Unemployed Persons in Canada is expected to be 1300.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Canada to stand at 1129.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Canada Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 1340.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Canada Labour Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 5.8 5.9 6 5.8 5.8 6.7
Employed Persons 18705 18743 18792 18840 18888 18100
Unemployed Persons 1142 1300 1135 1132 1130 1340
Part Time Employment -22.6 4.1 3.72 3.79 3.83 3.83
Full Time Employment 33.9 15.55 14.79 15.39 15.27 15.26
Employment Change 11.2 17.65 17.68 17.68 17.68 17.68
Labor Force Participation Rate 65.2 65.6 65.6 65.2 65.1 65
Youth Unemployment Rate 11 12 11.5 10.92 10.91 11.8
Productivity 110 111 111 111 111 114
Labour Costs 117 119 118 118 118 123
Wages 24.87 25 24.6 24.86 24.86 25.8
Wages in Manufacturing 25.06 27.4 27.9 25.06 25.06 30
Minimum Wages 14 14 15 15 15 15
Population 36.96 37.3 37.77 37.84 37.91 37.9
Retirement Age Women 65 65 65 65 65 65
Retirement Age Men 65 65 65 65 65 65
Non Farm Payrolls 16632 16000 16846 16905 16963 16000
Job Vacancies 547300 487848 466671 475127 477103 436540
Living Wage Family 2580 2750 2830 2578 2567 2800
Living Wage Individual 1930 1971 1942 1928 1913 1916
Adp Employment Change 28.8 34.84 33.86 32.23 32.23 32.43
Employment Rate 61.5 61.7 61.5 61.5 61.5 62.2