Also available in print: HF1044 .C3 N67.
See also: Statistics Canada - Industry Classifications for NAICS, SIC and systems used by other countries - http://www.statcan.gc.ca/concepts/industry-industrie-eng.htm
To view tutorial: NAICS Classification System - http://libguides.ucalgary.ca/loader.php?type=d&id=478331
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