Issue 16-238: Employment Insurance

December 20, 2016

The number of British Columbians receiving regular employment insurance (EI) benefits climbed (+2.1%, seasonally adjusted) to 56,100 in October. With the exception of Quebec (-1.8%) and Ontario (-0.9%), all provinces saw a rise in EI beneficiaries, resulting in a 0.5% increase at the national level.

Data Source: Statistics Canada