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)
  April 2016 May 2016 April 2016 to May 2016 May 2015 to May 2016 April 2016 to May 2016 May 2015 to May 2016
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,514.4 29,546.7 32.3 314.6 0.1 1.1
Labour force 19,424.6 19,401.7 -22.9 145.9 -0.1 0.8
Employment 18,041.4 18,055.2 13.8 108.5 0.1 0.6
Unemployment 1,383.2 1,346.5 -36.7 37.4 -2.7 2.9
Participation rate (%) 65.8 65.7 -0.1 -0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 7.1 6.9 -0.2 0.1
Employment rate (%) 61.1 61.1 0.0 -0.3
Que.
Population 6,876.5 6,881.7 5.2 44.6 0.1 0.7
Labour force 4,434.6 4,435.4 0.8 -8.5 0.0 -0.2
Employment 4,100.4 4,122.0 21.6 18.2 0.5 0.4
Unemployment 334.2 313.3 -20.9 -26.7 -6.3 -7.9
Participation rate (%) 64.5 64.5 0.0 -0.5
Unemployment rate (%) 7.5 7.1 -0.4 -0.6
Employment rate (%) 59.6 59.9 0.3 -0.1
Ont.
Population 11,487.5 11,502.3 14.8 137.4 0.1 1.2
Labour force 7,510.6 7,500.5 -10.1 89.4 -0.1 1.2
Employment 6,985.3 7,006.9 21.6 78.8 0.3 1.1
Unemployment 525.3 493.6 -31.7 10.6 -6.0 2.2
Participation rate (%) 65.4 65.2 -0.2 0.0
Unemployment rate (%) 7.0 6.6 -0.4 0.1
Employment rate (%) 60.8 60.9 0.1 -0.1
Man.
Population 996.3 997.5 1.2 11.9 0.1 1.2
Labour force 674.6 675.7 1.1 2.0 0.2 0.3
Employment 633.2 636.1 2.9 1.2 0.5 0.2
Unemployment 41.4 39.6 -1.8 0.9 -4.3 2.3
Participation rate (%) 67.7 67.7 0.0 -0.7
Unemployment rate (%) 6.1 5.9 -0.2 0.2
Employment rate (%) 63.6 63.8 0.2 -0.6

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