Employment Rate in Canada decreased to 62.10 percent in June from 62.20 percent in May of 2019. Employment Rate in Canada averaged 60.34 percent from 1976 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 63.70 percent in February of 2008 and a record low of 56 percent in December of 1982.

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Canada Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.50 5.40 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 19054.60 19056.80 19056.80 9636.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1114.40 1081.80 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment -26.20 0.00 136.30 -124.40 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 24.10 27.70 148.40 -145.10 Thousand [+]
Employment Change -2.20 27.70 106.50 -124.80 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.70 65.70 67.70 61.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.70 10.00 20.70 10.00 percent [+]
Productivity 105.97 105.68 106.56 67.27 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 108.49 107.34 108.49 43.75 Index Points [+]
Wages 25.75 25.52 25.75 13.73 CAD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 26.48 25.74 26.48 14.96 CAD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 14.00 14.00 14.00 1.00 CAD/Hour [+]
Population 37.31 36.96 37.31 17.91 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Wage Growth 2.90 1.80 5.50 -0.40 percent [+]
Job Vacancies 506140.00 547330.00 550670.00 330215.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 2580.00 2640.00 2640.00 2440.00 CAD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1930.00 1960.00 1960.00 1790.00 CAD/Month [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 16906.20 16889.20 16906.20 10863.80 Thousand [+]
Adp Employment Change 30.40 -16.00 74.00 -21.20 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 28.81 28.50 28.81 15.88 CAD [+]
Employment Rate 62.10 62.20 63.70 56.00 percent [+]


Canada Employment Rate

In Canada, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Canada Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
62.10 62.20 63.70 56.00 1976 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Mexico 96.49 May/19
Switzerland 79.90 Mar/19
Netherlands 77.70 Mar/19
Germany 76.30 Mar/19
United Kingdom 76.00 Apr/19
France 66.10 Mar/19
Spain 63.58 Mar/19
Australia 62.50 Jun/19
Canada 62.10 Jun/19
South Korea 61.50 May/19
Japan 60.70 May/19
United States 60.60 Jun/19
Russia 59.10 May/19
Italy 59.00 May/19
Brazil 54.50 May/19
India 46.80 Dec/18
Turkey 45.80 Apr/19
South Africa 42.56 Mar/19
Argentina 42.30 Mar/19


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