How many government employees are there in Ontario?
1,190,503 in 2011
There were 1190503 government employees in Ontario in 2011. They worked in the Federal general government, in the Provincial general government, in local general government. Keep in mind that the total wages were of approximately 65,651,646 thousand dollars. It is important to know that the executive powers in the province lie with the Premier of Ontario and the cabinet. Needless to say, the legislative powers in the province lie with the Legislative Assembly of Ontario. Moreover, the Premier and the cabinet are also members of the legislature.