EI Program Characteristics for the period of May 08, 2016 to June 11, 2016

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 BenefitsNumber of Best Weeks Required for Benefit Calculation
Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland and Labrador01St. John's (map)7.1630174020
Newfoundland and Labrador02Newfoundland/Labrador (map)Footnote 518.4420324514
Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island65Charlottetown (map)7.4630174020
Prince Edward Island66Prince Edward Island (map)Footnote 914.4420264514
Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia04Eastern Nova Scotia (map)15.4420304514
Nova Scotia05Western Nova Scotia (map)8.6595184219
Nova Scotia06Halifax (map)7.1630174020
New Brunswick
New Brunswick07Fredericton-Moncton-Saint John (map)8.6595184219
New Brunswick08Madawaska-Charlotte (map)8.9595184219
New Brunswick09Restigouche-Albert (map)14.4420284514
Quebec
Quebec10Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (map)16.9420324514
Quebec11Quebec (map)4.6700143622
Quebec12Trois-Rivières (map)6.6665153821
Quebec13South Central Quebec (map)6.3665153821
Quebec14Sherbrooke (map)7.7630174020
Quebec15Montérégie (map)6.3665153821
Quebec16Montreal (map)8.5595184219
Quebec17Central Quebec (map)6.9665153821
Quebec18North Western Quebec (map)9.6560204418
Quebec19Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore (map)9.7560204418
Quebec20Hull (map)6.6665153821
Quebec21Chicoutimi-Jonquière (map)9.9560204418
Ontario
Ontario22Ottawa (map)6.9665153821
Ontario23Eastern Ontario (map)8.2595184219
Ontario24Kingston (map)6.3665153821
Ontario25Central Ontario (map)6.3665153821
Ontario26Oshawa (map)6.1665153821
Ontario27Toronto (map)7.5630174020
Ontario28Hamilton (map)5.4700143622
Ontario29St. Catharines (map)7.6630174020
Ontario30London (map)7.3630174020
Ontario31Niagara (map)8.2595184219
Ontario32Windsor (map)6.7665153821
Ontario33Kitchener (map)5.7700143622
Ontario34Huron (map)7.3630174020
Ontario35South Central Ontario (map)4.7700143622
Ontario36Sudbury (map)8.6595184219
Ontario37Thunder Bay (map)7.3630174020
Ontario38Northern Ontario (map)12.5455244515
Manitoba
Manitoba39Winnipeg (map)6.2665153821
Manitoba40Southern Manitoba (map)7665153821
Manitoba41Northern Manitoba (map)34420324514
Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan42Regina (map)5700143622
Saskatchewan43Saskatoon (map)7.1630174020
Saskatchewan44Southern Saskatchewan (map)7.4630174020
Saskatchewan45Northern Saskatchewan (map)19.9420324514
Alberta
Alberta46Calgary (map)8.4595184219
Alberta47Edmonton (map)6.9665153821
Alberta48Northern Alberta (map)12.3455244515
Alberta49Southern Alberta (map)8.2595184219
British Columbia
British Columbia50Southern Interior British Columbia (map)8.7595184219
British Columbia51Abbotsford (map)7.1630174020
British Columbia52Vancouver (map)6700143622
British Columbia53Victoria (map)7.1630174020
British Columbia54Southern Coastal British Columbia (map)7665153821
British Columbia55Northern British Columbia (map)10.8525214517
TerritoriesFootnote 10
Yukon59Whitehorse (map)5.9700143622
Yukon60Yukon (map)Footnote 68.3595184219
Northwest Territories61Yellowknife (map)6.6665153821
Northwest Territories62Northwest Territories (map)Footnote 712.4455244515
Nunavut63Iqaluit (map)5.2700143622
Nunavut64Nunavut (map)Footnote 821.5420324514

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