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)
  December 2016 January 2017 December 2016 to January 2017 January 2016 to January 2017 December 2016 to January 2017 January 2016 to January 2017
  thousands %
Canada            
Population 29,717.9 29,741.9 24.0 302.1 0.1 1.0
Labour force 19,566.6 19,597.7 31.1 212.5 0.2 1.1
Employment 18,225.0 18,273.3 48.3 276.1 0.3 1.5
Unemployment 1,341.6 1,324.4 -17.2 -63.6 -1.3 -4.6
Participation rate (%) 65.8 65.9 0.1 0.1
Unemployment rate (%) 6.9 6.8 -0.1 -0.4
Employment rate (%) 61.3 61.4 0.1 0.3
Que.
Population 6,905.9 6,909.7 3.8 43.8 0.1 0.6
Labour force 4,493.3 4,482.1 -11.2 39.8 -0.2 0.9
Employment 4,199.2 4,202.6 3.4 97.1 0.1 2.4
Unemployment 294.1 279.5 -14.6 -57.3 -5.0 -17.0
Participation rate (%) 65.1 64.9 -0.2 0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 6.5 6.2 -0.3 -1.4
Employment rate (%) 60.8 60.8 0.0 1.0
Ont.
Population 11,591.4 11,604.3 12.9 149.8 0.1 1.3
Labour force 7,525.6 7,559.9 34.3 71.2 0.5 1.0
Employment 7,046.4 7,075.2 28.8 90.1 0.4 1.3
Unemployment 479.2 484.8 5.6 -18.8 1.2 -3.7
Participation rate (%) 64.9 65.1 0.2 -0.3
Unemployment rate (%) 6.4 6.4 0.0 -0.3
Employment rate (%) 60.8 61.0 0.2 0.0
Man.
Population 1,004.4 1,006.1 1.7 13.3 0.2 1.3
Labour force 675.3 675.6 0.3 6.1 0.0 0.9
Employment 633.0 634.3 1.3 5.7 0.2 0.9
Unemployment 42.3 41.3 -1.0 0.4 -2.4 1.0
Participation rate (%) 67.2 67.2 0.0 -0.2
Unemployment rate (%) 6.3 6.1 -0.2 0.0
Employment rate (%) 63.0 63.0 0.0 -0.3

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