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 2017 May 2017 April 2017 to May 2017 May 2016 to May 2017 April 2017 to May 2017 May 2016 to May 2017
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,822.2 29,857.1 34.9 310.4 0.1 1.1
Labour force 19,576.2 19,654.6 78.4 260.5 0.4 1.3
Employment 18,311.2 18,365.7 54.5 316.8 0.3 1.8
Unemployment 1,265.0 1,288.9 23.9 -56.3 1.9 -4.2
Participation rate (%) 65.6 65.8 0.2 0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 6.5 6.6 0.1 -0.3
Employment rate (%) 61.4 61.5 0.1 0.4
Que.
Population 6,920.2 6,925.5 5.3 43.8 0.1 0.6
Labour force 4,484.6 4,472.2 -12.4 39.0 -0.3 0.9
Employment 4,190.1 4,205.0 14.9 83.3 0.4 2.0
Unemployment 294.5 267.2 -27.3 -44.4 -9.3 -14.2
Participation rate (%) 64.8 64.6 -0.2 0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 6.6 6.0 -0.6 -1.0
Employment rate (%) 60.5 60.7 0.2 0.8
Ont.
Population 11,642.4 11,658.2 15.8 155.9 0.1 1.4
Labour force 7,504.4 7,576.5 72.1 84.7 1.0 1.1
Employment 7,067.0 7,086.9 19.9 86.0 0.3 1.2
Unemployment 437.4 489.7 52.3 -1.2 12.0 -0.2
Participation rate (%) 64.5 65.0 0.5 -0.1
Unemployment rate (%) 5.8 6.5 0.7 -0.1
Employment rate (%) 60.7 60.8 0.1 -0.1
Man.
Population 1,010.4 1,012.0 1.6 14.5 0.2 1.5
Labour force 676.8 678.6 1.8 2.9 0.3 0.4
Employment 640.0 642.7 2.7 7.0 0.4 1.1
Unemployment 36.8 35.9 -0.9 -4.1 -2.4 -10.3
Participation rate (%) 67.0 67.1 0.1 -0.6
Unemployment rate (%) 5.4 5.3 -0.1 -0.6
Employment rate (%) 63.3 63.5 0.2 -0.2

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