Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by economic region (3 month moving average) (Alberta, British Columbia)

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Labour force characteristics, unadjusted, by economic region (3 month moving average)
(Alberta, British Columbia)
  Population Labour force Employment Unemployment Participation rate Unemployment rate Employment rate
  thousands %
Alta.
December 2016 3,408.7 2,463.8 2,264.9 198.9 72.3 8.1 66.4
December 2015 3,376.5 2,444.9 2,288.2 156.7 72.4 6.4 67.8
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
December 2016 229.9 157.8 147.6 10.1 68.6 6.4 64.2
December 2015 230.4 158.7 149.6 9.1 68.9 5.7 64.9
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
December 2016 160.9 111.2 102.7 8.5 69.1 7.6 63.8
December 2015 162.0 109.4 103.8 5.6 67.5 5.1 64.1
ER 4830 Calgary
December 2016 1,296.1 966.3 873.1 93.2 74.6 9.6 67.4
December 2015 1,277.9 920.1 857.3 62.7 72.0 6.8 67.1
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
December 2016 276.5 194.8 182.6 12.1 70.5 6.2 66.0
December 2015 277.4 200.7 185.6 15.1 72.4 7.5 66.9
ER 4850 Red Deer
December 2016 172.7 122.9 113.1 9.8 71.2 8.0 65.5
December 2015 171.3 120.1 112.7 7.4 70.1 6.2 65.8
ER 4860 Edmonton
December 2016 1,154.2 820.6 763.5 57.1 71.1 7.0 66.1
December 2015 1,139.4 844.4 795.5 48.9 74.1 5.8 69.8
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
December 2016 118.4 90.2 82.2 8.0 76.2 8.9 69.4
December 2015 118.1 91.5 83.6 7.9 77.5 8.6 70.8
B.C.
December 2016 3,950.1 2,548.2 2,402.6 145.6 64.5 5.7 60.8
December 2015 3,899.4 2,493.9 2,343.3 150.6 64.0 6.0 60.1
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
December 2016 664.7 400.0 378.5 21.5 60.2 5.4 56.9
December 2015 657.5 390.1 365.0 25.0 59.3 6.4 55.5
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
December 2016 2,472.7 1,619.8 1,539.5 80.4 65.5 5.0 62.3
December 2015 2,436.6 1,598.0 1,509.0 89.0 65.6 5.6 61.9
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
December 2016 438.6 275.3 252.8 22.5 62.8 8.2 57.6
December 2015 433.0 263.5 244.3 19.2 60.9 7.3 56.4
ER 5940 Kootenay
December 2016 122.6 77.0 70.2 6.8 62.8 8.8 57.3
December 2015 122.1 70.8 65.7 5.1 58.0 7.2 53.8
ER 5950 Cariboo
December 2016 127.9 87.4 81.0 6.5 68.3 7.4 63.3
December 2015 127.5 84.9 78.8 6.1 66.6 7.2 61.8
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
December 2016 67.1 44.8 41.4 3.4 66.8 7.6 61.7
December 2015 66.6 43.1 40.1 3.0 64.7 7.0 60.2
ER 5980 Northeast
December 2016 56.4 43.9 39.3 4.6 77.8 10.5 69.7
December 2015 56.0 43.6 40.3 3.3 77.9 7.6 72.0

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