Despite a lot of positives – the region’s unemployment rate went down, youth employment went up a bit and women started catching up with men in hiring – “they are only moving us back to gaining that which was lost” this year due to COVID-19.
August’s labour force survey from Statistics Canada reveals scarce job opportunities for young adults, as well as uneven employment gains along gender lines.
Article By: Gord HowardThe St. Catharines StandardRead original at: https://www.stcatharinesstandard.ca/news-story/9973623-study-shows-21-500-niagarans-have-lost-their-jobs-during-covid-crisis/ Thousands more jobs lost. A rising unemployment rate. Statistics Canada’s monthly national labour force…
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