Canada Employment Rate  1976-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Employment Rate in Canada decreased to 61.70 percent in January from 62 percent in December of 2017. Employment Rate in Canada averaged 60.30 percent from 1976 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 63.70 percent in February of 2008 and a record low of 56 percent in December of 1982.

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Canada Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.90 5.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 18557.10 18645.10 18645.10 9636.70 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 1153.40 1139.10 1748.90 691.50 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment -137.00 41.60 136.30 -137.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 49.00 23.20 148.40 -145.10 Thousand [+]
Employment Change -88.00 64.80 94.00 -124.80 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.50 65.80 67.70 61.40 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.90 10.30 20.70 10.30 percent [+]
Productivity 108.99 109.62 109.79 69.08 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 114.90 114.65 116.47 49.37 Index Points [+]
Wages 24.45 24.34 24.67 13.73 CAD/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 25.46 25.13 26.30 14.96 CAD/Hour [+]
Minimum Wages 14.00 11.40 14.00 1.00 CAD/Hour [+]
Population 36.89 35.99 36.89 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 [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 16348.60 16370.50 16370.50 10863.80 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 467685.00 460215.00 467685.00 329710.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 2690.00 2860.00 2930.00 2690.00 CAD/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1970.00 2050.00 2080.00 1970.00 CAD/Month [+]
Adp Employment Change 10.70 -13.50 59.20 -13.50 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 61.70 62.00 63.70 56.00 percent [+]


Canada Employment Rate

In Canada, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Canada Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
61.70 62.00 63.70 56.00 1976 - 2018 percent Monthly
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employment rate by Country
Country Last
Mexico 96.87 Dec/17
Switzerland 79.90 Sep/17
Netherlands 76.30 Sep/17
Germany 75.60 Sep/17
United Kingdom 75.20 Nov/17
Russia 65.80 Dec/17
France 65.70 Dec/17
Spain 62.57 Dec/17
Australia 62.00 Dec/17
Canada 61.70 Jan/18
South Korea 60.20 Dec/17
United States 60.10 Jan/18
Japan 58.90 Dec/17
Italy 58.40 Nov/17
Brazil 54.50 Dec/17
Turkey 47.80 Nov/17


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