Employment, health care and social assistance, by province and territory

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Employment, health care and social assistance, by province and territory
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
  Employees1 (thousands)
Canada 1,717.2 1,746.3 1,779.6 1,817.0 1,876.5
Newfoundland and Labrador 31.7 31.6 31.4 31.1 31.0
Prince Edward Island 9.1 8.7 8.8 9.1 9.4
Nova Scotia 58.6 59.2 61.6 62.8 62.8
New Brunswick 41.5 42.4 42.5 42.7 45.2
Quebec 410.2 417.2 422.6 425.2 430.8
Ontario 628.8 634.3 644.4 663.3 692.6
Manitoba 81.6 83.9 84.3 87.1 90.3
Saskatchewan 59.3 60.1 62.3 64.0 65.7
Alberta 167.7 172.6 178.4 184.3 193.4
British Columbia 225.1 232.9 239.9 243.8 251.6
Yukon 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3
Northwest Territories 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4
Nunavut 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1

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