Employment insurance beneficiaries receiving regular benefits by age, sex and province and territory (monthly) (Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut)

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Employment insurance beneficiaries receiving regular benefits by age, sex and province and territory (monthly)
(Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut)
  December 2011 December 2012p December 2011 to December 2012 December 2011 to December 2012
  number change in number % change
Canada        
Both sexes 556,890 517,140 -39,750 -7.1
Under 25 years 56,020 50,150 -5,870 -10.5
25 to 54 years 376,380 345,880 -30,500 -8.1
55 years and over 124,500 121,110 -3,390 -2.7
Men 342,280 317,170 -25,110 -7.3
Under 25 years 40,450 36,430 -4,020 -9.9
25 to 54 years 224,090 205,330 -18,760 -8.4
55 years and over 77,740 75,410 -2,330 -3.0
Women 214,610 199,970 -14,640 -6.8
Under 25 years 15,560 13,720 -1,840 -11.8
25 to 54 years 152,290 140,550 -11,740 -7.7
55 years and over 46,760 45,700 -1,060 -2.3
Alta.        
Both sexes 29,710 26,630 -3,080 -10.4
Under 25 years 2,740 2,400 -340 -12.4
25 to 54 years 20,720 18,670 -2,050 -9.9
55 years and over 6,250 5,570 -680 -10.9
Men 17,950 16,170 -1,780 -9.9
Under 25 years 1,810 1,640 -170 -9.4
25 to 54 years 12,040 10,910 -1,130 -9.4
55 years and over 4,100 3,620 -480 -11.7
Women 11,750 10,470 -1,280 -10.9
Under 25 years 920 760 -160 -17.4
25 to 54 years 8,690 7,750 -940 -10.8
55 years and over 2,140 1,960 -180 -8.4
B.C.        
Both sexes 63,970 57,170 -6,800 -10.6
Under 25 years 6,290 5,190 -1,100 -17.5
25 to 54 years 43,100 38,320 -4,780 -11.1
55 years and over 14,580 13,660 -920 -6.3
Men 36,710 32,500 -4,210 -11.5
Under 25 years 4,280 3,570 -710 -16.6
25 to 54 years 24,170 21,310 -2,860 -11.8
55 years and over 8,260 7,630 -630 -7.6
Women 27,260 24,670 -2,590 -9.5
Under 25 years 2,010 1,620 -390 -19.4
25 to 54 years 18,930 17,010 -1,920 -10.1
55 years and over 6,320 6,030 -290 -4.6
Y.T.        
Both sexes 1,190 1,190 0 0.0
Under 25 years 100 120 20 20.0
25 to 54 years 800 790 -10 -1.3
55 years and over 290 290 0 0.0
Men 750 750 0 0.0
Under 25 years 70 90 20 28.6
25 to 54 years 490 490 0 0.0
55 years and over 190 170 -20 -10.5
Women 440 440 0 0.0
Under 25 years 30 30 0 0.0
25 to 54 years 300 290 -10 -3.3
55 years and over 100 120 20 20.0
N.W.T.        
Both sexes 970 940 -30 -3.1
Under 25 years 90 90 0 0.0
25 to 54 years 730 700 -30 -4.1
55 years and over 140 150 10 7.1
Men 640 640 0 0.0
Under 25 years 60 60 0 0.0
25 to 54 years 480 480 0 0.0
55 years and over 100 110 10 10.0
Women 320 300 -20 -6.3
Under 25 years 30 40 10 33.3
25 to 54 years 250 230 -20 -8.0
55 years and over 40 40 0 0.0
Nvt.        
Both sexes 480 560 80 16.7
Under 25 years 50 60 10 20.0
25 to 54 years 390 440 50 12.8
55 years and over 40 60 20 50.0
Men 340 410 70 20.6
Under 25 years 30 40 10 33.3
25 to 54 years 280 330 50 17.9
55 years and over 30 40 10 33.3
Women 140 140 0 0.0
Under 25 years 20 20 0 0.0
25 to 54 years 110 110 0 0.0
55 years and over 10 20 10 100.0

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