Employment
The number of people who worked for pay or profit, performed unpaid domestic work, or had a job but were not able to work due to legitimate absence. For this indicator seasonally adjusted estimates are shown, unless otherwise indicated.
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Employment (thousand)

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Analysis

PUBLISHED - Dec 3, 2021
On a year-over-year basis, employment increased by 105,400, or 4.8% in November 2021. Over the same period, Canada's employment increased by 778,600, or 4.2%. Full-time employment had the largest year-over-year change, increasing 6.8% compared to November 2020, while part-time employment decreased by 2.8% over the same period.