Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by census metropolitan area (3 month moving average) (Ottawa-Gatineau (Ont.-Que.), Ottawa (Ont.)-Gatineau (Que.), Ontario part, Ottawa (Ont.)-Gatineau (Que.), Quebec part)

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Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by census metropolitan area (3 month moving average)
(Ottawa-Gatineau (Ont.-Que.), Ottawa (Ont.)-Gatineau (Que.), Ontario part, Ottawa (Ont.)-Gatineau (Que.), Quebec part)
  June 2016 June 2017 June 2016 to June 2017 June 2016 to June 2017
  thousands change (thousands) % change
Ottawa-Gatineau (Ont.-Que.)        
Population 1,108.9 1,124.0 15.1 1.4
Labour force 774.0 778.5 4.5 0.6
Employment 721.6 732.3 10.7 1.5
Unemployment 52.4 46.1 -6.3 -12.0
Unemployment rate (%) 6.8 5.9 -0.9
Participation rate (%) 69.8 69.3 -0.5
Employment rate (%) 65.1 65.2 0.1
Ottawa (Ont.)-Gatineau (Que.), Quebec part        
Population 273.9 275.5 1.6 0.6
Labour force 189.9 194.3 4.4 2.3
Employment 176.1 184.0 7.9 4.5
Unemployment 13.8 10.3 -3.5 -25.4
Unemployment rate (%) 7.3 5.3 -2.0
Participation rate (%) 69.3 70.5 1.2
Employment rate (%) 64.3 66.8 2.5
Ottawa (Ont.)-Gatineau (Que.), Ontario part        
Population 835.0 848.5 13.5 1.6
Labour force 584.1 584.2 0.1 0.0
Employment 545.5 548.4 2.9 0.5
Unemployment 38.6 35.8 -2.8 -7.3
Unemployment rate (%) 6.6 6.1 -0.5
Participation rate (%) 70.0 68.9 -1.1
Employment rate (%) 65.3 64.6 -0.7

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