Canada Talent Market Monthly - April 2018

Canada Talent Market Monthly - April 2018

March saw an increase in employment of 32,000 jobs as a result of full-time gains with the unemployment rate unchanged at 5.8%. In the first 3 months of the year, employment was down -0.2% (-40,000) due to the rough start of the year in January. Year-over-year, employment grew by 296,000 jobs all due to full-time work.

The Canada Talent Market Monthly provides a snapshot of current employment trends and labour statistics pertinent to the Canadian market.