Unemployment Rate Canada

Fort McMurray Fire Will Grind Economy To A Halt: BMO

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.06.2016 | Canada Business

BMO cuts growth forecast to zero from 1.5 per cent.

Alberta's Unemployment Rate Breaks Some Brutal Records

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.11.2016 | Canada Business

Canada's job market was flat in February, registering a small decline of 2,300 jobs. But that was enough to push the unemployment rate to 7.3 per ...

This Is The Worst City In Canada To Find A Job

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Business

Kelowna has gone from being one of the best cities for a job to one of the worst cities in a year.

U.S. Beats Canada On Jobs By Biggest Margin In 14 Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.05.2016 | Canada Business

Alberta's unemployment rate is higher than national average for first time in 28 years.

Oil Price Collapse Is Making Canada More Equal: BMO

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.16.2016 | Canada Business

When it comes to jobs, central and western Canada are playing a game of role reversal.

Canada's Job Market Looks Like It Just Boomed, But..

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada Business

Only Ontario added new jobs, and "self-employment" is the only growth area.

November Was A Brutal Month For Jobs In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.04.2015 | Canada Business

Canada's labour market performed worse than expected in November, shedding 36,000 jobs as the unemployment rate rose a notch to 7.1 per cent. Econo...

Canada's Job Market Soared In October, But...

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.08.2015 | Canada Business

After months of stagnation, Canada's job market took off in October, adding 44,000 jobs as the unemployment rate fell one-tenth of a percentage point ...

Canada's Jobless Rate Jumps To 7%

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.04.2015 | Canada Business

Canada's unemployment rate jumped to 7 per cent in August, after a six-month run at 6.8 per cent, as more people looked for work. The country added...

The Surprising Places Where Jobs Are Booming In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.10.2015 | Canada Business

Calgary sees strongest job growth of any major city Toronto's job market 'smokin'' But experts question accuracy of jobs data You’d think...

No New Jobs In June

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.10.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The Canadian economy lost 6,400 jobs in June as a strong gain in full-time employment failed to fully offset losses in part-time jobs, Stati...

For First Time Since Financial Crisis, U.S. Beats Canada On Jobs

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.14.2015 | Canada Business

It’s pretty much official: Canada's seven-year reign as a better place to find work than the U.S. is over. Canada’s unemployment rate edged hi...

A Big Surprise In Canada's Unemployment Numbers

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.10.2015 | Canada Business

Canada's labour market surprised in March, churning out 29,000 new jobs, far exceeding economists' expectations of a decline of 10,000. But Statis...

Canada Adds A Ton Of Jobs .. All Part Time

CP | Posted 02.06.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- A surge in part-time work last month helped the Canadian economy add 35,400 net new jobs, a change that nudged the unemployment rate down to...

Canada Created A Stunning Number Of Jobs In October

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.07.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- Canada's latest labour-market survey says the country's unemployment rate dropped to 6.5 per cent last month, its lowest level since Novembe...

Canada's Job Situation Worse Than We Thought For Past 2 Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Business

Canada's unemployment rate fell to a six-year low of 6.8 per cent in the most recent StatsCan report, but if you're a regular observer of jobs data, y...

Canada's Job Market Roars Back To Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.10.2014 | Canada Business

Canada's job market roared back to life in September, StatsCan says. The unemployment rate dropped to 6.8 per cent, the lowest rate since December ...

Canadian Private-Sector Job Losses The Worst Ever

The Huffington Post Canada/CP | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.05.2014 | Canada Business

Canada turned in another disappointing performance on the jobs front in August, with StatsCan reporting a net loss of 11,000 jobs for the month. Th...

Oops: StatsCan Removes Unemployment Data Over 'Error'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada Business

Statistics Canada has taken the rare move of pulling an unemployment report offline, due to “an error in processing” of July’s labour market num...

NO NEW JOBS

CP/HuffPost Canada | Posted 08.08.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s labour market continues to disappoint. The country created almost no net new jobs in July, StatsCan reported Friday, as increases in par...

Sunny Freeman

Temporary Jobs Are Canada's Future: Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada Business

A pronounced shift toward temporary gigs and unstable positions could become the new normal for this generation as demand for short-term workers rises...

These 6 Provinces Are In A 'Jobs Recession'

Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s economists can’t stop talking about last Friday’s jobs report. We at HuffPost have been harping on it too, and we promise to stop soon,...

U.S. Job Growth Triples Canada's

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.09.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canadians could be forgiven for turning a little green with envy over the surge in employment occurring south of the border.After leading the...

Canada Adds Jobs .. Very Unevenly

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada Business

Canada added 26,000 jobs in May, StatsCan reported Friday, but much of the gain was in Alberta and central Canada is seeing job growth stagnate. Th...

Get Ready To Be Jealous Of American Jobs Again

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.25.2014 | Canada Business

Canadians, get ready to be jealous of America’s job market once again. After a half-decade of lower unemployment rates and greater job growth in ...