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 2015 May 2015 April 2015 to May 2015 May 2014 to May 2015 April 2015 to May 2015 May 2014 to May 2015
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,208.2 29,232.1 23.9 292.1 0.1 1.0
Labour force 19,205.1 19,261.3 56.2 167.7 0.3 0.9
Employment 17,894.9 17,953.8 58.9 192.3 0.3 1.1
Unemployment 1,310.2 1,307.6 -2.6 -24.4 -0.2 -1.8
Participation rate (%) 65.8 65.9 0.1 -0.1
Unemployment rate (%) 6.8 6.8 0.0 -0.2
Employment rate (%) 61.3 61.4 0.1 0.0
Que.
Population 6,833.8 6,837.1 3.3 42.2 0.0 0.6
Labour force 4,441.4 4,448.6 7.2 63.9 0.2 1.5
Employment 4,110.9 4,108.8 -2.1 70.2 -0.1 1.7
Unemployment 330.5 339.8 9.3 -6.3 2.8 -1.8
Participation rate (%) 65.0 65.1 0.1 0.6
Unemployment rate (%) 7.4 7.6 0.2 -0.3
Employment rate (%) 60.2 60.1 -0.1 0.7
Ont.
Population 11,356.6 11,364.9 8.3 112.1 0.1 1.0
Labour force 7,391.4 7,415.3 23.9 1.5 0.3 0.0
Employment 6,887.8 6,931.7 43.9 53.0 0.6 0.8
Unemployment 503.5 483.6 -19.9 -51.6 -4.0 -9.6
Participation rate (%) 65.1 65.2 0.1 -0.7
Unemployment rate (%) 6.8 6.5 -0.3 -0.7
Employment rate (%) 60.7 61.0 0.3 -0.1
Man.
Population 985.0 985.6 0.6 10.7 0.1 1.1
Labour force 675.6 674.0 -1.6 16.7 -0.2 2.5
Employment 638.6 635.4 -3.2 14.2 -0.5 2.3
Unemployment 37.0 38.6 1.6 2.5 4.3 6.9
Participation rate (%) 68.6 68.4 -0.2 1.0
Unemployment rate (%) 5.5 5.7 0.2 0.2
Employment rate (%) 64.8 64.5 -0.3 0.8

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