NewsAlert: Economy added 11,200 jobs in October, unemployment rate slips to 5.8%

NewsAlert: Economy added 11,200 jobs in October, unemployment rate slips to 5.8%

NewsAlert: Economy added 11,200 jobs in October, unemployment rate slips to 5.8%

Victoria's unemployment rate remains the lowest in B.C.at 3.9 per cent in October, unchanged from the month before.

The numbers for October are out and according to Statistics Canada, the unemployment rate has dropped year-over-year from 5.2 per cent in October 2017 to 4.8 per cent last month.

Unemployment in the Lethbridge-Medicine Hat region has reached its lowest level since July 2017.

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The provincial seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate jumped to 7.3 from an even seven per cent. StatsCan said the number jobs decreased only slightly, by 2,700.

Year-over-year, employment is up by 206,000 positions or 1.1 per cent, thanks to large gains in full-time work.

Areas with increases were Banff-Jasper-Rocky Mountain House/Athabasca-Grande Prairie-Peace River (5.3 per cent, up from 5.2) and Camrose-Drumheller (5.9 per cent, up from 5.2).

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Those increases in employment were partially offset by population growth.

The central bank has raised interest rates five times in the last 15 months in response to a strengthening economy.

Statistics Canada's labour force survey says the country added 11,200 net new jobs in October, including a gain of 33,900 full-time positions, but the numbers were too low for the agency to consider them statistically significant.

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For employee work, the private sector added 20,300 positions last month, while the public sector lost 30,800 jobs.

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