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.
February 2017 3,411.7 2,460.1 2,248.8 211.3 72.1 8.6 65.9
February 2016 3,382.1 2,444.3 2,257.7 186.6 72.3 7.6 66.8
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
February 2017 229.6 155.2 144.9 10.3 67.6 6.6 63.1
February 2016 230.3 158.4 148.0 10.4 68.8 6.6 64.3
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
February 2017 160.6 108.3 97.8 10.5 67.4 9.7 60.9
February 2016 161.8 107.8 101.0 6.8 66.6 6.3 62.4
ER 4830 Calgary
February 2017 1,298.5 956.8 870.1 86.7 73.7 9.1 67.0
February 2016 1,281.2 925.9 847.5 78.4 72.3 8.5 66.1
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
February 2017 276.0 195.9 180.9 15.0 71.0 7.7 65.5
February 2016 277.3 197.0 181.4 15.6 71.0 7.9 65.4
ER 4850 Red Deer
February 2017 172.7 122.2 111.2 11.0 70.8 9.0 64.4
February 2016 171.6 117.5 107.7 9.8 68.5 8.3 62.8
ER 4860 Edmonton
February 2017 1,156.0 832.4 762.8 69.6 72.0 8.4 66.0
February 2016 1,141.7 847.4 790.1 57.3 74.2 6.8 69.2
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
February 2017 118.3 89.2 81.1 8.1 75.4 9.1 68.6
February 2016 118.2 90.4 82.0 8.4 76.5 9.3 69.4
B.C.
February 2017 3,956.0 2,543.5 2,399.1 144.4 64.3 5.7 60.6
February 2016 3,906.3 2,485.8 2,316.7 169.1 63.6 6.8 59.3
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
February 2017 665.3 402.1 379.0 23.1 60.4 5.7 57.0
February 2016 658.3 386.1 357.2 28.9 58.7 7.5 54.3
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
February 2017 2,477.5 1,610.8 1,534.0 76.8 65.0 4.8 61.9
February 2016 2,442.2 1,596.6 1,499.2 97.5 65.4 6.1 61.4
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
February 2017 439.2 274.1 250.6 23.5 62.4 8.6 57.1
February 2016 433.5 262.0 237.7 24.3 60.4 9.3 54.8
ER 5940 Kootenay
February 2017 122.6 80.5 75.1 5.4 65.7 6.7 61.3
February 2016 122.1 71.5 66.1 5.4 58.6 7.6 54.1
ER 5950 Cariboo
February 2017 127.9 88.0 79.5 8.5 68.8 9.7 62.2
February 2016 127.6 82.8 76.7 6.1 64.9 7.4 60.1
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
February 2017 67.1 43.4 40.2 3.2 64.7 7.4 59.9
February 2016 66.6 43.2 40.3 2.9 64.9 6.7 60.5
ER 5980 Northeast
February 2017 56.5 44.6 40.7 3.9 78.9 8.7 72.0
February 2016 56.1 43.6 39.6 4.0 77.7 9.2 70.6

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