These states are enduring the worst unemployment rates
These states are enduring the worst unemployment rates
Restaurants in Canada have been among the businesses hardest hit by the coronavirus shutdownMore
05 September, 2020, 06:43
Canada's job market continues to recover, adding 245,800 jobs in August. Moreover, the pace of gains has slowed, particularly in the hard-hit leisure and hospitality sector.
"We think that the economy's going to need low interest rates, which support economic activity, for an extended period of time", he said. And most of those (238,000) were workers hired on a temporary basis to take the 2020 Census. Most of the job gains stem from workers being recalled from furloughs or temporary layoffs.
While the fresh data may indicate some hope for an economy walloped by the COVID-19 crisis, the unemployment rate still isn't anywhere near pre-pandemic levels. He predicted little movement in the unemployment rate in August and less than one million new jobs added, the consensus forecast for a 1.4 million surge. The unemployment rate fell to 8.4%, from 10.2% a month earlier. At least 29.2 million were receiving unemployment benefits in mid-August.
Alberta's unemployment rate drop of one percentage point is the second-largest decrease last month, again only behind Newfoundland and Labrador where the rate dipped by 2.5 percentage points. The unemployment rate was as high as 14.7% in April, when most of the United States was locked down during the peak of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Brendon Bernard, an economist with job-posting website Indeed.com, wrote this week that August job numbers could yield a few more quick wins with more parts of the country open for business, such as the return of indoor dining across parts of Ontario after July's survey week. "That shouldn't be happening", Adam Ozimek, chief economist at the freelancing platform Upwork, said on Twitter. The dollar was steady against a basket of currencies. However, America is still down 11.5 million jobs from February. With fiscal stimulus tapering off, there has been a raft of furlough announcements. American Airlines has announced its workforce would shrink by 40,000, including 19,000 involuntary cuts. Permanent job losses increased by more than half a million to 3.4 million. "We're well past talking about a V-shaped recovery".
The size of Alberta's labour force declined by 16,000 in August, which was a drop of 0.6 per cent from July.
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