Canada Unemployment Rate


  • Canada Unemployment Rate is 5.0% in April 2023, after reporting a value of 5.0% in the previous month.
  • Canada Unemployment Rate averaged 7.4% from January 1919 to April 2023, reaching an all time high of 24.1% in February 1933 and a record low of 1.7% in February 1944.

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Source: Statistics Canada
Related Indicators
Name Reference Last Previous Unit
Unemployment Rate April 2023 5.0 5.0 percent
Employed Persons April 2023 20,130 20,089 persons
Unemployed Persons April 2023 1,058 1,053 persons
Jobless Claims March 2023 387,540 389,890 persons
Hours Worked April 2023 657,769 656,175
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