Table 2 
Initial and renewal claims received, by province and territory – Seasonally adjusted 

Initial and renewal claims received, by province and territory – Seasonally adjusted
  January
2023
December
2023p
January
2024p
December 2023 to January 2024 January 2023 to January 2024 December 2023 to January 2024 January 2023 to January 2024
  numbernumbernumber changechange % change% change
Canada 256,120 258,770 269,850 11,080 13,730 4.3 5.4
Newfoundland and Labrador 8,430 8,550 8,510 -40 80 -0.5 0.9
Prince Edward Island 2,780 2,580 2,610 30 -170 1.2 -6.1
Nova Scotia 9,780 9,170 9,230 60 -550 0.7 -5.6
New Brunswick 11,770 9,600 12,070 2,470 300 25.7 2.5
Quebec 78,680 67,380 70,750 3,370 -7,930 5.0 -10.1
Ontario 78,910 87,900 91,240 3,340 12,330 3.8 15.6
Manitoba 9,450 8,770 9,140 370 -310 4.2 -3.3
Saskatchewan 6,360 6,860 7,570 710 1,210 10.3 19.0
Alberta 22,550 27,320 27,860 540 5,310 2.0 23.5
British Columbia 26,540 29,770 29,990 220 3,450 0.7 13.0
Yukon 320 280 310 30 -10 10.7 -3.1
Northwest Territories 260 270 240 -30 -20 -11.1 -7.7
Nunavut 200 170 180 10 -20 5.9 -10.0
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preliminary
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