Employment Insurance

Employment insurance beneficiaries refers to the number of individuals who recently lost their job, are available to work, but are currently unemployed.

Data on this page is seasonally-adjusted.

Adapted from Statistics Canada, Table 14-10-0011-01(Employment Insurance program, beneficiaries receiving regular income benefits). This does not constitute an endorsement by Statistics Canada of this product.

Highlights

  • In May 2021, Saskatchewan had 43,150 regular EI recipients, up 159.6% from May 2020. Saskatchewan's percentage change ranked fifth-highest among the provinces. Nationally, EI recipients increased by 193.7%.

For additional information, click here.

Adapted from Statistics Canada, Table 14-10-0011-01(Employment Insurance program, beneficiaries receiving regular income benefits). This does not constitute an endorsement by Statistics Canada of this product.

Released: July 22, 2021 Next Update: August 19, 2021

Export

Download and use this data yourself.


Share your feedback to improve this service.

Dashboard