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)
  September 2014 October 2014 September 2014 to October 2014 October 2013 to October 2014 September 2014 to October 2014 October 2013 to October 2014
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,126.8 29,148.0 21.2 356.4 0.1 1.2
Labour force 19,223.1 19,227.3 4.2 109.1 0.0 0.6
Employment 17,925.5 17,968.6 43.1 181.8 0.2 1.0
Unemployment 1,297.7 1,258.8 -38.9 -72.6 -3.0 -5.5
Participation rate (%) 66.0 66.0 0.0 -0.4
Unemployment rate (%) 6.8 6.5 -0.3 -0.5
Employment rate (%) 61.5 61.6 0.1 -0.2
Que.
Population 6,757.1 6,759.6 2.5 52.7 0.0 0.8
Labour force 4,363.8 4,353.8 -10.0 -22.1 -0.2 -0.5
Employment 4,031.0 4,016.8 -14.2 -29.7 -0.4 -0.7
Unemployment 332.8 337.0 4.2 7.6 1.3 2.3
Participation rate (%) 64.6 64.4 -0.2 -0.8
Unemployment rate (%) 7.6 7.7 0.1 0.2
Employment rate (%) 59.7 59.4 -0.3 -0.9
Ont.
Population 11,366.9 11,376.7 9.8 129.7 0.1 1.2
Labour force 7,487.2 7,484.2 -3.0 33.0 0.0 0.4
Employment 6,957.1 6,994.1 37.0 95.3 0.5 1.4
Unemployment 530.1 490.1 -40.0 -62.3 -7.5 -11.3
Participation rate (%) 65.9 65.8 -0.1 -0.5
Unemployment rate (%) 7.1 6.5 -0.6 -0.9
Employment rate (%) 61.2 61.5 0.3 0.2
Man.
Population 989.2 989.6 0.4 12.5 0.0 1.3
Labour force 669.0 675.6 6.6 8.2 1.0 1.2
Employment 633.8 641.8 8.0 11.4 1.3 1.8
Unemployment 35.2 33.8 -1.4 -3.2 -4.0 -8.6
Participation rate (%) 67.6 68.3 0.7 0.0
Unemployment rate (%) 5.3 5.0 -0.3 -0.5
Employment rate (%) 64.1 64.9 0.8 0.4

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