Labour force characteristics, seasonally adjusted, by province (monthly) (Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick)

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Labour force characteristics, seasonally adjusted, by province (monthly)
(Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick)
  June 2014 July 2014 June 2014 to July 2014 July 2013 to July 2014 June 2014 to July 2014 July 2013 to July 2014
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,036.8 29,069.6 32.8 374.2 0.1 1.3
Labour force 19,190.2 19,214.9 24.7 139.3 0.1 0.7
Employment 17,820.7 17,862.4 41.7 156.8 0.2 0.9
Unemployment 1,369.5 1,352.5 -17.0 -17.5 -1.2 -1.3
Participation rate (%) 66.1 66.1 0.0 -0.4
Unemployment rate (%) 7.1 7.0 -0.1 -0.2
Employment rate (%) 61.4 61.4 0.0 -0.3
N.L.
Population 427.5 427.3 -0.2 -2.3 0.0 -0.5
Labour force 253.1 258.1 5.0 -2.1 2.0 -0.8
Employment 221.5 226.2 4.7 -5.0 2.1 -2.2
Unemployment 31.6 32.0 0.4 3.0 1.3 10.3
Participation rate (%) 59.2 60.4 1.2 -0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 12.5 12.4 -0.1 1.3
Employment rate (%) 51.8 52.9 1.1 -0.9
P.E.I.
Population 121.6 121.7 0.1 0.8 0.1 0.7
Labour force 82.3 82.0 -0.3 -1.7 -0.4 -2.0
Employment 74.2 74.3 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.7
Unemployment 8.1 7.7 -0.4 -2.3 -4.9 -23.0
Participation rate (%) 67.7 67.4 -0.3 -1.8
Unemployment rate (%) 9.8 9.4 -0.4 -2.5
Employment rate (%) 61.0 61.1 0.1 0.1
N.S.
Population 780.4 780.5 0.1 -0.9 0.0 -0.1
Labour force 489.4 489.2 -0.2 -8.2 0.0 -1.6
Employment 447.0 443.1 -3.9 -10.1 -0.9 -2.2
Unemployment 42.4 46.0 3.6 1.8 8.5 4.1
Participation rate (%) 62.7 62.7 0.0 -1.0
Unemployment rate (%) 8.7 9.4 0.7 0.5
Employment rate (%) 57.3 56.8 -0.5 -1.2
N.B.
Population 619.9 620.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0
Labour force 390.4 388.2 -2.2 -1.7 -0.6 -0.4
Employment 352.8 349.4 -3.4 -1.4 -1.0 -0.4
Unemployment 37.6 38.9 1.3 -0.3 3.5 -0.8
Participation rate (%) 63.0 62.6 -0.4 -0.3
Unemployment rate (%) 9.6 10.0 0.4 -0.1
Employment rate (%) 56.9 56.4 -0.5 -0.2

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