EI Program Characteristics for the period of March 08, 2020 to April 11, 2020

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)8630174020
Newfoundland and Labrador02Newfoundland/Labrador (map)Footnote 615.7420304514
Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island65Charlottetown (map)5.4700143622
Prince Edward Island66Prince Edward Island (map)Footnote 1010.2525214517
Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia04Eastern Nova Scotia (map)13.1420264514
Nova Scotia05Western Nova Scotia (map)8630174020
Nova Scotia06Halifax (map)6.6665153821
New Brunswick
New Brunswick07Fredericton-Moncton-Saint John (map)6.3665153821
New Brunswick08Madawaska-Charlotte (map)7.2630174020
New Brunswick09Restigouche-Albert (map)11.2490234516
Quebec
Quebec10Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (map)14.6420284514
Quebec11Quebec (map)4.3700143622
Quebec12Trois-Rivières (map)4.7700143622
Quebec13South Central Quebec (map)3.7700143622
Quebec14Sherbrooke (map)5700143622
Quebec15Montérégie (map)4.2700143622
Quebec16Montreal (map)5.6700143622
Quebec17Central Quebec (map)3.9700143622
Quebec18North Western Quebec (map)6700143622
Quebec19Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore (map)6.7665153821
Quebec20Hull (map)5700143622
Quebec21Chicoutimi-Jonquière (map)5.8700143622
Ontario
Ontario22Ottawa (map)4.3700143622
Ontario23Eastern Ontario (map)4.8700143622
Ontario24Kingston (map)5.4700143622
Ontario25Central Ontario (map)6.9665153821
Ontario26Oshawa (map)7.1630174020
Ontario27Toronto (map)5.4700143622
Ontario28Hamilton (map)4.8700143622
Ontario29St. Catharines (map)5.4700143622
Ontario30London (map)4.8700143622
Ontario31Niagara (map)7.4630174020
Ontario32Windsor (map)8.6595184219
Ontario33Kitchener (map)5.6700143622
Ontario34Huron (map)5.7700143622
Ontario35South Central Ontario (map)4.1700143622
Ontario36Sudbury (map)5.2700143622
Ontario37Thunder Bay (map)5.1700143622
Ontario38Northern Ontario (map)10.4525214517
Manitoba
Manitoba39Winnipeg (map)5700143622
Manitoba40Southern Manitoba (map)6.7665153821
Manitoba41Northern Manitoba (map)35.1420324514
Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan42Regina (map)6.6665153821
Saskatchewan43Saskatoon (map)6.5665153821
Saskatchewan44Southern Saskatchewan (map)8630174020
Saskatchewan45Northern Saskatchewan (map)18.6420324514
Alberta
Alberta46Calgary (map)7.6630174020
Alberta47Edmonton (map)7.9630174020
Alberta48Northern Alberta (map)11.1490234516
Alberta49Southern Alberta (map)7.3630174020
British Columbia
British Columbia50Southern Interior British Columbia (map)6.8665153821
British Columbia51Abbotsford (map)4.8700143622
British Columbia52Vancouver (map)4.5700143622
British Columbia53Victoria (map)4.3700143622
British Columbia54Southern Coastal British Columbia (map)7.6630174020
British Columbia55Northern British Columbia (map)10.1525214517
TerritoriesFootnote 11
Yukon59Whitehorse (map)3700143622
Yukon60Yukon (map)Footnote 712490234516
Northwest Territories61Yellowknife (map)4.2700143622
Northwest Territories62Northwest Territories (map)Footnote 814420264514
Nunavut63Iqaluit (map)6.5665153821
Nunavut64Nunavut (map)Footnote 917420324514

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