North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2012


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517 - Telecommunications

This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing telecommunications and/or video entertainment services over their own networks, or over networks operated by others. The establishments of this subsector are grouped into industries on the basis of the nature of services provided (fixed or mobile), the type of network used to deliver those services (wireline or wireless), and the business model they employ (facilities-based or resale).

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2012 - Classification structure
Code Industry group
5171Wired telecommunications carriers Wired telecommunications carriers
5172Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) Wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite)
5174Satellite telecommunications Satellite telecommunications
5179Other telecommunications Other telecommunications
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