Active Businesses*

3,979

+3.1% YOY

January 2022 | Statistics Canada

Net monthly business openings/closures*†

3 net openings

January 2022 | Statistics Canada

GDP*

$32.3 billion

+8.3% YOY

2021 | Conference Board of Canada

International Export value*

$538.4 million

+53% YOY

2020 | Statistics Canada

Top industries by employment

Wholesale and retail trade

16.3%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Health care and social assistance

15.4%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Manufacturing

7.8%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Top occupations by employment

Sales and service
occupations

28.8%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Business, finance and
administration occupations

16.2%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Trades, transport and equipment operators
and related occupations

13.8%

2016 | Statistics Canada

  • The number of active businesses in Greater Moncton declined in 2020 but recovered in 2021.

  • International export value from the Greater Moncton CMA increased by 50% from 2019 to 2020.

  • The increase in overall exports was driven by an increase in manufacturing exports.

  • The number of exporting establishments increased from 130 to 139.

  • 18,500 Southeast New Brunswick residents are employed in healthcare and social assistance.

*Greater Moncton CMA
† Experimental data – interpret with caution.
Net business openings indicates business openings minus business closures. Business closures indicates the number of businesses that previously had a positive number of employees and now have zero employees. Closures are not necessarily permanent.