EI Program Characteristics for the period of October 13, 2019 to November 09, 2019

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)7.1630174020
Newfoundland and Labrador02Newfoundland/Labrador (map)Footnote 617.5420324514
Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island65Charlottetown (map)6.5665153821
Prince Edward Island66Prince Edward Island (map)Footnote 1011.2490234516
Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia04Eastern Nova Scotia (map)13.6420264514
Nova Scotia05Western Nova Scotia (map)7.9630174020
Nova Scotia06Halifax (map)5.7700143622
New Brunswick
New Brunswick07Fredericton-Moncton-Saint John (map)6.6665153821
New Brunswick08Madawaska-Charlotte (map)8.9595184219
New Brunswick09Restigouche-Albert (map)13.4420264514
Quebec
Quebec10Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (map)13.3420264514
Quebec11Quebec (map)3.1700143622
Quebec12Trois-Rivières (map)5.5700143622
Quebec13South Central Quebec (map)2.7700143622
Quebec14Sherbrooke (map)5.7700143622
Quebec15Montérégie (map)4.5700143622
Quebec16Montreal (map)5.7700143622
Quebec17Central Quebec (map)4.7700143622
Quebec18North Western Quebec (map)6700143622
Quebec19Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore (map)6700143622
Quebec20Hull (map)4.2700143622
Quebec21Chicoutimi-Jonquière (map)6700143622
Ontario
Ontario22Ottawa (map)4.4700143622
Ontario23Eastern Ontario (map)5.1700143622
Ontario24Kingston (map)5.9700143622
Ontario25Central Ontario (map)5.8700143622
Ontario26Oshawa (map)5.1700143622
Ontario27Toronto (map)5.9700143622
Ontario28Hamilton (map)5.1700143622
Ontario29St. Catharines (map)6700143622
Ontario30London (map)6.6665153821
Ontario31Niagara (map)6.5665153821
Ontario32Windsor (map)6.8665153821
Ontario33Kitchener (map)5.8700143622
Ontario34Huron (map)6.1665153821
Ontario35South Central Ontario (map)5.1700143622
Ontario36Sudbury (map)5.6700143622
Ontario37Thunder Bay (map)5.8700143622
Ontario38Northern Ontario (map)11.3490234516
Manitoba
Manitoba39Winnipeg (map)5.4700143622
Manitoba40Southern Manitoba (map)7.1630174020
Manitoba41Northern Manitoba (map)35.1420324514
Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan42Regina (map)5.1700143622
Saskatchewan43Saskatoon (map)5.7700143622
Saskatchewan44Southern Saskatchewan (map)6.9665153821
Saskatchewan45Northern Saskatchewan (map)19.1420324514
Alberta
Alberta46Calgary (map)7.3630174020
Alberta47Edmonton (map)7.3630174020
Alberta48Northern Alberta (map)11.5490234516
Alberta49Southern Alberta (map)7.8630174020
British Columbia
British Columbia50Southern Interior British Columbia (map)6.4665153821
British Columbia51Abbotsford (map)5.1700143622
British Columbia52Vancouver (map)4.7700143622
British Columbia53Victoria (map)4700143622
British Columbia54Southern Coastal British Columbia (map)6.5665153821
British Columbia55Northern British Columbia (map)10.1525214517
TerritoriesFootnote 11
Yukon59Whitehorse (map)3.2700143622
Yukon60Yukon (map)Footnote 75.6700143622
Northwest Territories61Yellowknife (map)4.1700143622
Northwest Territories62Northwest Territories (map)Footnote 814420264514
Nunavut63Iqaluit (map)6.4665153821
Nunavut64Nunavut (map)Footnote 918.1420324514

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