Labour Market Dashboard

On this page you will find an assortment of labour market statistics. Please note the time frame for each as some show annual information while other change monthly; so remember to check back regularly for updates!

  • 521,542 NL Population,
    Statistics Canada: July 1, 2019
  • 224,200 NL Employment level,
    LFS: November 2019
  • 11.0% NL Unemployment rate,
    LFS: November 2019
  • 30.7% NL Participation rate for Older Workers (55+),
    LFS: November 2019
  • $56,158 Median income NL, Census 2016 (employed full-time, full-year)
  • 2,845 New vehicle sales NL,
    NL Stats: September 2019
  • 15,894 Number of businesses in NL,
    NL Stats: December 2018
  • 56.2% % of Population 15 Years or Older with Completed Post-Secondary
    LFS: November 2019


Additional LMI links of interest

Newfoundland and Labrador Occupation Projections (Summer 2019)
To review the Newfoundland and Labrador occupation projections, released Summer 2019, please click here.

Provincial Post-Secondary Offerings List
To learn more about Newfoundland and Labrador post-secondary programs please click here. This will open the Provincial Post-Secondary Offerings List which contains a search tool providing access to information on current post-secondary programs of study in Newfoundland and Labrador.

LMI reports
A variety of labour market reports can be found on the departmental publications page by clicking here.