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

Labour force characteristics by territory, three-month moving average, seasonally adjusted
  January
2020
February
2020
Standard error1 January to February 2020 February 2019 to February 2020 January to February 2020 February 2019 to February 2020
  thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates) change in thousands (except rates)change in thousands (except rates) % change% change
Yukon              
Population 29.9 29.9 ... 0.0 0.3 0.0 1.0
Labour force 22.2 22.0 0.2 -0.2 -0.2 -0.9 -0.9
Employment 21.2 21.1 0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.5 -0.9
Unemployment 1.1 0.9 0.1 -0.2 0.0 -18.2 0.0
Participation rate 74.2 73.6 0.6 -0.6 -1.4 ... ...
Unemployment rate 5.0 4.1 0.5 -0.9 0.0 ... ...
Employment rate 70.9 70.6 0.7 -0.3 -1.4 ... ...
Northwest Territories              
Population 32.3 32.3 ... 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.3
Labour force 22.6 22.8 0.2 0.2 -0.4 0.9 -1.7
Employment 20.7 20.8 0.2 0.1 -0.5 0.5 -2.3
Unemployment 1.9 2.0 0.2 0.1 0.1 5.3 5.3
Participation rate 70.0 70.6 0.7 0.6 -1.0 ... ...
Unemployment rate 8.4 8.8 0.7 0.4 0.6 ... ...
Employment rate 64.1 64.4 0.7 0.3 -1.3 ... ...
Nunavut              
Population 26.3 26.4 ... 0.1 0.7 0.4 2.7
Labour force 15.9 16.0 0.2 0.1 -0.4 0.6 -2.4
Employment 13.8 13.9 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.7 1.5
Unemployment 2.1 2.1 0.1 0.0 -0.6 0.0 -22.2
Participation rate 60.3 60.8 0.7 0.5 -3.0 ... ...
Unemployment rate 13.0 13.1 0.8 0.1 -3.2 ... ...
Employment rate 52.5 52.8 0.6 0.3 -0.6 ... ...
...
not applicable
Source(s):
Table 14-10-0292-02 (formerly CANSIM table 282-0100).
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