Table 10 
Labour force characteristics by territory, three-month moving average, seasonally adjusted 

Labour force characteristics by territory, three-month moving average, seasonally adjusted
  August
2018
September
2018
Standard error1 August to September 2018 September 2017 to September 2018 August to September 2018 September 2017 to September 2018
  thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates) change in thousands (except rates)change in thousands (except rates) % change% change
Yukon              
Population 29.5 29.5 ... 0.0 0.7 0.0 2.4
Labour force 22.1 21.8 0.2 -0.3 0.3 -1.4 1.4
Employment 21.5 21.1 0.2 -0.4 0.3 -1.9 1.4
Unemployment 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.0 16.7 0.0
Participation rate 74.9 73.9 0.7 -1.0 -0.8 ... ...
Unemployment rate 2.7 3.2 0.4 0.5 -0.1 ... ...
Employment rate 72.9 71.5 0.8 -1.4 -0.7 ... ...
Northwest Territories              
Population 32.5 32.4 ... -0.1 0.1 -0.3 0.3
Labour force 23.5 23.4 0.2 -0.1 0.2 -0.4 0.9
Employment 21.9 22.3 0.2 0.4 0.7 1.8 3.2
Unemployment 1.6 1.1 0.2 -0.5 -0.5 -31.3 -31.3
Participation rate 72.3 72.2 0.8 -0.1 0.4 ... ...
Unemployment rate 6.8 4.7 0.7 -2.1 -2.2 ... ...
Employment rate 67.4 68.8 0.7 1.4 1.9 ... ...
Nunavut              
Population 25.1 25.3 ... 0.2 0.9 0.8 3.7
Labour force 15.9 16.1 0.2 0.2 0.4 1.3 2.5
Employment 13.5 13.8 0.2 0.3 0.4 2.2 3.0
Unemployment 2.3 2.3 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Participation rate 63.1 63.6 0.8 0.5 -0.8 ... ...
Unemployment rate 14.8 14.5 0.9 -0.3 -0.4 ... ...
Employment rate 53.8 54.3 0.8 0.5 -0.5 ... ...
...
not applicable
Source(s):
Table 14-10-0292-02 (formerly CANSIM table 282-0100).
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