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QuickList: Canadian unemployment rates by province for month of July

OTTAWA – Canada’s national unemployment rate was 6.9 per cent in July. Here are the jobless rates last month by province (previous month in brackets):

— Newfoundland and Labrador 12.8 per cent (12.0)

— Prince Edward Island 9.6 (11.0)

— Nova Scotia 8.4 (8.2)

— New Brunswick 9.7 (10.3)

— Quebec 7.0 (7.0)

— Ontario 6.4 (6.4)

— Manitoba 6.2 (6.1)

— Saskatchewan 6.3 (6.1)

— Alberta 8.6 (7.9)

— British Columbia 5.6 (5.9)