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)
  October 2014 November 2014 October 2014 to November 2014 November 2013 to November 2014 October 2014 to November 2014 November 2013 to November 2014
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,148.0 29,165.9 17.9 349.2 0.1 1.2
Labour force 19,227.3 19,236.6 9.3 98.5 0.0 0.5
Employment 17,968.6 17,957.9 -10.7 146.0 -0.1 0.8
Unemployment 1,258.8 1,278.6 19.8 -47.6 1.6 -3.6
Participation rate (%) 66.0 66.0 0.0 -0.4
Unemployment rate (%) 6.5 6.6 0.1 -0.3
Employment rate (%) 61.6 61.6 0.0 -0.2
N.L.
Population 426.9 426.8 -0.1 -2.9 0.0 -0.7
Labour force 258.3 257.8 -0.5 -6.1 -0.2 -2.3
Employment 227.2 230.3 3.1 -2.0 1.4 -0.9
Unemployment 31.1 27.5 -3.6 -4.1 -11.6 -13.0
Participation rate (%) 60.5 60.4 -0.1 -1.0
Unemployment rate (%) 12.0 10.7 -1.3 -1.3
Employment rate (%) 53.2 54.0 0.8 -0.1
P.E.I.
Population 121.8 121.8 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.7
Labour force 82.5 83.8 1.3 0.4 1.6 0.5
Employment 74.9 75.0 0.1 1.3 0.1 1.8
Unemployment 7.6 8.8 1.2 -0.9 15.8 -9.3
Participation rate (%) 67.7 68.8 1.1 -0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 9.2 10.5 1.3 -1.1
Employment rate (%) 61.5 61.6 0.1 0.6
N.S.
Population 781.2 781.1 -0.1 -0.5 0.0 -0.1
Labour force 492.7 492.6 -0.1 -2.5 0.0 -0.5
Employment 450.4 449.1 -1.3 -2.1 -0.3 -0.5
Unemployment 42.4 43.5 1.1 -0.4 2.6 -0.9
Participation rate (%) 63.1 63.1 0.0 -0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 8.6 8.8 0.2 -0.1
Employment rate (%) 57.7 57.5 -0.2 -0.2
N.B.
Population 620.2 620.2 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.1
Labour force 388.0 387.1 -0.9 -3.0 -0.2 -0.8
Employment 351.8 349.9 -1.9 -2.1 -0.5 -0.6
Unemployment 36.2 37.1 0.9 -0.9 2.5 -2.4
Participation rate (%) 62.6 62.4 -0.2 -0.5
Unemployment rate (%) 9.3 9.6 0.3 -0.1
Employment rate (%) 56.7 56.4 -0.3 -0.4

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