EI Program Characteristics for the period of August 07, 2016 to September 10, 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 BenefitsFootnote 5Number of Best Weeks Required for Benefit Calculation
Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland and Labrador01St. John's (map)6.3665153821
Newfoundland and Labrador02Newfoundland/Labrador (map)Footnote 617.3420324514
Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island65Charlottetown (map)7.9630174020
Prince Edward Island66Prince Edward Island (map)Footnote 1013.4420264514
Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia04Eastern Nova Scotia (map)14.9420284514
Nova Scotia05Western Nova Scotia (map)10.5525214517
Nova Scotia06Halifax (map)5.3700143622
New Brunswick
New Brunswick07Fredericton-Moncton-Saint John (map)7.9630174020
New Brunswick08Madawaska-Charlotte (map)8.2595184219
New Brunswick09Restigouche-Albert (map)15.5420304514
Quebec
Quebec10Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (map)16.3420324514
Quebec11Quebec (map)4.5700143622
Quebec12Trois-Rivières (map)7665153821
Quebec13South Central Quebec (map)5.1700143622
Quebec14Sherbrooke (map)6700143622
Quebec15Montérégie (map)7.1630174020
Quebec16Montreal (map)8630174020
Quebec17Central Quebec (map)6.2665153821
Quebec18North Western Quebec (map)9.4560204418
Quebec19Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore (map)8.5595184219
Quebec20Hull (map)7.5630174020
Quebec21Chicoutimi-Jonquière (map)7.2630174020
Ontario
Ontario22Ottawa (map)6.3665153821
Ontario23Eastern Ontario (map)7.6630174020
Ontario24Kingston (map)5.6700143622
Ontario25Central Ontario (map)6.8665153821
Ontario26Oshawa (map)6.5665153821
Ontario27Toronto (map)6.3665153821
Ontario28Hamilton (map)6.2665153821
Ontario29St. Catharines (map)7.9630174020
Ontario30London (map)7.5630174020
Ontario31Niagara (map)8630174020
Ontario32Windsor (map)6.6665153821
Ontario33Kitchener (map)5.8700143622
Ontario34Huron (map)6.9665153821
Ontario35South Central Ontario (map)4.9700143622
Ontario36Sudbury (map)7.8630174020
Ontario37Thunder Bay (map)6.7665153821
Ontario38Northern Ontario (map)11.6490234516
Manitoba
Manitoba39Winnipeg (map)6.4665153821
Manitoba40Southern Manitoba (map)7.1630174020
Manitoba41Northern Manitoba (map)32.2420324514
Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan42Regina (map)5700143622
Saskatchewan43Saskatoon (map)6.2665153821
Saskatchewan44Southern Saskatchewan (map)7.2630174020
Saskatchewan45Northern Saskatchewan (map)20.3420324514
Alberta
Alberta46Calgary (map)8.9595184219
Alberta47Edmonton (map)7.7630174020
Alberta48Northern Alberta (map)12.6455244515
Alberta49Southern Alberta (map)9.3560204418
British Columbia
British Columbia50Southern Interior British Columbia (map)9595184219
British Columbia51Abbotsford (map)6.3665153821
British Columbia52Vancouver (map)5.5700143622
British Columbia53Victoria (map)5.7700143622
British Columbia54Southern Coastal British Columbia (map)6.6665153821
British Columbia55Northern British Columbia (map)11.5490234516
TerritoriesFootnote 11
Yukon59Whitehorse (map)6.1665153821
Yukon60Yukon (map)Footnote 76.5665153821
Northwest Territories61Yellowknife (map)5.8700143622
Northwest Territories62Northwest Territories (map)Footnote 811.8490234516
Nunavut63Iqaluit (map)5.2700143622
Nunavut64Nunavut (map)Footnote 920.2420324514

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