Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Oil and Gas Extraction - 211

Definition

This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in: operating oil and gas field properties. Such activities may include exploration for crude petroleum and natural gas; drilling, completing and equipping wells; operating separators, emulsion breakers, desilting equipment and field gathering lines for crude petroleum; and all other activities in the preparation of oil and gas up to the point of shipment from the producing property.

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    This subsector includes the production of oil, the mining and extraction of oil from oil shale and oil sands, and the production of gas and hydrocarbon liquids, through gasification, liquefaction and pyrolysis of coal at the mine site.

    Exclusions

    No exclusions are specified in the 2012 NAICS Canada manual.

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

5,563

0-99 Employees

94.7%

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Average revenue

$376.5
thousand

Profitable

67.4%

Gross domestic product

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Salaries and wages

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Exports

$61.2
billion

Imports

$16.7
billion
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