Here Is The May Unemployment Rate

Friday June 5th, 2020

Posted at 9:21am


Windsor’s unemployment rate jumped to 16.7% in May according to Statistics Canada, as hundreds of businesses continue to be closed due to COVID-19.

To compare the rate was 12.9% in April and 10.5% in March when the pandemic first started to hit.

The rate sat at 8.3% in February.

Windsor’s jobless rate represents the entire Windsor-Essex census area.

Overall in Canada, the rate sits at 13.7%, up from 13% in April and 7.8% in March.

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