LMI Homepage

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Glasses and brochure sitting on some papersThe Labour Market Information Homepage is an interactive component of the Workforce Development Board’s Labour Market Guide that provides users with a background in labour market information. Users will find more in depth coverage of the topics that are the focus of the guide as well as supporting material and links that will help with more specific inquiries.

Labour Market Gateway

  • Hiring Demand Projections
  • Quarterly Job Postings

LMI Background

  • Background information about labour markets
  • Basic principles of economics applied to labour markets

LMI Users

  • An outline of who is interested in LMI
  • Descriptions and examples of ways that LMI can be used

LMI Sources

  • Descriptions of LMI sources and associated links

Getting LMI from the Statistics Canada Website

  • A guide to navigating the Statistics Canada Website

LMI Help Desk

  • Frequently asked questions about LMI
  • Contact information for the LMI Help Desk for those with questions

How to Calculate the Unemployment Rate

  • A description of how unemployment can be calculated
  • Discussions about the merits and flaws of unemployment as an economic indicator

National Occupation Classification (NOC)

  • A guide to the basis and structure of the National Occupation Classifications
  • Examples of how to use NOC to gain a better understanding of LMI

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)

  • A guide to the basis and structure of the North American Industry Classification System
  • Examples of how to use NAICS to gain a better understanding of LMI

LMI Glossary

  • Descriptions of terms used in LMI