Labour force characteristics, seasonally adjusted, by province (monthly) (Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba)

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Labour force characteristics, seasonally adjusted, by province (monthly)
(Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba)
  February 2016 March 2016 February 2016 to March 2016 March 2015 to March 2016 February 2016 to March 2016 March 2015 to March 2016
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,465.4 29,492.5 27.1 309.2 0.1 1.1
Labour force 19,413.3 19,428.4 15.1 199.1 0.1 1.0
Employment 18,002.9 18,043.5 40.6 129.6 0.2 0.7
Unemployment 1,410.4 1,384.9 -25.5 69.6 -1.8 5.3
Participation rate (%) 65.9 65.9 0.0 0.0
Unemployment rate (%) 7.3 7.1 -0.2 0.3
Employment rate (%) 61.1 61.2 0.1 -0.2
Que.
Population 6,869.3 6,873.6 4.3 43.3 0.1 0.6
Labour force 4,447.4 4,430.1 -17.3 -1.5 -0.4 0.0
Employment 4,109.8 4,098.6 -11.2 0.3 -0.3 0.0
Unemployment 337.6 331.5 -6.1 -1.8 -1.8 -0.5
Participation rate (%) 64.7 64.5 -0.2 -0.4
Unemployment rate (%) 7.6 7.5 -0.1 0.0
Employment rate (%) 59.8 59.6 -0.2 -0.4
Ont.
Population 11,466.0 11,477.8 11.8 130.3 0.1 1.1
Labour force 7,480.7 7,496.9 16.2 86.0 0.2 1.2
Employment 6,974.7 6,988.6 13.9 85.6 0.2 1.2
Unemployment 506.0 508.3 2.3 0.4 0.5 0.1
Participation rate (%) 65.2 65.3 0.1 0.0
Unemployment rate (%) 6.8 6.8 0.0 -0.1
Employment rate (%) 60.8 60.9 0.1 0.1
Man.
Population 994.0 995.2 1.2 11.2 0.1 1.1
Labour force 671.2 676.9 5.7 0.4 0.8 0.1
Employment 630.7 636.2 5.5 -3.4 0.9 -0.5
Unemployment 40.5 40.7 0.2 3.8 0.5 10.3
Participation rate (%) 67.5 68.0 0.5 -0.8
Unemployment rate (%) 6.0 6.0 0.0 0.5
Employment rate (%) 63.5 63.9 0.4 -1.1

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