Table 12 
Regional unemployment rates used by the Employment Insurance program,1, 9 three-month moving average, seasonally adjusted 

Regional unemployment rates used by the Employment Insurance program,, three-month moving average, seasonally adjusted
  December 5, 2021 to January 8, 2022
  %
Newfoundland and Labrador  
St. John's 7.1
Newfoundland and Labrador2 18.0
Prince Edward Island3  
Charlottetown 6.6
Prince Edward Island4 12.5
Nova Scotia  
Eastern Nova Scotia 14.3
Western Nova Scotia 8.9
Halifax 6.4
New Brunswick  
Fredericton–Moncton–Saint John 7.3
Madawaska–Charlotte 7.5
Restigouche–Albert 13.8
Quebec  
Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine 13.7
Québec 3.0
Trois-Rivières 4.6
South Central Quebec 3.0
Sherbrooke 3.8
Montérégie 4.6
Montréal 6.1
Central Quebec 5.2
North Western Quebec 7.2
Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore 6.4
Hull 3.7
Chicoutimi–Jonquière 4.0
Ontario  
Ottawa 5.0
Eastern Ontario 7.1
Kingston 6.9
Central Ontario 6.6
Oshawa 6.5
Toronto 7.9
Hamilton 5.7
St. Catharines 8.0
London 6.9
Niagara 7.3
Windsor 8.5
Kitchener 5.9
Huron 7.8
South Central Ontario 5.0
Sudbury 6.2
Thunder Bay 6.9
Northern Ontario 8.3
Manitoba  
Winnipeg 5.9
Southern Manitoba 6.3
Northern Manitoba 30.0
Saskatchewan  
Regina 6.0
Saskatoon 6.6
Southern Saskatchewan 7.9
Northern Saskatchewan 16.3
Alberta  
Calgary 8.2
Edmonton 7.8
Northern Alberta 13.0
Southern Alberta 8.6
British Columbia  
Southern Interior British Columbia 5.5
Abbotsford 7.9
Vancouver 6.2
Victoria 4.7
Southern Coastal British Columbia 6.2
Northern British Columbia 8.3
Territories3,5  
Whitehorse 5.4
Yukon6 6.9
Yellowknife 4.4
Northwest Territories7 5.3
Iqaluit 6.9
Nunavut8 17.0
Note(s):
All regions are based on the 1996 Census boundaries, with the exception of those in Prince Edward Island and in the territories, which respect the 2011 Census boundaries.
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