Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by census metropolitan area (3 month moving average) (Toronto (Ont.), Hamilton (Ont.), St. Catharines-Niagara (Ont.))

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Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by census metropolitan area (3 month moving average)
(Toronto (Ont.), Hamilton (Ont.), St. Catharines-Niagara (Ont.))
  February 2014 February 2015 February 2014 to February 2015 February 2014 to February 2015
  thousands change (thousands) % change
Toronto (Ont.)        
Population 4,985.9 5,066.5 80.6 1.6
Labour force 3,346.3 3,287.6 -58.7 -1.8
Employment 3,085.6 3,057.4 -28.2 -0.9
Unemployment 260.7 230.2 -30.5 -11.7
Unemployment rate (%) 7.8 7.0 -0.8
Participation rate (%) 67.1 64.9 -2.2
Employment rate (%) 61.9 60.3 -1.6
Hamilton (Ont.)        
Population 633.2 639.6 6.4 1.0
Labour force 404.2 396.5 -7.7 -1.9
Employment 382.3 376.2 -6.1 -1.6
Unemployment 21.9 20.3 -1.6 -7.3
Unemployment rate (%) 5.4 5.1 -0.3
Participation rate (%) 63.8 62.0 -1.8
Employment rate (%) 60.4 58.8 -1.6
St. Catharines-Niagara (Ont.)        
Population 341.7 342.7 1.0 0.3
Labour force 211.4 208.6 -2.8 -1.3
Employment 191.6 192.8 1.2 0.6
Unemployment 19.8 15.8 -4.0 -20.2
Unemployment rate (%) 9.4 7.6 -1.8
Participation rate (%) 61.9 60.9 -1.0
Employment rate (%) 56.1 56.3 0.2

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