Labour force characteristics, population 15 years and older, by economic region, by province (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia)

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Labour force characteristics, population 15 years and older, by economic region, by province
(Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia)
  2017
  Population Labour force Employment Unemploy-
ment
Unemploy-
ment rate
Participation rate Employment rate
  thousands %
Man.
ER 4610 Southeast 92.9 64.5 61.6 2.9 4.5 69.4 66.3
ER 4620 and 4640 South Central and North Central 86.4 57.9 55.8 2.1 3.6 67.0 64.6
ER 4630 Southwest 89.3 58.3 55.2 3.1 5.3 65.3 61.8
ER 4650 Winnipeg 613.4 414.3 389.3 25.0 6.0 67.5 63.5
ER 4660 Interlake 76.0 48.5 46.7 1.9 3.9 63.8 61.4
ER 4670 and 4680 Parklands and North 55.2 37.4 35.5 1.9 5.1 67.8 64.3
Sask.              
ER 4710 Regina - Moose Mountain 269.3 193.1 183.2 9.8 5.1 71.7 68.0
ER 4720 Swift Current - Moose Jaw 81.6 53.1 51.0 2.0 3.8 65.1 62.5
ER 4730 Saskatoon - Biggar 305.3 213.4 197.5 15.9 7.5 69.9 64.7
ER 4740 Yorkton - Melville 61.0 40.6 38.6 2.1 5.2 66.6 63.3
ER 4750 and 4760 Prince Albert and Northern 159.5 105.4 97.2 8.2 7.8 66.1 60.9
Alta.              
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat 229.8 152.8 144.0 8.7 5.7 66.5 62.7
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller 160.1 107.8 99.3 8.6 8.0 67.3 62.0
ER 4830 Calgary 1,308.0 965.0 884.3 80.7 8.4 73.8 67.6
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River 275.6 195.4 182.7 12.6 6.4 70.9 66.3
ER 4850 Red Deer 173.2 122.5 114.0 8.5 6.9 70.7 65.8
ER 4860 Edmonton 1,164.5 848.0 779.3 68.8 8.1 72.8 66.9
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake 117.5 90.1 83.3 6.9 7.7 76.7 70.9
B.C.              
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast 669.0 407.0 386.6 20.4 5.0 60.8 57.8
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest 2,494.5 1,663.0 1,586.5 76.5 4.6 66.7 63.6
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan 441.8 279.6 259.7 19.8 7.1 63.3 58.8
ER 5940 Kootenay 122.9 77.6 71.9 5.7 7.3 63.1 58.5
ER 5950 Cariboo 128.0 87.5 81.1 6.5 7.4 68.4 63.4
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako 67.1 45.1 42.5 2.6 5.8 67.2 63.3
ER 5980 Northeast 56.5 41.0 38.5 2.4 5.9 72.6 68.1

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