Temp jobs accounted for 12.5 per cent of employment in 2009: StatsCan

Contract workers increased from 2005 to 2009 while seasonal and casual workers decreased
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 02/01/2011

In 2009, 1.8 million Canadians worked in some type of temporary job, accounting for 12.5 per cent of paid employment, according to Statistics Canada.