Capital region jobless rate drops in August, as fewer workers seek fewer jobs | Ottawa TechWatch

The national capital region showed an impressive drop in the jobless rate in August. The rate fell to 5.9 per cent from 6.3 per cent in July, largely due to 6,100 fewer people in the labour force, along with 3,000 fewer jobs. In Ottawa, the rate fell to 5.9 per cent in August, from 6.5 […]