Statistics Canada July 2019 Labour Force Survey Report

By on August 9, 2019 at 12:20pm

JULY 2019 STATISTICS CANADA LABOUR FORCE SURVEY REPORT MONTHLY SUMMARY

24,200 JOBS REMOVED IN JULY

5.7% UNEMPLOYMENT RATE*

202,600 12-MONTH EMPLOYMENT GAINS**

UNEMPLOYMENT RATE OVER THE PAST 12 MONTHS*

    Unemployment Rate
 
  August '18 6.0%
  September '18 5.9%
  October '18 5.8%
  November '18 5.7%
  December '18 5.7%
  January '19 5.8%
  February '19 5.8%
  March '19 5.8%
  April '19 5.7%
  May '19 5.4%
  June '19 5.5%
  July '19 5.7%

*Source: Statistics Canada

 

**Source: Statistics Canada, Seasonally Adjusted, August 2018– July 2019

 

INTERIM IS IN

54% of managers said they’re more open to hiring interim workers to bridge gaps on their team than they were two years ago.

69% would consider consistent temp work comparable to full-time work when evaluating job applicants.

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 600 senior managers at companies in Canada.

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