National employment numbers for June from Statistics Canada at a glance

OTTAWA — A quick look at June employment (previous month in brackets):Unemployment rate: 6.5 per cent (6.6)Employment rate: 61.6 per cent (61.5)Labour force participation rate: 65.9 per cent (65.8)Number unemployed: 1,270,300 (1,288,900)Number working: 18,411,000 (18,365,700)Youth (15-24 years) unemployment rate: 12.0 per cent (12.0)Men (25 plus) unemployment rate: 5.8 per cent (6.0)Women (25 plus) unemployment rate: 5.3 per cent (5.3)

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