There are 22,000 people working in Parks and Gardens Operations. This category includes those working in nature reserves and conservation parks.
There are 18,700 environmental scientists in employment, and this number is expected to rise slightly to 19,300 by 2020. Women make up 41% of the workforce, and 84% of work is full time. The most common level of education attainment is Bachelor degree.
Source: Skills Impact 2017 IRC Skills Forecast and Work Schedule.