DiversityWorking ~ United Kingdom Immigration Articles

The Career Opportunity Job Search Engine for United Kingdom.

 Canada Articles


Employment Insurance, May 2006 (preliminary)


The estimated number of Canadians receiving regular Employment Insurance benefits in May was 483,480, down 1.6% from April (seasonally adjusted). The decrease was the fourth consecutive decline and the eighth in the last nine months.

Except for Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia and Saskatchewan, all provinces recorded decreases in May. The largest decreases occurred in Manitoba (-3.1%) and Ontario (-2.5%). Both Alberta and British Columbia have now shown declines for nine consecutive months.

Regular benefit payments in May totalled $606 million, while 220,650 people made initial and renewal claims was.

Note: Employment Insurance Statistics Program data are produced from an administrative data source and may, from time to time, be affected by changes to the Employment Insurance Act or administrative procedures. The number of beneficiaries for this month is a measure of all persons who received Employment Insurance benefits from the 14th to the 20th of the month. This coincides with the reference week of the Labour Force Survey. The regular benefit payments figure measures the total of all monies paid to individuals from the 1st to the end of the month.

Available on CANSIM: tables 276-0001 to 276-0006, 276-0009, 276-0011, 276-0015 and 276-0016.

Definitions, data sources and methods: survey number 2604.

Data on Employment Insurance for June will be released on August 29.

For general information or to order data, contact Client Services (613-951-4090; toll-free 1-866-873-8788; labour@statcan.ca). To enquire about the concepts, methods or data quality of this release, contact Gilles Groleau (613-951-4091), Labour Statistics Division.





Career Channels

Advertising Aerospace and Defense Agriculture Forestry and Fishing Apparel and Textile Industry
Architecture Arts and Entertainment Automotive Aviation and Airlines
Banking Biotechnology Building Services Engineers Clergy
Clerical and Administrative Clinical Research Nurse Conservation Construction and Real Estate
Consulting Services Customer Service Education Energy and Utilities
Engineering Entrepreneur Franchise Entry Level and Intern Environment
Executive and Management Facilities and Ground Maintenance Fashion and Modeling Financial Services
Fire, Law Enforcement, and Security Floral Designer Food, Beverage, and Tobacco Government
Graphic Arts Healthcare - Administrative Healthcare - Nursing Healthcare - Practitioners
Healthcare - Technicians Hospitality Hotel Travel Leisure Human Resources and Employment Services Installation Maintenance Repairs
Insurance and Risk Management Intern Internet and E-commerce IT - Computers, Hardware
IT - Computers, Software IT - Executive, Consulting IT - Manager IT - Networking
Legal Services Library Services Manufacturing and Operations Marketing
Materials Management Media - Broadcast Media - Online Media - Print
Metals and Mining Military Non Profit Oncology
Operations Manager Personal Care Pharmaceutical Printing and Publishing
Professional Services Public Relations Purchasing Rehabilitation Specialist
Restaurant and Food Service Retail and Wholesale Sales Science and Research
Security Clearance Sports and Recreation Store Management Telecommunications
Trades and Apprecenticeships Training Transportation Logistics and Warehousing Work from Home

Featured Jobs

Browse Featured Jobs

Employers post a job here

New Jobs

Browse New Jobs



Featured Employers


Partners

Job Target One Click Recruitology