Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services - 54137

Definition

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing surveying and mapping services of the surface of the earth, including the sea floor. These services may include surveying and mapping of areas above or below the surface of the earth, such as the creation of view easements or segregating rights in parcels of land by creating underground utility easements.

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    Examples of activities in this industry are cadastral and topographic surveying and mapping services; control surveying services, such as geodesy and Global Positioning System (GPS) surveying; cartographic surveying services, including photogrammetric mapping; Geographic Information System (GIS) base mapping and quality control services; and geospatial mapping services.

    Example Activities:
    Aerial surveying (except geophysical), using specialized equipment
    Cadastral surveying services
    Geographic information system (GIS), base mapping services
    Land surveying services (except geophysical)
    Mapmaking (except geophysical) services
    Photogrammetric mapping services
    Production of topographic materials and maps

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    publishing atlases and maps (see 511130 Book publishers)
    developing and/or publishing GIS software (see 51121 Software publishers)
    providing geophysical surveying and mapping services (see 541360 Geophysical surveying and mapping
    services)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

1,955

0-99 Employees

99.3%

View financial data for 2016 based on industry averages for SME's.

Average revenue

$548.6
thousand

Profitable

83.4%

Salaries and wages

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