Unemployment rates by province

Newfoundland has highest rate at 14.4 per cent
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 12/05/2017
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Residents view the first iceberg of the season as it passes the South Shore, also known as "Iceberg Alley", near Ferryland, Nfld., on April 16. REUTERS/Greg Locke

Here's a quick glance at unemployment rates for November, by province

OTTAWA (CP) — Canada's national unemployment rate was 5.9 per cent in November. Here are the jobless rates last month by province (previous month in brackets):

• Newfoundland and Labrador 14.4 per cent (14.5)

 Prince Edward Island 8.8 (10.3)

 Nova Scotia 8.8 (8.7)

 New Brunswick 8.3 (7.8)

 Quebec 5.4 (6.1)

 Ontario 5.5 (5.9)

 Manitoba 5.4 (5.2)

 Saskatchewan 6.0 (5.9)

 Alberta 7.3 (7.8)

 British Columbia 4.8 (4.9)

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