Unemployment rate rises to 6.8% in February
Alberta’s natural resources sector alone shed 7,000 positions, StatsCan said.
StatsCan revises December unemployment rate to 6.7%
Federal agency also reduces the estimated number of jobs gained last year to 121,300, down from 185,700.
Economy creates 25,800 new jobs, but unemployment rate rises
Resource-rich Alberta, which picked up 16,400 workers, was the biggest draw.
Does Canada really have the best record on job creation in the G7?
The answer would be no, according to OECD data.