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)
  November 2013 November 2014 November 2013 to November 2014 November 2013 to November 2014
  thousands % change
Canada
Population 28,816.7 29,165.9 349.2 1.2
Labour force 19,026.7 19,141.5 114.8 0.6
Employment 17,800.0 17,961.7 161.7 0.9
Unemployment 1,226.7 1,179.8 -46.9 -3.8
Participation rate (%) 66.0 65.6 -0.4
Unemployment rate (%) 6.4 6.2 -0.2
Employment rate (%) 61.8 61.6 -0.2
N.L.
Population 429.7 426.8 -2.9 -0.7
Labour force 260.1 255.2 -4.9 -1.9
Employment 227.8 227.6 -0.2 -0.1
Unemployment 32.3 27.6 -4.7 -14.6
Participation rate (%) 60.5 59.8 -0.7
Unemployment rate (%) 12.4 10.8 -1.6
Employment rate (%) 53.0 53.3 0.3
P.E.I.
Population 120.9 121.8 0.9 0.7
Labour force 82.0 82.4 0.4 0.5
Employment 71.3 72.7 1.4 2.0
Unemployment 10.7 9.7 -1.0 -9.3
Participation rate (%) 67.8 67.7 -0.1
Unemployment rate (%) 13.0 11.8 -1.2
Employment rate (%) 59.0 59.7 0.7
N.S.
Population 781.6 781.1 -0.5 -0.1
Labour force 488.1 487.1 -1.0 -0.2
Employment 447.5 446.7 -0.8 -0.2
Unemployment 40.7 40.5 -0.2 -0.5
Participation rate (%) 62.4 62.4 0.0
Unemployment rate (%) 8.3 8.3 0.0
Employment rate (%) 57.3 57.2 -0.1
N.B.
Population 619.8 620.2 0.4 0.1
Labour force 386.9 384.2 -2.7 -0.7
Employment 351.4 348.8 -2.6 -0.7
Unemployment 35.5 35.4 -0.1 -0.3
Participation rate (%) 62.4 61.9 -0.5
Unemployment rate (%) 9.2 9.2 0.0
Employment rate (%) 56.7 56.2 -0.5

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