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State of the Labour Market

2018 Canadian Labour Market Review and 2019 Outlook

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Will a Tighter Labour Market Boost Wage Growth?


Unemployment rate drops to lowest level for the modern LFS

State of the Labour Market

November Labour Force Survey: A Sigh of Relief, at Least for Today

Unemployment rate drops to lowest level for the modern LFS
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Canadian labour market trackers can breathe a sigh of relief, at least for today. The November Labour Force Survey posted the largest monthly jump in jobs on record, edging out its previous best in March 2012.  


State of the Labour Market

November Labour Force Survey Preview: Natural Resource Jobs Stall as Oil Price Gap Grows

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Resource extraction jobs fell less in Canada than in the US after 2014, but Canada’s rebound has stalled as the oil price gap has widened


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Occupation Spotlight

Seasonal Retail: Holiday Job Postings Down This Year as the Hiring Season Starts Late

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Holiday posting share down 16%, but a growing portion is for full-time work.


Bilingual jobs most common where French spoken

Regional, State of the Labour Market

Bilingual Jobs Across Canada: What Roles Most Often Require French and English?

Bilingual jobs most common where French spoken
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Bilingualism opens doors to jobs requiring social skills in French Canada