Getting LMI from Statistics Canada

Statistics Canada has a wealth of  information that users can access directly from the homepage.  The challenge, though, is determining what you are looking for.

The most common requests or inquiries that WDB receives regarding Statistics Canada information can be found below.  Please feel free to click on a question for more information:

Q.   Where do I go to find local unemployment rate information?

Q.  How do I calculate the unemployment rate (or other employment numbers)?

Q.  What is the National Occupation Classification (NOC) and how can I use it?

Q.  What is the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) and how can I use it?

There is much more information that you might be looking from Statistics Canada that WDB would be glad to help you with.  Please feel free to contact us anytime at HelpDesk@wdb.ca.