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QuickList: Canadian unemployment rates by province for month of October

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

— Newfoundland and Labrador 13.0 per cent (13.6)

— Prince Edward Island 9.9 (9.3)

— Nova Scotia 7.8 (8.9)

— New Brunswick 9.0 (8.8)

— Quebec 7.7 (7.7)

— Ontario 6.8 (6.9)

— Manitoba 5.3 (5.2)

— Saskatchewan 5.6 (5.1)

— Alberta 6.6 (6.5)

— British Columbia 6.3 (6.3)