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.
November 2016 3,407.9 2,467.7 2,274.2 193.6 72.4 7.8 66.7
November 2015 3,373.4 2,457.5 2,306.7 150.8 72.8 6.1 68.4
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
November 2016 230.1 159.5 149.8 9.7 69.3 6.1 65.1
November 2015 230.5 157.8 148.9 8.8 68.5 5.6 64.6
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
November 2016 161.1 113.2 105.2 8.0 70.3 7.1 65.3
November 2015 162.0 109.5 105.1 4.4 67.6 4.0 64.9
ER 4830 Calgary
November 2016 1,295.4 963.6 868.5 95.0 74.4 9.9 67.0
November 2015 1,276.1 929.1 867.3 61.8 72.8 6.7 68.0
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
November 2016 276.7 194.6 184.0 10.6 70.3 5.4 66.5
November 2015 277.5 200.9 188.3 12.6 72.4 6.3 67.9
ER 4850 Red Deer
November 2016 172.7 124.2 114.8 9.4 71.9 7.6 66.5
November 2015 171.2 120.9 114.2 6.7 70.6 5.5 66.7
ER 4860 Edmonton
November 2016 1,153.5 822.4 769.5 52.9 71.3 6.4 66.7
November 2015 1,138.1 846.7 797.8 48.9 74.4 5.8 70.1
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
November 2016 118.5 90.2 82.2 8.0 76.1 8.9 69.4
November 2015 118.0 92.6 85.1 7.5 78.5 8.1 72.1
B.C.
November 2016 3,947.1 2,546.5 2,400.6 145.9 64.5 5.7 60.8
November 2015 3,894.9 2,497.0 2,346.2 150.8 64.1 6.0 60.2
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
November 2016 664.3 399.0 378.1 20.9 60.1 5.2 56.9
November 2015 657.0 387.1 362.8 24.3 58.9 6.3 55.2
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
November 2016 2,470.4 1,626.6 1,542.4 84.2 65.8 5.2 62.4
November 2015 2,433.3 1,597.6 1,504.5 93.1 65.7 5.8 61.8
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
November 2016 438.2 272.7 252.4 20.3 62.2 7.4 57.6
November 2015 432.6 266.7 249.4 17.2 61.7 6.4 57.7
ER 5940 Kootenay
November 2016 122.6 75.0 68.3 6.7 61.2 8.9 55.7
November 2015 122.1 73.1 69.0 4.2 59.9 5.7 56.5
ER 5950 Cariboo
November 2016 128.0 86.1 79.9 6.2 67.3 7.2 62.4
November 2015 127.5 86.2 80.2 6.1 67.6 7.1 62.9
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
November 2016 67.1 44.6 41.3 3.3 66.5 7.4 61.5
November 2015 66.5 43.6 40.6 3.0 65.6 6.9 61.1
ER 5980 Northeast
November 2016 56.4 42.5 38.2 4.3 75.4 10.1 67.7
November 2015 56.0 42.8 39.8 3.0 76.4 7.0 71.1

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