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.))
  July 2013 July 2014 July 2013 to July 2014 July 2013 to July 2014
  thousands change (thousands) % change
Toronto (Ont.)        
Population 4,973.4 5,066.2 92.8 1.9
Labour force 3,447.1 3,444.6 -2.5 -0.1
Employment 3,154.9 3,137.4 -17.5 -0.6
Unemployment 292.2 307.2 15.0 5.1
Unemployment rate (%) 8.5 8.9 0.4
Participation rate (%) 69.3 68.0 -1.3
Employment rate (%) 63.4 61.9 -1.5
Hamilton (Ont.)        
Population 630.9 637.7 6.8 1.1
Labour force 404.9 418.1 13.2 3.3
Employment 379.7 388.3 8.6 2.3
Unemployment 25.2 29.8 4.6 18.3
Unemployment rate (%) 6.2 7.1 0.9
Participation rate (%) 64.2 65.6 1.4
Employment rate (%) 60.2 60.9 0.7
St. Catharines-Niagara (Ont.)        
Population 340.7 341.9 1.2 0.4
Labour force 215.0 213.6 -1.4 -0.7
Employment 198.1 197.4 -0.7 -0.4
Unemployment 16.9 16.1 -0.8 -4.7
Unemployment rate (%) 7.9 7.5 -0.4
Participation rate (%) 63.1 62.5 -0.6
Employment rate (%) 58.1 57.7 -0.4

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