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QuickList: Canadian unemployment rates for provinces in month of October

OTTAWA – Canada’s national unemployment rate was 6.5 per cent in October. Here’s what happened provincially (previous month in brackets):

— Newfoundland 12.0 (12.7)

— Prince Edward Island 9.2 (9.5)

— Nova Scotia 8.6 (8.6)

— New Brunswick 9.3 (9.6)

— Quebec 7.7 (7.6)

— Ontario 6.5 (7.1)

— Manitoba 5.0 (5.3)

— Saskatchewan 3.5 (3.5)

— Alberta 4.5 (4.4)

— British Columbia 6.1 (6.1)