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QuickList: Unemployment rates in selected Canadian cities in September

OTTAWA – The national unemployment rate was 6.8 per cent in September. 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. 6.5 (6.4)

— Halifax 6.0 (5.8)

— Moncton, N.B. 6.7 (6.5)

— Saint John, N.B. 7.7 (6.9)

— Saguenay, Que. 9.4 (9.5)

— Quebec 5.7 (5.7)

— Sherbrooke, Que. 6.8 (6.9)

— Trois-Rivieres, Que. 6.0 (6.8)

— Montreal 8.4 (8.6)

— Gatineau, Que. 7.2 (6.9)

— Ottawa 6.8 (6.7)

— Kingston, Ont. 7.8 (7.1)

— Peterborough, Ont. 7.3 (8.0)

— Oshawa, Ont. 7.7 (7.7)

— Toronto 8.2 (8.3)

— Hamilton, Ont. 6.0 (6.3)

— St. Catharines-Niagara, Ont. 7.3 (7.9)

— Kitchener-Cambridge-Waterloo, Ont. 6.7 (6.4)

— Brantford, Ont. 6.7 (6.2)

— Guelph, Ont. 6.3 (7.0)

— London, Ont. 7.4 (7.5)

— Windsor, Ont. 8.7 (9.0)

— Barrie, Ont. 5.8 (6.2)

— Sudbury, Ont. 6.0 (6.3)

— Thunder Bay, Ont. 4.9 (4.7)

— Winnipeg 6.1 (6.1)

— Regina 2.8 (3.1)

— Saskatoon 4.2 (4.4)

— Calgary 4.6 (5.5)

— Edmonton 5.6 (5.6)

— Kelowna, B.C. 5.6 (5.4)

— Abbotsford, B.C. 8.1 (8.4)

— Vancouver 5.8 (5.7)

— Victoria 5.2 (5.3)