provide related services, generally through a permanent infrastructure of lines, pipes and treatment and processing facilities.
No exclusions are specified in the 2007 NAICS Canada manual.