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.
May 2016 3,392.8 2,453.3 2,257.7 195.6 72.3 8.0 66.5
May 2015 3,338.8 2,440.2 2,290.2 150.0 73.1 6.1 68.6
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
May 2016 230.4 160.2 148.4 11.8 69.5 7.4 64.4
May 2015 229.8 153.3 146.8 6.6 66.7 4.3 63.9
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
May 2016 161.6 101.6 93.2 8.4 62.9 8.3 57.7
May 2015 161.7 107.7 102.6 5.1 66.6 4.7 63.5
ER 4830 Calgary
May 2016 1,286.8 930.2 852.1 78.0 72.3 8.4 66.2
May 2015 1,259.4 939.0 884.5 54.6 74.6 5.8 70.2
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
May 2016 277.2 194.0 178.9 15.1 70.0 7.8 64.5
May 2015 276.6 203.8 191.2 12.6 73.7 6.2 69.1
ER 4850 Red Deer
May 2016 172.1 122.9 112.6 10.4 71.4 8.5 65.4
May 2015 169.4 126.1 118.3 7.8 74.4 6.2 69.8
ER 4860 Edmonton
May 2016 1,146.3 854.8 791.3 63.5 74.6 7.4 69.0
May 2015 1,125.0 817.1 761.8 55.4 72.6 6.8 67.7
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
May 2016 118.3 89.7 81.2 8.5 75.8 9.5 68.6
May 2015 116.9 93.0 85.0 8.0 79.6 8.6 72.7
B.C.
May 2016 3,918.5 2,514.0 2,359.9 154.2 64.2 6.1 60.2
May 2015 3,863.9 2,419.2 2,267.1 152.0 62.6 6.3 58.7
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
May 2016 660.0 380.6 358.6 22.0 57.7 5.8 54.3
May 2015 653.4 376.0 352.7 23.4 57.5 6.2 54.0
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
May 2016 2,450.8 1,621.8 1,529.7 92.1 66.2 5.7 62.4
May 2015 2,409.2 1,534.5 1,438.7 95.7 63.7 6.2 59.7
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
May 2016 434.9 265.9 245.1 20.7 61.1 7.8 56.4
May 2015 430.4 263.4 247.8 15.6 61.2 5.9 57.6
ER 5940 Kootenay
May 2016 122.2 73.1 67.6 5.5 59.8 7.5 55.3
May 2015 121.8 73.2 67.9 5.3 60.1 7.2 55.7
ER 5950 Cariboo
May 2016 127.6 83.3 77.6 5.8 65.3 7.0 60.8
May 2015 127.1 84.2 77.7 6.5 66.2 7.7 61.1
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
May 2016 66.7 45.7 41.8 3.9 68.5 8.5 62.7
May 2015 66.4 45.2 42.2 3.0 68.1 6.6 63.6
ER 5980 Northeast
May 2016 56.2 43.6 39.4 4.2 77.6 9.6 70.1
May 2015 55.6 42.6 40.1 2.5 76.6 5.9 72.1

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