Table 8 
Labour force characteristics by Montréal, Toronto and Vancouver census metropolitan areas, monthly, seasonally adjusted 

Labour force characteristics by Montréal, Toronto and Vancouver census metropolitan areas, monthly, seasonally adjusted
  September
2019
October
2019
Standard error1 September to October 2019 October 2018 to October 2019 September to October 2019 October 2018 to October 2019
  thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates) change in thousands (except rates)change in thousands (except rates) % change% change
Montréal, Quebec              
Population 3,523.3 3,527.5 ... 4.2 51.5 0.1 1.5
Labour force 2,358.5 2,346.0 17.5 -12.5 26.3 -0.5 1.1
Employment 2,230.0 2,208.8 17.4 -21.2 20.3 -1.0 0.9
Unemployment 128.5 137.2 11.4 8.7 5.9 6.8 4.5
Participation rate 66.9 66.5 0.5 -0.4 -0.2 ... ...
Unemployment rate 5.4 5.8 0.5 0.4 0.1 ... ...
Employment rate 63.3 62.6 0.5 -0.7 -0.4 ... ...
Toronto, Ontario              
Population 5,597.7 5,609.5 ... 11.8 145.3 0.2 2.7
Labour force 3,755.2 3,718.6 22.4 -36.6 129.4 -1.0 3.6
Employment 3,547.9 3,509.3 22.7 -38.6 143.4 -1.1 4.3
Unemployment 207.3 209.4 14.6 2.1 -14.0 1.0 -6.3
Participation rate 67.1 66.3 0.4 -0.8 0.6 ... ...
Unemployment rate 5.5 5.6 0.4 0.1 -0.6 ... ...
Employment rate 63.4 62.6 0.4 -0.8 1.0 ... ...
Vancouver, British Columbia               
Population 2,282.8 2,287.0 ... 4.2 46.8 0.2 2.1
Labour force 1,523.9 1,553.9 12.2 30.0 44.6 2.0 3.0
Employment 1,450.0 1,478.0 12.1 28.0 32.5 1.9 2.2
Unemployment 73.9 75.9 7.5 2.0 12.1 2.7 19.0
Participation rate 66.8 67.9 0.5 1.1 0.5 ... ...
Unemployment rate 4.8 4.9 0.5 0.1 0.7 ... ...
Employment rate 63.5 64.6 0.5 1.1 0.1 ... ...
...
not applicable
Note(s):
The sum of individual categories may not always add up to the total as a result of rounding.
Source(s):
Table 14-10-0295-02 (formerly CANSIM table 282-0136).
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