Explore our Data

Canada Labour Force Survey Estimates: Labour Force

Canada LFS: Labour Force

1976 - 2018 | Monthly | Person th | Statistics Canada

Canada’s LFS: Labour Force data was reported at 20,122.20 Person th in Jun 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 19,972.80 Person th for May 2018. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force data is updated monthly, averaging 15,055.55 Person th from Jan 1976 to Jun 2018, with 510 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 20,122.20 Person th in Jun 2018 and a record low of 10,087.10 Person th in Jan 1976. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Statistics Canada. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Canada – Table CA.G004: Labour Force Survey Estimates: Labour Force.

Last

19,540.30

Mar 2018
Previous

19,468.90

Feb 2018
Min

10,087.10

Jan 1976
Max

20,029.70

Aug 2017
Unit

Person th

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

19,540.30

Mar 2018

19,468.90

Feb 2018

10,087.10

Jan 1976

20,029.70

Aug 2017

Person th

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Apr 2018

View Canada's LFS: Labour Force from Jan 1976 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Canada LFS: Labour Force

Series Details
Series ID

212500002

Name

Canada LFS: Labour Force

Country

Canada

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

Person th

Status

Active

Source

Statistics Canada

First Date

Jan 1976

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

06 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

15,376.80

Variance

7,161,649.43

Standard deviation

2,676.13

Skewness

-0.02

Kurtosis

-1.12

Coefficient variation

0.17

Median

15,009.90

Max
Aug 2017

20,029.70

Min
Jan 1976

10,087.10

Previous observation
Feb 2018

19,468.90

Last observation
Mar 2018

19,540.30

Number of Observations

507

Get This Data

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual

1976 - 2017 | Yearly | Person th | Statistics Canada

Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual data was reported at 19,663.00 Person th in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 19,440.50 Person th for Dec 2016. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual data is updated yearly, averaging 14,964.55 Person th from Dec 1976 to 2017, with 42 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 19,663.00 Person th in 2017 and a record low of 10,491.30 Person th in 1976. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Statistics Canada. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Canada – Table CA.G004: Labour Force Survey Estimates: Labour Force.

Last

19,663.00

2017
Previous

19,440.50

2016
Min

10,491.30

1976
Max

19,663.00

2017
Unit

Person th

Frequency

yearly

Range

1976 - 2017

Updated on 05 Jan 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

19,663.00

2017

19,440.50

2016

10,491.30

1976

19,663.00

2017

Person th

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 05 Jan 2018

View Canada's LFS: Labour Force: Annual from 1976 to 2017 in the chart:

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual

Series Details
Series ID

208796002

Name

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual

Country

Canada

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Person th

Status

Active

Source

Statistics Canada

First Date

1976

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

05 Jan 2018

Statistics
Mean

15,352.35

Variance

7,187,366.60

Standard deviation

2,680.93

Skewness

-0.01

Kurtosis

-1.13

Coefficient variation

0.17

Median

14,964.55

Max
2017

19,663.00

Min
1976

10,491.30

Previous observation
2016

19,440.50

Last observation
2017

19,663.00

Number of Observations

42

Get This Data

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Female

1976 - 2017 | Yearly | Person th | Statistics Canada

Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Female data was reported at 9,326.50 Person th in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 9,198.80 Person th for Dec 2016. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Female data is updated yearly, averaging 6,785.15 Person th from Dec 1976 to 2017, with 42 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 9,326.50 Person th in 2017 and a record low of 3,941.70 Person th in 1976. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Female data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Statistics Canada. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Canada – Table CA.G004: Labour Force Survey Estimates: Labour Force.

Last

9,326.50

2017
Previous

9,198.80

2016
Min

3,941.70

1976
Max

9,326.50

2017
Unit

Person th

Frequency

yearly

Range

1976 - 2017

Updated on 05 Jan 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

9,326.50

2017

9,198.80

2016

3,941.70

1976

9,326.50

2017

Person th

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 05 Jan 2018

View Canada's LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Female from 1976 to 2017 in the chart:

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Female

Series Details
Series ID

208796202

Name

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Female

Country

Canada

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Person th

Status

Active

Source

Statistics Canada

First Date

1976

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

05 Jan 2018

Statistics
Mean

6,912.63

Variance

2,520,318.75

Standard deviation

1,587.55

Skewness

-0.15

Kurtosis

-1.09

Coefficient variation

0.23

Median

6,785.15

Max
2017

9,326.50

Min
1976

3,941.70

Previous observation
2016

9,198.80

Last observation
2017

9,326.50

Number of Observations

42

Get This Data

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Male

1976 - 2017 | Yearly | Person th | Statistics Canada

Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Male data was reported at 10,336.40 Person th in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 10,241.70 Person th for Dec 2016. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Male data is updated yearly, averaging 8,179.35 Person th from Dec 1976 to 2017, with 42 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 10,336.40 Person th in 2017 and a record low of 6,549.60 Person th in 1976. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Male data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Statistics Canada. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Canada – Table CA.G004: Labour Force Survey Estimates: Labour Force.

Last

10,336.40

2017
Previous

10,241.70

2016
Min

6,549.60

1976
Max

10,336.40

2017
Unit

Person th

Frequency

yearly

Range

1976 - 2017

Updated on 05 Jan 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

10,336.40

2017

10,241.70

2016

6,549.60

1976

10,336.40

2017

Person th

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 05 Jan 2018

View Canada's LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Male from 1976 to 2017 in the chart:

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Male

Series Details
Series ID

208796102

Name

Canada LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Male

Country

Canada

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Person th

Status

Active

Source

Statistics Canada

First Date

1976

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

05 Jan 2018

Statistics
Mean

8,439.73

Variance

1,206,407.41

Standard deviation

1,098.37

Skewness

0.18

Kurtosis

-1.15

Coefficient variation

0.13

Median

8,179.35

Max
2017

10,336.40

Min
1976

6,549.60

Previous observation
2016

10,241.70

Last observation
2017

10,336.40

Number of Observations

42

Get This Data

Canada LFS: Labour Force: sa

1976 - 2018 | Monthly | Person th | Statistics Canada

Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: sa data was reported at 19,823.40 Person th in Jun 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 19,747.80 Person th for May 2018. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: sa data is updated monthly, averaging 14,977.30 Person th from Jan 1976 to Jun 2018, with 510 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 19,823.40 Person th in Jun 2018 and a record low of 10,369.70 Person th in Jan 1976. Canada’s LFS: Labour Force: sa data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Statistics Canada. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Canada – Table CA.G004: Labour Force Survey Estimates: Labour Force.

Last

19,746.90

Mar 2018
Previous

19,716.80

Feb 2018
Min

10,369.70

Jan 1976
Max

19,784.20

Dec 2017
Unit

Person th

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

19,746.90

Mar 2018

19,716.80

Feb 2018

10,369.70

Jan 1976

19,784.20

Dec 2017

Person th

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Apr 2018

View Canada's LFS: Labour Force: sa from Jan 1976 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Canada LFS: Labour Force: sa

Series Details
Series ID

212500702

Name

Canada LFS: Labour Force: sa

Country

Canada

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

Person th

Status

Active

Source

Statistics Canada

First Date

Jan 1976

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

06 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

15,379.36

Variance

7,106,296.70

Standard deviation

2,665.76

Skewness

-0.01

Kurtosis

-1.14

Coefficient variation

0.17

Median

14,961.80

Max
Dec 2017

19,784.20

Min
Jan 1976

10,369.70

Previous observation
Feb 2018

19,716.80

Last observation
Mar 2018

19,746.90

Number of Observations

507

Get This Data

Canada LFS: Participation Rate

1976 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Statistics Canada

Canada’s LFS: Participation Rate data was reported at 66.50 % in Jun 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 66.10 % for May 2018. Canada’s LFS: Participation Rate data is updated monthly, averaging 65.90 % from Jan 1976 to Jun 2018, with 510 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 69.30 % in Jul 1989 and a record low of 59.90 % in Jan 1976. Canada’s LFS: Participation Rate data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Statistics Canada. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table CA.G004: Labour Force Survey Estimates: Labour Force.

Last

64.80

Mar 2018
Previous

64.60

Feb 2018
Min

59.90

Jan 1976
Max

69.30

Jul 1989
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

64.80

Mar 2018

64.60

Feb 2018

59.90

Jan 1976

69.30

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Apr 2018

View Canada's LFS: Participation Rate from Jan 1976 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Canada LFS: Participation Rate

Series Details
Series ID

212500302

Name

Canada LFS: Participation Rate

Country

Canada

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Statistics Canada

First Date

Jan 1976

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

06 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

65.71

Variance

3.26

Standard deviation

1.81

Skewness

-0.62

Kurtosis

0.58

Coefficient variation

0.03

Median

65.90

Max
Jul 1989

69.30

Min
Jan 1976

59.90

Previous observation
Feb 2018

64.60

Last observation
Mar 2018

64.80

Number of Observations

507

Get This Data

Canada LFS: Participation Rate: sa

1976 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Statistics Canada

Canada’s LFS: Participation Rate: sa data was reported at 65.50 % in Jun 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 65.30 % for May 2018. Canada’s LFS: Participation Rate: sa data is updated monthly, averaging 65.80 % from Jan 1976 to Jun 2018, with 510 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 67.70 % in Apr 2008 and a record low of 61.40 % in Sep 1976. Canada’s LFS: Participation Rate: sa data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Statistics Canada. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Canada – Table CA.G004: Labour Force Survey Estimates: Labour Force.

Last

65.50

Mar 2018
Previous

65.50

Feb 2018
Min

61.40

Sep 1976
Max

67.70

Apr 2008
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

65.50

Mar 2018

65.50

Feb 2018

61.40

Sep 1976

67.70

Apr 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 06 Apr 2018

View Canada's LFS: Participation Rate: sa from Jan 1976 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Canada LFS: Participation Rate: sa

Series Details
Series ID

212501002

Name

Canada LFS: Participation Rate: sa

Country

Canada

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Statistics Canada

First Date

Jan 1976

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

06 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

65.72

Variance

2.04

Standard deviation

1.43

Skewness

-1.07

Kurtosis

1.12

Coefficient variation

0.02

Median

65.80

Max
Apr 2008

67.70

Min
Sep 1976

61.40

Previous observation
Feb 2018

65.50

Last observation
Mar 2018

65.50

Number of Observations

507

Get This Data
LFS: Labour Force
LFS: Labour Force: Annual
LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Female
LFS: Labour Force: Annual: Male
LFS: Labour Force: sa
LFS: Participation Rate
LFS: Participation Rate: sa
CEIC Flex
Monthly metered access across all our data
20 Series Downloads Per Month
$39/per month
200 Series Downloads Per Month
$149/per month
500 Series Downloads Per Month
$299/per month
Buy Now
CEIC Unlimited
Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
Request a Demo