EI Program Characteristics for the period of September 10, 2017 to October 07, 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)8.2595184219
Newfoundland and Labrador02Newfoundland/Labrador (map)Footnote 620.3420324514
Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island65Charlottetown (map)5.7700143622
Prince Edward Island66Prince Edward Island (map)Footnote 1014.3420284514
Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia04Eastern Nova Scotia (map)15.5420304514
Nova Scotia05Western Nova Scotia (map)8.6595184219
Nova Scotia06Halifax (map)7.1630174020
New Brunswick
New Brunswick07Fredericton-Moncton-Saint John (map)5.9700143622
New Brunswick08Madawaska-Charlotte (map)7.2630174020
New Brunswick09Restigouche-Albert (map)11.5490234516
Quebec
Quebec10Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (map)14.4420284514
Quebec11Quebec (map)4.1700143622
Quebec12Trois-Rivières (map)6.1665153821
Quebec13South Central Quebec (map)2.5700143622
Quebec14Sherbrooke (map)4.9700143622
Quebec15Montérégie (map)5.4700143622
Quebec16Montreal (map)6.7665153821
Quebec17Central Quebec (map)6.7665153821
Quebec18North Western Quebec (map)8.2595184219
Quebec19Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore (map)8.7595184219
Quebec20Hull (map)5.7700143622
Quebec21Chicoutimi-Jonquière (map)6.8665153821
Ontario
Ontario22Ottawa (map)5.9700143622
Ontario23Eastern Ontario (map)7.4630174020
Ontario24Kingston (map)5.4700143622
Ontario25Central Ontario (map)6.6665153821
Ontario26Oshawa (map)5.3700143622
Ontario27Toronto (map)6.3665153821
Ontario28Hamilton (map)4.6700143622
Ontario29St. Catharines (map)6.5665153821
Ontario30London (map)5.3700143622
Ontario31Niagara (map)7.3630174020
Ontario32Windsor (map)6.7665153821
Ontario33Kitchener (map)4.4700143622
Ontario34Huron (map)6.7665153821
Ontario35South Central Ontario (map)4.4700143622
Ontario36Sudbury (map)6.3665153821
Ontario37Thunder Bay (map)4.9700143622
Ontario38Northern Ontario (map)11.7490234516
Manitoba
Manitoba39Winnipeg (map)5.5700143622
Manitoba40Southern Manitoba (map)6700143622
Manitoba41Northern Manitoba (map)32420324514
Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan42Regina (map)5.5700143622
Saskatchewan43Saskatoon (map)8.3595184219
Saskatchewan44Southern Saskatchewan (map)7.2630174020
Saskatchewan45Northern Saskatchewan (map)19.2420324514
Alberta
Alberta46Calgary (map)8.6595184219
Alberta47Edmonton (map)8.8595184219
Alberta48Northern Alberta (map)11.2490234516
Alberta49Southern Alberta (map)7.1630174020
British Columbia
British Columbia50Southern Interior British Columbia (map)8.4595184219
British Columbia51Abbotsford (map)5.6700143622
British Columbia52Vancouver (map)4.8700143622
British Columbia53Victoria (map)5.5700143622
British Columbia54Southern Coastal British Columbia (map)5.8700143622
British Columbia55Northern British Columbia (map)9.9560204418
TerritoriesFootnote 11
Yukon59Whitehorse (map)3.8700143622
Yukon60Yukon (map)Footnote 77.4630174020
Northwest Territories61Yellowknife (map)3.2700143622
Northwest Territories62Northwest Territories (map)Footnote 810560204418
Nunavut63Iqaluit (map)10.4525214517
Nunavut64Nunavut (map)Footnote 918.9420324514

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