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.
September 2017 3,434.1 2,497.2 2,297.2 200.0 72.7 8.0 66.9
September 2016 3,405.1 2,485.4 2,272.6 212.8 73.0 8.6 66.7
ER 4810 Lethbridge - Medicine Hat
September 2017 229.9 150.3 142.6 7.7 65.4 5.1 62.0
September 2016 230.3 162.7 151.8 10.9 70.6 6.7 65.9
ER 4820 Camrose - Drumheller
September 2017 160.0 108.1 99.4 8.7 67.6 8.0 62.1
September 2016 161.4 113.3 103.9 9.5 70.2 8.4 64.4
ER 4830 Calgary
September 2017 1,310.9 974.5 890.7 83.8 74.3 8.6 67.9
September 2016 1,293.4 960.4 867.4 92.9 74.3 9.7 67.1
ER 4840 and 4870 Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House and Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River, Alberta
September 2017 275.6 195.0 183.8 11.3 70.8 5.8 66.7
September 2016 277.0 196.3 183.4 12.9 70.9 6.6 66.2
ER 4850 Red Deer
September 2017 173.4 121.0 114.0 6.9 69.8 5.7 65.7
September 2016 172.6 125.0 114.1 10.9 72.4 8.7 66.1
ER 4860 Edmonton
September 2017 1,167.1 856.9 781.9 74.9 73.4 8.7 67.0
September 2016 1,151.9 837.5 770.2 67.3 72.7 8.0 66.9
ER 4880 Wood Buffalo - Cold Lake
September 2017 117.2 91.5 84.7 6.7 78.1 7.3 72.3
September 2016 .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
B.C.
September 2017 3,987.9 2,634.7 2,498.1 136.6 66.1 5.2 62.6
September 2016 3,939.3 2,558.1 2,410.6 147.4 64.9 5.8 61.2
ER 5910 Vancouver Island and Coast
September 2017 670.3 414.4 392.8 21.6 61.8 5.2 58.6
September 2016 663.2 391.6 370.4 21.2 59.0 5.4 55.9
ER 5920 Lower Mainland - Southwest
September 2017 2,500.2 1,681.7 1,603.7 78.0 67.3 4.6 64.1
September 2016 2,464.8 1,651.7 1,563.7 88.0 67.0 5.3 63.4
ER 5930 Thompson - Okanagan
September 2017 442.7 286.8 266.3 20.4 64.8 7.1 60.2
September 2016 437.4 268.6 250.5 18.1 61.4 6.7 57.3
ER 5940 Kootenay
September 2017 123.0 76.3 70.1 6.2 62.0 8.1 57.0
September 2016 122.5 71.4 65.3 6.1 58.3 8.5 53.3
ER 5950 Cariboo
September 2017 128.1 88.8 83.3 5.6 69.3 6.3 65.0
September 2016 127.9 86.1 79.6 6.4 67.3 7.4 62.2
ER 5960 and 5970 North Coast and Nechako
September 2017 67.1 46.3 43.7 2.6 69.0 5.6 65.1
September 2016 67.0 46.3 42.8 3.6 69.1 7.8 63.9
ER 5980 Northeast
September 2017 56.5 40.3 38.2 2.1 71.3 5.2 67.6
September 2016 56.4 42.4 38.3 4.0 75.2 9.4 67.9

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