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 2015 July 2015 June 2015 to July 2015 July 2014 to July 2015 June 2015 to July 2015 July 2014 to July 2015
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,266.5 29,296.1 29.6 291.8 0.1 1.0
Labour force 19,251.3 19,260.0 8.7 118.6 0.0 0.6
Employment 17,947.4 17,954.0 6.6 161.4 0.0 0.9
Unemployment 1,303.9 1,306.0 2.1 -42.8 0.2 -3.2
Participation rate (%) 65.8 65.7 -0.1 -0.3
Unemployment rate (%) 6.8 6.8 0.0 -0.2
Employment rate (%) 61.3 61.3 0.0 0.0
N.L.
Population 442.8 442.5 -0.3 -1.3 -0.1 -0.3
Labour force 270.5 268.3 -2.2 -1.7 -0.8 -0.6
Employment 237.1 236.5 -0.6 -1.3 -0.3 -0.5
Unemployment 33.4 31.8 -1.6 -0.4 -4.8 -1.2
Participation rate (%) 61.1 60.6 -0.5 -0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 12.3 11.9 -0.4 0.0
Employment rate (%) 53.5 53.4 -0.1 -0.2
P.E.I.
Population 120.9 120.9 0.0 0.2 0.0 0.2
Labour force 82.1 81.7 -0.4 0.0 -0.5 0.0
Employment 73.0 72.2 -0.8 -1.9 -1.1 -2.6
Unemployment 9.1 9.5 0.4 1.9 4.4 25.0
Participation rate (%) 67.9 67.6 -0.3 -0.1
Unemployment rate (%) 11.1 11.6 0.5 2.3
Employment rate (%) 60.4 59.7 -0.7 -1.7
N.S.
Population 785.2 785.8 0.6 3.0 0.1 0.4
Labour force 485.0 489.3 4.3 -3.3 0.9 -0.7
Employment 446.4 449.5 3.1 3.8 0.7 0.9
Unemployment 38.7 39.8 1.1 -7.1 2.8 -15.1
Participation rate (%) 61.8 62.3 0.5 -0.6
Unemployment rate (%) 8.0 8.1 0.1 -1.4
Employment rate (%) 56.9 57.2 0.3 0.3
N.B.
Population 621.9 621.9 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.1
Labour force 390.5 390.4 -0.1 0.4 0.0 0.1
Employment 348.2 347.5 -0.7 -3.7 -0.2 -1.1
Unemployment 42.2 42.9 0.7 4.0 1.7 10.3
Participation rate (%) 62.8 62.8 0.0 0.0
Unemployment rate (%) 10.8 11.0 0.2 1.0
Employment rate (%) 56.0 55.9 -0.1 -0.6

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