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 2017 3,417.7 2,472.1 2,258.2 213.9 72.3 8.7 66.1
April 2016 3,389.2 2,449.8 2,251.8 198.0 72.3 8.1 66.4
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
April 2017 229.6 153.1 142.8 10.4 66.7 6.8 62.2
April 2016 230.3 158.3 146.9 11.4 68.7 7.2 63.8
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
April 2017 160.4 108.8 98.4 10.4 67.8 9.6 61.3
April 2016 161.7 103.8 95.2 8.5 64.2 8.2 58.9
ER 4830 Calgary
April 2017 1,301.9 957.4 870.9 86.5 73.5 9.0 66.9
April 2016 1,285.0 928.5 849.0 79.4 72.3 8.6 66.1
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
April 2017 275.8 196.1 181.8 14.3 71.1 7.3 65.9
April 2016 277.2 195.5 180.8 14.7 70.5 7.5 65.2
ER 4850 Red Deer
April 2017 172.9 121.5 109.7 11.8 70.3 9.7 63.4
April 2016 171.9 120.2 109.2 10.9 69.9 9.1 63.5
ER 4860 Edmonton
April 2017 1,159.0 846.2 773.4 72.9 73.0 8.6 66.7
April 2016 1,144.8 853.8 790.0 63.8 74.6 7.5 69.0
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
April 2017 118.2 89.1 81.4 7.7 75.4 8.6 68.9
April 2016 118.3 89.8 80.7 9.2 75.9 10.2 68.2
B.C.
April 2017 3,963.8 2,564.8 2,425.4 139.4 64.7 5.4 61.2
April 2016 3,913.9 2,499.1 2,336.9 162.2 63.9 6.5 59.7
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
April 2017 666.4 403.0 381.6 21.4 60.5 5.3 57.3
April 2016 659.3 381.3 356.1 25.1 57.8 6.6 54.0
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
April 2017 2,483.2 1,633.8 1,554.6 79.1 65.8 4.8 62.6
April 2016 2,447.7 1,610.2 1,513.7 96.5 65.8 6.0 61.8
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
April 2017 440.0 275.6 255.4 20.2 62.6 7.3 58.0
April 2016 434.4 265.1 242.3 22.9 61.0 8.6 55.8
ER 5940 Kootenay
April 2017 122.6 79.4 73.5 5.9 64.8 7.4 60.0
April 2016 122.1 72.4 66.9 5.5 59.3 7.6 54.8
ER 5950 Cariboo
April 2017 127.9 87.7 79.9 7.8 68.6 8.9 62.5
April 2016 127.6 82.1 77.6 4.6 64.3 5.6 60.8
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
April 2017 67.1 43.4 40.7 2.7 64.7 6.2 60.7
April 2016 66.7 44.6 41.1 3.5 66.9 7.8 61.6
ER 5980 Northeast
April 2017 56.5 41.9 39.6 2.3 74.2 5.5 70.1
April 2016 56.2 43.5 39.3 4.1 77.4 9.4 69.9

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