Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by census metropolitan area (3 month moving average) (Abbotsford-Mission (B.C.), Vancouver (B.C.), Victoria (B.C.))

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Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by census metropolitan area (3 month moving average)
(Abbotsford-Mission (B.C.), Vancouver (B.C.), Victoria (B.C.))
  May 2016 May 2017 May 2016 to May 2017 May 2016 to May 2017
  thousands change (thousands) % change
Abbotsford-Mission (B.C.)        
Population 147.0 149.4 2.4 1.6
Labour force 94.5 97.6 3.1 3.3
Employment 87.3 91.9 4.6 5.3
Unemployment 7.2 5.7 -1.5 -20.8
Unemployment rate (%) 7.6 5.8 -1.8
Participation rate (%) 64.3 65.3 1.0
Employment rate (%) 59.4 61.5 2.1
Vancouver (B.C.)        
Population 2,158.7 2,188.9 30.2 1.4
Labour force 1,437.1 1,465.7 28.6 2.0
Employment 1,355.8 1,387.7 31.9 2.4
Unemployment 81.3 78.1 -3.2 -3.9
Unemployment rate (%) 5.7 5.3 -0.4
Participation rate (%) 66.6 67.0 0.4
Employment rate (%) 62.8 63.4 0.6
Victoria (B.C.)        
Population 306.3 310.0 3.7 1.2
Labour force 190.4 197.9 7.5 3.9
Employment 179.8 190.5 10.7 6.0
Unemployment 10.6 7.4 -3.2 -30.2
Unemployment rate (%) 5.6 3.7 -1.9
Participation rate (%) 62.2 63.8 1.6
Employment rate (%) 58.7 61.5 2.8

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