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
2019
September
2019
Standard error1 August to September 2019 September 2018 to September 2019 August to September 2019 September 2018 to September 2019
  thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates) change in thousands (except rates)change in thousands (except rates) % change% change
Yukon              
Population 29.7 29.8 ... 0.1 0.3 0.3 1.0
Labour force 22.6 22.6 0.2 0.0 0.8 0.0 3.7
Employment 22.0 22.1 0.2 0.1 1.0 0.5 4.7
Unemployment 0.6 0.6 0.1 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -14.3
Participation rate 76.1 75.8 0.7 -0.3 1.9 ... ...
Unemployment rate 2.7 2.7 0.5 0.0 -0.5 ... ...
Employment rate 74.1 74.2 0.8 0.1 2.7 ... ...
Northwest Territories              
Population 32.3 32.3 ... 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.3
Labour force 24.0 24.0 0.2 0.0 0.6 0.0 2.6
Employment 22.2 22.0 0.2 -0.2 -0.3 -0.9 -1.3
Unemployment 1.8 2.0 0.2 0.2 0.9 11.1 81.8
Participation rate 74.3 74.3 0.7 0.0 2.1 ... ...
Unemployment rate 7.5 8.3 0.7 0.8 3.6 ... ...
Employment rate 68.7 68.1 0.7 -0.6 -0.7 ... ...
Nunavut              
Population 26.2 26.3 ... 0.1 1.0 0.4 4.0
Labour force 16.7 16.4 0.2 -0.3 0.3 -1.8 1.9
Employment 14.2 14.1 0.2 -0.1 0.3 -0.7 2.2
Unemployment 2.4 2.2 0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -8.3 -4.3
Participation rate 63.6 62.3 0.7 -1.3 -1.3 ... ...
Unemployment rate 14.6 13.7 0.8 -0.9 -0.8 ... ...
Employment rate 54.3 53.7 0.6 -0.6 -0.6 ... ...
...
not applicable
Source(s):
Table 14-10-0292-02 (formerly CANSIM table 282-0100).
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