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Saskatchewan achieves countries lowest unemployment rate

Saskatchewan achieves countries lowest unemployment rate

Nov 5, 2023 | 8:14am
Saskatchewan saw its unemployment decrease to now lead the nation, while the country saw its jobless rate increase. According to the latest Statistics Canada Labour Force Survey released, the province added 19,300 new jobs in October 2023 while also seeing its unemployment rate decrease to 4.4 per cent as of October 2023, marking the lowest […]
Sask. adds close to 3,000 jobs last month, but continues to see unemployment rise

Sask. adds close to 3,000 jobs last month, but continues to see unemployment rise

Sep 8, 2023 | 12:36pm
Saskatchewan added 2,800 jobs last month, the third most in the country, seeing the province’s labour force climbing to an all-time high of 632,800. Comparing year-over-year, the province added 4,600 jobs according to the newly released labour force figures from Statistics Canada. While Saskatchewan saw its labour force grow, its unemployment rate increased for the […]