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QuickList: Canadian unemployment rates by province for month of May

OTTAWA – Canada’s national unemployment rate was 6.9 per cent in May. Here’s what happened provincially (previous month in brackets):

— Newfoundland and Labrador 11.7 per cent (12.5)

— Prince Edward Island 10.4 (11.5)

— Nova Scotia 8.3 (8.3)

— New Brunswick 9.9 (9.6)

— Quebec 7.1 (7.5)

— Ontario 6.6 (7.0)

— Manitoba 5.9 (6.1)

— Saskatchewan 6.0 (6.3)

— Alberta 7.8 (7.2)

— British Columbia 6.1 (5.8)