Table 4-4
Selected labour force characteristics (seasonally adjusted) — New Brunswick

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New Brunswick


Table summary
This table displays the results of new brunswick november 2012, december 2012, s.e. , change from, percent change from and last month, calculated using last month, last december, twelve months ago and                                                   in thousands (except rates) units of measure (appearing as column headers).

  November 2012 December 2012 S.E.  Note 1 Change from Percent change from
last month last December twelve months ago last month last December twelve months ago
                                                    in thousands (except rates)      
Both sexes, 15 years
and over
 
Population 620.2 620.0 Note ...: not applicable -0.2 -0.2 -0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Labour force 393.4 389.8 2.3 -3.6 -1.3 -1.3 -0.9 -0.3 -0.3
Employment 349.4 347.8 2.4 -1.6 -6.7 -6.7 -0.5 -1.9 -1.9
Employment full-time 294.1 293.5 2.8 -0.6 -4.4 -4.4 -0.2 -1.5 -1.5
Unemployment 44.0 42.0 2.1 -2.0 5.4 5.4 -4.5 14.8 14.8
Participation rate 63.4 62.9 0.4 -0.5 -0.2 -0.2 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Unemployment rate 11.2 10.8 0.5 -0.4 1.4 1.4 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Employment rate 56.3 56.1 0.4 -0.2 -1.1 -1.1 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Part-time rate 15.8 15.6 0.6 -0.2 -0.3 -0.3 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Both sexes, 15 to 24 years  
Population 89.7 89.5 Note ...: not applicable -0.2 -1.4 -1.4 -0.2 -1.5 -1.5
Labour force 57.0 55.2 1.4 -1.8 -4.4 -4.4 -3.2 -7.4 -7.4
Employment 45.2 45.2 1.3 0.0 -3.2 -3.2 0.0 -6.6 -6.6
Unemployment 11.8 10.0 1.2 -1.8 -1.2 -1.2 -15.3 -10.7 -10.7
Participation rate 63.5 61.7 1.5 -1.8 -3.9 -3.9 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Unemployment rate 20.7 18.1 1.9 -2.6 -0.7 -0.7 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Employment rate 50.4 50.5 1.4 0.1 -2.7 -2.7 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Part-time rate 38.9 36.5 2.6 -2.4 -6.9 -6.9 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Men, 25 years and
over
 
Population 254.5 254.4 Note ...: not applicable -0.1 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.2 0.2
Labour force 172.6 171.5 1.3 -1.1 1.1 1.1 -0.6 0.6 0.6
Employment 154.2 152.5 1.4 -1.7 -2.6 -2.6 -1.1 -1.7 -1.7
Unemployment 18.4 19.0 1.3 0.6 3.7 3.7 3.3 24.2 24.2
Participation rate 67.8 67.4 0.5 -0.4 0.3 0.3 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Unemployment rate 10.7 11.1 0.7 0.4 2.1 2.1 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Employment rate 60.6 59.9 0.5 -0.7 -1.2 -1.2 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Part-time rate 7.2 6.6 0.7 -0.6 0.8 0.8 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Women, 25 years
and over
 
Population 276.0 276.1 Note ...: not applicable 0.1 0.7 0.7 0.0 0.3 0.3
Labour force 163.9 163.0 1.2 -0.9 1.9 1.9 -0.5 1.2 1.2
Employment 150.0 150.1 1.2 0.1 -0.9 -0.9 0.1 -0.6 -0.6
Unemployment 13.9 13.0 1.1 -0.9 3.0 3.0 -6.5 30.0 30.0
Participation rate 59.4 59.0 0.4 -0.4 0.5 0.5 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Unemployment rate 8.5 8.0 0.7 -0.5 1.8 1.8 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Employment rate 54.3 54.4 0.4 0.1 -0.4 -0.4 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Part-time rate 17.7 18.5 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.8 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Industry 349.4 347.8 2.4 -1.6 -6.7 -6.7 -0.5 -1.9 -1.9
Goods-producing sector 72.2 72.9 1.9 0.7 -4.0 -4.0 1.0 -5.2 -5.2
Agriculture 4.4 5.0 0.5 0.6 1.2 1.2 13.6 31.6 31.6
Forestry, fishing, mining, quarrying,
oil and gas extraction  Note 2
13.2 12.8 0.8 -0.4 2.7 2.7 -3.0 26.7 26.7
Utilities 4.3 3.8 0.5 -0.5 -0.8 -0.8 -11.6 -17.4 -17.4
Construction 22.5 23.1 1.2 0.6 -5.0 -5.0 2.7 -17.8 -17.8
Manufacturing 27.8 28.3 1.2 0.5 -2.1 -2.1 1.8 -6.9 -6.9
Services-producing sector 277.2 274.9 2.4 -2.3 -2.7 -2.7 -0.8 -1.0 -1.0
Trade 56.6 56.0 1.6 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1
Transportation and warehousing 16.8 16.4 0.8 -0.4 0.6 0.6 -2.4 3.8 3.8
Finance, insurance, real estate
and leasing
17.0 17.1 0.8 0.1 0.7 0.7 0.6 4.3 4.3
Professional, scientific and
technical services
15.8 14.6 0.9 -1.2 -1.0 -1.0 -7.6 -6.4 -6.4
Business, building and other
support services
16.9 17.5 1.0 0.6 1.4 1.4 3.6 8.7 8.7
Educational services 26.8 26.8 1.1 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.0 1.5 1.5
Health care and social assistance 55.7 54.9 1.3 -0.8 3.3 3.3 -1.4 6.4 6.4
Information, culture and recreation 13.5 13.0 0.9 -0.5 0.2 0.2 -3.7 1.6 1.6
Accommodation and food services 22.1 21.9 1.1 -0.2 -1.9 -1.9 -0.9 -8.0 -8.0
Other services 13.8 14.9 0.8 1.1 0.0 0.0 8.0 0.0 0.0
Public administration 22.2 21.9 1.0 -0.3 -5.7 -5.7 -1.4 -20.7 -20.7
1.
Average standard error of change in two consecutive months (see "Sampling Errors" in Data Quality for further explanations).
2.
Also referred to as Natural resources.
Note(s):
Related CANSIM Tables 282-0087, 282-0088.