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)
  April 2015 April 2016 April 2015 to April 2016 April 2015 to April 2016
  thousands change (thousands) % change
Ottawa-Gatineau (Ont.-Que.)        
Population 1,094.2 1,106.5 12.3 1.1
Labour force 755.4 759.9 4.5 0.6
Employment 705.0 706.4 1.4 0.2
Unemployment 50.4 53.5 3.1 6.2
Unemployment rate (%) 6.7 7.0 0.3
Participation rate (%) 69.0 68.7 -0.3
Employment rate (%) 64.4 63.8 -0.6
Ottawa (Ont.)-Gatineau (Que.), Quebec part        
Population 272.1 273.6 1.5 0.6
Labour force 190.0 184.4 -5.6 -2.9
Employment 173.9 170.7 -3.2 -1.8
Unemployment 16.2 13.7 -2.5 -15.4
Unemployment rate (%) 8.5 7.4 -1.1
Participation rate (%) 69.8 67.4 -2.4
Employment rate (%) 63.9 62.4 -1.5
Ottawa (Ont.)-Gatineau (Que.), Ontario part        
Population 822.2 832.9 10.7 1.3
Labour force 565.4 575.5 10.1 1.8
Employment 531.2 535.7 4.5 0.8
Unemployment 34.2 39.8 5.6 16.4
Unemployment rate (%) 6.0 6.9 0.9
Participation rate (%) 68.8 69.1 0.3
Employment rate (%) 64.6 64.3 -0.3

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