Edition: July 8, 2013: Issue 27
Issue 13-27: Highlights
Labour - In June, the number of employed persons in B.C. increased by 8,900 (seasonally adjusted), while the number of unemployed persons declined by 11,800.
The Economy - The value of B.C.’s commodity exports rose 3.3% (seasonally adjusted) in May, rebounding somewhat from a 9.6% drop a month earlier.
National Household Survey - In 2011 there were 114,505 adults 25 to 64 years old in British Columbia who identified as Aboriginal on the National Household Survey, representing 4.7% of the total adult population (2,451,615).
- Apprenticeship Student Outcomes (APPSO) Survey
- Baccalaureate Graduate Survey
- BC Assessment Employee Engagement Survey 2013
- BC Labour Market Agreement Outcomes Survey
- BC Public Service Exit Survey
- BC Skills Connect for Immigrants Program (SCI) Evaluation Survey
- Commuity Living British Columbia (CLBC) Work Environment Survey 2013
- Developmental Student Outcomes (DEVSO) Survey
- Diploma, Associate Degree, and Certificate Student Outcomes (DACSO) Survey
- FrontCounter BC Customer Satisfaction Survey
- Healthy Eating Survey
- Long Term Disability (LTD) Application Process Survey
- Ministry of Environment Workplace Motivation Survey
- Rural Taxpayers Services Survey
- Transportation Investment Corporation (TI Corp) Work Environment Survey 2013
- 360° Tool
You can read more about any of these by visiting our Current and Recent Surveys page.
- The unemployment rate in B.C. dropped to 6.3% in June.
- Commodity exports in B.C. rose 3.3% in May.
- In 2011, 42.8% of the B.C. population lived at a different address than in 2006.
Did You Know
Six in ten British Columbians strongly agree that Canada is the best place to live in the world, well above the national average of 49%. Source: Ipsos Reid
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- British Columbia’s commodity #exports climbed 3.3% in May – read more in the May 2013 issue of Exports: bcstats.gov.bc.ca/Publi...
- BC's unemployment rate decreased 0.5 percentage points to 6.3% - read Labour Force Statistics Highlights: bcstats.gov.bc.ca/Stat...
- BC Labour Force Statistics - June 2013 data files (PDF and XLS) posted bcstats.gov.bc.ca/Publi... … #opendata
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