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.
April 2016 3,389.2 2,449.8 2,251.8 198.0 72.3 8.1 66.4
April 2015 3,333.0 2,419.2 2,274.2 145.0 72.6 6.0 68.2
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
April 2016 230.3 158.3 146.9 11.4 68.7 7.2 63.8
April 2015 229.7 150.6 143.8 6.9 65.6 4.6 62.6
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
April 2016 161.7 103.8 95.2 8.5 64.2 8.2 58.9
April 2015 161.6 107.7 101.1 6.6 66.6 6.1 62.6
ER 4830 Calgary
April 2016 1,285.0 928.5 849.0 79.4 72.3 8.6 66.1
April 2015 1,256.6 930.2 877.0 53.2 74.0 5.7 69.8
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
April 2016 277.2 195.5 180.8 14.7 70.5 7.5 65.2
April 2015 276.5 202.7 190.3 12.5 73.3 6.2 68.8
ER 4850 Red Deer
April 2016 171.9 120.2 109.2 10.9 69.9 9.1 63.5
April 2015 169.2 125.9 119.4 6.5 74.4 5.2 70.6
ER 4860 Edmonton
April 2016 1,144.8 853.8 790.0 63.8 74.6 7.5 69.0
April 2015 1,122.7 809.9 758.2 51.7 72.1 6.4 67.5
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
April 2016 118.3 89.8 80.7 9.2 75.9 10.2 68.2
April 2015 116.7 92.0 84.4 7.6 78.8 8.3 72.3
B.C.
April 2016 3,913.9 2,499.1 2,336.9 162.2 63.9 6.5 59.7
April 2015 3,859.6 2,401.2 2,248.4 152.8 62.2 6.4 58.3
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
April 2016 659.3 381.3 356.1 25.1 57.8 6.6 54.0
April 2015 652.9 377.6 353.4 24.2 57.8 6.4 54.1
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
April 2016 2,447.7 1,610.2 1,513.7 96.5 65.8 6.0 61.8
April 2015 2,405.7 1,516.4 1,422.9 93.5 63.0 6.2 59.1
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
April 2016 434.4 265.1 242.3 22.9 61.0 8.6 55.8
April 2015 430.1 262.1 242.8 19.3 60.9 7.4 56.5
ER 5940 Kootenay
April 2016 122.1 72.4 66.9 5.5 59.3 7.6 54.8
April 2015 121.8 72.9 67.4 5.5 59.9 7.5 55.3
ER 5950 Cariboo
April 2016 127.6 82.1 77.6 4.6 64.3 5.6 60.8
April 2015 127.1 83.7 78.0 5.6 65.9 6.7 61.4
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
April 2016 66.7 44.6 41.1 3.5 66.9 7.8 61.6
April 2015 66.4 46.1 43.3 2.8 69.4 6.1 65.2
ER 5980 Northeast
April 2016 56.2 43.5 39.3 4.1 77.4 9.4 69.9
April 2015 55.6 42.4 40.4 2.0 76.3 4.7 72.7

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