Job outlook Osteopathic Manual Practitioner in British Columbia

Job opportunities for Practitioners of natural healing (NOC 3232) are good in British Columbia over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as an osteopathic manual practitioner.

Job opportunities in British Columbia

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Outlook over the next 3 years

The employment outlook will be good for Practitioners of natural healing (NOC 3232) in British Columbia for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • A moderate number of positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Practitioners of natural healing in the British Columbia region:

  • Approximately 3,900 people work in this occupation.
  • Practitioners of natural healing mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Ambulatory health care services (NAICS 621): 81%
    • Personal and laundry services (NAICS 812): 7%
  • The distribution of full-time and part-time workers in this occupation is:
    • Full-time workers: 52% compared to 77% for all occupations
    • Part-time workers: 48% compared to 23% for all occupations
  • 40% of practitioners of natural healing work all year, while 60% work only part of the year, compared to 57% and 43% respectively among all occupations. Those who worked only part of the year did so for an average of 36 weeks compared to 32 weeks for all occupations.
  • 72% of practitioners of natural healing are self-employed compared to an average of 14% for all occupations.

Breakdown by region

Explore job prospects in British Columbia by economic region.

Location Job outlook
Cariboo Region Undetermined
Kootenay Region Good
Lower Mainland–Southwest Region Good
Nechako Region Undetermined
North Coast Region Undetermined
Northeast Region Undetermined
Thompson–Okanagan Region Good
Vancouver Island and Coast Region Good
Legend: The job opportunities can be: Undetermined Limited Fair Good

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