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QuickList: Canadian unemployment rates for provinces in month of January

OTTAWA - Canada's national unemployment rate was 7.0 per cent in January. Here's what happened provincially (previous month in brackets):

_ Newfoundland 12.0 (10.8)

_ Prince Edward Island 11.3 (11.6)

_ Nova Scotia 8.6 (9.2)

_ New Brunswick 9.9 (9.7)

_ Quebec 7.5 (7.7)

_ Ontario 7.5 (7.9)

_ Manitoba 5.6 (5.5)

_ Saskatchewan 4.3 (3.9)

_ Alberta 4.6 (4.8)

_ British Columbia 6.4 (6.6)

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