Employment

Employment refers to the number of employed individuals 15 and over, working either full or part time jobs. It is an important indicator of job creation and overall labour market performance.

Data on this page is seasonally-unadjusted.

Adapted from Statistics Canada, Table 14-10-0017-01 (Labour force survey estimates). This does not constitute an endorsement by Statistics Canada of this product.

Highlights

  • In December 2021, there were 565,900 people employed, an increase of 21,900 jobs compared to December 2020.  Saskatchewan’s employment increased by 4.0 per cent, ranked fifth among the provinces. The national average increased by 4.7 per cent.
  • In the rest of Western Canada, Alberta's employment was up by 6.0 per cent, British Columbia and Manitoba were also up 3.8 and 5.9 per cent respectively when comparing December 2020 to December 2021 (seasonally-unadjusted).

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Adapted from Statistics Canada, Table 14-10-0017-01 (Labour force survey estimates). This does not constitute an endorsement by Statistics Canada of this product.

Adapted from Statistics Canada, Table 14-10-0017-01 (Labour force survey estimates). This does not constitute an endorsement by Statistics Canada of this product.

Adapted from Statistics Canada, Table 14-10-0017-01 (Labour force survey estimates). This does not constitute an endorsement by Statistics Canada of this product.

Released: January 07, 2022 Next Update: February 04, 2022

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