Labour Market Information

Labour Market Information (LMI) provides information about jobs, occupations, trades and job skills required for various trades or occupations, industries, education and training programs, or apprenticeships. It could also include data from surveys conducted by various organizations, or research about trends in the job market.

What can Labour Market Information Tell You?

  • Where the jobs are now
  • Where the jobs are likely going to be in the future
  • What skills are in demand
  • Which occupations may present more, or fewer, opportunities for work in the future


Labour Market Information Database

The Labour Market Information (LMI) Database is a comprehensive, searchable catalogue of the LMI resources and publications available in Nova Scotia. Use the drop down to identify the type of LMI you are seeking and the search box to enter specific criteria for what you are searching for. Leaving all fields blank will return all of the items listed in the LMI Inventory.

Labour Market Agreement for Persons with Disabilities (LMAPWD)

Provides provinces with funding for programs and services that improve the employment situation for Canadians with disabilities. This arrangement gives provinces the flexibility to determine their own priorities and approaches to best address the needs of persons with disabilities in their jurisdictions. For more info visit the Nova Scotia Labour Market Agreement for Persons with Disabilities

Source: Careers Nova Scotia