Hon. Fred Mifflin (Minister of Veterans Affairs and Secretary of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency), Lib.)
The following table outlines the number of direct and indirect jobs that ACOA, along with its provincial and private sector partners, has helped to create and maintain during the fiscal years 1995, 1996 and 1997 as reported in the agency's five year report to parliament, 1993-1998, as well as for fiscal 1998.
Year—1995-96—1996-97—1997-98—1998-99 Direct Jobs—7,000—7,500—10,000—9,700 Indirect Jobs—2,800—3,000—4,000—3,900 Total Jobs—9,800—10,500—14,000—13,600
Please note that total jobs figures represent the total number of jobs created and jobs maintained. All jobs are calculated in full time, long term equivalent.
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