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Unemployment rate by province and territory, May 2024

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The title of the map is "Unemployment rate by province and territory, May 2024"

This is a map of Canada by province and territory showing the unemployment rate in May 2024 and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024.

The unemployment rate in Canada was 6.2% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.1*.

The unemployment rate in Newfoundland and Labrador was 9.9% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.8*.

The unemployment rate in Prince Edward Island was 7.1% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.3.

The unemployment rate in Nova Scotia was 6.4% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.3.

The unemployment rate in New Brunswick was 7.5% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.5*.

The unemployment rate in Quebec was 5.1% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was 0.0.

The unemployment rate in Ontario was 6.7% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was -0.1.

The unemployment rate in Manitoba was 4.9% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was -0.2.

The unemployment rate in Saskatchewan was 5.6% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was -0.1.

The unemployment rate in Alberta was 7.2% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.2.

The unemployment rate in British Columbia was 5.6% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.6*.

The unemployment rate in Yukon was 3.5% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.4.

The unemployment rate in Northwest Territories was 6.1% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was +0.6*.

The unemployment rate in Nunavut was 8.4% in May 2024, and the percentage point change from April 2024 to May 2024 was -0.1.

Note(s): Statistically significant changes denoted with * symbol. Data are seasonally adjusted. Data for the territories are three-month moving averages.

Source(s): Labour Force Survey (3701), tables 14-10-0287-02 and 14-10-0292-02.

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