NEWS
12/04/2015 08:39 EST | Updated 12/04/2016 00:12 EST

QuickStats: Facts and figures about employment in Canada in month of November

OTTAWA — A quick look at November unemployment (previous month in brackets):

Unemployment rate: 7.1 per cent (7.0)

Employment rate: 61.2 per cent (61.3)

Labour force participation rate: 65.8 per cent (66.0)

Number unemployed: 1,364,800 (1,352,300)

Number working: 17,986,800 (18,022,500)

Youth (15-24 years) unemployment rate: 12.7 per cent (13.3)

Men (25 plus) unemployment rate: 6.5 per cent (6.2)

Women (25 plus) unemployment rate: 5.7 per cent (5.5)

The Canadian Press