Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by province (monthly) (Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick)

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Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by province (monthly)
(Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick)
  September 2013 September 2014 September 2013 to September 2014 September 2013 to September 2014
  thousands % change
Canada
Population 28,762.9 29,126.8 363.9 1.3
Labour force 19,066.3 19,200.9 134.6 0.7
Employment 17,848.2 18,010.1 161.9 0.9
Unemployment 1,218.1 1,190.9 -27.2 -2.2
Participation rate (%) 66.3 65.9 -0.4
Unemployment rate (%) 6.4 6.2 -0.2
Employment rate (%) 62.1 61.8 -0.3
N.L.
Population 429.8 427.0 -2.8 -0.7
Labour force 258.3 259.7 1.4 0.5
Employment 236.1 232.5 -3.6 -1.5
Unemployment 22.2 27.2 5.0 22.5
Participation rate (%) 60.1 60.8 0.7
Unemployment rate (%) 8.6 10.5 1.9
Employment rate (%) 54.9 54.4 -0.5
P.E.I.
Population 121.0 121.8 0.8 0.7
Labour force 83.7 82.8 -0.9 -1.1
Employment 75.8 76.4 0.6 0.8
Unemployment 8.0 6.4 -1.6 -20.0
Participation rate (%) 69.2 68.0 -1.2
Unemployment rate (%) 9.6 7.7 -1.9
Employment rate (%) 62.6 62.7 0.1
N.S.
Population 781.8 780.9 -0.9 -0.1
Labour force 498.2 488.6 -9.6 -1.9
Employment 459.3 451.0 -8.3 -1.8
Unemployment 38.8 37.6 -1.2 -3.1
Participation rate (%) 63.7 62.6 -1.1
Unemployment rate (%) 7.8 7.7 -0.1
Employment rate (%) 58.7 57.8 -0.9
N.B.
Population 620.2 620.2 0.0 0.0
Labour force 394.4 392.7 -1.7 -0.4
Employment 359.0 360.4 1.4 0.4
Unemployment 35.4 32.3 -3.1 -8.8
Participation rate (%) 63.6 63.3 -0.3
Unemployment rate (%) 9.0 8.2 -0.8
Employment rate (%) 57.9 58.1 0.2

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