CPAs are on the front lines of business in this province, and they see firsthand what issues are affecting investment and the economy. CPABC provides CPAs and the public with timely economic updates and analysis on British Columbia as a place to WORK, INVEST, and LIVE.
BC Check-Up Work
The 2022 BC: Check-Up Work report focuses on employment trends across the province and in each of the province’s seven development regions. The report examines labour trends in BC over the past year, and in comparison two pre-pandemic employment levels. The report finds that BC’s workforce is now larger than it was before the pandemic due to strong employment gains made over the past two years. However, the province has faced a growing shortage of labour, and the employment performance varies significantly by industry and region across BC.