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 2017 3,421.5 2,488.1 2,278.5 209.7 72.7 8.4 66.6
May 2016 3,392.8 2,453.3 2,257.7 195.6 72.3 8.0 66.5
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
May 2017 229.7 153.3 144.2 9.1 66.7 5.9 62.8
May 2016 230.4 160.2 148.4 11.8 69.5 7.4 64.4
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
May 2017 160.3 109.5 99.9 9.6 68.3 8.8 62.3
May 2016 161.6 101.6 93.2 8.4 62.9 8.3 57.7
ER 4830 Calgary
May 2017 1,303.9 969.2 880.9 88.3 74.3 9.1 67.6
May 2016 1,286.8 930.2 852.1 78.0 72.3 8.4 66.2
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
May 2017 275.8 194.0 180.9 13.1 70.3 6.8 65.6
May 2016 277.2 194.0 178.9 15.1 70.0 7.8 64.5
ER 4850 Red Deer
May 2017 173.1 121.6 110.8 10.9 70.2 9.0 64.0
May 2016 172.1 122.9 112.6 10.4 71.4 8.5 65.4
ER 4860 Edmonton
May 2017 1,160.8 850.9 779.5 71.3 73.3 8.4 67.2
May 2016 1,146.3 854.8 791.3 63.5 74.6 7.4 69.0
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
May 2017 118.0 89.6 82.2 7.4 75.9 8.3 69.7
May 2016 118.3 89.7 81.2 8.5 75.8 9.5 68.6
B.C.
May 2017 3,968.6 2,593.2 2,451.2 142.0 65.3 5.5 61.8
May 2016 3,918.5 2,514.0 2,359.9 154.2 64.2 6.1 60.2
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
May 2017 667.2 403.5 384.1 19.4 60.5 4.8 57.6
May 2016 660.0 380.6 358.6 22.0 57.7 5.8 54.3
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
May 2017 2,486.6 1,661.9 1,575.6 86.3 66.8 5.2 63.4
May 2016 2,450.8 1,621.8 1,529.7 92.1 66.2 5.7 62.4
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
May 2017 440.5 276.1 258.1 18.0 62.7 6.5 58.6
May 2016 434.9 265.9 245.1 20.7 61.1 7.8 56.4
ER 5940 Kootenay
May 2017 122.7 78.3 72.3 6.0 63.8 7.7 58.9
May 2016 122.2 73.1 67.6 5.5 59.8 7.5 55.3
ER 5950 Cariboo
May 2017 127.9 87.6 81.0 6.6 68.5 7.5 63.3
May 2016 127.6 83.3 77.6 5.8 65.3 7.0 60.8
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
May 2017 67.1 44.3 41.5 2.9 66.0 6.5 61.8
May 2016 66.7 45.7 41.8 3.9 68.5 8.5 62.7
ER 5980 Northeast
May 2017 56.5 41.5 38.6 2.9 73.5 7.0 68.3
May 2016 56.2 43.6 39.4 4.2 77.6 9.6 70.1

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