Labour force characteristics by province, monthly, seasonally adjusted1 2 3

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Table: 14-10-0287-03 (formerly CANSIM  282-0087)

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This table displays the results of Labour force characteristics by province, monthly, seasonally adjusted.
The table type is Difference.
The information is grouped by Geography, Labour force characteristics (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Sex, Row 2 is Age group, Row 3 is Statistics, Row 4 is Data type, Row 5 is Reference period.
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Both sexes
15 years and over
Estimate
Seasonally adjusted
Geography4 Labour force characteristicsMay 2017April 2018May 2018May 2017 to May 2018April 2018 to May 2018April 2018 to May 2018May 2017 to May 2018
Canada (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 29,857.130,198.130,233.8376.735.70.11.3
Labour force (x 1,000)7 19,643.719,758.719,747.8104.1-10.9-0.10.5
Employment (x 1,000)8 18,358.018,603.718,596.2238.2-7.5-0.01.3
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 14,860.815,181.515,150.5289.7-31.0-0.21.9
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 3,497.33,422.23,445.8-51.523.60.7-1.5
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 1,285.71,155.01,151.6-134.1-3.4-0.3-10.4
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 6.55.85.8-0.70.0......
Participation rate 13 65.865.465.3-0.5-0.1......
Employment rate 14 61.561.661.50.0-0.1......
Newfoundland and Labrador (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 445.8444.2444.2-1.60.00.0-0.4
Labour force (x 1,000)7 263.4260.8261.2-2.20.40.2-0.8
Employment (x 1,000)8 224.2222.9223.4-0.80.50.2-0.4
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 192.3191.2186.3-6.0-4.9-2.6-3.1
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 31.931.837.15.25.316.716.3
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 39.137.937.8-1.3-0.1-0.3-3.3
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 14.814.514.5-0.30.0......
Participation rate 13 59.158.758.8-0.30.1......
Employment rate 14 50.350.250.30.00.1......
Prince Edward Island (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 123.7125.1125.31.60.20.21.3
Labour force (x 1,000)7 82.984.383.60.7-0.7-0.80.8
Employment (x 1,000)8 74.775.075.81.10.81.11.5
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 62.763.063.50.80.50.81.3
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 12.112.012.30.20.32.51.7
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 8.29.47.8-0.4-1.6-17.0-4.9
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 9.911.29.3-0.6-1.9......
Participation rate 13 67.067.466.7-0.3-0.7......
Employment rate 14 60.460.060.50.10.5......
Nova Scotia (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 791.6797.0797.55.90.50.10.7
Labour force (x 1,000)7 489.0490.5489.50.5-1.0-0.20.1
Employment (x 1,000)8 449.6457.7454.14.5-3.6-0.81.0
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 365.7376.2374.38.6-1.9-0.52.4
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 84.081.679.8-4.2-1.8-2.2-5.0
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 39.432.835.4-4.02.67.9-10.2
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 8.16.77.2-0.90.5......
Participation rate 13 61.861.561.4-0.4-0.1......
Employment rate 14 56.857.456.90.1-0.5......
New Brunswick (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 624.5627.0627.22.70.20.00.4
Labour force (x 1,000)7 383.8385.9385.21.4-0.7-0.20.4
Employment (x 1,000)8 352.5355.1356.94.41.80.51.2
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 303.6304.6307.43.82.80.91.3
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 48.950.549.50.6-1.0-2.01.2
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 31.330.828.3-3.0-2.5-8.1-9.6
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 8.28.07.3-0.9-0.7......
Participation rate 13 61.561.561.4-0.1-0.1......
Employment rate 14 56.456.656.90.50.3......
Quebec (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 6,925.56,970.96,976.551.05.60.10.7
Labour force (x 1,000)7 4,471.04,508.34,510.939.92.60.10.9
Employment (x 1,000)8 4,205.24,265.84,270.565.34.70.11.6
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 3,374.93,493.53,455.981.0-37.6-1.12.4
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 830.3772.4814.7-15.642.35.5-1.9
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 265.8242.5240.3-25.5-2.2-0.9-9.6
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 5.95.45.3-0.6-0.1......
Participation rate 13 64.664.764.70.10.0......
Employment rate 14 60.761.261.20.50.0......
Ontario (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 11,658.211,850.311,868.4210.218.10.21.8
Labour force (x 1,000)7 7,572.17,632.57,646.474.313.90.21.0
Employment (x 1,000)8 7,083.87,208.57,209.5125.71.00.01.8
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 5,755.75,893.25,914.1158.420.90.42.8
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 1,328.11,315.21,295.3-32.8-19.9-1.5-2.5
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 488.3424.1436.9-51.412.83.0-10.5
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 6.45.65.7-0.70.1......
Participation rate 13 65.064.464.4-0.60.0......
Employment rate 14 60.860.860.7-0.1-0.1......
Manitoba (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 1,012.01,022.71,023.711.71.00.11.2
Labour force (x 1,000)7 678.9689.5691.012.11.50.21.8
Employment (x 1,000)8 643.2647.2646.12.9-1.1-0.20.5
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 523.9517.0520.2-3.73.20.6-0.7
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 119.2130.3126.06.8-4.3-3.35.7
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 35.842.344.99.12.66.125.4
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 5.36.16.51.20.4......
Participation rate 13 67.167.467.50.40.1......
Employment rate 14 63.663.363.1-0.5-0.2......
Saskatchewan (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 876.4883.4884.27.80.80.10.9
Labour force (x 1,000)7 608.3603.9604.5-3.80.60.1-0.6
Employment (x 1,000)8 569.3565.8563.7-5.6-2.1-0.4-1.0
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 467.2463.1461.6-5.6-1.5-0.3-1.2
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 102.1102.8102.0-0.1-0.8-0.8-0.1
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 39.038.040.91.92.97.64.9
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 6.46.36.80.40.5......
Participation rate 13 69.468.468.4-1.00.0......
Employment rate 14 65.064.063.8-1.2-0.2......
Alberta (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 3,425.53,459.13,463.437.94.30.11.1
Labour force (x 1,000)7 2,482.52,489.22,481.1-1.4-8.1-0.3-0.1
Employment (x 1,000)8 2,288.92,323.32,326.237.32.90.11.6
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 1,880.91,915.71,918.938.03.20.22.0
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 408.1407.6407.4-0.7-0.2-0.0-0.2
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 193.5165.9154.9-38.6-11.0-6.6-19.9
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 7.86.76.2-1.6-0.5......
Participation rate 13 72.572.071.6-0.9-0.4......
Employment rate 14 66.867.267.20.40.0......
British Columbia (map)PersonsPercentage change
Population (x 1,000)5 6 3,973.94,018.44,023.649.75.20.11.3
Labour force (x 1,000)7 2,612.02,613.62,594.4-17.6-19.2-0.7-0.7
Employment (x 1,000)8 2,466.52,482.42,470.03.5-12.4-0.50.1
Full-time employment (x 1,000)9 1,934.01,964.31,948.314.3-16.0-0.80.7
Part-time employment (x 1,000)10 532.5518.1521.7-10.83.60.7-2.0
Unemployment (x 1,000)11 145.4131.3124.4-21.0-6.9-5.3-14.4
PercentagePercentage change
Unemployment rate 12 5.65.04.8-0.8-0.2......
Participation rate 13 65.765.064.5-1.2-0.5......
Employment rate 14 62.161.861.4-0.7-0.4......

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How to cite:   Statistics Canada.  Table  14-10-0287-03   Labour force characteristics by province, monthly, seasonally adjusted

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