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

Labour force characteristics by territory, three-month moving average, seasonally adjusted
  April
2021
May
2021
Standard error1 April to May 2021 May 2020 to May 2021 April to May 2021 May 2020 to May 2021
  thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates)thousands (except rates) change in thousands (except rates)change in thousands (except rates) % change% change
Yukon              
Population 32.5 32.5 ... 0.0 0.4 0.0 1.2
Labour force 23.8 23.7 0.3 -0.1 1.3 -0.4 5.8
Employment 22.4 22.1 0.2 -0.3 0.6 -1.3 2.8
Unemployment 1.4 1.6 0.1 0.2 0.6 14.3 60.0
Participation rate 73.2 72.9 0.8 -0.3 3.1 ... ...
Unemployment rate 5.9 6.8 0.6 0.9 2.3 ... ...
Employment rate 68.9 68.0 0.8 -0.9 1.0 ... ...
Northwest Territories              
Population 34.0 34.0 ... 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.3
Labour force 25.0 24.9 0.3 -0.1 1.2 -0.4 5.1
Employment 23.4 23.9 0.3 0.5 2.2 2.1 10.1
Unemployment 1.6 1.1 0.2 -0.5 -0.8 -31.3 -42.1
Participation rate 73.5 73.2 0.9 -0.3 3.3 ... ...
Unemployment rate 6.4 4.4 0.8 -2.0 -3.6 ... ...
Employment rate 68.8 70.3 0.9 1.5 6.3 ... ...
Nunavut              
Population 25.0 25.0 ... 0.0 0.5 0.0 2.0
Labour force 12.9 12.6 0.2 -0.3 -0.7 -2.3 -5.3
Employment 12.1 11.9 0.2 -0.2 0.9 -1.7 8.2
Unemployment 0.8 0.7 0.2 -0.1 -1.5 -12.5 -68.2
Participation rate 51.5 50.4 0.9 -1.1 -3.7 ... ...
Unemployment rate 6.2 5.4 1.2 -0.8 -11.4 ... ...
Employment rate 48.3 47.7 0.9 -0.6 2.7 ... ...
...
not applicable
Source(s):
Table 14-10-0292-02 (formerly CANSIM table 282-0100).
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