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Quinte West / Belleville / Prince Edward County

Quinte is located on the western end of the Bay of Quinte on Lake Ontario and shares jurisdiction with Quinte West, Belleville and Prince Edward County. ‘The Bay’ as it is locally known, provides some of the best trophy walleye angling in
North America as well as most sport fish common to the Great Lakes. Quinte offers tourists of all ages fishing access to sport fishing, golf, provincial parks and wineries. Besides tourism, Quinte’s economy is supported by national and international food processing manufacturers, plastics & packaging, transportation, logistics, and advanced manufacturing sectors. 

Destination Dynamics: Real-time Local Tourism Revenue & Labour Forecasting for Quinte West / Belleville / Prince Edward County

  • Quinte West saw a total tourism job demand of 25 in 2021 – an improvement from the previous year when it was down to 17
  • In demand occupations for 2020-2021 included program leaders/instructors in sports and recreation, light duty cleaners, janitors, caretaking building superintendents and food and beverage servers
  • Teaching and training, first aid and data analysis formed some of the top in-demand specialised skills in 2021
  • Leadership, teamwork, communication and customer service formed some of the top in-demand general/soft skills

 

  • Tourism and hospitality revenues dropped by 30.5% when the pandemic hit in 2019-2020. Recovery remained slow through 2020-2021
  • Accommodation sector revenue dropped by 34.1% when the pandemic hit. Recovery remained slow in 2020-2021
  • Revenue from food services dropped by 31% in 2019-2020 with a 13.4% recovery in 2020-2021
  • Belleville is expected to lose 3220 tourism and hospitality jobs over 2020 – 2025

Ontario Tourism Education Corporation. (2022). Destination Dynamics: Real-time local Tourism Revenue & Labour Forecasting model [data v1. 2022].

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