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Table 3 Employment status by region of primary employment

From: Nurses who work in rural and remote communities in Canada: a national survey

Nursing employment status Atlantic
n (%)
QC
n (%)
ON
n (%)
MB/SK
n (%)
AB/BC
n (%)
Territories
n (%)
Total
N (%)
FT permanent 625 (65.6) 162 (52.1) 257 (61.5) 391 (46.8) 255 (39.2) 337 (54.9) 2 027 (53.6)
PT permanent 203 (21.3) 135 (43.4) 130 (31.1) 317 (38.0) 282 (43.3) 92 (15.0) 1 159 (30.6)
Job share 5 (0.5) 14 (1.7) 17 (2.8) 43 (1.1)
Casual 129 (13.5) 10 (3.2) 43 (10.3) 154 (18.4) 135 (20.7) 127 (20.7) 598 (15.8)
Contract/term 23 (2.4) 5 (1.6) 8 (1.9) 25 (3.0) 22 (3.4) 89 (14.5) 172 (4.5)
Total sample 953 311 418 835 651 614 3 782