QuickList: Canadian unemployment rates by province for month of May

OTTAWA — Canada’s national unemployment rate was 6.8 per cent in May. Here’s what happened provincially (previous month in brackets):

— Newfoundland and Labrador 13.8 (12.6)

— Prince Edward Island 11.0 (10.5)

— Nova Scotia 8.8 (9.2)

— New Brunswick 9.6 (9.9)

— Quebec 7.6 (7.4)

— Ontario 6.5 (6.8)

— Manitoba 5.7 (5.5)

— Saskatchewan 4.9 (4.3)

— Alberta 5.8 (5.5)

— British Columbia 6.1 (6.3)

The Canadian Press