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 May 2022, there were 567,800 people employed, an increase of 19,800 jobs compared to May 2021.  Saskatchewan’s employment increased by 3.5 per cent, ranked eigth among the provinces. The national average increased by 6.0 per cent.
  • In the rest of Western Canada, Alberta's employment was up by 6.8 per cent, British Columbia and Manitoba were also up 5.4 and 2.3 per cent respectively when comparing May 2021 to May 2022 (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: June 10, 2022 Next Update: July 08, 2022

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