2014-01-10 at 10:46
City’s unemployment drops in December
Rock 94Win one of 10 Amazing Concert packages to be given away – Tune in Now! On Your Undisputed Concert Station ROCK 94 Click Here!
The city’s jobless rate was down in December.
New data from Statistics Canada shows that the Thunder Bay area reported an unemployment rate of about 5.9 per cent for December 2013. That’s down from the 6.3 per cent reported for November.
The local jobless rate is among the lowest in the province, which had an average unemployment rate of 7.9 per cent in December. And that’s up from the 7.2 per cent recorded in November.
Nationally, the jobless rate for December was up to 7.2 per cent, which is up from the 6.9 per cent recorded in November 2013.
Click here to submit a letter to the editor.
Click here to report a typo or error