Canada’s Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.2%

Statistics Canada delivered more positive news for the Canadian economy today, with the release of last month’s employment report. According to the agency, Canada created 60,000 full-time positions, while losing 39,000 part-time positions, for a net gain of 21,000 full and part-time positions. The combined effect dropped the unemployment rate from 8.3 percent, to 8.2 percent.

Source: The Canadian Press

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