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.
August 2016 3,402.4 2,485.9 2,271.3 214.6 73.1 8.6 66.8
August 2015 3,359.8 2,482.7 2,329.7 153.1 73.9 6.2 69.3
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
August 2016 230.3 162.5 150.7 11.8 70.6 7.3 65.4
August 2015 230.4 155.0 147.9 7.2 67.3 4.6 64.2
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
August 2016 161.4 111.8 102.1 9.7 69.3 8.7 63.3
August 2015 162.0 108.9 105.0 3.9 67.2 3.6 64.8
ER 4830 Calgary
August 2016 1,291.9 955.9 867.1 88.8 74.0 9.3 67.1
August 2015 1,269.2 954.5 888.5 66.0 75.2 6.9 70.0
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
August 2016 277.1 196.9 182.7 14.2 71.1 7.2 65.9
August 2015 277.4 208.5 197.9 10.6 75.2 5.1 71.3
ER 4850 Red Deer
August 2016 172.5 125.4 113.4 12.0 72.7 9.6 65.7
August 2015 170.5 127.2 117.1 10.1 74.6 7.9 68.7
ER 4860 Edmonton
August 2016 1,150.7 842.9 773.3 69.7 73.3 8.3 67.2
August 2015 1,132.8 834.9 786.8 48.1 73.7 5.8 69.5
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
August 2016 .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
August 2015 117.6 93.7 86.6 7.1 79.7 7.6 73.6
B.C.
August 2016 3,934.3 2,564.5 2,416.8 147.7 65.2 5.8 61.4
August 2015 3,879.4 2,485.1 2,334.8 150.4 64.1 6.1 60.2
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
August 2016 662.4 388.3 368.7 19.6 58.6 5.0 55.7
August 2015 655.1 382.6 358.4 24.2 58.4 6.3 54.7
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
August 2016 2,461.4 1,656.9 1,566.7 90.2 67.3 5.4 63.7
August 2015 2,421.4 1,569.8 1,478.0 91.7 64.8 5.8 61.0
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
August 2016 436.8 271.7 253.3 18.4 62.2 6.8 58.0
August 2015 431.4 276.7 262.6 14.1 64.1 5.1 60.9
ER 5940 Kootenay
August 2016 122.5 70.3 64.7 5.6 57.4 8.0 52.8
August 2015 121.9 80.1 72.7 7.5 65.7 9.4 59.6
ER 5950 Cariboo
August 2016 127.9 86.5 79.8 6.7 67.6 7.7 62.4
August 2015 127.3 86.8 80.0 6.8 68.2 7.8 62.8
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
August 2016 67.0 48.1 44.5 3.6 71.8 7.5 66.4
August 2015 66.5 47.5 43.7 3.8 71.4 8.0 65.7
ER 5980 Northeast
August 2016 56.3 42.8 39.2 3.7 76.0 8.6 69.6
August 2015 55.8 41.6 39.3 2.3 74.6 5.5 70.4

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