EI Program Characteristics for the period of February 09, 2020 to March 07, 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)7.2630174020
Newfoundland and Labrador02Newfoundland/Labrador (map)Footnote 616420304514
Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island65Charlottetown (map)5.2700143622
Prince Edward Island66Prince Edward Island (map)Footnote 1010.2525214517
Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia04Eastern Nova Scotia (map)13455244515
Nova Scotia05Western Nova Scotia (map)8.3595184219
Nova Scotia06Halifax (map)6.4665153821
New Brunswick
New Brunswick07Fredericton-Moncton-Saint John (map)6.5665153821
New Brunswick08Madawaska-Charlotte (map)7.5630174020
New Brunswick09Restigouche-Albert (map)11.7490234516
Quebec
Quebec10Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (map)14.5420284514
Quebec11Quebec (map)4.3700143622
Quebec12Trois-Rivières (map)5.2700143622
Quebec13South Central Quebec (map)3.4700143622
Quebec14Sherbrooke (map)5700143622
Quebec15Montérégie (map)4.2700143622
Quebec16Montreal (map)6.1665153821
Quebec17Central Quebec (map)4.7700143622
Quebec18North Western Quebec (map)6.5665153821
Quebec19Lower Saint Lawrence and North Shore (map)6.7665153821
Quebec20Hull (map)5700143622
Quebec21Chicoutimi-Jonquière (map)6.1665153821
Ontario
Ontario22Ottawa (map)4.2700143622
Ontario23Eastern Ontario (map)4.7700143622
Ontario24Kingston (map)5.7700143622
Ontario25Central Ontario (map)6.8665153821
Ontario26Oshawa (map)6.7665153821
Ontario27Toronto (map)5.5700143622
Ontario28Hamilton (map)4.6700143622
Ontario29St. Catharines (map)5.2700143622
Ontario30London (map)4.9700143622
Ontario31Niagara (map)7665153821
Ontario32Windsor (map)8.4595184219
Ontario33Kitchener (map)5.7700143622
Ontario34Huron (map)5.6700143622
Ontario35South Central Ontario (map)4.1700143622
Ontario36Sudbury (map)4.9700143622
Ontario37Thunder Bay (map)5700143622
Ontario38Northern Ontario (map)11525214517
Manitoba
Manitoba39Winnipeg (map)5.3700143622
Manitoba40Southern Manitoba (map)6.5665153821
Manitoba41Northern Manitoba (map)34.6420324514
Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan42Regina (map)6.6665153821
Saskatchewan43Saskatoon (map)5.8700143622
Saskatchewan44Southern Saskatchewan (map)7.8630174020
Saskatchewan45Northern Saskatchewan (map)19420324514
Alberta
Alberta46Calgary (map)7.5630174020
Alberta47Edmonton (map)8.2595184219
Alberta48Northern Alberta (map)10.8525214517
Alberta49Southern Alberta (map)7665153821
British Columbia
British Columbia50Southern Interior British Columbia (map)6.4665153821
British Columbia51Abbotsford (map)5.1700143622
British Columbia52Vancouver (map)4.6700143622
British Columbia53Victoria (map)4.4700143622
British Columbia54Southern Coastal British Columbia (map)7.1630174020
British Columbia55Northern British Columbia (map)10.2525214517
TerritoriesFootnote 11
Yukon59Whitehorse (map)3.3700143622
Yukon60Yukon (map)Footnote 712.5455244515
Northwest Territories61Yellowknife (map)3.9700143622
Northwest Territories62Northwest Territories (map)Footnote 813.8420264514
Nunavut63Iqaluit (map)6.1665153821
Nunavut64Nunavut (map)Footnote 917.3420324514

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