Unemployment Rate Trend
For the latest unemployment rate data, visit the Chatham-Kent Workforce Planning Board at www.ckworkforcedev.com
While the unemployment percentage went up slightly in January, it’s important to look at last year’s figures for the same month. There were 1900 more people working this year vs. January 2016 and the unemployment percentage was 9.0% in 2016 vs. 6.4% in 2017.
For more information, contact:
Acting Director Economic Development Services
445 Grand Avenue West, Box 944
Chatham, Ontario N7M 5L3