National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 Version 1.0


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2110 - Physical science professionals

This minor group comprises physical science professionals, including physicists and astronomers, chemists, geoscientists and oceanographers, meteorologists and climatologists, and other professional occupations in physical sciences. They are employed by manufacturing, processing, telecommunications, natural resource, and consulting companies; power utilities; research, development and quality control laboratories; the media; and a wide variety of health, educational, governmental and industrial establishments; or they may be self-employed.

National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 Version 1.0 - Classification structure
Code Unit Group
21100Physicists and astronomers Physicists and astronomers
21101Chemists Chemists
21102Geoscientists and oceanographers Geoscientists and oceanographers
21103Meteorologists and climatologists Meteorologists and climatologists
21109Other professional occupations in physical sciences Other professional occupations in physical sciences
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