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QuickStats: Facts and figures about employment in Canada in September

10/11/2013 08:43 EDT | Updated 12/11/2013 05:12 EST
OTTAWA - A quick look at September unemployment (previous month in brackets):

Unemployment rate: 6.9 per cent (7.1)

Number unemployed: 1,325,000 (1,362,000)

Number working: 17,780,700 (17,768,800)

Youth (15-24 years) unemployment: 12.9 per cent (14.1)

Men (25 plus) unemployment: 6.2 per cent (6.2)

Women (25 plus) unemployment: 5.6 per cent (5.6)