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QuickList: Unemployment rates in selected Canadian cities for October

OTTAWA – The national unemployment rate was 6.9 per cent in October. Statistics Canada also released seasonally adjusted, three-month moving average unemployment rates for major cities but cautions the figures may fluctuate widely because they are based on small statistical samples. (Previous month in brackets.)

— St. John’s, N.L. 5.7 (5.6)

— Halifax 6.3 (6.0)

— Moncton, N.B. 8.0 (7.9)

— Saint John, N.B. 9.4 (9.7)

— Saguenay, Que. 7.9 (8.2)

— Quebec 4.8 (4.8)

— Sherbrooke, Que. 7.1 (7.3)

— Trois-Rivieres, Que. 8.3 (9.0)

— Montreal 8.2 (8.3)

— Gatineau, Que. 5.8 (5.9)

— Ottawa 6.3 (6.7)

— Kingston, Ont. 6.2 (6.4)

— Peterborough, Ont. 6.0 (7.5)

— Oshawa, Ont. 6.6 (6.3)

— Toronto 8.0 (7.9)

— Hamilton, Ont. 7.1 (7.0)

— St. Catharines-Niagara, Ont. 8.3 (8.5)

— Kitchener-Cambridge-Waterloo, Ont. 6.8 (7.3)

— Brantford, Ont. 4.8 (5.7)

— Guelph, Ont. 7.2 (6.8)

— London, Ont. 7.9 (7.9)

— Windsor, Ont. 9.0 (9.2)

— Barrie, Ont. 5.5 (7.2)

— Sudbury, Ont. 7.2 (6.9)

— Thunder Bay, Ont. 6.3 (6.4)

— Winnipeg 5.9 (6.0)

— Regina 3.2 (3.0)

— Saskatoon 4.6 (4.4)

— Calgary 4.6 (4.7)

— Edmonton 5.3 (5.1)

— Kelowna, B.C. 5.5 (6.5)

— Abbotsford, B.C. 7.9 (7.7)

— Vancouver 6.7 (6.9)

— Victoria 5.0 (5.3)