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Canadian Unemployment at 5.1%

December 2 2022 - Statistics Canada reported that employment rose by 10,000 jobs in November and the unemployment rate fell by 0.1% to 5.1%. Employment rose in Quebec (+28,000), but fell in 5 provinces, especially Alberta and British Columbia in October. Gains were almost entirely in full-time-work.

Self-employment and public sector jobs remained steady.

The unemployment rate had fallen to 4.9% in June and July - the lowest since records began in 1976. It had reached 13.7% at its worst in May 2020, compared with 5.6% in February 2020.

Seasonally adjusted, unemployment rates vary from 10.7% (Newfoundland and Labrador) to 3.8% (Quebec). (Quebec).

Rates for provinces were (previous month in brackets):

  • Newfoundland and Labrador 10.7% (10.3%)
  • Prince Edward Island 6.8% (5.4%)
  • Nova Scotia 6.0% (6.7%)
  • New Brunswick 7.3% (6.7%)
  • Quebec 3.8% (4.1%)
  • Ontario 5.5% (5.9%)
  • Manitoba 4.4% (4.6%)
  • Saskatchewan 4.2% (4.6%)
  • Alberta 5.8% (5.2%)
  • British Columbia 4.4% (4.2%)




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