The number of unemployed persons in Canada decreased to 1081.80 Thousand in May of 2019 from 1158.70 Thousand in April of 2019. Unemployed Persons in Canada averaged 1245.32 Thousand from 1976 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 1748.90 Thousand in November of 1992 and a record low of 691.50 Thousand in March of 1976.

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Canada Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.40 5.70 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 19056.80 19029.10 19056.80 9636.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1081.80 1158.70 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 0.00 33.60 136.30 -124.40 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 27.70 73.00 148.40 -145.10 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 27.70 106.50 106.50 -124.80 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.70 65.90 67.70 61.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.00 10.30 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 25.53 25.75 25.75 13.73 CAD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 25.73 26.26 26.37 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 1.90 1.20 5.50 -0.40 percent [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 16884.20 16856.70 16884.20 10863.80 Thousand [+]
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 [+]
Adp Employment Change -16.00 61.70 74.00 -21.20 Thousand [+]
Average Hourly Earnings 28.50 28.37 28.50 15.88 CAD [+]
Employment Rate 62.20 62.10 63.70 56.00 percent [+]


Canada Unemployed Persons

In Canada, unemployed persons are individuals who are without a job and actively seeking to work. This page provides - Canada Unemployed Persons - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Unemployed Persons - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1081.80 1158.70 1748.90 691.50 1976 - 2019 Thousand Monthly
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Argentina 1338.00 Mar/19
Australia 704.70 May/19
Brazil 13.18 Apr/19
Canada 1081.80 May/19
China 974.00 Dec/18
Euro Area 12443.00 Apr/19
France 3372.90 Apr/19
Germany 2235.97 May/19
India 44.85 Dec/16
Indonesia 6871264.00 Dec/18
Italy 2652.28 Apr/19
Japan 1680.00 Apr/19
Mexico 1886205.00 Mar/19
Netherlands 302.00 May/19
Russia 3.40 May/19
Saudi Arabia 970229.00 Dec/18
Singapore 100.20 Dec/18
South Africa 6200.00 Mar/19
South Korea 1134.00 May/19
Spain 3127.35 May/19
Switzerland 101370.00 May/19
Turkey 4544.00 Mar/19
United Kingdom 1102.80 May/19
United States 5888.00 May/19


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