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Unemployment Rate

Canada Unemployment Rate

The unemployment rate is expressed as the percentage of the eligible workforce (i.e those of working age) currently searching for employment but unable to secure a position. For this calculation, unemployed refers to those actively searching for employment while those that have stopped looking for one reason or another, are not included.

Unemployment Rate

Last 10 values for Canada Unemployment Rate
Date Value Previous Change
Mar 2015 6.8 6.8 -- 
Feb 2015 6.8 6.5 +0.30 
Oct 2014 6.5 6.8 -0.30 
Sep 2014 6.8 7.0 -0.20 
Aug 2014 7.0 7.0 -- 
Jul 2014 7.0 7.1 -0.10 
Jun 2014 7.1 7.0 +0.10 
May 2014 7.0 6.9 +0.10 
Apr 2014 6.9 6.9 -- 
Mar 2014 6.9 7.0 -0.10 
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