EI Program Characteristics for the period of July 09, 2017 to August 05, 2017

Province / TerritoryEconomic Region CodeEconomic Region Name Footnote 1Unemployment Rate Footnote 2Footnote 3Footnote 4Number of Insured Hours Required to Qualify for Regular BenefitsMinimum Number of Weeks Payable for Regular BenefitsMaximum Number of Weeks Payable for Regular BenefitsFootnote 5Number of Best Weeks Required for Benefit Calculation
Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland and Labrador01St. John's (map)7.7630174020
Newfoundland and Labrador02Newfoundland/Labrador (map)Footnote 619.7420324514
Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island65Charlottetown (map)6700143622
Prince Edward Island66Prince Edward Island (map)Footnote 1013.6420264514
Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia04Eastern Nova Scotia (map)14.3420284514
Nova Scotia05Western Nova Scotia (map)8.7595184219
Nova Scotia06Halifax (map)6.9665153821
New Brunswick
New Brunswick07Fredericton-Moncton-Saint John (map)6700143622
New Brunswick08Madawaska-Charlotte (map)8.9595184219
New Brunswick09Restigouche-Albert (map)12.8455244515
Quebec
Quebec10Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (map)13.6420264514
Quebec11Quebec (map)4.7700143622
Quebec12Trois-Rivières (map)6.2665153821
Quebec13South Central Quebec (map)3.6700143622
Quebec14Sherbrooke (map)5.8700143622
Quebec15Montérégie (map)5.3700143622
Quebec16Montreal (map)6.7665153821
Quebec17Central Quebec (map)6.5665153821
Quebec18North Western Quebec (map)7.8630174020
Quebec19Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore (map)9595184219
Quebec20Hull (map)5.4700143622
Quebec21Chicoutimi-Jonquière (map)7.1630174020
Ontario
Ontario22Ottawa (map)6700143622
Ontario23Eastern Ontario (map)7.2630174020
Ontario24Kingston (map)5.2700143622
Ontario25Central Ontario (map)6.4665153821
Ontario26Oshawa (map)6700143622
Ontario27Toronto (map)6.8665153821
Ontario28Hamilton (map)5.2700143622
Ontario29St. Catharines (map)7.4630174020
Ontario30London (map)6700143622
Ontario31Niagara (map)7665153821
Ontario32Windsor (map)6700143622
Ontario33Kitchener (map)5.2700143622
Ontario34Huron (map)6.5665153821
Ontario35South Central Ontario (map)4.7700143622
Ontario36Sudbury (map)6.4665153821
Ontario37Thunder Bay (map)5.4700143622
Ontario38Northern Ontario (map)11.3490234516
Manitoba
Manitoba39Winnipeg (map)5.7700143622
Manitoba40Southern Manitoba (map)6.1665153821
Manitoba41Northern Manitoba (map)32.7420324514
Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan42Regina (map)5.1700143622
Saskatchewan43Saskatoon (map)8.4595184219
Saskatchewan44Southern Saskatchewan (map)7.5630174020
Saskatchewan45Northern Saskatchewan (map)18.8420324514
Alberta
Alberta46Calgary (map)8.9595184219
Alberta47Edmonton (map)7.7630174020
Alberta48Northern Alberta (map)11.4490234516
Alberta49Southern Alberta (map)7.4630174020
British Columbia
British Columbia50Southern Interior British Columbia (map)7.9630174020
British Columbia51Abbotsford (map)5.3700143622
British Columbia52Vancouver (map)5.1700143622
British Columbia53Victoria (map)4.8700143622
British Columbia54Southern Coastal British Columbia (map)5.8700143622
British Columbia55Northern British Columbia (map)10.5525214517
TerritoriesFootnote 11
Yukon59Whitehorse (map)4.8700143622
Yukon60Yukon (map)Footnote 77.3630174020
Northwest Territories61Yellowknife (map)3.4700143622
Northwest Territories62Northwest Territories (map)Footnote 89.9560204418
Nunavut63Iqaluit (map)9.6560204418
Nunavut64Nunavut (map)Footnote 919.3420324514

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