Canada Employed Persons  Forecast


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Employed Persons in Canada is expected to be 18519.65 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employed Persons in Canada to stand at 18579.93 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Canada Employed Persons is projected to trend around 18100.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.


Canada Labour Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 6.3 6.4 6.4 6.5 6.6 6.7
Employed Persons 18489 18520 18553 18571 18580 18100
Unemployed Persons 1235 1360 1237 1239 1240 1340
Part Time Employment -53.4 10.1 2.43 4.41 4.38 4.38
Full Time Employment 88.7 22.16 18.45 16.74 14.76 12.69
Employment Change 35.3 21.45 18.55 17.88 17.35 16.86
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.7 66.2 66.3 66.3 66.1 67
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.1 12.9 13 13 11.56 11.8
Productivity 109 110 110 110 110 109
Labour Costs 115 118 113 113 113 123
Wages 23.76 23.81 23.8 23.8 23.79 25.53
Wages in Manufacturing 24.71 25.02 25.04 25.03 25.02 26.23
Minimum Wages 11.4 11.4 11.4 11.4 11.39 12
Population 36.44 36.9 37.3 37.3 37.1 37.9
Retirement Age Women 65 65 65 65 65 65
Retirement Age Men 65 65 65 65 65 65
Non Farm Payrolls 16336 16300 16100 16100 16469 16000
Job Vacancies 460215 377801 363307 400814 418783 400083
Living Wage Family 2690 2828 2833 2835 2838 2830
Living Wage Individual 1970 2021 2039 2048 2057 2036
Employment Rate 61.6 61.4 61.3 61.3 61.45 62.2